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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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