Episode 337: The Crew
Release Date: Dec. 5, 2019
Running Time: 109 min.
The Crew is a cooperative trick-taking card game.
You and your fellow players are off to explore a mysterious new planet at the edge of the solar system. 50 increasingly challenging missions tell the story of your crew's journey to Planet 9.
How well can you work together when communication is limited as you cross the vast expanse of space?
If you know any classic card games, you start on familiar ground with The Crew. But be ready! Once launched, these missions will bend your brain and blast your expectations about something as time-tested as trick-taking.
Games can warp our brains.
The Crew does this in a way that lasts. Listen in to find out how and discover why it earns our Spiel of Approval.
Complete Show Notes continue after the break.
Designer: Thomas Sing
Publisher: Kosmos , Kosmos & Thames
Artist: Marco Ambruser
2-5 players 20 min. ages 10+ MSRP 13€
Time to teach/learn: 5 minutes
Game Night Grab Bag Table
The topic: Alternatives to Uno
Doug's Game Bag VOTE FOR DOUG
Stephen's Game Bag VOTE FOR STEPHEN
Music credits include:
Another Girl, Another Planet by Ukelele Orchestra of GB | the song
Planetary Citizen by Mahavishnu Orchestra | the song