Episode 167: Soy Sauce Samurai
Release Date: Dec. 24, 2012
Running Time: 196 min.
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Honor, glory and geishas. Feudal Japan is our destination. We review Yedo, an auction based worker placement game where noble houses compete for the Shogun's favor by completing secret missions.
News & Notes: 12 Realms, Pirates vs Dinosaurs, Rialto, Spielfest
The List: Yedo
Truckloads of Goober: Dragi Drache
Game Sommelier: 5 musical selections to play along with 5 games
Mail Bag: Amazon.de, the truth about Czech pubs, Tricky Dice
Complete Show Notes continue after the break.
News & Notes
A co-op fantasy adventure board game for 1-6 players.
Pirates look for treasure and fight off dinosaurs on a remote island.
New card driven title from Stefan Feld set in Venice.
Join us January 22-23 in Toronto for Spielfest at Snakes & Lattes board game cafe.
Truckloads of Goober
A foam fireball floats on a air-powered volcano. Blow the ball into each area of the board to collect dragonfruit and win the game.
Bid for a lot of dice and place them on your clock's face. The goal: arrange the dice in the correct pattern to gain special abilities and score points.
The Game Sommelier
The Challenge: 5 games to pair with 5 musical selections - 5 soundtracks for a game night. (challenge from Daniel Jensen).
Amazon.de shipping info (thanks, Tom Cohen)
Tricky Dice, designed by Andy Miner, is now listed in the Games by Spielers for Spielers forum
Clutch Football (Thanks, Dmitri (aka Johnny Dollar on BGG)
Music credits include:
I'm sure there are some goofs in there somewhere. Let us know if (when?) you find one!
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