We have a chat about a hot game from last year, Blood Rage. We also give the details of our first contest (we are participating in the Dice Tower mega contest - $50 gift card to CoolstuffInc with a chance at $1000 gift card at CoolStuffInc). Somewhere in the podcast we give you details on how to enter!
First we start off by looking at some recently played games :
Time Stories + Expansions 07:21
Mystic Vale 15:21
We then look back at the two games we reviewed a year ago (22:00) - Machi Koro and Betrayal at House on the Hill. Do these games still hold up?
We then get into Blood Rage (27:00) - Theme and components? it's Cool Mini or Not so you know the minis are good, but how is the game? What about the depth of strategy and multiple paths to victory? It's got combat as a main focus, and you know how we feel about that, is it the same for this game? And it's got one of Gray's least favourite mechanisms - drafting...
If you want to have more chances of winning the $1000 dollars, listen to the other podcasts that are participating in the Mega Contest - they can be found at http://www.dicetowernetwork.com