Fri, 20 November 2015
Episode 36: The One Year Anniversary Episode! (ft. Steampunk Rally, Loop Inc., Pandemic Legacy-Spoiler Free)
In Episode 36, Craig celebrates the first year of the show and discusses three games that keep hitting his table. First up is Steampunk Rally, a Dice-placement, card-drafting, engine-building racing game of a time, published by Roxley Games. Next up, is Loop, Inc. the game of time-travel-for-profit, released by Eagle Gryphon Games. Lastly, he digs in to a spoiler-free run through of how Pandemic Legacy works, and why you should own it. Right. Now. Also feel free to stick around after the outro for a spoiler HEAVY recap of the first four months of Craig's campaign with his family!
Steampunk Rally (Roxley Games): 7:45
Loop, Inc. (Eagle Gryphon): 27:30
Pandemic Legacy SPOILER FREE! (Z-Man Games): 48:30
Pandemic Legacy ALL THE SPOILERS!! (Z-man Games): 1:08:30
Fri, 6 November 2015
In episode 35, Craig pairs up two Word/Deck Building games in a comparison of mechanics and gameplay. First he talks about Paperback from Tim Fowers, the Dominion/Scrabble hybrid, and then he discusses Dexicon from Andrew Rowse and Eagle-Gryphon Games and the new concepts it adds to the almost stale deckbuilding genre. Lastly, Craig digs into Seven7s from Jason Tagmire and Eagle-Gryphon games, discussing its simple deck complexity. Also note, Craig is aware he is terrible at his job.
Paperback (Tim Fowers): 8:30
Dexicon (Eagle-Gryphon): 20:30
Seven7s (Eagle-Gryphon): 38:04