Boardgame Mechanics

Jason and Katie discuss board games, life, and nonsense.

22:05:33 2022-07-01
Episode 223: What is on the Shelf part 1 Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Clank! Catacombs - Dire Wolf only. No longer Renegade.  Yum Cha Card Game - 3 days, $20 Pagan: Fate of Roanoke (2nd printing) - 7 days, $48 Games Played:  Planted Picture Per...
22:10:48 2022-06-24
Episode 222: Old Faithful Games Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Return to Dark Tower RPG - 5 days, $50/$125 First in Flight - 6 days, $39 Bot Factory - 6 days, $48 Skyrise - 6 days, $49/$75 Septima - 6 days, $79 Games Played:  Campy Creatures Golem...
22:04:00 2022-06-17
Episode 221: #Origins2022 Recap Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Crossroads Inn: The Innkeeper’s Creed - 7 days, $42 Enigma Crime Scene: Sicily and Chicago - 12 days left, $54.83  Games Played:  Platypus Blank Slate Terror on Star Base X - Katie...
22:16 2022-06-10
Episode 220 - Favorite Odd End Game Mechanisms Introduction:  Games Played:  Infinity Gauntlet:  A Love Letter Game My Farm Shop Hansa Favorite Games with Odd End Game Mechanisms:  5 - Gugong  4 - Council of Blackthorn 3 - Livingstone 2 - Venice 1 -...
58:15 2022-06-03
Episode 219: #Origins2022 Preview Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Kabuto Sumo Total Mayhem and so much more - 6 days, $89 new stuff Flappy Families - 8 days, $27 Bark Avenue - 10 days, $49 Games Played:  Hanafuda - Koi Koi Ethnos  Clank! Temple of...
22:00:47 2022-05-27
Episode 218 - The Emperor and Loki Sat at The Kids Table in Druid City Staring at the Pandasaurus Wearing a Plaid Hat Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Gamefound - good for publishers, rough for users: hidden amount of time left, have to “load more...
22:03:21 2022-05-20
Episode 217 - Lookout Mayfair! Euros are coming! Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Through Ice and Snow - 6 days, $53 Brindlewood Bay: Cozy Murder Mystery RPG - 10 days, $20 digital/$65 hardback The Flood - 13 days, $55/$149 (all in)  Games Played: ...
22:07:51 2022-05-12
Episode 216 - Ride ‘em Cowboy…from Space Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Gamefound: Damask - 11 days, $33 Murder and Co: Fallen Star - 5 days, $130 All Time Wrestling: The Wrestling Card Game - 13 days, $99 (all in)/ $54 (legends) Games Played:...
22:07:55 2022-05-05
Episode 215 - Wondering About Arcane Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Autobahn - 5 days, $56 Wayfarers of the South Tigris - 5 days, $45 Broken and Beautiful: A Game about Kintsugi - 14 days, $16/$30 Games Played:  Long Shot The Dice Game Tea, Scone...
54:21 2022-04-29
Episode 214 - Spiele, Eggert Spiele Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Critter Cards - 5 days, $12 Castles by the Sea - 6 days, $45/$65 Explorers of the Woodlands - 10 days, $31 Games Played:  Sentient King of New York  De Vulgari Eloquentia  Our F...
53:22 2022-04-22
Episode 213 - The Renegades of Pretty Okay Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Gamefound: For Northwood! - 7 days, $15 Pestilence: Escape the Plague - 5 days, $6 PNP Fujiyama with Ajisai - 10 days, $47 both Games Played:  Camel Up: Off Season Rockband ...
51:04 2022-04-15
Episode 212 - The Old Grey Fox and the Hound Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Viticulture World Cooperative Expansion The Big Pig Game - 6 days, $45 Silicon Valley - 10 days, $30 Games Played: San Juan Search for Planet X Lucky’s Misadventures  O...
22:05:23 2022-04-07
Episode 211 - Our Favorite AEG Games Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Encyclopedia - 6 days, $54 Age of Rome - 7 days, $76  An Unexpected Wedding Invitation - 13 days, $33(hardback) $8 pdf, $27 paperback Games Played:  Livingstone Aeon’s End Ex L...
53:12 2022-04-01
Episode 210 - Toss a Coin to the Tasty Minstrel Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding: Route East - 5 days, $42 Habitats, Nine Lives, Basketboss - 6 days, $19(9)/$39; $89 all three  Ryozen - 6 days, $44 Games Played:  Bargain Hunter Mai Star Pebble Rock De...
22:00:51 2022-03-25
Episode 209 - Happy Days of Wonder Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Hamlet - 4 days, $61 Library Labyrinth - 6 days, $39 The Last Gig - 11 days, $50 Games Played:  Indulgence Walking in Burano Unicorn Fever Our Favorite Days of Wonder Games:  11: ...
22:14:24 2022-03-10
Episode 208 - Long Live the Queen…Games Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Gamefound: Pilgrim - 9 days left, about $86 Ahau (ah-how) - Rulers of Yucatán - 7 days left, $65 Deeproot Dwellers - 13 days, $45 Games Played:  Lords of Vegas with b...
22:01:07 2022-03-04
Episode 207 - Like a Rolling Stone…maier? Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Western Legends: Big Box - 10 days, $60 box/$269 Tang Garden: Seasons - 12 days, $51 Games Played:  Juicy Fruits Bohnanza Roll Player Monsters and Minions  Favor...
55:26 2022-02-24
Episode 206 - Favorite Games with Follow Mechanisms Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Envelescape: Pop Up Escape Room - 6 days, $22 (1st chapter)/$57 (first game)/$106(both chapters) The Tabletop Find-It Book - 7 days, $20 Wine Management - 9 days...
22:10:10 2022-02-18
Episode 205 - #theriveted Top 10 GOAT Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Jiangnan: Life of Gentry - 6 days, $65 Trekking Through History - 10 days, $50 Academy: The West Point Board Game - 10 days, $60 Games Played:  Parks Memories: Coast to Co...
47:29 2022-02-10
Episode 204 - Planes, Trains and Automobiles Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Old London Bridge - 8 days, $49 Ostia - 9 days, $63 Chang’an - 9 days, $35/all in $55  Games Played:  Tapestry both expansions  Merchants of the Dark Road Ber...
54:23 2022-02-03
Episode 203 - Favorite Games About Sailing (Boats, Boats, Boats!) Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Libertalia: Winds of Galecrest - March 2 Quatermain Cobblestone Games - 6 days, $30 Skate Summer - 7 days, $50 Finding Anastasia - 10 days, $35 ...
55:20 2022-01-27
Episode 202 - Our favorite Animal Games Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Most Funded Kickstarter of 2021 Trading Post - 9 days, $39 CoLab - 11 days, $45/$60 Games Played:  Micro Macro Crime City: Full House Aquasphere Whoowasit? Our Favor...
47:33 2022-01-13
Episode 201 - Anticipated Games of 2022 Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Dom Pierre - 9 days, $49 Ham’s Sandwich Shop - 6 days, $31 Blazon - 5 days, $35 Games Played:  Genotype Maglev Metro The Scarlet Pimpernel  Anticipated Games of 2...
22:03:52 2022-01-07
Episode 200 - Our Favorite Games of 2021 Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Prognosis Death - 12 days, $25 Games Played:  Harry Potter Strike Hadara Pulsar 2849  Our Favorite Games of 2021:   10 - Lawyer Up 9 - Shelfie Stacker 8 - Jinja...
22:16:06 2021-12-31
Episode 199 - Top 100 Games of All Time (10-1)  Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:  Flock of Seagulls - 6 days, $21 The Big Shuffle - 8 days, $35 The Book of Lost Things - 11 days, $79 Games Played:  Lords of Vegas  Bang! The Dice Game   T...
22:22:44 2021-12-23
Episode 198 - Top 100 Games of All Time (20-11) Introduction:  Fickle Favorite - Ryan M (Facebook Review) News/Crowdfunding:  Palaces of Carrara (second edition) - 11 days on Gamefound, $85 (retail $70) Miniature Market Games Played:  Growl St...
59:05 2021-12-17
Episode 197 - Top 100 Games of All Time (30-21) Introduction:  Fickle Favorite - Fred C News/Crowdfunding:  Bah! Humbug! - 10 days, $6 Top 100 Games of All Time (30-21):   Jason 30 - Into the Echoside  Katie 30 - Santa Monica Jason 29 - Alma...
22:01:10 2021-12-10
Episode 196 - Top 100 Games of All Time (40-31) Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding: Weather Machine - 8 days, $129  Snack Time - 9 days, $25 Games Played:  Spirits of the Wild The Bloody Inn w/ Carnies and Events  Top 100 Games of All Time (40...
22:10:06 2021-12-02
Episode 195 - Top 100 Games of All Time (50-41) Introduction:  Fickle Favorite - Brent  News/Crowdfunding:   Thrones/Dice Kingdoms/Siege of Valeria - 60 days, $30/$75 Games Played:  Clinic: Deluxe Edition Cat Lady Via Nebula Top 100 Games...
22:09:45 2021-11-25
Episode 194 - Top 100 Games of All Time (60-51) Introduction:  News/Crowdfunding:   Hanamikoji: Geisha’s Road - 3 days, $22/$39 Ko-Op - 5 days, $20  Games Played:  Trekking the World Tang Garden Top 100 Games of All Time (60-51):  Jason...
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