The Snakescast: Worker Placement

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A close look at one of the most popular styles of Eurogame

We've mentioned these things called "Worker Placement Games" a few times on the SnakesCast, and we haven't properly explained what they are. This week we go into detail about this very popular style of boardgame, examining its recent history, its many permutations in popular game titles, and the reasons why players might like or dislike it.