Episode 207: Cubism

Release Date: Mar. 2, 2015

Running Time:   173 min.

Listen Now:

Enhanced Version 
MP3 Version

Subscribe via iTunes:
Enhanced - MP3

See sidebar for other subscription options

Roll over Picasso. We review Waggle Dance, Praetor and Dice Brewing. Each game uses dice in a fun, creative way: to make honey, to build Hadrian's wall and to make beer. We also receive a visit from listener Jay Bartelt for a special in-person Game Sommelier segment. 

News & Notes: The Next Great American Game, Quebec Hassles Game Store Owner
Crowdfunding Round-Up: Floating Market, Renaissance Wars, Tao of Peg, Brewin' USA, Cypress Inheritance
The List: Waggle Dance, Praetor, Dice Brewing
The Game Sommelier: 5 games to pair with a 5 course gourmet meal

Complete Show Notes continue after the break.

News & Notes

The Next Great American Game   Link

Quebec Organization Hassles Local Game Store Owner  Link

Gaming Hoopla 2015   Link

Our Spring Spiel-a-thon will be at the 2015 Gaming Hoopla!

Crowdfunding Round-Up

Renaissance Wars   Kickstarter

Floating Market   Kickstarter

Brewin' USA   Kickstarter

Tao of Peg   Kickstarter

Cypress Inheritance   Kickstarter

The List

Waggle Dance   Grublin Games  |  BGG

Praetor   NSKN  |  BGG

Dice Brewing   Board & Dice  |  BGG

The Game Sommelier

The Challenge: 5 games to pair with a 5 course gourmet meal

Jay Bartelt's Selections: 






Chopstick Dexterity Mega-Challenge 3000


Music credits include:

Every Time I Roll the Dice  by Black Mountain Blues Band  |  the song

Tumbling Dice   by Scubba  |  the song

The Dice Man  by The Fall  |  the song


I'm sure there are some goofs in there somewhere

Let us know if (when?) you find one:

Not a mistake but an oversight: it is a crime I failed to mention the great custom dice that come with Waggle Dance. The ones are bees and the pips are little hexagons. Awesome!

Sponsored Link: Premium Resource & Meeple Kits  Link

Sponsored Link: Airborne Commander  Link

Sponsored Link: 27th Passenger: A Hunt on Rails  Link