GenCon 2015 - Campaign Trail

Release Date: Aug. 8, 2015

Running Time:  23 min.

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Brothers Nathan and Jeff Cornelius chat about developing and publishing Campaign Trail, a game of modern electoral politics, from a game designed by their father. Play one on one or in teams to guide your candidate to the Oval Office.

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GenCon 2015 - Calliope Games

Release Date: Aug. 8, 2015

Running Time:  16 min.

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Cassidy Werner discusses progress on the upcoming Titan series of board games and gives us the scoop on an upcoming release, Thieves. 

Dan Taylor from Thunderbox chats about the digital version of Tsuro soon to be released for iOS and Android devices.

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GenCon 2015 - Thames & Kosmos

Release Date: Aug. 8, 2015

Running Time:  17 min.

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Kosmos is an established publisher in Germany with a large catalog of games for all ages. They're known in particular for their series of 2 player games. Thames & Kosmos is their  North American partner.

Andy from Thames & Kosmos chats about relaunching several Kosmos titles. Some are classics: Lost Cities, Kahuna, Ubongo. Others are new: Dimension, Andor. The ultimate goal is synchronized worldwide release for new Kosmos games.

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GenCon 2015 - James Ernest

Release Date: Aug. 7, 2015

Running Time:  32 min.

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What do contact juggling, David Bowie, poker, and a well-aimed cat have in common? 

James Ernest, founder of Cheapass Games. 

From the creative explosion in the mid '90s that gave us white envelope games like Kill Doctor Lucky, Give Me The Brain and Devil Bunny Needs a Ham to current Kickstarted titles like Pairs and Stuff & Nonsense, we chat about the past, present and future of the company.

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GenCon 2015 - Iello

Release Date: Aug. 7, 2015

Running Time:  29 min.

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Keith Myers chats about several new releases from Iello.

Medieval Academy is a card drafting game about squires in training.

Welcome to the Dungeon is a press your luck game about delving deep for treasure.

Last but not least, Pingo Pingo is a wacky game for all ages with a soundtrack and a dart gun. 

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GenCon 2015 - Pack O Game

Release Date: Aug. 7, 2015

Running Time:  29 min.

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Designer Chris Handy chats about Pack O Game, 8 small card games each the size of a pack of gum. From tile laying to auctions, bluffing and dexterity there's something for everyone in these tiny packs of cards

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GenCon 2015 - HABA USA

Release Date: Aug. 7, 2015

Running Time:  14 min.

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Lea Culliton chats about the growing interest in children's games as HABA USA brings more titles to North America including Crest Climbers, Pharaoh's Gulo Gulo, Monster Laundry and many more.

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GenCon 2015 - CSE Games

Release Date: Aug. 6, 2015

Running Time:  29 min.

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Fabio del Rio talks about several new releases coming soon from CSE.

10 Down is an elegant set collecting card game. 

Loud About is a crazy mash-up party game of action-memory.

Fantasy Fantasy Baseball is a game about building your best lineup of elf pitchers and orc batters.

and last but not least...

Junk in My Trunk, a family card game about elephants cleaning up after the circus designed by our very own David Coleson!

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