Episode 21 - Ewe Wouldn't Like Me When I'm Angry!

21: Ewe Wouldn't Like Me When I'm Angry!

Release Date: Jan. 22, 2007

Running Time: 86 min

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Lou Ferrigno, eat your heart out! It doesn't take gamma rays to make us see green, just two sets of horribly organized rules. We play Shear Panic and Marvel Heroes. One's a keeper, the other's a dud.

News & Notes: Talisman, To Court the King
The List:
Shear Panic, Marvel Heroes
Backshelf Spotlight:
Phoenix, Dragonmaster
Truckloads of Goober:
Dread Pirate
Game Sommelier:
Five games for a high school classroom that are educational without being "educational" (read:lame)
Mail Bag:
BattleLore correction, game book suggestions

Complete Show Notes continue after the break.

Episode 20 - Lore & Ladders

Release Date: Jan. 8, 2007 Running Time: 98 min

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Chock full of Goobery goodness! We click with Lexio, a Korean tile game with Chinese roots, and charge head long into Battle Lore, waging table top fantasy battles with hundreds of miniatures.

News & Notes: Games Quarterly, War on Terror Game
The List:
Lexio, Battle Lore
Backshelf Spotlight: Fearsome Floors, Canasta
Truckloads of Goober:
Dark Tower
Game Sommelier:
Five games for a Super Bowl party
Mail Bag:
What game owes its name to the Hobby hawk?

Complete Show Notes continue after the break.

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