Fri, 27 July 2018
It's my birthday! As a present to you, here's another New Ones episode! I hope you enjoy it as I attempt to play catch up on this seriously overwhelming backlog. In this episode, I talk Hanamikoji, Clank In Space, Dice Forge, Coconuts, and Can't Stop. Be good to one another.
Clank In Space: 6:06
Dice Forge: 10:21
Can't Stop: 17:42
Punchboard Media Stinger: 23:56
Wed, 25 July 2018
Been a while. Miss me? I missed you...
My laptop is fixed so you get a New Ones episode. You know, the episodes I owe you? In this episode I talk Sentient from Renegade, This War of Mine, Fate of the Elder Gods from Fabled Nexus, Near and Far from Red Raven, and Dice Stars. I hope you enjoy. You will enjoy. Enjoy...
This War of Mine: 7:19
Fate of the Elder Gods: 12:36
Near and Far: 17:37
Dice Stars: 21:56
Punchboard Media Stinger: 30:33
Sun, 21 January 2018
New Year, New Series! Welcome to the first episode of the new 100 continuation series, which we're cleverly calling The New Ones. You know the drill, 5 new to Craig games, 5 minutes each, 1 tidy package. As a special treat, we have 4 out of 5 winners this episode!
NMBR 9: 2:09
Go Nuts for Donuts: 11:33
Coldwater Crown: 15:20
Punchboard Media Stinger: 27:17
Sun, 31 December 2017
HE DID IT! He made it through ONE HUNDRED new games! Just in time to keep going with the next 50 games HE HASnN'T recorded on yet... Sheesh, way to be a downer, Craig. You can't just take 5 minutes to be happy for yourself for finish the first monumental task, can you? Anyways, in this wrap-up episode of the New 100, Craig tackles 5 games and, spoiler alert, he finishes strong with 5 great games. He has, Unlock!, Raxxon from Plaid Hat, Before the Earth Explodes, Fantasy Realms which is one of the family's hits of the year, and Flip Ship from Kane Klanko. Enjoy this victory while you can, Craig, because the year is over so it's back to main episodes BEFORE YOU KNOW IT!
Before the Earth Explodes: 14:21
Fantasy Realms: 18:20
Flip Ships: 22:21
Punchboard Media Stinger: 32:27
Mon, 18 December 2017
Everyone, this is not a test, this is numbers 90-95 of the New 100. We've nearly made it. We'll finish before the ball drops...only to start again next year. Welcome to Sisyphean torture. IN THIS EPISODE, Craig talks about the five games in the title, which also happen to be the same games listed below in the show times list. Work it out!
Space Race: 0:55
Rocky Road a la Mode: 8:28
The Exit Series: 12:26
Punchboard Media Stinger: 23:55
Tue, 5 December 2017
We have finally hit the games Craig played at Origins! It only took us 6 months to get here! In this episode of the New 100, Craig talks about his plays of Century Spice Road from Plan B, Mayfair's Barenpark, and Yokohama from TMG. Also in this episode is the trick-taking game Vampire Queen, and the real time game Pit Crew from Stronghold.
Century Spice Road: 1:01
Vampire Queen: 14:24
Pit Crew: 17:38
Punchboard Media Stinger: 24:31
Mon, 4 December 2017
In the latest episode of the New 100, Craig finishes out the new games he played in... May... He is also not so great at this job...
Craig talks about the two player game Jaipur, Villages of Valeria from Daily Magic, Dark Dealings from Nevermore, Iello's Diamant, and finally Honshu from Renegade Games. Five mostly winners in this episode, WRITE IT DOWN!
Villages of Valeria: 5:53
Dark Dealings: 11:37
Punchboard Media Stinger: 27:27
Sun, 1 October 2017
Passing the 3/4 mark, Craig trudges through his quest to play 100 new games. Though the time frame has passed, the releases have not! In this episode, Craig covers La Granja and its multi-use card goodness, the epicness that is Ticket to Ride Rails and Sails, building a window pane in Sagrada, cube bag building and racing in Automobiles, and a whole swath of useless national knowledge in Bezier's America. Spoiler! I liked all of them!
La Granja: 0:55
Ticket to Ride Rails and Sails: 4:51
Punchboard Media Stinger: 23:51
Mon, 4 September 2017
The New 100: 66-70 (ft. First Class, Colosseum, Camel Up Cards, Gold West, Kingsport Festival Cards)
In the newest section of Craig's attempt at 100 new games in 365 days, he delves back into games that he played nearly 5 months ago.. You know, like responsible podcasts do. Five new games, more winners than losers, all in all a decent batch. First up, it the Rochester draft train game, First Class, and auction/negotiation/set collection game Coloseum. The we have a point salad sandwich in a card game bun as Craig talks Camel Up Cards, Gold West from J. Alex Kevern, and finally Kingsport Festival the Card Game to wrap things up in a Cthulhu bun. Thans for tolerating the filler as we gear up for episode 77 soon!
First Class (Z-Man): 3:05
Colosseum (TMG): 9:40
Camel Up Cards (Z-Man): 14:18
Gold West (TMG): 17:45
Kingsport Festival Card Game (Passport): 22:26
Punchboard Media Stinger: 27:29
Thu, 8 June 2017
The New 100: 61-65 (ft. Star Wars Destiny, Masmorra, Manhattan Project Energy Empire, Flamme Rouge, Herbaceous)
In the newest episode of New 100, Craig ATTEMPTS to finish this silly project, one which is slipping further and further away. But in THIS episode, Craig discusses a plethora of different styles of games! First up, the dice and card game Star Wars Destiny, then CMONs Arcadia Quest dungeon crawler Masmorra. After that, Craig tackles the worker placement game Manhattan Project Energy Empire and the race game Flamme Rouge before finishing up with the card drafting game Herbaceous. All in all a great selection of games, even if some of the games weren't great.
SW Destiny: 1:45
Manhattan Project Energy Empire: 8:43
Flamme Rouge: 12:22