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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

79 Ratings
Average Ratings
45
16
10
6
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

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

Rank #1: OBG 314: Stay Golden, Pony Boy

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In this episode, Isaac talks with Ben Maddox, from the Five Games for Doomsday podcast about games they've played lately, including:
  • Macgyver The Escape Game
  • Coimbra
  • Vacuformed inserts.

Ben Maddox

  (35:35) Next, the duo talk about are we truly in a golden age of board gaming?     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Sep 03 2018

1hr 7mins

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Rank #2: OBG 347: It's Epic!

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In this episode, Don and Erik are joined by the Podfather himself, Stephen Buonocore of Stronghold Games to talk about games they've played lately including:
  • Isn't That Clever
  • A whole bunch of upcoming Stronghold games
  • La Granja: No Siesta
  • Terraforming Mars
  • Victory WWII 2nd edition
  • Gloomhaven
  • Midara
  • Merchants of Araby
  • Holding On: The Troubled Life of Billy Kerr
      (26:25) After the break, they dive deeper into their Triple Play category:Epic games!     Be sure to pre-order Grand Gamers Guild's latest offering Endangered.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Apr 29 2019

1hr 19mins

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Rank #3: 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 #4: OBG 291: The Perfect Collection

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In this episode, Erik and Isaac talks about games they've played including:
  • Monster Match
  • Morels
  • Gloomhaven
  • Unlock: Island of Dr. Guise
  • Professor Evil and the Citadel of Time
    (30:56) Following that, the duo talk about various collection issues how to cull, and why some games never leave your collection.   (1:13:45) Lastly, Brian Counter takes a look at another Alexa game Shadow Realm.     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Mar 26 2018

1hr 17mins

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Rank #5: OBG 321: Dear On Board Games Part II

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In the continuation of episode 319, Don, Bruce, and Kathleen answer more questions from the "Ask On Board Games" mailbag.        Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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

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Oct 22 2018

57mins

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Rank #6: 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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Rank #7: OBG 304: Gaming in Israel

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In this episode,Erik talks briefly about his appearance on the Analog Gamer's Podcast.  

Next, Isaac talks with Lior Keinan about Kickstarter and after Kickstarter as well as the gaming scene in Israel.

(54:55) Lastly, Brian Counter tells us about a couple of more Alexa games: End Zone Football and Superhero Builder.

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Jun 25 2018

59mins

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Rank #8: 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.

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Feb 04 2019

1hr 36mins

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Rank #9: 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.

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Sep 09 2019

1hr 14mins

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Rank #10: 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/

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Apr 16 2018

1hr 29mins

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Rank #11: OBG 365: More Questioning

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In this episode, Erik, Donald, and Giles Pritchard talk about what they've played lately including:
  • Miniature painting
  • Crabs
  • Zombicide: Invader
  • Mini Divercity
  • Aeon's End: The New Age
  • Gengtes
  • Periodic
      (38:33) After the break, the trio answer more listener questions.   (1:06:34) Lastly, Brian Counter is back to talk about Down the Strech.     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.

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Sep 02 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #12: OBG357: Sandbox or Litterbox

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In this episode, Don talks about his experience at ALA and he and Erik talk about the games they've played lately including:
  • World of Warships
  • Rocksmith
  • Scythe
  • Mixtape Massacre
  • Oceans
  • Illimat
  • History Plunge and Geo Plunge
  • My First Castle Panic
  • Invasion of the Cow Snatchers
  • Balance Beans
  • Cat Crimes
  • The Thing
      (40:37) After the break, they talk about what a sandbox game is and how to make a good one.   Be sure to check out the Pre Order for Endeavor: Age of Expansion.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Jul 08 2019

1hr 25mins

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Rank #13: OBG 289: News and Reviews

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk about the latest news in the Robotech RPG Tactics Kickstarter.     Following that, the duo perform a Review-A-Palooza on: Dropmix Dr. Who Flux Blank, the Card Game One Deck Dungeon Major General Duel of Time Age of Rivals Coin Quest Noria Exodus Fleet   (1:02:32) Lastly, Erik, Don, and Giles grab a couple of letters from the Ask On Board Games mailbag.        Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Mar 12 2018

1hr 9mins

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Rank #14: OBG 296: New Zoo Review

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In this episode, Don and Erik talk about Gloomhaven and then dive into reviews of:  
  • Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea
  • Funky Chicken
  • Noria
  • Monster Match
  • Gang Rush Breakout
  • Cahoots
  • Lock Paper Scissors: The Lost Mummy
  • SteamRollers
  • Memoarrr!
  • Dark Moon: Shadow Corp

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Apr 30 2018

1hr 15mins

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Rank #15: 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/

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Jan 28 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #16: 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/

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Feb 25 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #17: OBG 297: Argument Hour

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In this episode, TC Petty III and Seth Jaffee have an argument.     (1:01:23) In the second segment, Brian Counter takes a look at another couple of Alexa games: Yes Sire and Rogue's Choice

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May 07 2018

1hr 4mins

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Rank #18: 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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Rank #19: OBG 325d: BGG Con 2018

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It's the final day of the Con and Don and I are beat, but we played a bunch of games   We talk about
  • Aeon's End
  • Grapevine Escape Room
  • Fortune
  • Hail Hydra
  • Witless Wizards
  • Discworld: Ankh-Morpork
  • Western Legends (demo)
  • London Dread
        Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/

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Nov 18 2018

19mins

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Rank #20: OBG 364: A Little Culling

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In this episode, Erik, Donald, and Bruce talk about what they've played lately including:
  • Aeon's End The New Age
  • Deckscape: Eldorado
  • Unlock
  • Trapper Keeper Game
  • Unmatched
  • The Artemis Project
  • Scrabble
      (28:36) After the break, the trio talk about ways to donate the games you no longer want.   (1:17:01) Lastly, Brian Counter is back to talk about Heroes Welcome and Bargain Quest.     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.

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Aug 26 2019

1hr 21mins

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