Brendan ponders the role of randomness in very closely-contested games. Show notes: [toggle Gaming] Slamwich Biblios Codenames: Pictures Doodle Rush Stronghold How much of the pleasure from a game comes from the ability to identify where or when you won?
Brendan is preparing for an academic conference and thinking about what games he’ll bring to game night. What games would you bring for a group of academics who may or may not have played any hobby board games? Happy Salmon
Brendan discusses what Vlaada Chvátil games he owns and enjoys, and why he likes them. Games Brendan owns: Codenames Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends Galaxy Trucker Dungeon Petz Games Brendan has played: Space Alert Dungeon Lords Games Brendan wants to play: Through