Episode 107- Ex Libris

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including The 7th Continent, Lignum, Mountains of Madness, Photosynthesis, and more; and

2) Review the set collection, worker placement game Ex Libris.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

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Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

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Episode 79- Junk Art and GenCon 2016, CONTEST!

BPPP Junk Art and GenCon 2016 (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their experiences from and the games they saw at GenCon 2016; and;

2) All the Pegs review the family style dexterity game from Z-Man/Pretzel Games.

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CONTEST- Thanks for the “Meme-ories” (click here or here to post your entry)

Want to win a $50 gift card from coolstuffinc? Then post a Blue Peg, Pink Peg related meme in the space below (or Twitter to @bluepegpinkpeg). One entry per person. A winner will be drawn at noon Eastern Time on August 26, 2016, so that gives you two weeks. The winner will also be entered in a DICE TOWER NETWORK drawing to win an additional $1000 gift card.

If you want to make a meme you can head to the following link for help.https://imgflip.com/memegenerator. Here are all the entries from last year.https://bluepegpinkpeg.com/thanks-for-the-meme-ories-2015/

Remember, like last year, each of the Pegs will be picking their favorite. Then we will play a game to determine a winner. Pandering will probably help you. Or humor….or creativity. and again ONE ENTRY PER PERSON!!!!!

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Episode 72- The Castles of Burgundy and Aunt Peggy 2

BPPP Castles of Burgundy and Aunt Peggy 2  (click on the text to the left to listen)castofburg

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss a few of their recent plays including Archon: Glory & Machination, Carson City and a surprising Kickstarter discovery;

2) All the Pegs review Alea’s classic tile laying game, The Castles of Burgundy; and

3) Provide answers to some of your board gaming etiquette dilemmas in their second visit with dear Aunt Peggy.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Episode 71- The Prodigals Club and Wisdom Check 3

BPPP Prodigals Club and Wisdom Check 3 (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss a few of their recent plays including Star Wars: Rebellion, Notre Dame, Winter Tales, and Christina’s most recent kickstarter find;

2) All the Pegs review CGE’s action selection game, The Prodigals Club; and

3) Share some board game trivia about game deaths, GenCon, and more, in their Third Wisdom Check.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Episode 54- GenCon 2015 and La Granja (Plus a CONTEST!)

BPPP GenCon 2015 and La Granja (click on the text to the left to listen)

lagranjaDuring this weeks episode:

1) The Blue and Green Pegs discuss the highlight of GenCon 2015 and

2) Review Stronghold Game’s action selection resource management game, La Granja.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Click here for a chance to win a $50 coolstuffinc gift card and a chance to win a $1000 gift card.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Episode 51- Terra Mystica and Top 3 Games

BPPP Terra Mystica and Top 3 (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) All of the Pegs discuss their recent game plays and gaming news including: Forge War, Elysium and a night of Arkham Horror;

2) Review Z-Man Games’ area control game Terra Mystica, and

3) Declare their three favorite games of all time.

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Episode 50- The Staufer Dynasty and Rulebooks

BPPP The Staufer Dynasty and Rulebooks (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) All of the Pegs discuss their recent game plays and gaming news including: Tammany Hall, Twilight Struggle and Robb’s effort to finally win Terra Mystica;

2) Review Z-Man Games’ area control game The Staufer Dynasty, and

3) Discuss what they like and don’t like in board game rulebooks.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Episode 41: Scoville and Party Games

BPPP Scoville and Party Games (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) All of the Pegs discuss some recent plays of Pathfinder: The Adventure Card Game, Bruges: The City on the Zwin and La Isla and discuss the economic strength of of board gaming industry (among other things).

2) Review Tasty Minstrel Game’s unique set collection game, Scoville.

3) And discuss the odd place that party games have within our hobby.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Episode 36: Legacy: The Testament of Duke de Crecy and Wisdom Check 1

BPPP Legacy and Wisdom Check 1 (click on the text to  the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The guys discuss some of their recent game plays and game news including discussion of their differing views on kickstarter exclusives.

2) All of the Pegs review Portal Games action selection game Legacy: The Testament of Duke de Crecy.

3) All of the Pegs share their favorite game related trivia in our first Wisdom Check segment.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Click here for show notes and game play photos.

The Seventh Peg Ep. 11- Olle and Anders Tylrand

BPPP 7th Peg Olle and Anders Tylrand (click on the link to the left to listen)

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During this episode of Blue Peg. Pink Peg’s 7th Peg, we speak with brother designers Olle and Anders Tylrand about their 80’s video game homage action selection game by Z-Man GamesThe Battle at Kemble’s Cascade.

 

Episode 35: The Battle at Kemble’s Cascade and Gaming with Kids

BPPP Battle at Kemble’s Cascade and Gaming with Kids (click on the text to  the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The guys discuss some of there recent game plays and game news including discussion of a game that Robb has been wanting to get to the table for a long time.

2) All of the Pegs review Z-Man Games’ action selection game The Battle at Kemble’s Cascade.

3) All of the Pegs discuss their tips and tactics for playing games with kids.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Click here for show notes and game play photos.

Episode 34: Fiasco and Elder Sign

BPPP Fiasco and Elder Sign (click on the text to  the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The guys discuss some of there recent game plays and game news including news of  new trend in game themes and give a shout out to some awesome members of the PegHead Nation.

2) All of the Pegs review Bully Pulpit Games’ storytelling game, Fiasco.

3) All of the Pegs review Fantasy Flight Games’ cooperative dice rolling game, Elder Sign.

Click here for show notes and game play photos.

Episode 27: Splendor, Blueprints, Gen Con Preview and Travel Gaming

BPPP Splendor Bluprints and Travel Games (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb preview Gen Con 2014.

2) The guys and the girls provide mini-reviews of Space Cowboy’s Splendor and Z-Man Games’ Blueprints.

3) The Pegs discuss playing games while on vacation.

Click here for show notes and game play photos.

 

Episode 26: Blue Moon: Legends and Inside the Podcast Studio

BPPP Blue Moon and 1 Year (click on the text to the left to listen)

bluemoonDuring this week’s one year anniversary episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss recent game plays, news and reviews including Historia and Five Tribes.

2) The guys and the girls provide review Fantasy Flight Games reprint of the classic Knizia card game, Blue Moon: Legends.

3) The Pegs give an inside view to the process of putting together a gaming podcast.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Episode 24: Core Worlds/Bruxelles 1893

BPPP Core Worlds and Bruxelles 1893. (click on the text on the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss the factors that go into making a Friendly Local Game Store successful; their recent game plays; a brief review of I Say, Holmes and other gaming news.

2) The guys and the girls review Stronghold Games draft building game Core Worlds.

3) The Pegs review Z-Man Games action selection game Bruxelles 1893.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Episode 12: Lost Legends/Board Game Gifting

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BPPP Lost Legends and Board Game Gifting

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb reveal out factions contest winner, discuss our incredible listeners, review Going, Going Gone and discuss recent gaming news.

2) The guys and the girls review Queen Games’ Lost Legends.

3) All of the Pegs discuss tactics for buying Board Games as gifts.

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Episode 11: Keyflower/Pink Peg Christina Hot Seat

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BPPP Keyflower and Christina Variable

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss Robb’s incredible Secret Santa haul and the worker placement game Terra Mystica.

2) The guys and the girls review R&D Games and Game Salute’s Keyflower.

3) We learn more about Pink Peg Christina by putting her on the Blue Peg, Pink Peg Hotseat.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

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Episode 10: Cosmic Encounter/Why We Play

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Episode 10: Cosmic Encounter & Why We Game

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their recent game plays including plays of some classic games.

2) The guys and the girls review Fantasy Flight Games’s Cosmic Encounter.

3) The guys and the girls talk about why they like to play board games.

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Episode 9: Nothing Personal/Negotiation Board Games

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Episode 9- Nothing Personal & Negotiation Games

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their recent game plays including some epic gaming sessions and game previews.

2) The guys and the girls review Tom Vasel and Stephen Avery’s Nothing Personal.

3) The guys and the girls talk about negotiation board games.

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Episode 8: Divinare/Escape: The Curse of the Temple/Board Game Themes

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Episode 8: Divinare, Escape and Theme

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their recent game plays including reviews of Keyflower and Ghost Stories: White Moon, recent gaming news and Essen 2013.

2) The guys and the girls review Brett J. Gilbert’s Divinaire and Kristian Amundsen Østby’s Escape: The Curse of the Temple.

3) The guys and the girls talk about their favorite board game themes.

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Episode 7: Galaxy Trucker/Gaming With Non Gamers

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Episode 7: Galaxy Trucker/Gaming With Non Gamers

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their recent game play including reviews of Hera & Zeus, recent gaming news and discussion of a few new Kickstarter projects for two fun and very different games, Marrying Mister Darcy and 404: Law Not Found.

2) The guys and the girls review Vlaada Chvatil’s chaos management game, Galaxy Trucker.

3) The guys and the girls talk about playing board games with non-gamers.

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Episode 6: Bruges/Gaming Pet Peeves

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BPPP Bruges

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their recent game play including reviews of Quicksilver, recent gaming news and discussion of a new Kickstarter project for an abstract strategy game, Codinca.

2) The guys and the girls review Stefan Feld’s enhanced card game, Bruges.

3) The guys and the girls talk about board gaming pet peeves.

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Episode 5: Via Appia/Gaming Stereotypes

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BPPP Via Appia

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their recent game play including reviews of Helvetia Cup and Serpent Stones as well as recent gaming news.

2) The guys and the girls review Michael Feldkötter’s Via Appia, a action selection game with a unique dexterity component.

3) The guys and the girls talk about boardgamer stereotypes.

The aforementioned review derives from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.

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Episode 4- Gen Con 2013 Review/Dungeon Roll/Libertalia

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Episode 4: Gen Con Review

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss the games played, people seen and things done at GenCon2013.

2) The guys and the girls review Chris Darden’s Dungeon Roll, a light (literally) dice rolling press your luck game.

3) The guys and the girls review Paolo Mori’s Libertalia, a hand management game in which pirate crews compete and conspire to divide up loot.

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Episode 3: Ghost Stories/Buying New Games

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Episode 3: Ghost Stories

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss Robb’s Portland game purchases, The Game of Real Life, Fantasy Flight’s Eldritch Horror, Drag Ball: The Game, Rightgames, LLC and more.

2) The guys and the girls review Antoine Bauza’s Ghost Stories, a challenging cooperative where the players try to stave off destruction of a Chinese town by an army of horrific ghosts.

3) The guys and the girls talk about how to avoid family tension when purchasing new games.

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Episode 2: Smash Up/Couples Competition

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Episode 2: Smash Up

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss storytelling games, miniatures, kickstarter risk and more.

2) The guys and the girls review Paul Peterson’s Smash Up, a pop culture card game that allows you to play all sorts of crazy faction combos in order take over the world.

3) The guys and the girls talk about how competition can help you learn about and becoming closer to your significant other.

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Episode 1: King of Tokyo/Boardgame Weekends

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Episode 1: King of Tokyo/Boardgame Weekends

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss game organization, recent expansions, and their preparations for GenCon 2013.

2) The guys and the girls review Richard Garfield’s King of Tokyo, a whimsical, dice rolling game that lets you play vicious mutated monster’s demolishing Tokyo, Japan.

3) The guys and the girls talk about strategy’s for planning and pulling off a boardgame weekend that doesn’t end in anger or resentment.

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