Episode 143- Forum Trajanum

During this weeks very wild episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Betrayal Legacy, Raccoon Tycoon, Dragon Castle and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the action selection game Forum Trajanum (weird digression starts at 2 hours and 10 minute, actual review starts at 2 hours and 13 minutes); and

3) Look back at Rising Sun.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts 30 minutes in.

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

:55- Na Na Kiss Him Goodbye Trivia, 4:36- Golden Geeks, 8:08- SaltCon, 23:16- Mash Up Meet Up, Thursday June 13, 25:22- Peg Head Spotlight, 29:26- Betrayal Legacy, 39:34- Raccoon Tycoon, 44:12- Blend Coffee Lab, 50:55- Dragon Castle, 56:42- Freedom: The Underground Railroad, 65:45- Captains of Industry, 1:13:32- Dice Throne: Season 2, 1:20:31- Majesty: For the Realm, 1:25:50- River Dragons, 1:31:22- Sleeping Gods, 1:43:18- Summit: Teams, 1:46:58- Sound of Sirens, 1:49:20- Copenhagen, 1:51:29- Roland Wright, 1:55:57- Overbattle, 2:01:15- Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norel, 2:03:00- Dune Re-Print, 2:05:48- Forum Trajanum Rules, 2:10:17- Beat Boxing, 2:13:43- Forum Trajanum Review, 2:51:15- Rising Sun Re-Roll

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Episode 130- Root

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs  discuss their recent gameplays including Rise of Tribes, Welcome To…, Lucky’s Misadventure, and more;

2) All the Pegs review the asymmetrical combat game Root; and

3) Look back at some of the the games we reviewed Five Years Ago.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

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

:51- Books Trivia, 5:00- Trio Talk, 8:01- Christina in Canada, 22:50- New segment poll, 26:16- Board Game jobs, 27:00- Lucky’s Misadventure, 33:10- Greedy Kingdoms, 39:30- War Chest, 41:00- Welcome To…, 47:00- Railroad Rivals, 55:00- SPY, 1:00:35- Rise of Tribes, 1:07:00- Wurfle Bohnanza, 1:13:55- Artemis Project Preview, 1:20:45- Magnastorm, 1:29:20- Vampire: The Masquerade, 1:36:05- Root Rules, 1:40:50- Root Review, 2:20:26- Look Back

Episode 128- GenCon 2018 & Petrichor

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs recap GenCon 2018, including discussion of Gen7, Die Quacksalber von Quedlinburg, Scarabya, Grackles and more; and

2) All the Pegs review the area control game Petrichor.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

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

:54- Lobot Trivia, 3:40- Past ep trivia winner, 8:00- GenCon bound, 13:40- Time with David W., 16:52- Die Quacksalber von Quedlinburg, 22:20- Man vs. Meeple Trivia Appearance, 26:26- Pre-Con Exhibitor Hall and Inside Up Games, 31:20- Escape Room, 39:10- Keyforge and other FFG news, 44:20– Con PegHeads, 48:20- Lords of Hellas, 49:20- The Grimm Masquerade, 52:15- Plaid Hat Generally and Comanauts, 55:50- Starship Samurai, 1:02:49- Gen7, 1:10:30- The Rolling Dice and Taking Names Strike Tournament, 1:16:11- Issac Announcements, 1:18:28- Grackles, 1:22:30- Treasure Island Update, 1:23-40- Amigo Games, 1:24:30- Scarabya, 1:30:50- 100 Torri, 1:36:00- Sovereign Skies, 1:40:40- Indy Nightlife, 1:45:55- Wendake, 1:51:20- Tidal Blades, 1:55:18- Petrichor Rules, 2:00:00- Petrichor Review

Episode 123- Trajan

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Empires of the Void II, Sprawlopolis, One Week Ultimate Werewolf, Remnants and many more;

2) Review the modern classic action selection game Trajan; and

3) Revisit Yokohama.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive 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.

To access the direct download, click here.

:55- Hummingbirds, 5:44- Shower Beer, 11:00- Origins Plans, 14:00- Outdoor Josh, 16:00- Google Hangout, 18:00- World’s collide, 20:00- Slay the Spire (with contest), 26:44- Empires of the Void II, 32:40- Remnants, 35:00- Court of the Dead, 42:00- Darwin’s Choice, 47:50- Impulse, 54:00- Indian Summer, 58:70- Clockwork Wars, 1:02:25- Monikers, 1:07:00- Sprawlopolis, 1:16:04- One Week Ultimate Werewolf, 1:23:40- Thunderstone Quest, 1:27:40- Trajan Rules, 1:30:50- Trajan Review, 1:59:50- Yokohama Re-Roll

Episode 122- Altiplano

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Feudum, Twilight Imperium 4, Wildcatters and many more;

2) Review the bag building game Altiplano; and

3) Revisit Viticulture, including discussion of Essential Edition.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive 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.

To access the direct download, click here.

:53- Hitchcock Trivia, 4:38- Mashup Meetup at Origins, 7:00- International Table Top Day, 12:00- Kachina, 15:19- Shower thoughts, 21:00- Feudum, 33:35- Wildcatters, 40:00- Thanos Rising, 47:00- Endless Paths, 49:46- Crystal Clans, 57:40- Twilight Imperium 4, 1:05:48- Fantasy Realms, 1:11:06- Age of Rivals, 1:19:11- X-Wings 2.0, 1:23:04- Arboretum Reprint, 1:24:10- Nychtophobia, 1:27:26- Nickelodeon Splat Attack, 1:29:40- Dice Wonders Discussion, 1:40:25- Altiplano Rules Breakdown, 1:43:30- Altiplano Review, 2:15:42- Viticulture Re-Roll

Episode 118- Clans of Caledonia

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss discuss their recent game plays including Draconis: Invasion, Space Freaks, London: Second Edition and many more;

2) Review the resource management game, Clans of Caledonia; and

3) Revisit Manhattan Project: Energy Empire.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive 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.

To access the direct download, click here.

Episode 100

During this, our 100th Episode, we look back at some of the highlights of the past 100 episodes. We re-visit momentous events, explore the origins of some of the show’s features, discuss some of our favorite PegHead experiences, discuss how we have grown, and much more.

Click here to download the episode.

Click here to download “The Fresh Prince of Pompeii”

 

Episode 99- Aeon’s End

It’s back to normal during this week’s episode where:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Gloomhaven, Santorini, Sharazad, and more; and

2) Review the cooperative deck builder, Aeon’s End.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

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

Episode 94- Adrenaline

BPPP Adrenaline (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Arkham Horror: The Card Game, Tumble Tree, Baseball Highlights: 2045 and more;

2) Announce the winner of their #21lbsofgame contest where one listener will win a copy of  Gloomhaven (along with their friend, the game’s designer, and the contest’s generous sponsor, Isaac Childres of Cephalofair Games); and

3) Review the first person shooter area control game Adrenaline.

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 91- The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire

BPPP Energy Empire (click on the text to left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Karuba, Masques, Hanamikoji and more; and

2) Review the worker placement game The Manhattan Project: Energy Empire.

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.

To be entered to win a copy of Wrong Chemistry and be informed of the launch of the kickstarter for Mage Company’s 12 Realms: Dungeonland email us at bluepegpinkpeg@gmail.com with Mage Company Contest in the subject line. By sending us an email with this subject line, you consent to us forwarding your email address to Mage Company so that they can update you on the 12 Realms: Dungeonland kickstarter campaign.

Episode 88- Tikal and The Lists

BPPP Tikal and The Lists (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Schotten Totten, Through the Ages, Cthulu’s Vault;

2) Review the classic action selection game Tikal;

3) And wrap up the year with their lists, lists, lists, lists, lists.

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 86- Terraforming Mars and Game Therapy

BPPP Terraforming Mars and Game Therapy (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and game plays including Great Western Trail, The Oracle of Delphi, Legendary Inventors, and more;

2) Review the hand management game from Stronghold Games, Terraforming Mars; and

3) Talk about the role that board games can (or cannot) play in improving mood and emotional well being.

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 84- The Others and Game Design Ideas

BPPP The Others and Design Ideas (click on the text to the left to listen)

theothersDuring this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and game plays including The Pursuit of Happiness, London Dread,  Ingenious and more;

2) Review the horror themed one against many adventure game from CMON, The Others; and

3) Discuss their board game design ideas.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

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Click here to learn how you can help build a therapeutic games library for the kids at Jeff’s Place.

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Click here to contribute to the Jack Vasel Memorial Fund Auction. We want every PegHead to contribute. If you do, be sure to put “PegHead Participant” in the item description. We will track the number of contributions and if we exceed 200 items we will celebrate in some way.

If you would like to bid on a Origins/GenCon night of gaming with the Pegs (it is a TON on fun) click here.

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.

Click Here for Game Play photos and show notes.

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 78- My Village and GenCon 2016 Preview

BPPP My Village and GenCon 2016 Preview (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss some of their recent game plays, including Beyond Baker Street, Burano, Scythe, and much more;

2) All the Pegs review the dice selection game published by Stronghold Games, My Village; and

3) Provide their preview of GenCon 2016.

Click Here for Game Play photos and show notes.

Back us on Patreon by clicking here!

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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.

Episode 73- Two Player Games

BPPP Two Player Games (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 The New Science, Gruff, Five Tribes: The Artisans of Naqala, and Campaign Trail; and

2) All the Pegs review four two player games including: 7 Wonders: Duel, The Rose King, Tides of Time, and Thunder & Lightning.

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 69- Shakespeare and Gaming “Beefs”

BPPP Shakespeare and Gaming Beefs (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) All the Pegs review their recent game plays and gaming news, including: discussion of planning RobbCon 2016, Shadows of Brimstone, Dale of Merchants, King Chocolate, and more;

2) All the Pegs review Ystari Games’ Action Selection Game, Shakespeare; and

3) Discuss the things about our hobby and the board gaming industry that get under their skin.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Click here to enter the “Inserts Galore” contest, or

Click here if you just want to take the Blue Peg, Pink Peg Listener Survey.

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

Episode 65- Orleans & Evolution of a Gamer

BPPP Orleans and Gamer Evolution (click on the text to the left to listen)

orleansboxtopDuring this weeks episode:

1) All the Pegs review their recent game plays and gaming news, including discussion of Hunt: The Unknown Quarry, Tumult Royale, Epic, Moongha Invaders and more;

2) All the Pegs review Tasty Minstrel Games’ bag building game, Orleans; and

3) Discuss the evolution of their gamer personalities, taste, and priorities.

Click here 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 59- Dark Darker Darkest and Gamer Profiles

BPPP Dark, Darker, Darkest and Player Profiles (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) All the Pegs review their recent game plays and gaming news, including discussion of a Christina’s first kickstarter foray; Discoveries: The Journals of Lewis & Clark; Cthulhu Realms; and Traders of Osaka;

2) Review Queen Games adventure horror co-op Dark Darker Darkst; and

3) Speak with Chip Beauvais about their player psychographic profiles.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To learn more about Chip’s profiles check out his article on Whose Turn is It Anyway by clicking here.

To check out the kickstarter campaign for the Tabletop Designer Summit click here.

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

Episode 44: Deus and Diagnostic Gaming

BPPP Deus and Diagnostic Gaming (click on text to the left to listen)

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During this weeks episode:

1) All of the Pegs discuss Rococo, Gates of Arkham, Red7, a Northern Virginia game store and gaming disorders;

2) Review Pearl Games and Asmodee Edition’s hand management game, Deus,

3) And discuss what games tell us about ourselves and others.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive 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.

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 32: Among the Stars and Replayability

BPPP Among Stars and Replay (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss their differing views on a couple of games and go over their recent game plays and gaming news.

2) The guys and the girls review Stronghold and Artipia Games card drafting game, Among the Stars.

3) The Pegs discuss the factors that contribute to making a game replayable.

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.

If you are having trouble downloading the file you can access the podcast through other means my clicking here.

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 25: Sentinels of the Multiverse/Gaming Etiquette

BPPP Sentinels and Aunt Peggy (click on the text to left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb discuss a response to one of their recent reviews and discuss their recent game plays, short game reviews and gaming news.

2) The guys and the girls review Greater Than Games hand management cooperative game, Sentinels of the Multiverse.

3) The Pegs visit with Dear Aunt Peggy in order to discuss gaming etiquette.

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 21: Rise of Augustus/Geeking Out

BPPP Augustus and Geeking Out

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb review and discuss Bora Bora and preview some games that will premiere at GenCon 2014.

2) The guys and the girls review the set collection family game, Rise of Augustus.

3) The Pegs talk about the things about which they “geek out”.

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.

We received one or more of the products mentioned in this episode for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, we only recommend products or services we use personally and believe will be good for our listeners.

Episode 17: Amerigo/Explaining Rules

BPPP Amerigo and Explaining Rules (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode:

1) Patrick and Robb reveal the winner of their Voluspa: Order of the God Contest (with a little help), reveal a new Peg Head surprise and discuss recent game plays and board game news.

2) The guys and the girls (or most of them) review Queen Games action selection game Amerigo.

3) The Pegs discuss board game rules explaining tips and tactics.

Click here for show notes.

Episode 12: Lost Legends/Board Game Gifting

Click On The Clip Below To Listen To The Twelfth Episode Of Blue Peg, Pink Peg

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.

Click Here for Show Notes

Episode 11: Keyflower/Pink Peg Christina Hot Seat

Click On The Clip Below To Listen To The Eleventh Episode Of Blue Peg, Pink Peg

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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.

Click here for show notes.

Episode 10: Cosmic Encounter/Why We Play

Click On The Clip Below To Listen To The Tenth Episode Of Blue Peg, Pink Peg

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.

Click here for show notes.