Episode 116 – Rising Sun

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Episode 116 – Rising Sun

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In our one hundred and sixteenth episode, we talk about what we’ve been playing lately  and we reflect on our review of Yardmaster and Yardmaster Express from 100 episodes ago. Then we review the dudes on a map game Rising Sun.

This episode is sponsored by Level 99 GamesBoard Game Bliss

Terminal City Tabletop Convention – 0:45

Crusaders: Thy Will Be Done – 4:00

The Norwegians expansion for A Feast for Odin – 20:50

Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra – 30:20

Lorenzo Il Magnifico & The Houses of the Renaissance expansion – 43:20

100 Episodes Ago We Reviewed – Yardmaster and Yardmaster Express – 56:20

Level 99 Games Millennium Blades: Collusion expansion Kickstarter Sponsorship – 59:30

Rising Sun Overview – 1:03:20

Rising Sun Thematic Review – 1:08:07

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:56:39

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Boards Alive Plays Tomb of Horrors – Episode 10

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Boards Alive Plays Tomb of Horrors – Episode 10

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In this episode we try to survive the Tomb of Horrors in Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition. We’re joined by Dustin and London, Linsae’s brother and sister-in-law as Quinten DM’s us through the tomb. We try not to pass out from a gross gas.

This episode is sponsored by Greater Than Games and their Sentinel Comics RPG Kickstarter

What Are You Wearing – 1:44

Gearing Up! – 5:14

It’s Gassy in Here– 15:25

Greater Than Games and their Sentinel Comics RPG Kickstarter Sponsorship – 37:00

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Boards A-Little Episode 3 – River Dragons

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Boards A-Little Episode 3 – River Dragons

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Boards A-Little, the podcast where an expert gamer with discerning tastes will be sitting down and discussing games…with his dad. We focus on games that are great for both kids and adults to play together.

In Episode 3, we review the programmed action selection game, River Dragons.

Episode 96 – Downforce Four Year Anniversary

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Episode 96 – Downforce Four Year Anniversary

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In our ninety-sixth episode, we celebrate the end of the fourth year of the podcast and talk about the games we have been playing lately. We also announce a super special contest for our 100th episode. We also review the betting and racing game Downforce, and we look back on the past year of gaming for us here on the podcast.

This episode is sponsored by Tasty Minstrel Games & Board Game Bliss

Celebrating our 4th Anniversary – 1:14

Mox Boarding House – 6:15

Funky Chicken – 9:30

Monster Match – 13:22

Deckscape Test Time & The Fate of London – 17:30

Nations – 24:40

Path of Play Day – Team Boards Alive – 36:15

Road to Episode 100 Contest – Entry 1 – 39:23

Tasty Minstrel Games Sponsorship – The Flow of History – 44:41

Downforce Overview – 46:10

Downforce Thematic Review – 49:19

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:14:04

Year Four Lookback – 1:15:10

Best Game of the Last Year – 1:15:34

The Biggest Disappointment – 1:24:08

Our Favourite Games we Reviewed in Season 4 – 1:29:38

Episode 95 – Interview with Daryl Andrews

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Episode 95 – Interview with Daryl Andrews

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In our ninety-fifth episode, we are joined by special guest Daryl Andrews, Designer and Developer for games like Sagrada, Roar: King of the Pride, City of Gears and more, as we talk about the games we have been playing lately. Then we interview Daryl about his gamer background and he offers advice for those wanting to become full-time designers. Plus Daryl answers some Random Listener Questions.

This episode is sponsored by Talon Strikes StudiosBoard Game Bliss

We Finally Get to Talk About Baseball! – 2:57

Survival Kit – Elder Dice – Now on Kickstarter – 10:08

Rhino Hero Super Battle – 16:14

Gaia Project – 23:10

Decrypto – 24:23

The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31 – 28:58

Path of Play Day – Team Boards Alive – 39:53

Talon Strikes Studios Sponsorship – Vinyl Kickstarter – 43:18

Interview with Daryl Andrews – 44:47

Life as a Full Time Designer – 1:00:41

Surprise Announcement – Maple Games – 1:05:07

Roar: King of the Pride – 1:17:30

Outpost: Siberia and Outpost: Amazon – 1:21:58

City of Gears – 1:24:11

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:25:55

Listener Questions – 1:26:47

Episode 94 – Dinosaur Island

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Episode 94 – Dinosaur Island

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In our ninety-forth episode, we are joined by Linsae as we do a Survival Kit segment for the 5 Color Combo Gaming Mats, talk about what we’ve been playing recently, and our Path of Play Day charity team. We also review the dinosaur park building game Dinosaur Island. Then we have the 4th annual Q&A with Q and A and L segment, where we answer all of your silly questions.

This episode is sponsored by Tasty Minstrel Games & Board Game Bliss

Spring Break! – 0:40

Survival Kit – Dawn of the Fundead – 5 Color Combo Gaming Mats Kickstarter – 2:43

Sakura – 7:58

Charterstone – 17:37

Imperial Settlers – We Didn’t Start the Fire expansion – 27:25

Path of Play Day – Team Boards Alive – 34:21

Tasty Minstrel Games Sponsorship – 42:07

Dinosaur Island Overview – 43:30

Dinosaur Island Thematic Review – 49:43

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:30:13

The 4th Annual Q&A with Q and A and L – 1:31:33

Episode 93 – Stuffed Fables

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Episode 93 – Stuffed Fables

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In our ninety-third episode, we talk about the games we have been playing lately including some deep dives into Rising Sun and Kingdom Death: Monster. Then we review the cooperative story game Stuffed Fables. That’s all we end up doing because of how long our banter segment was.

This episode is sponsored by Tasty Minstrel Games & Board Game Bliss

We Try to be Funny for a Second Time – 1:02

Sid Meier’s Civilization: A New Dawn – 3:33

Rising Sun – 17:45

Kingdom Death: Monster – 40:35

Eminent Domain: Oblivion – 54:05

Tasty Minstrel Games Sponsorship – 1:05:51

Stuffed Fables Overview – 1:07:11

Benji’s Stuffed Fables Review – 1:11:37

Stuffed Fables Thematic Review – 1:17:30

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:38:57

Support Us If You Want – 1:40:39