Chris and Wendy Yi bring topical discussions and in-depth reviews in 30 minutes or your podcast is free! Based out of Las Vegas, NV, they're excited to bring you new episodes every Saturday.
Dice Tower Network Podcast: Meeple Overboard
Meeple Overboard Episodes
Back in May 2017, Ed Sheeran had the number 1 song in the US, but not everything was bad. We reviewed a few big titles that now in 2019, we are doing our hindsight reviews of them. Fugitive, Airlines Europe, Ethnos, and 7 Wonders are all up at bat as we look at our thoughts on these games 2 years later!
Guest Dan Hughes, Titan of the Internet, joins us to talk about mental health, anxiety, depression, and board games. This is a very lovely, very long episode with a wonderful guest, so I hope that you enjoy. This was one of our favorites to record, so we hope it's one of your favorites to listen to.
What does planting a few acres of trees, fish ice cream, and board games have in common?? They're on this week's episode of Meeple Overboard! This week, we're doing the Monthly Ketchup as our weekly episode as it's been a very busy week. Enjoy!
Hey, if you want spoilers for Aeon's End Legacy, come and get them! We review, in great detail, this excellent legacy game that we're happy to have played. But what made it great? And what may not have worked so well for us? Come and see!
Legacy games? Deck building games? Who would dare combine them? Who would dare review them? We will, of course! Aeon's End Legacy is the 3rd installment of a popular deck building game franchise, and the first one to feature a cohesive campaign throughout. We'll tell you what we think. Keep an eye out over the next week as we will also release a spoiler-filled review as well.
What do Elder Sign, Unfair, World's Fair 1893, Adrenaline, and Kingdomino all have in common? We reviewed them all 2 years ago. So in today's hindisght, we look back at our thoughts on them now. Want to see how games hold up 2 years after review? You're in the right place!
Is it true that we've got Danny from Danny and Derek do Board Games on the show? You bet your bippy! Some games have awesome components that are unlike anything else you've seen that are worth checking out. We each recommend our Top 5. Enjoy, and share with us some of your favorite, unique components!
Between Two Castles of Mad King Ludwig is like chocolate in peanut butter. Except it's tile drafting in a bizarre castle. It works. Check out our thoughts on this interesting hybrid game, generously provided by Stonemaier Games. We also talk about what makes some campaign games click while others don't, and we also learn a little bit about the history of Mr. Crapper ...a real person.
Hong Kong has suffered a blackout, and the power hasn't come back on yet. It's been days, maybe weeks, so it's time to step in and help your fellow man. And maybe make some money and prestige along the way. We review Blackout Hong Kong by Alexander Pfister, and discuss our experience at Dice Tower West along with some highlight games. The con was great, and looking forward to next years already!
Bonus Episode! Wendy and Chris invite you to come catch up with us and the exciting news and games that graced us in February of 2019. Come hang out with us in a more laid back episode with a cool new theme. Let us know what you think and if there's anything else you'd like to hear about in these bonus episodes!