Episode 31: BTG 2012 Year in Review

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode31-BTG_2012_Year_In_Review.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: 2012 BTG Year in Review Spectacular Games we mentioned: Castellan Castle Dice Dominion Forbidden Island Lilly Looking Through Lost Cities Quadefy Quicksilver Ticket to Ride: … Continue reading

Episode 30: Grant Rodiek and Insurrection

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/www.buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode30-Grant_Rodiek_and_Insurrection.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Special Guest Grant Rodiek. Whatcha been playing?: Grant has been playing: Risk Legacy Jason has been playing: Farmageddon   “Mechanic” of the Week: Team Play … Continue reading

Bonus Episode 8: Cardboard Edison Interview

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/BonusEpisode08-Cardboard_Edison_Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSOn this bonus episode we sit down and chat with Chris and Suzanne Zinsli from Cardboard Edison. Cardboard Edison Blog Cardboard Edison Twitter   Cardboard Edison Facebook   … Continue reading

Episode 29: Dirty Money and Standing in Line

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode29-Dirty_Money_and_Standing_In_Line.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Contest winner Chip Beauvais Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Dominion, Forbidden Island Rob has been playing: Nightfall   “Mechanic” of the Week: Currency in games Other … Continue reading

Episode 28: Theme Free and a Conspiracy

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode28-Theme_Free_and_a_Conspiracy.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Drinking Shiner Cheer. Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Battle Cattle Rob has been playing: Dutch Blitz   “Mechanic” of the Week: Minimal or Abstract Theme Other … Continue reading

Conspiracy Theory Game

Conspiracy Theory Game  In this board game, each player controls a team of “Researchers” who are “experts” in their fields.  Their goal is to sway public opinion in their respective fields.  The game ends when a player can max out … Continue reading

Episode 27: Sand Timers and Filth

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode27-Sand_Timers_and_Filth.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Back from Thanksgiving. Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Three of a Crime Rob has been playing: Dominion, Quadefy, Bananagrams, Hitman: Absolution   “Mechanic” of the Week: Timed … Continue reading

Filth Ranch

“The Filth Ranch” You are a college student living in an apartment with your friends.  You have affectionately nicknamed your apartment the “Filth Ranch” because of the garbage that has accumulated.  But the one day your landlord calls.  He’s coming … Continue reading

Episode 26: Building Patterns and Robotic Probes

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode26-Building_Patterns_and_Robotic_Probes.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Reverse Intro Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: The Room Rob has been playing: The Red Dragon Inn: Gambling? I’m in!   “Mechanic” of the Week: Pattern … Continue reading

Space Probe Game

Von Neumann Probe Game 2-4 player card game Contents: 300 Solar System Cards 8 Home System Cards 52 Probe Cards (13 for each player) Concept: The goal of this game is to gather as much Dark Energy as possible.  The … Continue reading