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Jun 29, 2015

Shelley and I discuss our plays of two new-ish card games that are very different, but quite enjoyable. Easy games to stick in the bag and bring with you as you go on your summer excursions.

Quanto/Sloop by Mike Fitzgerald from Amigo/US Games Systems

and

Dungeon of Mandom/Welcome to the Dungeon by Masato Uesugi...


Jun 29, 2015

Friends Michelle, Earl, and Greg join in for a discussion with Shelley and me about games played at a Games Day we held at our place.  Games mentioned:

China

Walhalla

Null und Nichtig

Hansa

Catan: Struggle for Rome

Graenaland

Lost Cities

Corsari

Lowendynastie


Jun 21, 2015

Shel and I pull The Village by Inka and Markus Brand off the shelf to play the 'vanilla' version as well as its latest expansion - The Port, then try out a new Ravensburger card game called Stichling by Ralf zur Linde.

The Village by Inka and Markus Brand from Pegasus/Tasty Minstrel/eggertspiele

The Village...


Jun 20, 2015

Shelley's birthday 8 years ago was also a recording day, so this is a SHORT solo episode during which I wander into the Game Room, talk about storing games, discuss hosting a Game Night at our house, and then talk about two games we had played the previous evening:

Ticket to Ride Märklin by Alan Moon from Days of...


Jun 20, 2015

Shelley and I sit down to discuss a classic from Kramer and Ulrich, as well as a less important Reiner Knizia title.

El Grande from Rio Grande, designed by Kramer and Ulrich

Tal der Abenteuer from Parker, designed by Knizia