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Hobbies

Jason and Katie discuss board games, life and nonsense.

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Episode 187 - Harvesting a Good Board Game

Introduction: 

News/Crowdfunding:  

  • ScandalOH! - 5 days, $38
  • Solar Sphere: Harness the Power of the Stars - 5 days, $45
  • Anne of Green Gables: Vampire Hunter - 6 days, $31 hardcover; $12 ebook

Games Played: 

  • Moonshine Empire 
  • Space Base

Harvesting a Good Board Game: 

  • Jason - Spirits of the Rice Paddy / Rice Dice
  • Katie - Bohnanza 
  • Jason - Scoville
  • Katie - Viticulture
  • Jason - Abomination: The Heir of Frankenstein 
  • Katie - Demon Worker

Honorable Mentions: Takenoko, Agricola, La Granja, Concordia, Euphoria,T’zolkin

Closing:

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Episode 186 - GenCon Recap

Introduction:

News/Crowdfunding:  

  • Sushi Boat - 10 days, $60
  • The Artemis Odyssey - 3 days, $55
  • Dog Park - 5 days, $54/$65

Games Played: 

  • The Hunger
  • Picture Perfect
  • Camel Up: Off Season

GenCon recap: 

  • Crowd size
  • Booths/exhibitors
  • Price
  • Demos
  • Compare to Origins

Closing:

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Episode 185 - Anticipated Games of GenCon

Introduction: 

  • Jaws of the Lion

News/Crowdfunding:  

  • Game of Hunt: the family magnetic board game - 5 days, $42
  • The SPILL - 6 days, $45

Games Played: 

  • Venice
  • Dogs of War
  • D&D - Saltmarsh 

Anticipated Games of GenCon 2021: 

  • Jason - Camel Up: Off Season Pretzel Games $40 For Purchase
  • Katie - Picture Perfect, Arcane Wonders, $45
  • Jason - Ceasar PSC Games $35 For Purchase
  • Katie - Rorschach, Capstone Games, $30
  • Jason - The Belgian Beers Race Grand Gamers Guild $85 For Purchase
  • Katie - Merchants of the Dark Road, Elf Creek Games, demo

Honorable Mentions: Suspects (Studio H $30), Night of the Ninja (Brotherwise Games $25), Castle Party (Devir $20), Furnace (? $40), The Hunger (Renegade $50), Holly Jolly, Kabuto Sumo

Closing:

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Episode 184 - Favorite “Mystery” Games

Introduction: 

News:  2

  • WILD: Serengeti - 6 days, $52
  • The Split - 5 days, $21

Games Played: 

  • Cleopatra and the Society of Architects 
  • On the Rocks
  • Summer Camp 

Favorite ”Mystery” Game:

  • Jason - Detective Club
  • Katie - Mystery of the Abbey
  • Jason - Batman Gotham City Mystery
  • Katie - Awkward Guests
  • Jason - Clue Great Museum Caper
  • Katie - Masque of the Red Death

Consulting Detective, Clue

Closing:

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Episode 183 - Games We Want To Play But Haven’t 

Introduction: 

News:  

  • Super Truffle Pigs - 6 days, $35
  • Advercity - 9 days, $35

Games Played: 

  • Red Rising
  • Dark Tales
  • Atheneum: Mystic Library 

Games We Want To Play But Haven’t: 

  • Jason - Feudum
  • Katie - T.I.M.E. Stories
  • Jason - The Downfall of Pompeii
  • Katie - Tang Garden
  • Jason - Die Macher
  • Katie - Cinque Terre

Other Games - Shadows Over Camelot, Thurn and Taxis, Panamax, Splotter Game

Detective, Stuffed Fables, Jaws of the Lion, Thurn and Taxis

Closing:

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