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On Board Games is about the board game hobby and the supporting industry.

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On Board Games is about the board game hobby and the supporting industry.

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Good show

By Pecktec - May 08 2019
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I had some issues with one particular podcast a while back. But over all the guys do a good job at presenting game information in a fun way.

Fun and relaxing!

By Sambeibei - Mar 31 2016
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The interaction between the hosts and guests are quite fun and very informative!

iTunes Ratings

81 Ratings
Average Ratings
46
16
10
7
2

Good show

By Pecktec - May 08 2019
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I had some issues with one particular podcast a while back. But over all the guys do a good job at presenting game information in a fun way.

Fun and relaxing!

By Sambeibei - Mar 31 2016
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The interaction between the hosts and guests are quite fun and very informative!
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On Board Games

Latest release on Jan 20, 2020

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On Board Games is about the board game hobby and the supporting industry.

Rank #1: OBG 380: Reading Between the Lines

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In this episode, Erik is joined by Glenn Cotter to talk all about games they've played lately including:  
  • Sierra West
  • Marvel Champions
  • Living Card Games in general
  • Dice games
  • Battlestar Galactica
    (20:51) After the break, they talk about the rules that don't make it into the rulebook.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 16 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #2: OBG 294: At a Crossroads

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In this episode, Don is joined by Nick Mariner and Prof-emeritus Lazer Books himself, Chris Barter, to talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Flow of History
  • Ascension
  • DC Deck Builder: Teen Titans
  • Can't Stop
  • Sushi Go
  • Noria
  • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
  • Charterstone
    (30:36) Following that, the trio talk about geek intersections in the hobby. How we can nerd out on non-game things.   (1:25:49) Lastly, Brian Counter talks about the Alexa game Wayne Investigation   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Apr 16 2018

1hr 29mins

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Rank #3: OBG 317: Strange Days Indeed

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In this episode, Don, Kathleen, and Bruce talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Gloomhaven
  • Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective
  • Ghost Stories
  • Empire Builder
  • Feast for Odin
  • Between Two Castles
    (24:18) Next, the trio talk about game choices for strange occasions.     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Sep 24 2018

1hr 28mins

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Rank #4: OBG 377: Tiny Games

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In this episode, Adrienne and Kathleen talk all about tiny games.     (30:32) After the break, they continue their best tiny games discussion and then talk about what they've played lately including:
  • Ghost Steps
  • Black Angel
  • Zooloretto
  • Outer World
  • Arkham LCG
Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Nov 25 2019

1hr 5mins

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Rank #5: OBG 319: Dear On Board Games

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In this episode, Don, Bruce, and Kathleen talk about games they played recently including:     (44:30) Next, the trio read and answer (with differing degrees of success) questions sent into us.     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Oct 08 2018

1hr 7mins

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Rank #6: OBG 293: Unhealthy Attachments

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In this episode, Erik and Don are joined by Michael Fox to talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Gloomhaven
  • Terraforming Mars
  • Illimat
  • Welcome to Your Perfect Home
  • SteamRollers
  • Nations: The Dice Game
  • Through the Ages the App
    (40:23) Following that, the trio talk about themes and licenses that make you like a game more than maybe you should.   (1:18:22) Lastly, Don, Erik, and Giles grab the last letter from the Dear On Board Games mailbag. Please send more in to onboardgames.net@gmail.com     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Apr 09 2018

1hr 26mins

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Rank #7: OBG 311: A Day in the Life

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In this episode, Issac talks with Adrienne Ezell about the Stronghold and Indie Board and Cards merger (among other things).

 

  (24:00) Next, the duo discuss what a day in the life of this most recent GenCon was like.   (1:24:41) Lastly, Brian Counter talks to us about another Alexa skill, this time Oregon Trail.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Aug 13 2018

1hr 29mins

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Rank #8: OBG 379: Kicking Things in the Nuts

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk with Adam Cetnerowski all about games they've played lately including:   Taverns of Tiefenthal Slay the Spire Monster Slayers Tapestry Horrified     (30:02) After the break, they talk about games that get in the way of their own fun.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 09 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #9: OBG 305: The Kids in the Hall

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk with Eric Summerer from the Dice Tower about things he saw at Origins and games they've played lately including: Gizmos Space Base Lost in Ry'leh Monkey Crown and Kingdom Merchants and Marauders Coimbra  

(22:41) Next, the trio talk all about playing games with kids and do an impromptu Triple-Play on the subject.

Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Jul 02 2018

1hr 13mins

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Rank #10: OBG 307: The Man Behind the Red Shirt

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In this episode, Erik and Don talk with Stephen Buonocore from Stronghold Games about games they've played lately including:
  • Big Trouble in Little China
  • Detective
  • Gold Fever
  • Loopin' Louie
  • MemoArrr!
  • Whoosh: Bounty Hunters
  • Paper Tales
  • Seafall
  • Gloomhaven

(23:56) Then, Stephen talks about what games he really likes and we dive into what makes those games great.

Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Jul 16 2018

1hr

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Rank #11: OBG 298: My Dex is 18

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In this episode, Don, Erik, Bruce Voge, and Kathleen Mercury all come together to talk about... well a bunch of random stuff, really.  

Then the move on to this month's triple-play topic: Dexterity Games!

Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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May 14 2018

1hr 29mins

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Rank #12: OBG 300: Bare Moan Dogs

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In this celebratory episode, Don, Erik, Isaac, and Bruce talk about 300 episodes and a bit of the history of On Board Games  

Next, the fab four tackle some questions from the "Dear On Board Games" mail bag.

(1:27:06) Lastly, we play some of the congratulatory voicemails we received.

A big THANK YOU to all of our great listeners. We would not be here without you.

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May 28 2018

1hr 32mins

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Rank #13: OBG 335: Reviews Cubed

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In this episode, Erik, Don, and Adrienne Ezell talk about some games they've played lately including: 

  • Concordia
  • Egizia
  • Lizboa
  • Gloomhaven
  (29:57) Next the trio do a review-a-palooza where they look at:
  • Pacific Victory
  • Carpe Diem
  • Koi
  • Xia
  • Meeple Realty's Xia insert
  • Passing Through Petra
  • Big Dig
  • Cupcake Empire
  • Gaia
  • Escape Room Z
  Be sure to check out the pre-order of Grand Gamers Guild's latest offering Shikoku.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Feb 04 2019

1hr 36mins

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Rank #14: OBG 374: Roll & Write Triple Play

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In this episode, Erik, Adrienne, and Kathleen talk about games they've played lately, including:  
  • Ra
  • Iron Dragon
  • Catan
  • Imperial
  • Arkham Horror LCG
  • Pennylane
  • Caravan
  • And Kathleen made a game.
      (24:43) After that, the trio do a triple play on roll and write games.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Nov 04 2019

1hr 29mins

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Rank #15: OBG 316: What is Development

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In this episode, Erik talks with Daniel Rocchi and Josh Cappel about games they've played lately, including:
  • King Domino
  • Magesty: For the Realm
  • Puerto Rico
  • Lords of Waterdeep
  • Endeavor: Age of Sail
  • Graphic Novel Adventure Books
  • Everdell
  • Tsuro

Daniel Rocchi

Josh Cappel

(17:36) Next, the trio talk about what actually happens during game development.   (55:48) Lastly, Don and Erik engage in another Review-a-palooza, talking about:
  • Hero Master: An Epic Game about Epic Fails (Kickstarter)
  • Cities of Splendor
  • Firefly Adventures
  • Tiny Epic Mechs (Kickstarter)
  • Tiny Epic Zombies
  • Kaiju Crush
  • Unlock Secret Adventures
  • Say Anything
  • Dude and More Dude
  • Most Wanted
  • Warsaw City of Ruins
  Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Sep 17 2018

1hr 49mins

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Rank #16: OBG 323: Eye Candy

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In this episode, Erik and Don talk about what they've been playing lately, including:
  • Catan
  • Tsuro
  • Detective
  • Letter Tycoon
  • Scythe
  • Big Trouble in Little China
  • Potion Explosion
    (22:36) Next, the duo talk about ways to enchance your boardgames with things like 3d printers, laser cutters, and craftiness.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Nov 05 2018

1hr 13mins

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Rank #17: OBG 334: Itty Bitty Living Space

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In this episode, Isaac talks to Steven Aramini, designer of Sprawlopolis and others, about some games they've played lately including: 

  • The lastest batch of Exit games
  • Architects of the West Kingdom
  • Untold Adventures Await
  (29:41) Next the duo talk about how to get so much game into so few components.   Animal Kingdom is on Kickstarter until Feb 1. Check it out.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Jan 28 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #18: OBG 333: Hint System and Bottlenecking

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In this episode, Don is joined by Lisa and David Spira, of the Room Escape Artist, to talk about what they've been up to.

Guests: Lisa and David Spira

  (20:01) Next, the trio talk about the wide variety of tabletop escape room experiences.

11 Principles of tabletop escape room design

https://roomescapeartist.com/2018/09/09/11-principles-of-tabletop-escape-game-design/

 

Tale of Ord

https://www.getpostcurious.com/

 

Tabletop Escape Experiences we talked about.

Escape the Room

Escape Room the Game

Exit

Unlock

Deckscape

Stand Alone

Escape the Crate

Cypher House

Mysterious Package Company

Lock Paper Scissors

Subscription Services

Dispatch by Breakout

Hunt a Killer

Finders Seekers

Makerspace

Sparkfun

https://www.sparkfun.com Prototype Harp

Thingiverse Room Escape (TRE) Starthttps://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3095690

Postcards

Cryptogram Puzzle Post

Enigma Emporium

Non Escape Room board games

Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective

Tales of the Mythos

Detective the Modern Crime Board Game

Time Stories

Escape Tales     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

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Jan 21 2019

1hr 40mins

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Rank #19: OBG 338: A Seat at the Table

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In this episode, Isaac and Adrienne talk with Sara Perry about games they've played lately, including:

  • Arkham Horror the card game
  • Gloomhaven
  • Sentinels of the Multiverse
  • Dragonfire
  • 7th Continent
  • Beasts of Balance
  • Catch the Moon
  • Ancient Artifacts
  • Nemesis
  (29:26) Next, they talk about inclusion at the game table and what can be done to promote it.   Be sure to check out the pre-order of Grand Gamers Guild's latest offering Shikoku.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Feb 25 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #20: OBG 309: Save the Date

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk with Bez from Stuff by Bez about games they've played lately, including:
  • Ticket to Ride New York
  • Coloretto
  • Big Trouble in Little China
  • Heroes of Land Air and Sea
  • Codenames
  • Codenames Duet

 

(33:28) Next, the trio discuss creating game days and other events, whether they are promoting a new game or just celebrating a birthday.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgames.net@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Jul 30 2018

1hr 10mins

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OBG 385: Mind Management

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In this episode, Adrienne talks with Jay Cormier from Off the Page Games about what they've played lately, including:
  • Codenames
  • Times Up
  • Battletech
  • Gloomhaven
    (14:42) Next the two talk all about starting up your own game company and what to consider.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Jan 20 2020

54mins

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OBG 384: Wish List

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Gorinto
  • Oceans
  • Painting miniatures
  • Outer Rim solo
  (22:11) Next the two talk about games they would like see in the future.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Jan 13 2020

1hr 4mins

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OBG 383: Board Game UI

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In this episode, Adrienne and Erik take a deep dive into Graphic Design for board games and what it can do for game play.     Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Jan 06 2020

1hr 3mins

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OBG 382: Closing of the Year

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In this episode, Don and Erik review some games including:
  • Dice Throne
  • Tiny Epic Tactics
  • The Way of the Bear
  • Wingspan
    (34:43) After the break, they continue their reviews with:
  • Paranormal Detectives
  • Taverns of Teifenthal
  • Queenz
Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 30 2019

1hr

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OBG 381: Instant Collection

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In this episode, Erik, Adrienne, and Kathleen to talk all about games they've played lately including:  
  • Sanctum
  • Iron Dragon
  • Battlestar Galactica
  • Coral Islands
  • Wingspan
  • Tiny Epic Tactics
  • On Mars
    (20:40) After the break, they talk about the ten games new gamers should get to start a collection.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 23 2019

1hr 23mins

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OBG 380: Reading Between the Lines

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In this episode, Erik is joined by Glenn Cotter to talk all about games they've played lately including:  
  • Sierra West
  • Marvel Champions
  • Living Card Games in general
  • Dice games
  • Battlestar Galactica
    (20:51) After the break, they talk about the rules that don't make it into the rulebook.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild, great sponsors of our show.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 16 2019

1hr 15mins

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OBG 379: Kicking Things in the Nuts

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk with Adam Cetnerowski all about games they've played lately including:   Taverns of Tiefenthal Slay the Spire Monster Slayers Tapestry Horrified     (30:02) After the break, they talk about games that get in the way of their own fun.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 09 2019

1hr 15mins

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OBG 378: Shabbat Shots

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It's the BGG Con episode!    

We get together a bunch of great people to celebrate and talk all about this year's BGG Con. Come listen to:

  • Isaac Shalev, OBG Host
  • Kathleen Mercury, OBG Host
  • Adrienne Ezell, OBG Host
  • Maggie Clayton from Greater Than Games
  • Ben Begeal, the Mayor of UnPub
  • Mike Fitzgerald, game designer
  • Cassie L, game reviewer and designer
  • Ian Gent, playtester

Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Dec 02 2019

35mins

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OBG 377: Tiny Games

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In this episode, Adrienne and Kathleen talk all about tiny games.     (30:32) After the break, they continue their best tiny games discussion and then talk about what they've played lately including:
  • Ghost Steps
  • Black Angel
  • Zooloretto
  • Outer World
  • Arkham LCG
Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Nov 25 2019

1hr 5mins

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OBG 376: Game Designer in a Box

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In this episode, Don talks with Jeff Tidball from Atlas Games about things they've done lately including:
  • Discussing video in the the game industry
  • Playing Cursed Court

http://jefftidball.com

http://atlas-games.com

http://gameplaywright.net

  (17:29) After that, the two talk about game design.   (1:01:49) Lastly, Brian Counter is back to look at the Alexa skill Monster Hunter.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com

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Nov 18 2019

1hr 6mins

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OBG 375: Tortured Cardboard

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In this episode, Erik and Don talk with Philip Orbanes, author of Tortured Cardboard about the history of some famous games.       (18:33) After that, the three talk about what it takes to make a game a classic.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild at Pax Unplugged.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

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Nov 11 2019

59mins

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OBG 374: Roll & Write Triple Play

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In this episode, Erik, Adrienne, and Kathleen talk about games they've played lately, including:  
  • Ra
  • Iron Dragon
  • Catan
  • Imperial
  • Arkham Horror LCG
  • Pennylane
  • Caravan
  • And Kathleen made a game.
      (24:43) After that, the trio do a triple play on roll and write games.   Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Nov 04 2019

1hr 29mins

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OBG 373: Getting Political

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In this episode, Don and Bruce talk with Mike Selinker from Lone Shark Games about games they've played lately, including:  
  • Various Prototypes
  • Charty Party
  • They quickly design a game
  • Tortured Cardboard
  • 3D printing box inserts
      (17:20) After that, Don, Bruce and Mike talk about political games.     Be sure to check out the Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

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Oct 28 2019

1hr 8mins

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OBG 372: Wurst Party Ever

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In this episode, Don and Bruce talk with Mike Selinker from Lone Shark Games about games they've played lately, including:         (30:45) After that, Don and Bruce talk about Extra Life   (37:18) Lastly, Don, Bruce and Mike talk about collaborating with other super-creatives. And the creation of Sausage Party.  https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/loneshark/paul-and-storms-sausage-partyBe sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Oct 21 2019

1hr 8mins

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OBG 371: Design Daze

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In this episode, Adrienne Ezell talks with Kathleen Mercury about Design Days at conventions.       (54:25) After that, Adrienne talks with Ben Begeal, Mayor of UnPub about games they've played lately like:
  • Santorini
  • Blue Lagoon
  • Great Western Trail: Northern Rails
  • Sangrada
  • DraftaSauraus
  And then they discuss UnPub.     Be sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Oct 14 2019

1hr 41mins

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OBG 370: Schlock or Sherlock

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In this episode, Don talks with Manda and Errol from the Room Escape Divas about games they've played lately, including:
  • Catan
  • Gloomhaven
  • Pandemic Legacy
  • Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective
  • Tales of Ord
  • Betrayal Legacy
  • Chronicles of Crime
       (28:45) After the break, the three do a Triple-Play about mystery games.     Be sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Oct 07 2019

2hr 6mins

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OBG 369: Credit Where Credit is Due

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In this episode, Don, Isaac, and Kathleen talk about games they've played lately, including:
  • Black Angel
  • Virtues Last Reward
  • Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell
  • Zooloretto
  • Tiny Epic XXXXXX
       (34:15) After the break, they talk about credits in boardgames, who should get them, where should they be, and what use they are.     Be sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Sep 30 2019

1hr 31mins

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OBG 368: There's an App for That

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In this episode, Don talks with Stephanie Frey and Lynn Theory about games they've played lately.        (17:25) After the break, they talk about boardgames in app form.     Be sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Sep 23 2019

1hr 21mins

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OBG 367: Gripes

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In this episode, Erik, and Don talk about what they've played lately including:
  • The Artemis Project
  • Telestrations
  • Quacks of Quidlenberg
  • Batman: Gotham City Chronicles
  • Holding On: The Troubled life of Billy Kerr
       (29:04) After the break, they talk about somethings about playing board games that annoy them.   (1:04:32) Finally, Brian Counter talks about AI fun.   Be sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Sep 16 2019

1hr 9mins

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OBG 366: Another Review-a-palooza

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In this episode, Erik, and Adrienne talk about what they've played lately including:
  • Great Western Trail
  • Game of Thrones 2e
  Next, they give a review of The Artemis Project       (29:12) After the break, they give reviews on:
  • Era: Medieval Age
  • Betrayal At House on the Hill: Widow's Walk
  • Blindspot
  • Star Wars: Outer Rim
  • Watergate
  • Aeon's End: Legacy and The New Age
Be sure to check out the pre-order option with Essen pick up at Grand Gamers Guild.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group.

Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obgTwitter: @onboardgames RSS Feed: http://onboardgames.libsyn.com/rssEmail us: onboardgamesmailbag@gmail.com On Board Games Guild at Board Game Geek

Sep 09 2019

1hr 14mins

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Good show

By Pecktec - May 08 2019
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I had some issues with one particular podcast a while back. But over all the guys do a good job at presenting game information in a fun way.

Fun and relaxing!

By Sambeibei - Mar 31 2016
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The interaction between the hosts and guests are quite fun and very informative!