You are hereEpisode 170: All Access

Episode 170: All Access


Release Date: Feb. 18, 2013

Running Time:  144 min.

Listen Now:

Download:
Enhanced Version 
MP3 Version

Subscribe via iTunes:
Enhanced - MP3

See sidebar for other subscription options

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

Influence   Kickstarter

Stefan Feld   BGG

Monopoly's Cat   Link

Hasbro To Cut 10% of Workforce by 2015   Link 

Acessible Games

Wordaround  BGG | Think Fun 

Wurfelwurst  BGG | KOSMOS | Amazon.de

Tokaido  BGG | FunForge 

Pirate Dice  BGG | Gryphon |  RoboDerby: Express

Truckloads of Goober

Diavolo  BGG | Asmodee | Amazon.de

Back Shelf Spotlight

Circus Maximus  BGG 

Favorites

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).

Dave's Selections

Antwerp - Hand & Foot

Brussels - Guildhall

Brugges - Lord of the Fries

Hasselt - Dune

Louvain le Nouve - Automobile

Mail Bag

Cafe Taktik in Gothenburg Sweden

Music

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

Errata

I'm sure there are some goofs in there somewhere. Let us know if (when?) you find one!

Sponsored Link: Game Salute  Link

Card Game of Oz  Link

 

sponsors

Interested in sponsorship?

Click here!

Scopa!

Spiel Shirts

Subscribe

Enhanced Version

Add to Google
Podnova Player button
Download Juice, the cross-platform podcast receiver

MP3 Version

Add to Google
Podnova Player button

Download Juice, the cross-platform podcast receiver

Links

Game Resources
Board Game Geek
Purple Pawn
Card Game Heaven
Board Game Design Forum
Occasional Gamer
Knizia Games
Convivium
Card Game Rules
Faidutti's Game Library
ICV2
Cyber Board
Zun Tzu

Game Blogs
Ludoscopia (Spanish)
Board Games in Blighty
Metroburb Gamers
The Board Game Family
Board Game Nut
Dreaded Gazebo
dICEHOUSES
Up the Vacuum Thingy
Vexillum (in Catalan)
Mad Town Gamer
Everyone Listens to Reason
Beyond Swelter's Kitchen
6-Sided Rhino
Gamer Dad
The Wargame Shed
BSK (Spanish)
Average Dave
Gamer Chris
Jugamos Todos (Spanish)
Goblin's Lair (Italian)
Gamer's Mind
NYC Gamer
Peg City Gamers
Roll To Hit
The Board Game Guy
Board Gamer
The Game Ranch
Game Night
Taller Than Thou
Knights of the Game Board
iMosse.net
Bode Gueims
New Gamer Dad
Playing Board Games
RCK2
Resident Meeple
Yehuda
Brettspieler aus Leidenschaft (German)
LaEsquinaFriki (Spanish)
Brdspl (Dutch)

Game Clubs
Euro Games Fest

Where to Buy Games
Board Games.com
Board Game Prices.com
Starlit Citadel
Fair Play Games
Boulder Games
Game Surplus
Funagain Games
Time Well Spent
Boards & Bits
Cardhaus
Mah Jongg Maven
Game Preserve
Ebay


Game Conventions
Essen Game Fair
GenCon
Origins
Australian Game Expo

Other Game Podcasts
The Dice Men Cometh
2d6.org
Board to Death
Board Games with Scott
Bookshelf Games
Garrett's Games & Geekiness
All Games Considered
The Dice Tower
Board Games to Go
Have Games Will Travel
Into the Gamescape
On Board Games


Miscellany
This Week in Tech
DL.TV
Filmspotting
Indiana Film Society
This Week in Media
The Horseshoe
Make: Magazine
Boing Boing
Gizmodo
Mac Break Weekly
Sub Verbis