Show Notes: Episode 81- Inis and Geek Out Volume 2

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(if you are interested in learning more about the matters or products discussed below, just click on the text and you will be guided to the appropriate site)

Peg Catch Up

1:08- Robb tells us about the newest dance craze, The 81.

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3:00- The Pegs discuss some of the odd turns the last episode took. (Meow.)

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Horrifying enough for ya?
3:38- Patrick talks about the press you luck card game, Behind the Throne. (publisher) (buy/pre-order)

behtthrone.jpg7:28- Jeremy talks about creating fake dinosaurs by playing The Great Dinosaur Rush.(publisher) (buy/pre-order)

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13:38- Robb and Christina talk about some of their recent party gaming including discussion of Secret Hitler, Two Rooms and a Boom, and Cosmic Encounter.

20:10- Patrick talks about the forthcoming dice selection game, Colony. (publisher) (buy/pre-order)

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27:50- Jeremy talks about Checkers meets Terra Mystica, Eko. (publisher) (BGG Page)

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31:45- Patrick talk about slapping his own stack while playing Gobbit. (publisher) (buy/pre-order)

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35:22- Patrick discusses some of the confusion that arose in his early plays of Simurgh and subsequent plays of the same game. (publisher) (buy/pre-order)

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40:00- Patrick examines another simple but complex game from Renegade Game Studio, Lotus. (publisher) (buy/pre-order)

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43:30- The Pegs discuss their Renegade Game Studio family fun pack contest, where one winner will get a copy of Fuse, Lotus, and Dicey Goblins. (enter the contest)

44:58- Christina comes up with a solution to Robb’s dice problem and a potential sponsor, Boogie Dice. (check it out)

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48:58- Jeremy previews an upcoming Renier Knizia game, Planet Rush. (publisher)

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50:06- Patrick discuss Stronghold Game’s forthcoming, Great Western Trail. (BGG page)

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51:40- Patrick explores a game with interesting mechanics and “complex” theming, Overseers. (BGG page)

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Blue Peg, Pink Peg Review

Bumper Music- Do The 81 by Candy & The Kisses.

55:44- Patrick has the pleasure to announce the availability of Blue Peg, Pink Peg pint glasses. (click here to buy)

57:20- Patrick breaks down the rules for Asmodee Game’s action selection game, Inis.(publisher) (buy/pre-order)

Bumper Music- Inis Oirr, a traditional Irish lullaby.

1:00:00- All of the Pegs review Inis.

Blue Peg, Pink Peg Re-Roll

Bumper Music- Still Angry by Book of Love

1:35:39- All of the Pegs revisit Blood Rage. (neutral) (the PegHeads thoughts) (publisher) (buy)

Blue Peg, Pink Peg Discussion

Bumper Music- Out All Night by The Pietasters

1:42:55- All of the Pegs discuss the non board gaming things these geek out about, including:

Ska;

The Olympics;

Print Media;

Politics (fivethirtyeight) (keepinit1600) (theatlantic) (slate) ;

Stephen King (specifically The Dark Tower);

Broadway Musicals;

Film Making; and

Music (Music Map) (Pitchfork) (Spin) (Paste).

Recommendations:

Geek History Lesson;

(bonus Star Wars Minute);

Creative Warriors Unite;

Scott Bradley’s Post-Modern Jukebox;

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell