Episode 128 – Marvel Champions

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Episode 128 – Marvel Champions

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In our one hundred and twenty-eighth episode, Aaron is all alone because of social distancing so he talks about some ways he’s been enjoying gaming from home and he reflects on our review of Aquasphere from 100 episodes ago. Linsae also joins Aaron to talk about playing RPGs in the age of social isolation. Then Aaron reviews the cooperative super hero living card game Marvel Champions.

This episode is sponsored by Cult Classic Callback

I’m So Alone – 0:30

Survival Kit – Folded Space Inserts – 2:33

King’s Dilemma – 6:00

Pathfinder 2nd Edition RPG Books – 14:23

Sentinels of Freedom – 24:35

100 Episodes Ago We Reviewed – Aquasphere – 31:10

RPGs with Linsae – 34:53

Cult Classic Callback Sponsorship – 54:45

Marvel Champions Overview – 55:25

Marvel Champions Thematic Review – 58:51

Episode 127 – Orca Con 2020

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Episode 127 – Orca Con 2020

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In our one hundred and twenty-seventh episode, we recap our trip to Orca Con in Bellevue, WA, including all the games we played and the awesome people we met.

This episode is sponsored by Board Game Bliss

The Harrowing Journey to Orca Con Begins – 0:45

Krass Kariert and the Spiritual Shield – 5:25

Silver – 9:15

Azul: Summer Pavilion – 13:20

Push – 26:07

Villagers – 29:25

Caylus 1303 – 38:05

Nova Luna – 42:23

Villainous: Evil Comes Prepared – 50:30

Dough Zone – Dumps – 57:28

The Crew – 59:10

It’s a Wonderful World – 1:02:45

Cartographers – 1:06:45

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:12:26

Mandala – 1:17:50

Eye My Favorite Things – 1:19:50

Formosa Tea – 1:26:50

Quacks of Quedlinburg – 1:28:30

The Worst Weather EVER! – 1:30:15

Our Thoughts on Orca Con 2020 – 1:31:55

100 Episodes Ago We Reviewed – Kingsport Festival – 1:38:42

Boards Alive Plays Tomb of Horrors – Episode 13

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Boards Alive Plays Tomb of Horrors – Episode 13

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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. The party gets very scared and finds the Hall of Wonders.

Keys are Scary – 5:20

Statues of Visage Grim – 30:12

A Special Guest Appearance – 48:00

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Top 50 Games of All Time – 10 to 1

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Top 50 Games of All Time – 10 to 1

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Thanks to the donations from all of you wonderful listeners to the charity Path of Play, the Boards Alive crew talk about their favourite games of all time.

In this episode, Aaron and Quinten talk about their 10th to 1st favourite games of all time while Linsae talks about her 5th to 1st favourite games of all time.