Episode 170: All Access
Release Date: Feb. 18, 2013
Running Time: 144 min.
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Fun for all. From sausage dice to treasure on the high seas, we review four games you could teach/play/enjoy with almost any group of players: Wordaround, Wurfelwurst, Tokaido and Pirate Dice.
News & Notes: Influence, Stefan Feld, Hasbro cuts 10% of workforce
Game Reviews: Wordaround, Wurfel Wurst, Tokaido, Pirate Dice
Truckloads of Goober: Diavolo
Back Shelf Spotlight: Circus Maximus
Favorites: Roma, Blackjack
The Game Sommelier: Games to pair with 5 Belgian cities
Mail Bag: More listener Sommeliers, Cafe Taktik in Sweden
Complete Show Notes continue after the break.
News & Notes
Stefan Feld BGG
Monopoly's Cat Link
Hasbro To Cut 10% of Workforce by 2015 Link
Truckloads of Goober
Back Shelf Spotlight
Circus Maximus BGG
A new segment starts this episode! We introduce the rules for the segment and then take a crack it ourselves. After this, every Favorites segment will be programmed by YOU the listeners!
Dave - Roma BGG
Stephen - Blackjack Pagat
The Game Sommelier
The Challenge: 5 games to pair with 5 Belgian cities we visited on our recent filming expedition. (challenge from Erik Busse).
Antwerp - Hand & Foot
Brussels - Guildhall
Brugges - Lord of the Fries
Hasselt - Dune
Louvain le Nouve - Automobile
Music credits include:
Fair Game by Decktonic the song
Frog Legs & Sausage by Pierre Omer the song
Heavy Metal Concert by Gamelan Galak Tika & Esemble Robot the concert
Play the Game by Pocketmaster the song
I'm sure there are some goofs in there somewhere. Let us know if (when?) you find one!
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