Episode 165 – Interview with Juliana Moreno Patel of Wild Optimists

Episode 165 – Interview with Juliana Moreno Patel of Wild Optimists

Episode 165 – Interview with Juliana Moreno Patel of Wild Optimists Boards Alive Podcast

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In our one hundred and sixty-fifth episode, Aaron is joined by designer Juliana Moreno Patel of Wild Optimists. We talk about some games we’ve been playing, including 7 Wonders: Architects and Pandemic Legacy: Season 0. Then I interview Juliana about designing escape room and puzzle games and their Crimes & Capers series of games.

This episode is sponsored by MANSCAPED and Board Game Bliss

Juliana’s Current Gaming World – 2:40

7 Wonders: Architects – 9:15

Pandemic Legacy: Season 0 – 18:25

MANSCAPED Sponsorship – Use our promo code BOARDSALIVE for 20% off and Free Shipping – 28:34

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 30:22

Interview with Juliana Moreno Patel of Wild Optimists – 31:55

Escape Room and Puzzle Games – 41:08

Crimes & Capers series – 1:02:32

Top 50 Games of All Time – 50 to 41

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Top 50 Games of All Time – 50 to 41

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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 50th to 41st favourite games of all time while Linsae talks about the 5 worst games.

Episode 76 – Pandemic Legacy Season 1 (SPOILERS!)

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Episode 76 – Pandemic Legacy Season 1 (SPOILERS!)

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In our seventy-sixth episode, Linsae joins Aaron and Quinten as we announce that we have joined Punchboard Media, a new board game media network, talk about our new show, #DATENIGHT, and talk about the games we have been playing lately. Then we switch things up by having our discussion before our review as we talk about Our Favourite Things, as submitted by you, our listeners. We also do a full SPOILER-filled review of the #1 ranked game on Board Game Geek, the cooperative legacy game Pandemic Legacy Season 1.

This episode is sponsored by Minion Games & Board Game Bliss

We have joined Punchboard Media – 0:42

Check out our new show #DATENIGHT – 4:24

Sagrada – 6:46

Flatline – 14:25

Honshu – 24:04

Dawn of the FunDead – Dome Crushers – 33:43

Minion Games – The Mahattan Project: Energy Empire Sponsorship – 44:20

Our Favourite Things – 45:45

Board Game Bliss Sponsorship – 1:30:44

Pandemic Legacy Season 1 Overview – 1:32:05

Pandemic Legacy Season 1 NON-SPOILER Opinion – 1:35:11

SPOILERS START HERE! – Pandemic Legacy Season 1 Review – 1:38:05