Pick Up & Deliver 346: Will another game with the same theme play as sweet? – Brendan reflects on games in his collection that share themes very closely. Join us, won’t you?
Pick Up & Deliver 298: Zombies – Theme Survey – Brendan does a survey of the zombie games he knows, and pairs them with films or writing that shares the feeling of the game. Join us, won’t you?
Pick Up & Deliver 218: BG Sommelier – COViD-19 – Brendan shares his thinking about some thematic pairings relating to the current world pandemic.
Pick Up & Deliver 197: Setting the Stage – Brendan discusses the Sports Night problem, when a text misleads you in a way that makes it harder to enjoy the content, in the context of board games.
Introducing a new segment, the Board Game Sommelier, in which Brendan pairs games with other popular media to recommend an evening of entertainment. This week’s theme, HORROR. Our recommendations for thematic pairings: Desperation throbs, like an infected bite, throughout Dawn of
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
Episode 01 of the Rattlebox Games Board Game Podcast is live, available via iTunes, Google Play, and through our Libsyn feed. You can also listen to it here: Show notes: Introduction Games we played recently City of Horror Last Night