Wed, 12 June 2019
Join your hosts as we talk about playing awesome games two player. We hit games designed specifically for two people, co-op games, and games of variable player counts, but shine with two players. Also Nathan talks about raising his girls to love games too.
Some games we discuss include:
Wed, 5 June 2019
Dave joins us again as we talk gaming goals and SaltCON Summer. We discuss:
Direct download: MN0271_SaltCON_Spring_Recap_and_Gaming_Goal_Catch_Up.mp3
Category:BoardGame -- posted at: 2:00am MDT
Wed, 29 May 2019
Spiel des Jarhes nominees.
Catan: Starfarers, Asmodee
Ecos: First Continent, John D. Clair and AEG
Dead Reckoning, John D. Clair and AEG
Pandemic: Rapid Response and Z-man
Raccoon Tycoon: The Fat Cat Expansion
Fickle: A Fairy Board Game, BARD Games
Tiny Towns: Peter McPherson and AEG
Wed, 22 May 2019
The exciting journey into the world of Aeon's End, Legacy style. Nathan loves legacy games already and Ryan even said that he likes the game at one point! Friend Dave joins us again as we talk about this fun new deck builder!
Wed, 15 May 2019
In this episode, we discuss all things Legendary, including Marvel, Alien, Buffy, and the rest. We talk The Quest for El Dorado, which mixes deck building with a spacial race across platters full of different terrain types. We end on Clank! In! Space!, which is a glorious ride through science fiction pop culture with deck building while stealing artifacts from a space ship. It's beautiful.
Wed, 8 May 2019
Deck/bag/dice builders are games where your starting deck or pool changes throughout the game as you buy more cards or cull cards. We love this mechanic and talk through the game that started it all: Dominion. Other games we discuss are:
Thunderstone (all varieties)
Arkham Horror TCG
Star Realms (Hero Realms)
Tyrants of the Underdark
Wed, 1 May 2019
The City of Kings is a co-operative tactical role-playing board game for 1 - 4 players. Your unique hero ventures out from the City of Kings to explore tiles, gather resources and vanquish monsters.
Designed by Frank West and Published by The City of Games
Wed, 24 April 2019
Meeple Nation talks April 2019 News. We cover
Abomination: The Heir of Frankenstein!
Space Base: Command Station
Game of Thrones: Oathbreaker
Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Core Set
Kingdom Rush: Rift in Time
Venom Assault: Villains and Valour
Takendo Giant: Chibis
Terraforming Mars : Turmoil
Wed, 10 April 2019
Tableau Building is a fantastic family of games. In this episode, your hosts select a game each and detail how their chosen game utilizes tableau building for fun and profit.
Innovation by Carl Chudyk and Asmadi Games
Charterstone by Jamey Stegmaier and Stonemaier games.
Near and Far by Ryan Laukat and Red Raven Games
Wed, 3 April 2019
Your hosts, Nathan, Ryan and Logan discuss Tableau building games and what makes them great.
From Race for the Galaxy and 7 Wonders to Citadels and Terraforming Mars, tableau builders give players an array or components (cards, tiles, player boards, etc.) to buy, build, manipulate and combine for victory points.
You hopefully create an engine for fun and profit.