Mar 28, 2018
This an abbreviated episode, as Frank created "Technical Difficulties", and deleted the episode. We recorded a summary to replace it, and here is the result. Games mentioned include
Lords of Waterdeep
Mar 21, 2018
This episode discusses games where players have slightly different abilities, which often lead to different strategy and tactics. Think David vs Goliath. Often these games are not only trying to be immersive, but also tell a story. Games mentioned include:
Harry Potter: Hogwarts...
Mar 14, 2018
This episode is about train routes, electrical networks, and a healthy digression in making sure games stay fun for everyone.
Games mentioned include:
Ticket to Ride
Through the Desert
Mar 7, 2018
This discussion is about the types of auctions we have found in games. We also discuss games where the auction is the main mechanic, versus those where auctions are just a portion. Games discussed include:
Fabrik der Traume (Dream Factory)
Feb 28, 2018
Today we talk about a mechcanism that isn't: negotiation. It isn't recognized officially in a lot of games, but it sure does happen. Some of the games discussed include: