Kingdom Seasons

A board game for 2-4 players. Throughout the game players earn prestige.  At the end of the game the Kingdom with the highest prestige wins.  The game ends when the final season card is flipped. Each player controls a kingdom … Continue reading

Episode 6: Beautiful Monsters and the Barter System

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode6-Beautiful_Monsters_and_The_Barter_System.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIntro and Welcome: Dragon’s Milk Bill Cosby and other stuff not worth mentioning David from The Podge Cast is awesome Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Wasabi Rob has been … Continue reading

Monster Pageant

Competitive card game for 2 to 4 players In this Rummy-style game each player takes on the roll of a horrifying monster, competing in a beauty pageant to see who can be crowned foulest of them all!  Tear, claw, maul and chomp … Continue reading

Episode 5: Sandboxes and Mini Golf

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode5-Sandboxes_and_Mini_Golf.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Intro and Welcome: Henry Winkler Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Castle Rob has been playing: Minecraft Mechanic of the Week: Sandbox games and their implications with board games. Other games … Continue reading

Par for the Course

Par for the Course is designed to be a fun family game where your goal is to build miniature golf holes and then play through them getting the lowest score possible.  The game can either be played competitively, as a … Continue reading

Episode 4: Interstellar Wormholes and Delicious Fudge

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode4-Interstellar_Wormholes_and_Delicious_Fudge.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Intro and Welcome: Mackinac Island Moo Joos Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Forbidden Island Rob has been playing: Quadefy   Mechanic of the Week: Characters with unique abilities in … Continue reading

Wormholes

Competitive tile-based game for 2 to 6 players. The universe is big.  VERY big.  Getting from place to place can take some time.  That’s where you come in.  You’re an alien with a fleet of flying saucers.  Your job is to tunnel … Continue reading

Episode 3: Bike Messengers and Diggin’ Graves

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode3-Bike_Messengers_and_Diggin_Graves.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIntro and Welcome: Delerium-Tremens Beer Tybo the Carrot Man Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Carnival Rob has been playing: Gravediggers Other games we mentioned: Carcassonne Settlers of Catan Formula D … Continue reading

Episode 2: Action Movies and Outlaws

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/www.buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes//Episode2-Action_Movies_and_Outlaws.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS Intro and Welcome: We’re making a podcast Rob’s smashed fingers Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Lawless Rob has been playing: Bone Wars Other Games we mentioned: Stone Age Colosseum … Continue reading