Episode 19 - Cold Fusion
19: Cold Fusion
Release Date: Dec. 18, 2006
Running Time: 84 min.
Recycle, reuse, replay! We warm up with a Mah Jongg variant called Forbidden and then tap into Power Grid, a game where garbage and wind can lead to vitctory.
Game News & Notes
Political wheeling and dealing in the ancient emperor's court.
Fletcher Capstan Expanding Tables Link
How about a game table that can seat 6 or 16? Amazing tables expand radially, increasing in size by 73%! Watch the video below!
Forbidden BGG entry
Light Mah Jongg card game with some inventive twists.
Power Grid BGG Entry
Invest in different energy sources to power the most cities on the map.
Can you see two connection between these games?
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Dino Hunt BGG Entry
Time travellers collect dinosaurs for points. Cards are filled with great information without being "educational."
De Bellis Antiquitatis (DBA) BGG Entry
Fast paced, tactical, and elegantly simple pre-gunpowder historical miniatures wargame.
Truckloads of Goober
Subbuteo Table Soccer BGG Entry
A Finger flicking fun game with a nearly 90 year history. Flick your players into the ball and drive it down the field! Hundreds of painted national and club teams,accessories, stadiums (with spectators), even lights are available.
Thanks to Adrian in Australia for bringing Subbuteo to our attention and sending us our very own Subbuteo set! Amazingly cool, Adrian.
Subbuteo Links from Adrian
World Table Soccer
Federation International Sport Table Football
American Subbuteo Association
World Retro League
Little Plastic Men
Table Soccer USA
Peter Upton's Subbuteo