Episode 193: Lunch Break

Release Date: Apr. 28, 2014

Running Time:  109  min.

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PB & play! We review Splendor and Buccaneer Bones, two games that pack a lot of fun into a few minutes. Whether you're mining gems or finding buried treasure, there's plenty of time to enjoy these games while you snarf down a midday meal.

News & Notes:  LED Cribbage, Rattlebones, Pocket Basketball & Rugby
Crowdfunding Round-Up: Flick Wars, Dragon Slayer, Stratagem, Industrial Wave Cribbage
The List: Splendor, Buccaneer Bones
Game Sommelier:  5 games to help fill out a library's collection

Complete Show Notes continue after the break.

News & Notes

LED Cribbage Boards  Link

Rattlebones   BGG  | Rio Grande

Pocket Basketball & Rugby  Pocket Sports

Crowdfunding Round-Up

Flick Wars  Kickstarter

Dragon Slayer  Kickstarter

Stratagem Kickstarter

Industrial Wave Cribbage Board  Kickstarter

The List

Splendor  BGG | Space Cowboys

Buccaneer Bones  BGG |  Wattsalpoag

Back Shelf Spotlight

Raj  BGG |  Amigo Spiele (Hol's Der Geier)

The Game Sommelier

On the Hot Seat: Stephen

The Challenge: (from listener Anthea Bailie) 5 games to help fill out the game collection at the library where she works.

Stephen's Selections (not 5, not 10, but 20!):



Take It Easy

Sausage Dice

Sticky Sticks



Black Spy 


Going Going Gone

Freedom: The Underground Railroad

Super Rhino

Tumblin’ Dice



Level X




SOS Titanic


Music credits include:

Girls Just Wanna Have Lunch  by Weird Al Yankovic  |  the song

Lunch time   by Gabriel Omolo  |  the song

Liquid Lunch  by Caro Emerald  |  the song


I'm sure there are some goofs in there somewhere.

Let us know if (when?) you find one:

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