Pick Up & Deliver 264: Asynchronous gaming vs In-person gaming (DUEL) – Brendan discusses the pros and cons of asynchronous vs in-person play.
Pick Up & Deliver 261: Cognitive Dissonance – Brendan shares some thoughts about contradictory ideas he holds in gaming. Join us, won’t you?
Pick Up & Deliver 236: Victory from the Jaws of Defeat – Brendan thinks a bit about how games can have a last-minute turnaround that allow for a shift in leader or a dramatic win.
The arc of history against the majesty of the old west. It’s Through the Ages vs. Great Western Trail on episode 16 of the Game Fight Show March Mayhem bracket. Rob and Brendan are joined by Jason Brooks of Brookspun Games. Head on over and vote.
(Game Fight Show) March Mayhem, day 9 – Gloomhaven and 7 Wonders Duel face off against one another in the March Mayhem Tournament, each seeking the glory that can only be found in Ultimate Victory!. With Guest Commentator Adam McCrimmon of XYZ Game Labs!
(Game Fight Show) March Mayhem, ep 8 – Through the Ages Vs Agricola and Great Western Trail Vs A Feast for Odin face off against one another in the final bouts of the first round of the March Mayhem tournament each seeking glory in Ultimate Victory!
Pick Up & Deliver 222: Fun Paperwork – Brendan shares some of the parts of games that he enjoys that resonate with the bureaucratic part of his life. File your TPS forms and join us, won’t you?
Pick Up & Deliver 182: Heavy Complexity (Depth vs. Complexity, part 1) – Brendan discusses how the concepts of Complexity and Depth help us organize games and understand why they are fun or difficult or both. The series starts with Heavy Complexity.
Episode 174: Brendan finishes two games in his organic 10×10: Eminent Domain and Through the Ages. He shares a bit about the experience of playing online and the things he’s learned about these games.
Episode 153: Brendan summarizes the conversation on boardgame geek about what it means to play a “mean” game.