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Jason and Katie discuss board games, life and nonsense.

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Episode 179 - Games with great table presence

Introduction: 

News: 

  • Rat Queens: To the Slaughter - 4 days, $49
  • Naked Court: the Card Game - 9 days, $29

Games Played:  

  • Meeple Land
  • Quacks with The Alchemists expansion
  • Cleopatra and the Society of Architects 

Games with great table presence: 

  • Jason - Mall Madness
  • Katie - Everdell
  • Jason - Dice Forge
  • Katie - Victorian Masterminds
  • Jason - Die of the Dead
  • Katie - Takenoko 

Honorable mentions: Tokaido, Yamatai/Five Tribes, Camel Up, Tapestry 

Closing:

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Episode 178 - Our Favorite Auction/Bidding Games

Introduction: 

News: 

  • Cake Auf! - 2 days, $20
  • Ice Floes & Foes - 12 days, $23
  • Distilled - 13 days, $55

Games Played:  

  • Sanctum
  • Quests & Canons: The Risen Islands
  • Between Two Castles Secrets and Soirées 

Our Favorite Auction/Bidding Games:  

  • Jason - Revolution 
  • Katie - Colosseum 
  • Jason - Cargo Noir
  • Katie - Coimbra
  • Jason - Prime Time
  • Katie - Nidavellir

Honorable mentions: Power Grid, For Sale, Buru, Abyss 

Closing:

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Episode 177 - How to Combat FOMO

Introduction: 

Fickle Favorite - Lyss Cole

News: 

  • Scarface 1920 - 5 days, $117
  • Forest of Pangaia - 6 days, $58
  • First Ascent - 5 days, $49

Games Played:  

  • Terraforming Mars: Ares Expedition
  • Batman Gotham City Mystery
  • Die of the Dead

How to Combat FOMO:  

  • Jason - Share the cost of a Kickstarter
  • Katie - Take a Kickstarter timeout
  • Jason - Try the game at a con or FLGS
  • Katie - Have a friend that likes new games (reviewer?)
  • Jason - Find similar games like the one you have FOMO about to try and hold you over (buy an old edition)
  • Katie - in the words of my mom: we’ve got games at home! Shelf of shame

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Episode 176 - If I Had $100...

Introduction: 

News: 

  • Deliverance: The Game of Spiritual Warfare - 5 days, $59
  • The Bard’s D&D: Macbeth - 8 days, $8
  • Arkosa - 10 days, $49

Games Played: 

  • Summer Camp
  • Praga

If I Had $100...:  

  • Jason - Silver & Gold ($15 Miniature Market)
  • Katie -  Shipwreck Arcana ($16 Meromorph)
  • Jason - Sushi Roll ($19 Amazon)
  • Katie - Harbour ($12 geek)
  • Jason - Lords of Waterdeep ($32 Amazon)
  • Katie - Century Spice Road ($18/19 Geekmarket)
  • Jason - Marvel United ($27 Amazon)
  • Katie - Just One ($20 Walmart)
  • Jason - No Thanks ($10 Amazon)
  • Katie - Dice Forge ($28 Amazon)

Closing:

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