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In each episode of the podcast, we will focus our attention on one heavy game to discuss. We’ll share our thoughts and opinions on the game with our listeners. Our intention is not to teach you how to play but to help inform you about the game and hopefully help you decide if a game is one you’d like.

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In each episode of the podcast, we will focus our attention on one heavy game to discuss. We’ll share our thoughts and opinions on the game with our listeners. Our intention is not to teach you how to play but to help inform you about the game and hopefully help you decide if a game is one you’d like.

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By pchomp - May 06 2020
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I really enjoy this podcast along with the YouTube channel. I do not have a heavier game group, although I am starting to enjoy them. This really gives me ideas for games that I can get for the few times I can get a heavy one to the table.

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By Landshark4321 - Jul 16 2018
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Interesting and in depth! A great show for heavy gamers. Fantastic hosts. Great sound quality.

iTunes Ratings

269 Ratings
Average Ratings
234
15
5
3
12

Great show

By pchomp - May 06 2020
Read more
I really enjoy this podcast along with the YouTube channel. I do not have a heavier game group, although I am starting to enjoy them. This really gives me ideas for games that I can get for the few times I can get a heavy one to the table.

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By Landshark4321 - Jul 16 2018
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Interesting and in depth! A great show for heavy gamers. Fantastic hosts. Great sound quality.
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Latest release on May 04, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Heavy Cardboard Episode 121 - Root

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Edward and guest Dominick discuss Root.

0:04:05 - What's been going on?

What've we been playing?

  • 0:13:45 - Brass

  • 0:15:38 - Dûhr: The Lesser Houses

  • 0:17:49 - Fire in the Lake

  • 0:20:47 - Milestones

  • 0:23:52 - Bios: Megafauna 2

  • 0:23:58 - Root

  • 0:24:02 - Power Grid: The Indian Subcontinent

  • 0:26:10 - High Society

  • 0:27:47 - Neos

  • 0:28:48 - Elkfest

  • 0:31:13 - The Artemis Project

  • 0:32:12 - Meso

  • 0:33:10 - Time's Up

  • 0:33:25 - Teotihuacan: City of Gods

What've we acquired?

  • 0:34:23 - Leaving Earth

  • 0:35:13 - Friedrich

  • 0:36:02 - Asgard's Chosen

  • 0:36:47 - Nemo's War

  • 0:38:21 - Ground Floor 2nd Edition

  • 0:39:05 - Wildlands

  • 0:39:45 - Welcome To...

0:41:00 - What are we anticipating?

0:49:00 - What are we looking forward to playing?

0:53:44 - Root

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Sep 27 2018

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Rank #2: Heavy Cardboard Episode 128 - Top 50 of All-Time...of Right Now

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Edward gives us his Top 50 of all-time (of right now)

0:01:16 - What’s going on

0:02:42 - Show updates

0:04:57 - Support the show

What I’ve been playing?

●        0:07:23 - Donning the Purple

●        0:07:34 - Ground Floor (second edition)

●        0:08:10 - Cargo Express

●        0:09:00 - Blackout: Hong Kong

●        0:10:20 - Big Shot

●        0:10:50 - DRCongo

●        0:12:30 - Age of Steam: Ireland

●        0:13:34 - Panamax

●        0:15:27 - Dinogenics

0:17:19 - What we’ve acquired?

0:19:20 - What we’re anticipating?

0:21:17 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:23:23 - Top 50 Intro

0:26:00 - Top 50-21

1:09:15 - Top 20

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Mar 11 2019

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Rank #3: Heavy Cardboard Episode 126 - Great Western Trail

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Edward & Evan take a deep dive into Great Western Trail


0:00:50 - Welcome Evan! What’s been going on

0:12:45 - Poker

0:17:37 - Game of the Month

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:20:00 - Wildcatters

  • 0:23:20 - Teotihuacan

  • 0:27:45 - Brass: Birmingham

  • 0:33:20 - Arboretum

  • 0:34:50 - Space Corp

  • 0:36:10 - Aton

  • 0:37:45 - Keyflow

  • 0:40:10 - Outpost

  • 0:41:40 - Obsession

0:44:20 - What we’ve acquired?

0:55:15 - What we’re anticipating?

1:01:15 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

1:08:45 - Great Western Trail Review

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Feb 01 2019

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Rank #4: Heavy Cardboard Episode 139 - Brass Birmingham

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Edward & Martin take a deep dive into Brass: Birmingham

0:01:00 - Welcome Martin and background

0:09:00 - What’s been going on

0:19:08 - Poker update

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:27:40 - Quebec

  • 0:29:30 - Pipeline

  • 0:30:40 - City of the Big Shoulders

  • 0:32:25 - Taj Mahal

  • 0:33:20 - Fast Food Franchise

  • 0:37:03 - Black Angel

  • 0:42:08 - Shobu

  • 0:42:45 - Yedo Deluxe

  • 0:43:42 - Rome: City of Marble

  • 0:44:55 - Pax Emancipation

0:52:45 - What we’ve acquired?

1:02:00 - What we’re anticipating?

1:08:40 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

1:16:35 - Brass: Birmingham Review

Player aid: https://boardgamegeek.com/filepage/179522/deluxe-player-aids-brass-birmingham

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Sep 09 2019

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Rank #5: First Look - Gaia Project

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Edward, Amanda, and Matt have a quick discussion after their first play of Gaia Project.

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Apr 18 2018

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Rank #6: Heavy Cardboard Episode 138 - Top 20 Thinky Fillers

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Edward reveals his Top 20 Thinky Fillers

0:00:50 - What’s been going on

0:07:56 - Poker update

What I’ve been playing?

  • 0:13:44 - Churchill / Mark Herman

  • 0:19:40 - Grand Con

  • 0:21:35 - Glass Road

  • 0:22:30 - Yedo

  • 0:23:15 - Taj Mahal

  • 0:24:00 - Rome: City of Marble

0:24:42 - What we’ve acquired?

0:25:35 - What we’re anticipating / looking forward to playing?

0:27:00 - Top 20 Thinky Fillers

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Aug 26 2019

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Rank #7: Heavy Cardboard Episode 107 - 2017 GEA Finalists

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Enjoy, and let us know your thoughts!

  • Watsky!: 0:03:10
  • Candy bar or candy cup?:  0:18:31
  • What have we acquired?:  0:22:15
  • The announcement!:  0:27:46
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Apr 27 2018

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Rank #8: Heavy Cardboard Episode 106 - Madeira Look Back

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Enjoy, and let us know your thoughts!

  • 0:08:40 - Madeira look back
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Apr 23 2018

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Rank #9: Heavy Cardboard Episode 140 - Essen Preview, Part 1

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Edward & Rahdo do an Essen preview, and this is Part 1

0:01:00 - Welcome Rahdo and background, what’s been going on

0:12:10 - Poker update

0:15:20 - Secret Elephant

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:17:20 - Quebec

  • 0:21:50 - Pipeline

  • 0:28:00 - City of the Big Shoulders

  • 0:33:05 - Taj Mahal

  • 0:37:30 - Fast Food Franchise

  • 0:46:40 - Black Angel

  • 0:49:25 - Shobu

0:53:30 - What we’ve acquired?

1:00:20 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

1:05:00 - Essen Preview

1:12:50 - Top 11-20 Anticipated Games

Rahdo Runs Through - https://www.youtube.com/user/rahdo

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Oct 18 2019

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Rank #10: Heavy Cardboard Episode 120 - Power Grid

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Edward and guest Michael discuss Power Grid.

  • 0:01:15 - Who is Michael?

  • 0:05:03 - What's been going on?

  • 0:10:27 - What've we been playing?

    • 1846

    • Goa

    • Viticulture & Tuscany

    • Lords of Vegas

    • Brides and Bribes

    • Tao Long

    • London

    • Age of Steam: Montreal Metro

  • 0:21:20 - Acquisitions

    • Trick of the Rails

  • 0:23:16 - Looking for...

    • 1830 reprint

    • Dominion: Renaissance

    • Terraforming Mars: Prelude

    • Power Grid

    • Nemo's War

  • 0:28:04 - Looking forward to playing

    • Tao Long

    • Teotihuacan

    • Bios: Megafauna 2

    • Trickerion

    • Lovelace & Babbage

    • Far East War 1592

    • Pipeline

    • Coffee Traders

    • Tesla vs Edison

    • The Speicherstadt

  • 0:32:45: Power Grid review 

Info sheet mentioned from BGG: http://boardgamegeek.com/filepage/15138/powergridinfosheetpdf

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Sep 14 2018

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Rank #12: Heavy Cardboard Episode 130 - Conversation with Cole Wehrle

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Edwards sits down to chat with the designer of Root, Pax Pamir, and much more.

To watch the video version, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zc8-XD1H930

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Apr 04 2019

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Rank #13: Heavy Cardboard 2017 Golden Elephant Award announcement

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We reveal the winners of both the People's Choice and Golden Elephant Awards for the 2017 year!  Enjoy, y'all!

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Jun 27 2018

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Rank #14: Heavy Cardboard - The Announcement

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Listen to hear an announcement from Edward and Amanda.

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Aug 22 2018

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Rank #15: Heavy Cardboard Episode 114 - Conversation with Martin Wallace

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While at UK Games Expo, Edward sat down for an interview with Martin Wallace.  Let know what you think!  Enjoy!

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Jun 28 2018

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Rank #16: Heavy Cardboard Episode 129 - Teotihuacan

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Edward & Greg take a deep dive into TeoTihuacan

0:00:55 - Welcome back Greg! What’s been going on

0:04:00 - PAX East

0:06:40 - GAMA Trade Show

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:10:05 - Age of Steam

  • 0:11:24 - Newton

  • 0:13:00 - Wingspan

  • 0:15:00 - Bus

  • 0:15:35 - Tsukuyumi

  • 0:16:50 - Bus (take 2)

  • 0:17:21 - CO2: Second Chance

  • 0:18:15 - Affliction Salem 1692

  • 0:20:55 - Millennium Blades

  • 0:21:35 - Irish Gauge

  • 0:22:00 - Dinogenics

  • 0:22:40 - Railroad Rivals

  • 0:23:20 - Rhino Hero Super Battle

0:23:45 - What we’ve acquired?

0:30:40 - What we’re anticipating?

0:32:45 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:37:00 - Teotihuacan Review

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Mar 28 2019

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Rank #17: Heavy Cardboard Episode 113 - Neue Heimat Look Back

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Before Edward left for The Big Summer Trip, he sat down with Adrian from Mile High Game Guys to discuss Neue Heimat!

Before the review, Edward and Amanda talk about games Edward saw and/or played at Origins, and how Amanda has been without air conditioning for 2 weeks.  Fun fun!

0:05:58:  Root
0:08:25:  Teotihuacan: City of the Gods
0:09:42:  City of the Big Shoulders
0:11:47:  Escape Plan
0:27:51:  Neue Heimat Look Back

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Original Neue Heimat review:  https://www.heavycardboard.com/episodelist/2015/11/18/heavy-cardboard-episode-36-neue-heimat

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Jun 21 2018

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Rank #18: Heavy Cardboard Episode 124 - Trickerion

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Edward & Greg take a deep dive into Trickerion: Legends of Illusion

0:00:50 Welcome Greg, what’s been going on and highlights of video games and TV shows of late

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:19:53 - Heaven & Ale

  • 0:20:56 - Pipeline

  • 0:22:01 - Dinosaur Island

  • 0:23:52 - Teotihuacan

  • 0:24:32 - Endeavor - Age of Sail

  • 0:25:42 - Underwater Cities

  • 0:25:58 - German Railways

  • 0:27:29 - East Indiaman

  • 0:28:32 - AIrship City

0:31:42 - What we’ve acquired?

0:34:58 - What we’re anticipating?

0:38:53 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:40:43 - Trickerion Review

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Jan 04 2019

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Rank #19: Heavy Cardboard Episode 118 - 2018 Gen Con Recap

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Edward and Amanda discuss Gen Con 2018!

0:08:37:  Gen Con recap
0:11:10:  Games Edward saw/heard about while at Gen Con
0:11:15:  Root
0:12:48:  Brass
0:13:15:  Founders of Gloomhaven
0:13:33:  Lovelace and Babbage
0:14:21:  City of the Big Shoulders
0:15:38:  Newton
0:17:56: Coimbra
0:18:14: Detective
0:18:25:  Symphony No.9
0:19:56: Bosk
0:22:45:  The meetup
0:25:42:  "After Hours" goings on
0:26:09:  Edward's play of
0:31:40:  Gavin Brown of Roxley Games
0:32:59:  Isaac Childres of Cephalofair Games
0:35:02:  Conor Mcgoey of InsideUP Games
0:38:16:  Jeff DeBoer of Funagain Games
0:48:25:  John Coveyou of Genius Games
0:57:15:  Jess Davis of Artana Games

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Aug 17 2018

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Rank #20: Heavy Cardboard at Essen Spiel Day 1

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Heavy Cardboard attends, explores and reports on Essen Spiel 2019!

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Oct 25 2019

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