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Episode 6 - Teaching & Demoing Games featuring Tim Virnig

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Josh is joined by Tim Virnig, board game ambassador and overall good dude, for some adult beverage talk before discussing recent plays of Gearworks, The Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth, Clank!, Splendor, Takenoko, and Passing Through Petra. The pair continue the fun and excitement as they explore upcoming releases of The North Sea Epilogues, Scythe Modular Board, Roll Player: Fiends & Familiars, and Rurik: Dawn of Kiev. In this episode’s featured segment we learn about Tim’s role as a board game ambassador for Thunderworks Games and receive a lesson on demoing from the master himself. Make sure to...

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Episode 5 - Top 100 Games, Part 3

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Josh reviews recent plays of Star Wars: Outer Rim and Orleans: Invasion before looking ahead to the releases of Sovereign Skies and Space Base: Command Station. In this episode’s featured segment, we continue Josh’s Top 100 Games by featuring games 50-26. To leave feedback on this episode, head to our BGG Guild comment below. Featured in this episode are: Clank 7 Wonders Duel Puerto Rico Echidna Shuffle Codenames Duet Just One Marvel: Legendary GKR: Heavy Hitters The Climbers Imperial Assault Smash Up Tokyo Highway Tiny Epic Galaxies Imhotep Modern Art Wits & Wagers Splendor Can’t Stop Patchwork Imperial Settlers Gizmos...

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Power to the Meeple Welcomes Kyle Delgado

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In episode 4, Josh is joined by Kyle Delgado of The Traverse City Board Gamers to discuss Michigan geography, recent plays of Spirit Island, Underwater Cities, The Game, Altiplano, and Raiders of the North Sea: Hall of Heroes. The pair look forward to Imperial Settlers: Roll and Write, Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Core Set, 7th Continent, and Aftermath before diving into Kyle’s role with the Traverse City Board Gamers, their new upcoming podcast, review tips for starting your own local board game club. Kyle shares his board gaming origin story and discuss Dominion and Viticulture before rounding the episode out...

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Episode 3 - Top 100 Games, Part 2

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In today's episode Josh reviews recent vacation games and the Nintendo Switch title For the King before looking ahead to Terror Below and the Barenpark: Bad News Bears Expansion. In our featured segment Josh continues his Top 100 list with games 75-51. To leave feedback on this episode or these games head over to our BGG Guild or comment below Featured in this episode are: 75 - Charterstone74 - Hanabi73 - Rising Sun72 - Dice City71 - Castles of Mad King Ludwig70 - Dutch Blitz69 - Altiplano68 - Bombay67 - Telestrations66 - Roll Through the Ages: The Bronze Age65 -...

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Episode 2 - A Big Meeple Welcome to Matt Franz

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In this episode of Power to the Meeple Josh is joined by Matt Franz of Cardboard Carnage to discuss recent plays of Port Royal, Raiders of the North Sea, Tsuro of the Seas and Evolution. Matt and Josh look forward to Star Wars: Outer Rim, learning to play Dungeons & Dragons 5E and the upcoming con season. Matt tells us all about his role on Cardboard Carnage and breaks the news of his upcoming liveplay podcast of Pathfinder 2nd Edition. Josh learns Matt’s board game origin story and the pair discuss Dominion, one of Matt’s favorite board games before Matt...

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