Episode 150- Pipeline

During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Walking in Burano, Honga, 7 Souls and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the engine building game Pipeline; and

3) Look back at Carthago.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at 18:30.

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.

1:00- Mario trivia; 10:42- Origin’s sick; 14:50- Robb massage; 18:30- Walking in Burano; 23:00- 7 Souls; 29:35- Roll Player; 39:28- Mountains; 46:27- Honga; 50:50- Karuba: TCG; 53:22- Krass Kraiert; 58:35- Songbirds; 1:03:31- Arcane Bakery Clash; 1:10:48- Caverna: Forgotten Folk; 1:14:13- Fate of the Elder Gods: Beast from Beyond; 1:16:11- Ginkgopolis; 1:22:34- Tasty Heroes; 1:25:53- Starting Roll; 1:26:58- CharCon; 1:29:00- Raiders of the North Sea: RPG; 1:31:00- Ticket to Ride: The TV Show; 1:36:35- Pipeline Rules; 1:40:20- Pipeline Review; 2:27:11- Carthago Reroll

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Episode 149- Origins 2019

During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs go over their experiences at Origins 2019;

2) All the Pegs discuss many of the games they played at Origins 2019, including, Res Arcana, Quirky Circuits, Watergate, and many more; and

3) Look back at some 2 player games, Crystal Clans, The Fox in the Forest, and Santorini.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: NOTE: Origins discusion starts at 12:00 and board game discussion starts at 1:04:00.

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.

1:10- Moonshine trivia; 7:54- Play Isaac contest; 11:58- Jeremy’s first time; 17:30- PegHeads; 27:33- Mash Up, Meet Up; 37:10- Demo stories; 44:00- Isaac gaming; 51:17- Just One; 53:21- Sorcerer’s City; 56:01- Exit tournament; 58:20- We sick; 59:30- Gas stories; 1:04:00- Res Arcana; 1:12:53- Unmatched; 1:16:15- Shikoku; 1:21:14- Watergate; 1:29:30- Abomination; 1:33:40- Quirky Circuits; 1:36:37- Trapwords; 1:41:11- Obscurio; 1:48:59- Town Builder: Coevorden; 1:58:19- Almanac; 1:59:19- Nevada City; 2:05:04- Game Toppers; 2:06:38- Endeavor: Age of Expansion; 2:07:42- Europe Divided; 2:10:20- stackup.org; 2:16:20- Two Player Suite Re-Roll

Episode 148: Journeys in Middle Earth

During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss a great new contest, preview Orignis 2019, and review their recent game plays including Valparaíso, Copenhagen, The Ancient World 2nd Ed. and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the adventure game Journeys in Middle Earth; and

3) Look back at Argent: The Consortium.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: Origins discusion starts at 14:46 and board game discussion starts at 45:23.

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.

1:00- Lord of the Rings Trivia; 6:50- Gloomhaven Contest; 14:31- Mash Up, Meet Up; 18:23- Stronghold/Indie Boards and Card Demo; 21:12- Origin’s Tips; 45:18- Copenhagen; 50:20- Valparaíso; 56:17- The Ancient World; 1:04:10- Notre Dame; 1:08:52- Corinth; 1:14:42- Anthelion; 1:20:40- Harper’s Bazaar: Bubble Tea; 1:27:10- Harper’s Bazaar: Roll For Your Life Candyman; 1:30:20- Harper’s Bazaar: Attraction; 1:34:00- Dwellings of Eldervale; 1:40:00- Sovereign Skies; 1:41:29- Game Toppers Contest; 1:44:29- Origins Preview: Undo; 1:46:38- Origins Preview: Pipeline; 1:48:50- Journeys in Middle Earth Rules; 1:54:40- Journeys in Middle Earth Review; 2:34:50- Argent ReRoll

Episode 147- Gentes

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Downfall, Die Tavernen im Tiefen Thal, Glux and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the action selection game Gentes; and

3) Look back at Trajan.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at 30:50.

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.

1:00- Tribe Called Quest; 5:00- Mash Up, Meet Up, 8:47- BPPP Merch; 12:55- Portal Game’s contest winner; 18:08- Dom of Northstar Games and Jeremy’s Game Room; 25:20- Pokemon; 31:11- Die Tavernen im Tiefen Thal; 37:20- Downfall; 45:27- Twice as Clever; 51:41- Futuropia; 59:26- Tichu; 1:05:41- Road to Enlightenment; 1:15:53- Glux; 1:24:10- Game Toppers Contest; 1:27:25- Lanterns Dice; 1:29:29- Space Explorers; 1:32:20- The 100 Torii; 1:34:51- Tariff Talk; 1:43:17- Gentes Rules; 1:46:40- Gentes Review; 2:29:32- Trajan Re-Roll

Episode 146- Tiny Towns

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Hex Roller, Crown of Emara, Morocco and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the pattern making game Tiny Towns; and

3) Look back at Altiplano.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at 23:10.

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- Avengers trivia; 7:30- Contest!; 9:01- Origins Mash Up Meet Up; 12:00- Charcon, 16:20- Jeremy’s game room; 22:00- Silver: Amulet preview; 32:00- Quiver talk; 38:10- Hex Roller; 45:50- Let’s Make A Bus Route; 50:52- Crown of Emara; 56:40- Smash Up Expansions; 1:06:44- Jeremy consulting credit; 1:1;:10- Morocco; 1:18:05- Men at Work; 1:23:00- Urbanization; 1:32:00- BGG Origins Preview Page; 1:35:00- Valparaiso; 1:38:00- Arraial; 1:42:30- Pathfinder: ACG revised edition; 1:45:40- WashingCon; 1:46:29- Summer Secret Santa; 1:48:40- Tiny Town Rules; 1:51:26- Tiny Town Review; 2:23:06- Alitplano Re-Roll

Episode 145- Tudor

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Paladins of the West Kingdom, Donning the Purple, Guardian’s Call and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the action selection game Tudor; and

3) Look back at Heroes of Land, Air, and Sea.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at 23:10.

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- Earth Trivia; 5:14- Pirate Talk; 10:00- Pints; 11:47- “The Peg Experience”; 15:00- Brawling Brothers; 16:22- Mash Up, Meet Up; 18:20- WashingCon; 19:55- Academy talk; 22:00- Paladins of the West Kingdom; 30:58- Noctiluca; 36:00- Embarq; 51:49- Guardians Call; 59:35- Kami Sama; 1:10:40- Donning the Purple; 1:16:30- Swordcrafters; 1:24:16- Harper’s Bazaar; Battle Sheep; Ghosts of the Moors; Dinos Not Assembled; 1:38:45- Vampire Mascarade; 1:42:00- Terraforming Mars: Turmoil; 1:45:37- Mensa Select Games; 1:47:25- CharCon; 1:50:00- Tudor Rules; 1:54:37- Tudor Review; 2:37:30- Re-Roll HoLAS

Episode 144- Treasure Island

During this weeks post RobbCon episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Black Angel, Beta Colony, Lord of Rings: Journeys in Middle Earth and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the hidden movement game Treasure Island; and

3) Look back at Dinosaur Island.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at 26:20.

NOTE: We apologize for static in a couple of places during this episode, especially around 50 minutes (about 5 seconds).

To access the direct download, click here.

:50- Jekyll & Hyde Syndrome; 4:00- Golden Geek; 7:30- Five Tribes thanks; 8:30- Notched Nerd; 14:10- Mash Up Meet Up 2019; 14:53- RobbCon 2019; 26:20- Oceans; 34:09- Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle Earth; 38:10- Beta Colony; 45:30- Call to Adventure; 54:03- Black Angel; 1:02:05- Potemkin Empire; 1:10:52- Smash City; 1:22:00- SpaceCorp…; 1:31:35- Endangered; 1:36:53- Tsukuyumi: Full Moon Down; 1:43:35- Blood on the Clocktower; 1:48:53- The Secret Cabal; 1:55:15- Treasure Island, Rules; 1:58:12- Review; 2:33:26- Dinosaur Island Re-Roll

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

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

Episode 142: Teotihuacan: City of Gods

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Wingspan, A Pleasant Journey to Neko, Human Punishment and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the action selection game Teotihuacan: City of Gods; and

3) Look back at Clans of Caledonia.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts 28 minutes in.

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

1:00- It’s About Time, 6:25- Robb Won, 9:39- #PPCon2019, 28:30- Wingspan, 39:30- Human Punishment, 47:21- A Pleasant Journey to Neko, 52:20- Poetry Slam, 1:00:07- Obsession, 1:09:30- New Frontiers, 1:13:42- The Hanging Gardens, 1:19:20- Stew, 1:25:00- Board Game Hug Drugs, 1:30:21- Teotihuacan Rules, 1:34:24- Teotihuacan Review, 2:04:33- Clans of Caledonia Re-Roll

Episode 141- Gugong

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Newton, Vindication, Everdell, and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the action selection game Gugong; and

3) Look back at Calimala.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at the 25 minute mark.

:51- Things you can’t do, 6:11- Piranha Pig Con Preview, 10:30- SaltCon, 11:28- San Diego, 15:30- Game chairs, 19:00- Robb’s board game, 25:30- Vindication, 31:22- Everdell, 40:23- Cabo, 45:40- Newton, 52:00- Wildlands, 57:55- Rolling Empires, 1:02:00- Scorpius Freighter, 1:07:19- GoT Catan: Brotherhood of the Watch, 1:14:51- Aeon’s End kickstarter, 1:18:35- Evolution contest, 1:19:33- Wavelength, 1:24:07- Sleeping Gods, 1:18:21- Jaipur, Jodhpur, and Ankhor, 1:30:55- Gugong Rules, 1:33:40- Gugong Review, 2:07:06- Calimala Re-Roll

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

Episode 140- Party Game Suite with Bruce Voge

During this week’s episode:

1) Robb, Patrick, and their guest co-host Bruce Voge discuss their recent game plays including Round House, Forum Trajanum, Passing Through Petra and more;

2) They all review a suite of Party Games; and

3) Look back at Raiders of the North Sea.

Click for game play photos and show notes.

Click here for direct download.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts around the 35 minute mark.

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

1:58- Haruo Nakajima Trivia, 8:53- Price is Right Story, 20:12- Science Museum Wedding, 22:13- Completely Legal Poker, 28:13- Oh, Yeah Jeremy and Christina, 30:14- Christina is warm, 32:09- Uno Revenge, 35:21- Round House, 40:27- Forum Tajanum, 46:08- Drop Mix, 52:09- Passing Through Petra, 57:36- Blue Lagoon, 1:03:47- Sumer, 1:08:40- Valor & Villainy, 1:14:02- Vindication, 1:16:09- Millennium Blades Collusion, 1:18:06- Dead Man Cabal, 1:23:07- Evolution: The Video Game, 1:25:58- Oceans, 1:27:42- Blockbuster: The Board Game, 1:30:40- Just One, 1:50:05- Pantone, 2:08:09- But Wait…There’s More, 2:23:30- Re-Roll Raiders of the North Sea

Bonus Episode: Designer Deep Dive- Comanauts with Jerry Hawthorne

During this Designer Deep Dive, we speak with Jerry Hawthorne about his new title, Comanauts. Comanauts is an Adventure Book Game that deeply immerses players in a complex and engaging narrative adventure. We talk to Jerry about his creation of this game style and the ways in which games can inform and enrich our lives.

Click here for direct download.

To learn more about Comanauts, click here.

To check out Comanauts’s BGG page, click here.

To buy Comanauts, click here.

Episode 139- The Quacks of Quedlinburg

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including City of Gears, Fireball Island, Holding On, and more;

2) All the Pegs review the press your luck game The Quacks of Quedlinburg; and

3) Look back at Rajas of the Ganges.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts around the 22 minute mark.

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

1:07- Trivia, 5:30- Rule error, 8:55- Board Game Gumbo, 10:02- Roundhouse Photoshop, 11:48- House tour gamer, 15:30- Robb’s board game design, 22:23- Pixel Tactics, 26:10- City of Gears, 33:00- Kick Ass, 43:20- Harper’s Bazaar, 55:10- Quadefy, 57:50- Holding On, 1:07:30- Camel Up/News @ 11, 1:13:15- Terraforming Mars news, 1:15:57- Conspiracy: The Solomon Gambit, 1:19:40- Bezzerwizer, 1:21:20- Corinth, 1:24:20- Lord of The Rings Adventure Game, 1:27:30- Roll for the Galaxy Expansion, 1:29:17- Bandersnatch Lawsuit, 1:34:27- The Quacks of Quedlinburg Rules, 1:37:19-The Quacks of Quedlinburg Review, 2:05:42- Rajas of the Ganges Re-Roll

Episode 138- Blackout: Hong Kong & 2019 Resolutions & Predictions

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Architects of the West Kingdom, Gizmos, Dude, and more;

2) All the Pegs review the hand management game Blackout: Hong Kong; 

3) Look back at Lisboa; and

4) Share their 2019 gaming resolutions and predictions.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

The rules to Season 3 Trivia can be found here.

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

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at the 28 minute mark.

1:10- Pigs, 7:20- Season 3 Trivia, 10:02-Contest Winners, 12:28- BLADE Gaming, 15:47- Albatross Games, 20:12- Trevor!, 26:43- Diablo III, 28:11- Dude, 33:04- Voluspa un-published, 36:40- Pathfinder Kingmaker, 37:53- Architects of the West Kingdom, 47:45- Gizmos, 52:30- Quantified, 1:01:55- Capstone and Magnastorm/Fuji, 1:04:56- Concordia Venus, 1:07:10- Blackout: Hong Kong Rules, 1:12:00- Blackout: Hong Kong Reviews, 1:43:00- Lisboa Re-roll, 1:49:49- 2019 Predictions and Resolutions

Episode 137- Danny & Derek Do Board Games and Coimbra

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs are joined by Danny of Danny & Derek Do Board Games as they discuss their recent gameplays including Carpe Diem, Victorian Masterminds, Comanauts, and more;

2) All the Pegs (and guest) review the action selection game Coimbra; and

3) Look back at Stuffed Fables.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

To learn more about Danny & Derek Do Board Games click here

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

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at the 37 minute mark.

1:24- Corgi trivia, 4:41- Coimbra Contest, 6:09- Renegade Game Pack Contest, 8:00- Danny; 27:17- PAXU; 37:40- Just One; 39:04- Sticky Chameleon; 41:33- Vers; 43:58- Sandwich Talk; 51:30- Carpe Diem; 1:00:02- Victorian Masterminds; 1:08:00- Comanauts; 1:18:40- The River; 1:24:01- Catch the Moon; 1:32:00- Tainted Grail; 1:35:30- Machi Koro Legacy; 1:43:33- Winter Game Fest; 1:45:00- Coimbra Rules; 1:49:00- Coimbra Review; 2:24:02- Stuffed Fables Re-Roll 

Episode 136- David Waybright & Pulsar 2849

During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs are joined by David Waybright of Man vs. Meeple as they discuss their recent gameplays including The Estates, Auztralia, Magnastorm, and more;

2) All the Pegs (and guest) review the action selection game Pulsar 2849; and

3) Look back at Whistle Stop.

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.

NOTE: Board game discussion starts at the 42 minute mark.

1:26- Trivia; 8:16- David Waybright; 22:10- Google Hangout; 26:20- Steven Sites & Champions of Midgardl; 29:02- BGG Con; 38:29- Todd Kauk & Gabriel Edge; 42:00- Auztralia; 51:30- Impact; 59:43- Underwater Cities; 1:06:52- Ganz Schon Clever; 1:12:02- The Estates; 1:19:50- Magnastorm; 1:32:00- Islebound; 1:40:35- Journal 29; 1:45:30- Kero; 1:55:40- Bill Maher can eat it; 2:03:23- Party at Tiffany Burrells House; 2:08:07- Scrabble news; 2:11:24- Pulsar 2849 Rules; 2:16:24- Pulsar 2849 Review; 2:58:28- Whistle Stop Re-Roll

Episode 135- James Hudson & Porta Nigra

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs are joined by James Hudson as they discuss their recent gameplays including Underwater Cities, The Boldest, MegaLand, and more;

2) All the Pegs (and guest) review the area control game Porta Nigra; and

3) Look back at Valetta.

NOTE: Game play discussion starts at 25 minute mark.

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.

1:05- Tree Trivia, 4:00- Get to know James Hudson, 22:00- Pints!, 24:40- Ruthless, 32:10- The Boldest, 40:26- Underwater Cities, 48:30- Megaland, 57:17- Kitchen Rush, 1:07:50- Lincoln, 1:13:48- Keyforge Deck Names, 1:24:54- Gilmour to Pandasaurus, 1:29:58- Mice & Mystics Movie, 1:32:06- Aeon’s End Digital, 1:33:00- Bugman’s Battle, 1:40:00- Kickstarter entitlement, 1:54:17- Porta Nigra Rules, 1:58:30- Porta Nigra Review, 2:34:10- Valletta Re-Roll

Episode 134- Essen 2018 & Feudum

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss Robb and Christina’s Essen 2018 experience;

2) All the Pegs discuss their recent gameplays including Captains of the Gulf, Silk, Pandoria, and more;

3) All the Pegs review the action selection game Feudum; and

4) Look back at three trick taking games; Custom Heroes, Trickster: Champions of Time, and Indulgence.

NOTE: Game play discussion starts at 43 minute mark.

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.

1:12- TV Dinner Trivia, 5:28- Robb and Christina in France, 17:30- Essen generally, 43:00- Captains of the Gulf, 48:00- Age of Sigmar CCG, 50:40- Silk, 58:10- Pandoria, 1:04:34- The River, 1:10:40- Vampire the Masquerade: Heritage, 1:22:55- Realms of Sand, 1:30:09- Pikoko, 1:40:17- Magical Treehouse, 1:49:40- News of upcoming Terra Mystica expansions, 1:51:14- Feudum Rules Breakdown, 1:55:50- Feudum Review, 2:37:47- Trick Taking Suite Re-Roll

Episode 133- The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent gameplays including Endeavor: Age of Sail, Feudalia, The World of SMOG: Rise of Moloch, and more;

2) All the Pegs review the horror themed social deduction game The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31; and

3) Look back at Mansions of Madness: Second Edition.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

:58- Adams Family trivia, 4:47- PINTS!, 7:38- PegHead Spotlight, 12:40- Jeremy’s welcome, 13:50- Essen, 20:00- PegHead Fitness, 23:45- On-Line Gaming, Terraforming Mars and 7 Wonders, 27:00- Spirits of the Forest, 31:50- Endeavor: Age of Sail, 38:20- World of SMOG, 46:19- Feudalia, 55:06- Riverboat, 1:06:20- Dawns of the Zeds, 3rd ed, 1:15:08- Tidal Blades, 1:18:07- Essen Preview: Blackout: Hong Kong, 1:24:05- Essen Preview: Underwater Cities, 1:28:58- The Thing: Rules, 1:33:36- The Thing- Review, 2:05:49- Mansions of Madness, 2nd ed Re-Roll

Episode 132- SubTerra & Nyctophobia

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent gameplays including Western Legends, Fireworks, and Rise of Queensdale, and more;

2) All the Pegs review two horror themed games SubTerra and Nyctophobia; and

3) Look back at Fate of the Elder Gods.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

Click here to listen to (and buy if you want) our new theme song, Rolling Ones, composed by Dan Pfunder and performed by Dysfunktion Brass.

Certain of the aforementioned reviews derive from a copy of the reviewed game which was provided by the publisher, free of charge.
1:18- Trivia, 5:00- Jeremy!, 12:20- Robb’s Game Shame, 19:20- Brawling Brothers appearance, 25:00- Patrick health, 31:00- Western Legends, 36:00- Spellsmashers, 42:30- Blank Slate, 46:20- Fireworks, 52:16- Rise of Queensdale, 58:10- Samurai Jack, 1:04:30- The Captain is Dead, 1:11:26- Master of the Galaxy, 1:20:06- Lovelace and Babbage, 1:30:30- Trajan reprint, 1:32:48- Essen Preview: Pandoria, 1:36:58- Essen Preview: Gugong, 1:41:06- SubTerra Rules, 1:43:50- SubTerra Review, 2:12:00- Nyctophobia Rules, 2:15:45- Nyctophobia Review, 2:40:12- Fate of the Elder Gods Re-Roll

Episode 131- Detective

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent gameplays including Paper Tales, Reef, and number of children’s games, and more;

2) All the Pegs review the narrative driven mystery game Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game; and

3) Look back once again 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.
1:00- Lizard King trivia, 4:26- Goodbye Bumpers, 7:59- PiranhaPig Con 2018, 12:00- WashingCon, 22:41- Essen excitement, 24:40- Man vs. Meeple Appearance, 26:50- King of Ding, 30:06- Paper Tales, 36:49- Reef, 41:00- Harper’s Bazaar, 51:00- Minecraft: Card Game?, 56:17- Fist of Dragonstones, 1:04:16- RuneWars, 1:08:50- Oceans: An Evolution Game, 1:15:30- Dragon Boats of the Four Seas, 1:21:00- Dominion: Renaissance, 1:22:00- Essen Preview: Tudors, 1:27:14- Essen Preview: Carpe Diem, 1:33:05- Detective Rules, 1:37:12- Detective Review, 2:09:51- Early Game Look-Back

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 129- Tile Laying Suite

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs have an announcement and discuss their recent gameplays including Orbis, War Chest, Ice Cool 2, and more;

2) All the Pegs review a suite of tile laying games including Gunkimono, Spring Meadow, and Expancity; and

3) Revisit Ex Libris.

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- Trivia, 4:45- Announcement, 14:22- Beer Tasting Night With Boards & Bottles, 20:04- Robb’s Call for Art, 24:00- Crokinole Storage, 29:00- State of the Hobby?,  37:40- Patreon Reminder, 40:00- War Chest, 47:20- Orbis, 53:10- [Unnamed Child Segment], 54:00- Ice Cool 2, 57:30- Shaky Manner, 1:04:30- Pyramid of Penqueen, 1:09:20- WashingCon, 1:10:30- Gearworks, 1:17:30- Critical Mass, 1:24:00- Indie Game Studios, 1:26:00- Essen: Forum Trajanum, 1:32:00- Caverna: Forgotten Folk, 1:35:40- Gunkimono Rules; 1:40:00- Gunkimono Review, 1:55:40- Spring Meadow Rules, 1:58:40- Spring Meadow Review, 2:16:09- Expancity Review, 2:19:20- Expancity Review, 2:35:40- Ex Libris Re-Roll

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

Bonus Episode: Designer Deep Dive- Detective with Ignacy Trzewiczek

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During this Designer Deep Dive, we speak with Ignacy Trzewiczek about his upcoming title, Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game. Detective is a story based mystery game that integrates technology and real world on-line elements to create an immersive game play experience. We talk to Ignacy about his creation of this innovative title and the challenges associated with create a game that expands the bounds of traditional game play.

Click here to download directly.

To learn more about Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game, click here.

To check out Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game’s BGG page, click here.

To buy Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game, click here.

Episode 127- Thunderstone Quest

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss some of their recent game plays including Lowlands, Shogunate, Minerva, and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the deck building adventure game Thunderstone Quest; and

3) Revisit Lorenzo il Magnifico.

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.

1:11- Wonder Bread, 6:20- Christina’s contest results, 8:20- Thanos and Harper, 13:10- Gloomhaven, 16:00- Biking and Wizards, 17:12- Bourbon Corner, 20:42- Minerva, 23:29- Lowlands, 28:30- CLAW USA, 31:46- Shogunate, 37:40- Kiddy Corner, Circus Puppy, DinoWorld, 45:40- Herbalism, 52:20- Istanbul: The Dice Game, 55:10- Rising Five, 1:02:02- Trogdorr!!, 1:05:05- Gen Con, 1:09:05- RDTN Stike! Tournament, 1:14:19- Josh’s Games: Call to Adventure, Horizons, 1:16:36- Christina’s Game: Vadoran Gardens, Speakeasy Blues, Team Up!, 1:26:00- Robb’s Games: Rise of Queensdale, Werewolf Legacy, Void, 1:32:04- Patrick’s Games: Rise of Tribes, War Chest, Rallyman, 1:40:14- Thunderstone Quest Rules, 1:44:17- Thunderstone Quest Review, 2:17:50- Lorenzo il Magnifico Re-Roll

Episode 126- Carthago

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss some of their recent game plays including Warsaw: City of Ruins, Shadows in Kyoto, Drop It, and many more;

2) All the Pegs review the action selection game Carthago; and

3) Revisit Sentient.

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- Trivia about clay, 6:35- Grand Gamer Guild Contest, 10:00- Patreon contest, 11:00- Camping story, 18:00- Star Wars: Destiny, 21:47- Patrick and his math gaming, 28:18- Bourbon Corner, 34:54- Warsaw: City of Ruins, 42:00- Shadows of Koyoto, 49:00- Insane Clown Posse, 56:30- Drop It, 1:01:57- Spy Club, 1:08:55- Monarch, 1:18:27- The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31, 1:24:51- Crows Overkill, 1:31:25- Bilder, 1:40:20- Artemis Project, 1:41:30- Snowdonia, 1:47:00- Netrunner Shortages, 1:51:57- Carthago Rules, 1:56:35- Carthago Review, 2:27:10- Sentient Re-Roll

Episode 125- Origins 2018 & Two Player Games, Second Edition

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During this weeks episode:

1) The Pegs discuss Origins 2018 and some of their recent game plays including Escape Plan, Visitor in Blackwood Grove, and Coimbra;

2) All the Pegs review three two player games including: Crystal Clans, The Fox in the Forest, and Santorini; and

3) Revisit Wasteland Express: Delivery Service.

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.

1:00- Trivia, 4:00- Patrick’s health news, 10:40- Tough Mudder, 15:50- Origins in general, 20:45- Taco Night, 23:10- Feast for Odin, 25:30- Bourbon, 29:20- Stronghold Demo, 31:50- Mash Up Meet Up, 40:00- Secret Cabal Meet Up, 44:50- Playing The Polar Station, 52:30- Pokemon?, 54:40- Treasure Island, 1:02:11- Escape Plan, 1:10:10- Coimbra, 1:16:50- City of Gears, 1:23:14- Visitor in Blackwood Grove, 1:28:11- Dice Settlers, 1:32:29- Luxor, 1:38:55- Gloomhaven Expansion and Playmats, 1:40:36- The Mind, 1:46:19- Crystal Clans Rules, 1:49:32- Crystal Clans Review, 2:08:08- The Fox in the Forest Rules, 2:10:20- The Fox in the Forest Review, 2:20:38- Santorini Review, 2:33:13- Santorini Review, 2:38:24- Wasteland Express Delivery Service Re-Roll

Episode 124: Argent: The Consortium

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Fae, Memoarrr!, Cahoots, and many more;

2) Review the action selection game Argent: The Constortium; and

3) Revisit Aeon’s End.

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.

1:10- Lycanthropy, 3:59- Trivia winner, 5:10- Tough Mudder, 8:17- Origins generally, 12:07-Stronghold Demo,13:34- Mashup Meetup, 23:20- Slay the Spire, 25:15- Blood Raging Sun, 29:58- PegHead Spotlight Tim Virnig, 33:10- Memoarrr!, 38:32- Fae, 44:12- Cahoots, 49:00- Via Nebula, 52:40- Nations: The Dice Game, 57:59- Red7, 1:01:44- Gorus Maximus, 1:09:29-Origins Intro, 1:10:31 Sailing Toward Osiris, 1:15:12- Archmage, 1:19:20- Poetry Slam, 1:24:50- Pikoko, 1:29:40- Argent Rules, 1:33:18- Argent Review, 2:08:25- Aeon’s End Reroll

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 121- Heroes of Land, Air & Sea

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Alien Artifacts, Space Base, Spoils of War and many more;

2) Review the 4X area control game Heroes of Land, Air & Sea; and

3) Revisit Railroad Revolution.

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.

1:00- 40 Trivia, 3:27- Trivia winner, 4:40- Twitter contest winner. 5:50- Family gaming talk, 17:11- Broken hip talk, 22:38- Gaming double date, 28:00- Growing game group, 31:30- Bezier games, 36:00- Gaming weekend, 43:30- Origins meet up, 46:40- Noch Mal, 53:06- Hotshots, 59:00 Spoils of War, 1:01:20- Alien Artifacts, 1:07:47- Don’t Mess With Cthulhu, 1:12:50- Space Base, 1:18:05- Abyss Expansion, 1:21:00 Neon Knights 2086, 1:23:10- Roll for the Galaxy expansion, 1:26:10- The Secret Cable kickstarter, 1:27:29- Heroes of Land, Air & Sea Rules, 1:33:19- Heroes of Land, Air & Sea Review, 2:09:58- Railroad Revolution Re-Roll

Episode 120- Dinosaur Island

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss RobbCon 2018 along with their recent game plays including Welcome to Centerville, Pulsar 2849, Noria and many more;

2) Review the worker placement game, Dinosaur Island; and

3) Revisit Clank!: A Deck Building Adventure and Adrenaline.

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.

Bonus Episode: Designer Deep Dive- Fireball Island by Rob Daviau

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During this Designer Deep Dive, we speak with Rob Daviau (designer of Pandemic Legacy, S1 & S2, Betrayal at House on the Hill, and many more) about his upcoming title by Restoration Games, Fireball Island: The Curse of Vul-Kar. Fireball Island is a re-implementation of the late 80s mass market title of the same name where players move around a 3D board trying to avoid rolling marbles and other obstacles. We talk to Rob about the unique challenge of revising and refining older titles and this this title in particular. This in-depth and illuminating conversation focuses upon the design of a single board game, exploring everything from design philosophy, prototyping, preserving the spirit of an existing title, and bringing a a design to production (or in this case, kickstarter).

Click here to download directly.

To learn more about Fireball Island: The Curse of Vul-Kar, click here.

To check out Fireball Island: The Curse of Vul-Kar’s BGG page, click here.

To back Fireball Island: The Curse of Vul-Kar, click here.

NOTE: We were not compensated for this interview and the substance of our content was not directed in any way by Restoration Games or any other third-party.

Episode 119- Rising Sun

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss discuss their recent game plays including Clank! The Mummy’s Curse, Hardback,  The Princes of Florence and many more;

2) Review the area control game, Rising Sun; and

3) Revisit Barcelona: Rose of Fire.

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.

Bonus Episode: Designer Deep Dive- Imperius by Grant Rodiek

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During this Designer Deep Dive, we speak with Grant Rodiek (designer of Cry Havoc, Hocus, and more) about his upcoming title by Kolossal Games, Imperius. Imperius is a card drafting, bluffing game where players play cards in order to exert strength and earn favor and in support of their efforts to gain victory, capture control, and avoid assassination. We talk to Grant about his design theories and practices as well as the art and craft of board game design. This in-depth and illuminating conversation focuses upon the design of a single board game, exploring everything from design philosophy, prototyping, play-testing, presenting an idea to publishers, and bringing a a design to production (or in this case,kickstarter).

Click here to download directly.

To learn more about Imperius, click here.

To check out Imperius’ BGG page, click here.

To back Imperius, click here.

Click here to check out articles on game design, at Hyperbole Games.

NOTE: We were not compensated for this interview and the substance of our content was not directed in any way by Kolossal Games or any other third-party.

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 117- PiranhaPig Con 2018 & Calimala

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss discuss PiranhaPig Con 2018 along their recent game plays including Castell, The Grimm Forest, Transatlantic and many more;

2) Review the action selection game, Calimala; and

3) Revisit The Oracle of Delphi.

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 116- Raiders of the North Sea & Expansions

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Rising Sun, Manhattan, Muse, and many more;

2) Review the worker placement game, Raiders of the North Sea, along with both of its expansions; and

3) Revisit Great Western Trail.

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 115- Rajas of the Ganges

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs welcome their new 4th Chair and discuss their recent game plays including Pandemic Legacy: Season 2, Dokmus, The Bottle Imp, and much more;

2) Review the action selection race game, Rajas of the Ganges; and

3) Revisit Tikal.

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 113- Stuffed Fables with Rodney Smith

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs are joined by the board game treasure Rodney Smith of Watch it Played as they discuss their recent game plays including Kokoro, Rajas of the Ganges, Heroes of Land, Air & Sea, and much more;

2) Review the storytelling adventure game Stuffed Fables and;

3) Revisit Terraforming Mars.

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.

Click here to check out Watch it Played.

Episode 112- Whistle Stop with Rolling Dice & Taking Names

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs are joined by spectacular Marty & Tony of Rolling Dice & Taking Names as we discuss Pax Unplugged, and their recent game plays including The Thing: Infection  at Outpost 31, Azul, Troyes;

2) Review the tile laying game Whistle Stop and;

3) Revisit Mystic Vale.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

Click here to check out Rolling Dice & Taking Names.

If you want to win a copy of Beasts of Balance, go to twitter, follow @beastsofbalance, and post a picture of stacked stuff (games, family, children, pets, whatever) with the hashtag #stackthatpiranhapig for a chance to win. Continental US only, one entry per person, runs until December 12 at Noon Eastern Time.

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

Episode 111- Valletta with Stephanie Straw

In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs are joined by the incredible Stephanie Straw to discuss some of their most recent game plays, including discussions of  Calimala, Pixie Queen, Banned Words, The Wizard Always Wins and more;

2) Review the unique card drafting game Valletta;

3) And revisit Salem and The Others.

NOTE: There is a very brief ASMR sample as a bumper at the end of our first segment. If you are prone to an adverse response to ASMR, skip ahead 20 seconds.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

To access the direct download, click here.

To follow Stephanie of Twitch click here, and here.

Click here to be entered to win a family fun pack of games from our good friends at Mayday Games.

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

Episode 110- Essen 2017 and Trick Taking Suite

 

In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss Robb and Christina’s Essen 2017 adventures, including discussions of Clans of Caledonia, Gaia Project, Root, and more; and

2) Review a suite of trick taking games including, Custom Heroes, Trickster: Champions of Time, and Indulgence.

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 109- Mansions of Madness, Second Edition

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Vengence, Vanuatu, Cottage Garden, and more; and

2) Review the cooperative adventure game, Mansions of Madness, Second Edition.

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.

Bonus Episode 2- Fiasco: Camp Death

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During this Bonus Episode, the Pegs get together for a live-play of the storytelling game, Fiasco. As selected by the PegHeads, the Pegs take on Camp Death, a Fiasco play-set set in a summer camp slasher film setting. Who will survive, and who will meet a dark a grisly death?

Note: this episode includes descriptions of violent deaths and gore. Listener discretion is advised.

Click here for a direct download.

Click here for show notes and credits.

Episode 108- Fate of the Elder Gods

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Pit Crew, Unearth, Delve, and more; and

2) Review the action selection game, Fate of the Elder Gods.

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 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.

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 106- Lorenzo il Magnifico

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including The Climbers, Flipships, Sagrada, and more; and

2) Review the action selection game Lorenzo il Magnifico.

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.

If you want to win a set of promo cards for a Peg favorite, Wasteland Express: Delivery Service. Just follow Robb on Twitter @LoudBluePeg and post #getmytapeon in his thread. The contest runs until this Saturday (9/16/2017) at 12 noon Eastern Time. One entry per person.

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Episode 105- GenCon 2017

During this mega-sized episode, we go all in on GenCon 2017. We describe the shenanigans and go deep on a boat load of titles released at this years largest gaming convention. Some of the games we discuss include, The Legend of El Dorado, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Fantasy Flight’s Fallout, Stop Thief, Cerebrea, and many, many more.

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 104- Sentient and GenCon 2017 Preview

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Founders of Gloomhaven, Lorenzo il Magnifico, Sidereal Confluence, Raxxon, and more;

2) Review the set collection, dice manipulation game Sentient; and

3) Preview their plans for and games they are looking forward to checking out at GenCon 2017.

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 103- Wasteland Express Delivery Service

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Armageddon, Century: Spice Road, Unlock!; and

2) Review the pick up and deliver game Wasteland Express Delivery Service.

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 102: Barenpark

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In this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Cockroach Poker, Stroop, Near and Far, and more; and

2) Review the tile laying game Barenpark.

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 101: Origins 2017 and Sara and Lincoln Hot Seat

During this week’s episode we:

1) Provide a summary of our Origins 2017 experiences, including discussion of the awesome PegHeads we met and the incredible games that we played and discovered and

2) Put Sara and Lincoln Erickson of Renegade Games and Rook’s Comics and Games into the Blue Peg, Pink Peg Hot Seat.

Click here for Origins 2017 photos and show notes.

Click here to download the episode.

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.

Bonus Episode 1- Board Game Backstories

During this, our first Patreon supported bonus episode, we explore the untold “backstories” of many of the hobby’s most popular games. Each of the Pegs pick a game and tell the beginning of a ridiculous and entirely fictitious story about the events that inspired the creation of four favorite board games. The other Pegs then pick up the thread and improvise the remainder of the story.

To access the direct download, click here.

Episode 98- Yokohama

During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Hop, Onirim, Ahead in the Clouds, and more; and

2) Review the worker placement game Yokohama.

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.

This week’s episode is supported in part by PegHead Patreon backer Robert Bolin and mystylematernity.com. If you are expecting a Peglet of your own, check them out.

Episode 97- Viticulture and When to Kickstart

During this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Aeon’s End, Churchill, Doodle Quest and more;

2) Review the worker placement game Viticulture (First Edition); and

3) Discuss how they decide what games to back on kickstarter.

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 96- Railroad Revolution

Railroad Revolution (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 Fight for Olympus, Kingdomino,  Rex and more; and

2) Review the action selection game Railroad Revolution.

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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 95- RobbCon 2017

BPPP RobbCon 2017 (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s episode, the guys do a deep, deep dive into the events that transpired during 4+ days of gaming in the Virginia woods, RobbCon 2017. A slew of guys, a literal ton of games, gallons of drinks, infinite chaos, and a heap of the plague thrown in for good measure. We review more games then we have ever reviewed in any prior episode, including Anachrony, Railroad Revolution, Nippon, Vast: The Crystal Caverns, The Great Zimbabwe, The Colonists, The Gallerist, Mythothopia, Ethnos, and many, many more.

Click here for RobbCon 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 93- Clank! and The Dark Side of Gaming: Obsession

BPPP Clank and Obsession (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 Ta-Da, Villains and Vigilantes, Attack on Titan and more;

2) Review the family friendly deck builder Clank!; and

3) And examine one of the dark sides of gaming, obsession.

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 92- Barcelona: The Rose of Fire plus Gloomhaven Contest

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

barcelonarofDuring this week’s episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including Covert, Kingsport Festival: The Card Game, Saloon Tycoon and more;

2) Announce a way that you can win a copy of Gloomhaven, courtesy of Cephalofair Games (#21lbsofgame);

3) Review the area control game Barcelona: The Rose of Fire.

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 90- The Oracle of Delphi and Wisdom Check 4 (with Stephen Buonocore, plus CONTEST)

BPPP Oracle of Delphi and Wisdom Check 4 (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 Star Wars: Destiny, Burger Up, Fuji Flush and more;

2) Review Stefan Feld pick up and deliver game published by Tasty Minstrel Games, The Oracle of Delphi, and;

3) Have some more trivia fun with Honorary Peg Stephen Buonocore.

Click here for game play photos and show notes.

Want to win a copy of the currently out of stock, Great Western Trail? Below is the contest puzzle. You can also download a pdf version by clicking here.

Once you have solved the puzzle email the phrase to us at bluepegpinkpeg@gmail.com. One entry per person. We will randomly selected the winner from all entries received before the deadline (January 31 at 12:00 PM, Eastern Time).

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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 89- Great Western Trail and 2017 Predictions/Resolutions

BPPP Great Western Trail and 2017 Predictions/Resolutions (click on the text to the left to listen)

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During this week’s mega sized episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a recent game plays including New Angeles, SeaFall, A Feast for Odin, Brick Party, and many more;

2) Review the engine building game Great Western Trail, and;

3) Provide their 2017 board gaming predictions and resolutions.

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 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 87- Haspelknecht

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

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During this week’s mega game play episode:

1) The Pegs discuss recent news and a slew of game plays including Bucket King 3D, Blood of an Englishman, Kobayakawa, Pax Porfiriana, and many, many more; and

2) Review the action selection  game from Capstone Games, Haspelknecht: The Story of Early Coal Mining.

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 85- Mystic Vale and Capstone Games Hot Seat

BPPP Mystic Vale and Capstone Hot Seat (click on the text to the left to listen)

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1) The Pegs discuss recent news and game plays including Agricola: Family Edition, Pocket Madness, 4 Gods and more;

2) Review the card crafting game from AEG, Mystic Vale; and

3) Put the kind and wonderful married couple from Capstone Games in the Blue Peg, Pink Peg Hot Seat.

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.

If you want to learn how you can support a great cause, and maybe win a game in the process click here to support Gamers for Cures.

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