Episode 156: Kennerspiel des Schpiel 2012

Release Date: July 9, 2012

Running Time:  197 min.

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Use your grey cells. The Kennerspiel des Jahres recognizes the best strategy game of the year.  From a deadly mountain peak to the bandit filled desert to the workshops of a medieval town, we review the 3 nominated games and try to predict the winner.

Kennerspiel des Jahres Recommended Games: Hawaii, Friday, Ora et Labora

Kennerspiel des Jahres Nominees: K2, Targi, Village

Predictions: our favorite, our selection, our prediction 

Complete Show Notes continue after the break.

Kennerspiel des Jahres Recommended Games

Hawaii   BGG  |  Hans im Gluck

Friday   BGG  |  2F Spiele

Ora et Labora   BGG  |  Lookout Games

Kennerspiel des Jahres Nominees


K2   BGG  |  Rebel.pl

Targi  BGG  |  Kosmos

Village  BGG  |  Eggertspiele

Our Predictions

We divide our selections into three categories: our favorite game, the game we would select if we were on the jury, and finally the game we think the jury will selection (our "official" prediction).

Want to know what we think? Listen in and find out!


Music credits include

The Twisters   by Mel Henke  | the song

Big Rock Candy Mountain  by Harry McClintock  | the song

Porque Te Vas  by  Los Super Elegantes |  the song

Litigation  by Mariachi El Bronx  | the song

Lulla  by Tinariwen  | the song

My Village  by Viktor Schulz

See the USA in Your Chevrolet  by Mel Henke  |  the song


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

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