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Oct 8, 2017

Shelley and I finally get a chance to play a game we've been talking about from our sponsor (and enjoy it), as well as delve into the little brother of a BIG game we had fun with a couple of years ago.

Whistle Stop by Scott Caputo from Bezier Games

and

Caverna: Cave vs. Cave by Uwe Rosenberg from Mayfair/Lookout


Oct 1, 2017

The group spends more time talking about design and the state of the hobby with Tom Lehmann, Susan McKinley Ross, Matt Leacock, and the rest of the gamers around the table.

Qwirkle

Pandemic

Race for the Galaxy

Pandemic Legacy

Century Spice Road

Terraforming Mars

and others discussed


Sep 25, 2017

Meeplefest 2017 Night 2 involves Tom Lehmann, Matt Leacock, Susan McKinley Ross and a bunch of gamers spending time discussing great games played and the ways in which rules can help/hurt learning games.

Emperor's Choice

Terraforming Mars

Pandemic

Qwirkle

Race for the Galaxy

Alea Iacta Est

and others discussed!


Sep 17, 2017

Shelley and I get a couple of solid titles to the table at Meeplefest: an excellent card game and a 'not for us, but we see the appeal' dice building game.

Capital Lux by Eilif Svensson and Kristian Amundsen Ostby from Aporta Games

and

Dice Forge by Regis Bonnessee from Asmodee


Sep 10, 2017

Shelley and I report back on two fantastic Hisashi Hayashi games we were fortunate enough to play at Meeplefest (thanks Lorna and Joe!).  They made a brief appearance on BGG's store at the beginning of August (maybe you picked up copies), but are worth hunting down (or picking up if you're a publisher!!!).

Emperor's...