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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GenCon 2015 - New York 1901

Release Date: Aug. 6, 2015

Running Time:  21 min.

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Brandan from publisher Blue Orange and designer Chenier LaSalle join us to discuss New York 1901. Driven by a passion for the city and its architecture, Chenier designed the game over several years with the help of his kids. In the game you claim land cards in order to place tetris style building tiles into the heart of Manhattan, working to leave your mark on the city's skyline.

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GenCon 2015 - Cathala & Bauza

Release Date: Aug. 6, 2015

Running Time:  29 min.

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Noted French designers Bruno Cathala and Antoine Bauza often work with partners on new designs. We chat about their latest collaboration, 7 Wonders: Duel, a two player stand-alone variant of the award winning civilization building card game.

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GenCon 2015 - Bezier Games

Release Date: Aug. 6, 2015

Running Time:  29 min.

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Ted Alspach chats about Favor of the Pharoah, an Egyptian themed reboot of Tom Lehmann's engine building dice game To Court The King.

We also discuss Terra, a geography based party game from Friedemann Friese and expansions to Suburbia and Castles of Mad King Ludwig.

Last, we talk about One Night Ultimate Vampire, the newest title in the family of fast playing social deduction games. 

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GenCon 2015 - Cryptozoic

Release Date: Aug. 5, 2015

Running Time:  29 min.

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Matt Hyra leads the in-house design team at Cryptozoic. He chats about the different challenges designers face when developing a games tied to movies like Ghostbusters, TV shows like Rick and Morty, video games like Portal and hundreds of comic book characters from the DC universe. We also discuss Spyfall a social game of creative bluffing from Russia. 

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