Bonus Episode 5: Tower Building Game Playtest

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/BonusEpisode05-Tower_Building_Game_Playtest.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes   Tower Building Game Playtest        Let us know your comments about the game! – Rob     … Continue reading

Episode 21: Electric Gimmicks and Tall Towers

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode21-Electric_Gimmicks_and_Tall_Towers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: New Mics! Jason sold his game Gunslingin’ Ramblers to a publisher!   “Mechanic” of the Week: Electronic Components   Other games we mentioned: Cash n’ … Continue reading

Tower Building Game

Tower Building Game 2 player game (potentially 4 players) Players take the roll of real estate developers trying to build the most profitable skyscrapers.  The game features worker placement, hand management and piece stacking mechanics. At the start of the game … Continue reading

Episode 20: Ain’t No Shame in a Contest

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode20-Aint_No_Shame_In_A_Contest.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS  BTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Jason had a great weekend but won’t tell why until next episode. Rob is a Debbie Downer. Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: … Continue reading

Bonus Episode 4: Playtest: Conservator VS Developer

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/BonusEpisode04-Conservator_VS_Developer_Playtest.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS   [Powerpress] I was really happy with this playtest.  While, it did expose that the game is ridiculously unbalanced, it also provided some great ways to fix those problems. The … Continue reading

Episode 19: Tree Huggers and Counting Cards

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode19-Tree_Huggers_and_Counting_Cards.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Rob wants to do stuff different sometimes…. Loser. Rob is drinking Holy Grail Ale! Alaskan White Ale: THERE’S A POLAR BEAR ON THE LABEL!!!! Whatcha … Continue reading

Conservator VS Developer

In this two player board game, one player takes the role of the Conservator, trying to build locations that earn money based on the nature of the land and the other plays as the Developer who tries to build up businesses that destroy the land. The … Continue reading

Episode 18: Second Winners and Fair Food

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode18-Second_Winners_and_Fair_Food.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS  BTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Jason just got back from his epic journey to Colorado, where he was almost eaten by a bear and a ghost. Whatcha been playing?: … Continue reading

Fair Food

2 to 6 players.  Players are visitors who have gone to their local county fair for one reason:  To eat as much terrible fair food as possible. Game components: 1 game board featuring 5 food vendors and a medical tent. … Continue reading

Episode 17: Interview with Flip the Table

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode17-Interview_with_Flip_The_Table.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS  BTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: The Guys from Flip the Table are here on our show! Best Mashup ever: Murder She Wrote and America’s Funniest Home Videos Whatcha been … Continue reading