The Flavor Text Podcast Episode Eight - Kickstart My Heart

Bales & Jett give their takes on the gaming phenomenon that is Kicktstarter, and all the ways that it is changing boardgaming. Right in step with that topic are Brandon's initial impressions of Batman: Gotham City Chronicles, Joseph's take on Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Board Game, Brandon's thoughts on Gaia Project, and both gents' takes on Tzolk’in: The Mayan Calendar!

0:00:00 - Intro!

0:05:40 - Gaia Project

0:20:34 - Tzolk’in: The Mayan Calendar

0:34:24 - Sid Meier’s Civilization: The Board Game

0:39:37 - Batman: Gotham City Chronicles

0:48:56 - Main Topic: Our Thoughts on the Behemoth that is Kickstarter!

The Flavor Text Podcast Episode Seven - Go East, Young Man! or How I Learned to Love Eurogames

Brandon and Guest Host Tyler discuss everything they absolutely love about Eurogames - including just how they came to appreciate them so! They also discuss the recently Spiel des Jahres-nominated CARPE DIEM! There’s also plenty of things to say about their recent plays of BRUGES and CONCORDIA!

So much moist content for so many dryyyyy games!

0:00:00 - Intro

0:03:58 - Recent Plays! CARPE DIEM

0:15:43 - CONCORDIA

0:23:27 - BRUGES

0:32:43 - Feature Topic: "Go East, Young Man or How I Learned to Love Eurogames"

The Flavor Text Podcast Episode Two - Trust

Bales and Jett discuss one of tabletop gaming’s most essential components - trust.

They also discuss the new Brass: Birmingham and the recent classic The Voyages of Marco Polo!

Timeline:

2:23 - Brass: Birmingham

10:00 - The Voyages of Marco Polo

18:46 - Trust in Gaming