Brass Lancashire & Birmingham (Message from the Deep) – Brendan returns to an old show format, in which he talks about a game in depth. In this episode, Brendan discusses the two Brass games, Brass: Lancashire and Brass: Birmingham. Join us, won’t you?
Pick Up & Deliver 207: Invisible Workers (Culture and Games) – Brendan considers the invisible workers in Brass, and asks what a game that takes into account the experience of workers in the Industrial revolution might look like.
Brendan discusses games that are “punishing,” either by setting up mean situations, a tight economy, or a brutal cooperative situation. Join us to discuss the game on BoardGameGeek guild 3269. Games discussed: Pandemic Legacy, Season 1 and Season 2 Munchkin
Brendan talks about the delight (or agony) of being surprised when a game isn’t what you expected it would be. Games mentioned: Shark Island Brass The Grimm Forest Listen to the episode below or download the file: 014: Surprise! (mp3)