On Board Games

A show about board and card games. The guys of On Board Games discuss games from the viewpoints of new and expert players, reviewers, and people fr...
In this episode, Don and Adrienne talk about convention experiences.   (31:35) After the break, they dive deeper into conventions including the people that you meet and what to bring.   Be sure to check out the pre-order of Grand Gamers Guild's latest offering Shikoku.   Inverse Ge...
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In this episode, Isaac talks with Nick Bently from Northstar Games about what they've played lately, including: Rise of Tribes Hanabi Clash of Rage Underwater Cities     (33:54) After the break, they discuss the concept of Outside-In game design.   Be sure to check out the pre-ord...
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It's another review-a-palooza with Don and Erik!   In this episode, they cover: Quacks of Quedlinburg Three Cheers for Master Shop N Time   (29:20) After the break, they tackle: Good Critters Evolution the app Villainous One Week Ultimate Werewolf A preview of Werewolf Legacy Moni...
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In this episode, Isaac and Adrienne talk with Sara Perry about games they've played lately, including: Arkham Horror the card game Gloomhaven Sentinels of the Multiverse Dragonfire 7th Continent Beasts of Balance Catch the Moon Ancient Artifacts Nemesis   (29:26) Next, they talk about ...
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OBG 337: Cognitive Load

On Board Games 1h 21m 11s

It's another argument hour with T C Petty III and Seth Jaffee. This time they discuss the Cognitive Load a game generates.   (22:52) After the break, they dive deeper into cognitive load and the implications it has on design.   Be sure to check out the pre-order of Grand Gamers Guild'...
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OBG 336: Small Cons

On Board Games 1h 23m 11s

In this episode, Isaac talks with Daniel Newman about games they've played lately, including: Scythe Wingspan Dominant Species Found furniture crafting (not a game)   (48:13) Next, they talk about the advantages of small conventions.   (1:13:29) Lastly, Brian Counter talks about what he...
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OBG 335: Reviews Cubed

On Board Games 1h 36m 11s

In this episode, Erik, Don, and Adrienne Ezell talk about some games they've played lately including:  Concordia Egizia Lizboa Gloomhaven   (29:57) Next the trio do a review-a-palooza where they look at: Pacific Victory Carpe Diem Koi Xia Meeple Realty's Xia insert Passing Through Petra...
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In this episode, Isaac talks to Steven Aramini, designer of Sprawlopolis and others, about some games they've played lately including:  The lastest batch of Exit games Architects of the West Kingdom Untold Adventures Await   (29:41) Next the duo talk about how to get so much game into so ...
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In this episode, Don is joined by Lisa and David Spira, of the Room Escape Artist, to talk about what they've been up to. Guests: Lisa and David Spira Twitter: @RoomEscapeArt Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/roomescapeartist/ Instagram: roomescapeartist https://roomescapeartist.com/...
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In this episode, Erik and Bruce talk about some games they've played lately (and a con they went to) including:  MAGFest Firefly Sentinels of the Multiverse Thanos Rising The Cauldron expansion for SoTM Aeon's End The upcoming Evolution App   (40:07) Next the duo review the latest Jackbox ...
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OBG 331: What is Fun?

On Board Games 1h 8m 13s

In this episode, Erik and Don talk about some games they've played lately including:  Gloomhaven Unlock: Nautilus Betrayal at Baldur's Gate Auztralia   (22:30) Next the duo talk about what makes board games fun, especially to new players.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ ...
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In this episode, Erik and Don talk about some games they've played lately including:  Keyforge Aeon's End Dead of Winter   (29:25) Next the duo talk about the technological advances that have entered into the game publishing industry over the past few decades and what impact they have.   I...
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In this episode, Erik and Don open up the review bag and look at:     Gaslands Dokmus Sprawlopolis Azul Don't Mess With Cthulhu Doce Aeon's End Istanbul the Dice Game Chronicles of Crime Push Color Addict Hellapagos   Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ On Board Games is a proud...
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OBG 328: PaxU 2018

On Board Games 1h 37m 30s

In this episode, Isaac, Bruce, and Kathleen talk a bit about what they played at Pax Unplugged 2018. At least that's what they try to talk about, it gets pretty stream-of-consciousness in parts.     (40:29) Next, the trio talk about their experiences this year at PAX Unplug...
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In this episode, TC Petty III and Seth Jaffe have another argument, this time about loss aversion in games.     Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Group. Patreon account: http://www.patreon.com/obg Tw...
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OBG 326: GGGGGG

On Board Games 1h 13m 42s

In this episode, Erik and Adrienne Ezell talk about what they've been playing lately, including: Coimbra The Networks: Executives Jackbox Partypack 5 The joy of inserts     (21:39) Next, the duo talk giving games as gifts. Merry Christmas.   Inverse Genius: http://www.inv...
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It's the final day of the Con and Don and I are beat, but we played a bunch of games   We talk about Aeon's End Grapevine Escape Room Fortune Hail Hydra Witless Wizards Discworld: Ankh-Morpork Western Legends (demo) London Dread         Inverse Genius: http://www.inverse...
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It's day three (or four I can't keep track) and Don and I are getting punchy so we brought Michael J. Fox on with us.   We talk about Holding On: The Troubled Life of Billy Kerr Battlestar Galactica Gloomhaven Mansions of Madness 2e Advanced Squad Leader The podcaster panel   ...
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  In day two of our BGG coverage, Erik and Don talk about upcoming games from Ravensberger and Indie Board and Cards and also talk about the games they played, including Fiasco.         Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ On Board Games is a proud member o...
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In this first episode of our BGG coverage, Erik and Don talk about what they've been played and seen including: Gaslands 5-Minute Marvel Fallout and more       Inverse Genius: http://www.inversegenius.com/ On Board Games is a proud member of the Punch Board Media Grou...
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