Show Notes: Episode 84- The Others and Game Design Ideas

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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)

1:13- Robb tells us a bit about Uranus, which takes 84 years to orbit the Sun.

2:24- The Mustache


3:07- We get a Horror Movie Month Update from Robb and Christina. (click here to follow along with their and the PegHead Horror Movie viewing)

4:00- Patrick discloses one of the ways that he is scarring his children as he details their right of passage of going through their first Haunted “House”.

6:02- We finally get around to talking about some games, as Jeremy describes the narrative cooperative game, London Dread. (to buy) (publisher)


11:04- Jeremy discuss the ways he used the horror themed game, Stay Away to build “cohesion” in his workplace. (to pre-order) (publisher)


14:00- All of the Pegs rave about Roll for the Galaxy. (to buy) (publisher)


16:00- Patrick recounts his experience of playing The Pursuit of Happiness, with his family. (to buy) (publisher)


20:00- Patrick discusses another family suited modern classic as he recommends Reiner Knizia’s Ingenious. (to buy) (publisher)


25:06- Christina get excited about the 4 player Patchwork sequel, Cottage Garden. (BGG Page) (to pre-order at a price premium)


26:02- Christina talks about the newest family game from HABA, Drachenturm (and Robb creeps the rest of us out even more than Patrick’s mustache). (BGG Page) (publisher)


28:01- Robb starts drooling over Gloomhaven. (BGG) (publisher)

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28:46- Robb talks about the amazing art in the upcoming CMON title, Gateway Uprising, by Sean Andrew Murray. (Sean Andrew Murray’s site) (Gateway: Uprising BGG Page) (Gateway Page)


29:55- Patrick talks about being surprised to learn he is pretty interested in trying out the new game in the Android Universe, New Angeles. (pre-order) (publisher)


33:45- The Pegs kick off our campaign to build a game’s library for Jeff’s Place, a facility that treats children struggling with loss, thanks to our good friend Tahsin Shamma. (click here to learn how you can help) (click here to check out Tahsin’s website)

37:12- We kick off our first PegHead Spotlight, with a shout out to Calub Baruth and his awesome wife.

39:50- We announce the winner to our Horror Month Contest, Cody Narber. Cody wins a copy of Dead of Winter: The Long Night and a custom made insert courtesy of our friends from Daedalus Productions. (click here to check out  Daedalus’ great inserts) (click here to see the Answers to the quiz)


Blue Peg, Pink Peg Review

Bumper Music- Seven Nation Army by The White Stripes.

42:45- Patrick breaks down some of the unique mechanics of The Others: 7 Sins. (to buy) (publisher)

Bumper Music- Seven Deadly Sins by Flogging Molly.

Blue Peg, Pink Peg Re-Roll

Bumper Music- I Hate You So Much by Anarbor.

1:16:43- All of the Pegs discuss never wanting to play Dark, Darker, Darkest ever again.

Blue Peg, Pink Peg Discussion

Bumper Music- I’ve Got an Idea by End of a Year Self Defense Family

1:20:21- The Pegs talk about some of their board game design ideas.