Archive for the 'Board Games' Category

Today Stephen is joined by Jenn Bartlett the Board Game Librarian to talk about her experience at pax unplugged and how her and her team created a borrow a board game program at her library in Machester Connecticut with over 130 games!!!

Games we talked about this episode

The Scarlet Pimpernail




Dead Man's Doubloons

Bubblee Pop

Stuffed Fables

Pie town

Champions of Midgard

Murder in hong kong

A study of emerald

Days of wonder


Booze Books and Boards is Jenn Bartletts Podcast

This is the Courant article we mention

Our Giveaway



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In this Ride along Episode Linda joins Stephen once again for her first real Convention,THE PAX UNPLUGGED Board game convention! There is a brief summary of all the games we played in this episode along with Linda's experience.

And as aways a complete list of games we talk about below with Amazon links!

Game Salute - Gimme Gimme Guinea Pigs

Castles of Caladale


Bubblee Pop

Stuffed Fables



Shiba Inu House

Doggy Go!

Downforce SW

Stop Thief!




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We have a very special Guest With Infinite Mom Nancy Duetzmann!!! Stephen and Nancy talk about her relationship with gaming and raising kids to game and play co-op and the benifits that shape kids.


Dungeons and Dragons Boxed Adventure


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This week Stephen talks with Lance Myxter know as the UndeadViking on youtube and twitter and official Viking Pillager of TMG



Eminent Domain Escalation Card Game

Lance Myxter


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Today we have Anthony John Agnello formally of gamesrader and current Head of Social Media at
telling Stephen why he hates Zelda Breath of the wild and their suggestions for the N64 and Wii classic!

Susans website mentioned

Podcasts for John


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This week Stephen is joined by super fan turned regular contributor Linda Wrobel. They went to the Boston Festival of Independent Games and played some great board games.


Many of the games they talk about aren’t available for sale now, but all of them are super cool.


Rainbow Octopus




Cake Duel


On Their Merry Way


Visitor in Blackwood Grove


Battlecats: The Compound Deck-Building Game




Empyrean: Battles of Ra’fien


Status Report


Go!GO! Gattai!


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This week Jenna and Steve talk about Scream or die and the all new SNES mini and a New Switch game coming this friday and our guest the creator of Cheese Quest Phil Schadt

Jenna's pick Scream or Die
Jenna's Article:

Our Guest
Phil Schadt


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This week Stephen and Jenna talk, Boston Festival of Independent Games and learning sportsmanship through board games. and Stephen interviews Jerry Hawthorne, the creator of Stuffed Fables.

After that, Stephen interviews Jerry Hawthorne, the creator of Stuffed Fables.

Spot it Finding Dory edition

Biome Builder

Spy Club

Cheese Quest

The Legend of Korra:Pro-Bending Arena

Mice and mystics

Tail Feathers

Our Guest Twitter
Jerry Hawthorne


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This week Stephen is joined by Regina McMenomy, Ph.D of and the book Mothering: The Game

We cover
In around the horn

Mouse Trap


If you have issues with mental health goto for help...

And after the break

Plaidhat games
Mice and mystics

Bob Ross the art of chill


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This week we're celebrating our 100th episode! We definitely around playing around either. We brought back one of the original co-hosts: Kelly Allard to talk about Adventurebook games from Plaid Hat Games, and revisit some of our original topics.


Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle

The Monster Box of Monsters Expansion

Stuffed Fables

Hero Kids



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