Episode 43 – Falling Out of Love with Games

  In Episode 43, the Low Player Count crew discusses Falling Out of Love with Games, while also discussing our picks for the Golden Geek Nominations 01:30 – Golden Geek Award Nominations Picks 06:50 – Our Top Picks for Two Player Games 10:48 – Our Top Picks for Solitaire Games 18:55 – Our Top Picks…

Episode 42 – Life, The Universe, and Everything

  In Episode 42, the Low Player Count crew answers a ton of mini-topics and questions that normally wouldn’t fill an entire episode. They also discuss the Golden Geek Awards, all while quoting their favorite Douglas Adams lines. Times: 01:40 – The Expanse game 05:00 – LPC Shirts at Analog Gamer 07:00 – InkedGaming.com 11:40…

Episode 41 – Lore in Games

  In Episode 41, the Low Player Count crew sits down to discuss Lore in games, what draws them in, and what makes a good lore. They also banter about games they have recently acquired and games they want to get rid of. Time: 01:24 – Game Acquisition Rundown 04:22 – 18 Card Game Design…

Episode 40 – Hand Management Games

In Episode 40, the Low Player Count crew returns to its Popular Mechanics series with a discussion about Hand Management Games. They also banter about rules forum etiquette, premium BGGcon tickets, and remind people that their shirts exist! Time: 01:04 – LPC Shirts are Available (Again) 04:42 – BGG Forum Etiquette 09:14 – Happy Birthday…

Episode 39 – The Solo Gamer Stigma

  In Episode 39, the Low Player Count crew discusses the stigma of solo gaming, why we do it, and a slew of quotes from the guild on the topic. They also give away a copy of Agricola: Master of Britain, discuss the Slack channel, and kickoff the New Year.   Time: 00:26 – Intros…

Episode 38 – Wrap Up 2016

  In Episode 38, the Low Player Count crew recaps some of their favorite games of 2016, top moments of the podcast, and envision what the future might hold. The crew also discusses chatting while playing solo games, their Slack Channel, and also have a solo wargaming giveaway! Times: 02:00 – Do You Talk to Yourself…

Travis Gets Heavy – Capstone Games & Hollandspiele Interviews

In this episode of Travis Gets Heavy, Travis sits down for two separate interviews with two fantastic upcoming publishers: Tom Russell from Hollandspiele and Clay Ross from Capstone Games. They discuss design intentions, trains, heavy economic games, the coal trilogy, magazine war-games, and Opium Wars, plus an announcement from Capstone in case you haven’t heard…