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.

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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 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.

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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 63- Imperial Assault & Alternate Holiday Buying Guide

BPPP Imperial Assault and Alternate Holiday Buying

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During this weeks episode:

1) All the Pegs review their recent game plays and gaming news, including discussion of Dohdles!, Pit, No Thanks, Mistfall, and more;

2) All the Pegs review Fantasy Flights Star Wars: Imperial Assault; and

3) Provide some holiday gift suggestions for board gamers.

Click here game play photos and show notes, including a detailed buyers guide.

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 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 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.

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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.