Boards & Swords

Every other week, Collin & Cindy (the "Boards", fans of more Euro-style games) and Chris & Philip (the "Swords", more thematic gamers) entertain the world of tabletop gaming with news, jokes, and the ongoing quest to find a game that they all will enjoy.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h45m. Bisher sind 146 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche
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Marvel Champions, Ubongo, Batman: Gotham City Chronicles - Boards & Swords #140


What's coming out/came out at Pax Unplugged? Chris gives some insight, then we go into reviews on the Marvel Champions LCG from Fantasy Flight Games, Ubongo the puzzle game from Kosmos, and the minis game Batman: Gotham City Chronicles from Monolith Game


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Tools and Tips for Organizing Board Game Table Space - Boards & Swords #139


Along with the usual news and commentary, we talk about some ideas that you can use to keep your board games from taking up so much table space.NewsKing of Tokyo: Dark Edition https://boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/96411/spiel-19-ii-dark-outlook-king-tokyo-2


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Top 5 Board Games to Play With Our Families - Boards & Swords #138


What is our crew planning on playing with their families during the upcoming holidays? Tune in to find out!NewsAsmodee is now king of memes https://boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/96124/hachette-livre-buys-blackrock-games-asmodee-picksDetective: Season One ht


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 12 November 2019  n/a
 
 

Epoch, Raiders of the North Sea App - Boards & Swords #137


Along with the news and a couple of reviews, Chris gives his first impression of the Batman Gotham City Chronicles, and the gang talks about a couple of ideas for the show going forward.NewsGloomhaven: Subtitle https://boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/95516/gl


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 30 October 2019  n/a
 
 

Tips For Your First Board Game Convention! - Boards & Swords #136


We talk about conventions a lot on this show, but what if you have never been to a con before? We give some tips and suggestions on how to approach various types of board game conventions.NewsMinecraft: Builders & Biomes https://boardgamegeek.com/blo


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 15 October 2019  n/a
 
 

Your Town, 5 Minute Marvel, Pantone - Boards & Swords #135


This week, Chris gets mad at a few of the news items, then we launch into a series of reviews: Your Town from Van Rider Games, 5 Minute Marvel from Spinmaster Games, and then Pantone from Cryptozoic Games. Then Chris runs the crew through the classic The


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 30 September 2019  n/a
 
 

Shobu, Wooly Whammoth, Nova Open 2019 - Boards & Swords #134


Now that our multi-episode list is done, we get back to some news, some reviews, and Chris talking about some minis thing he went to.NewsThe Mind Extreme https://boardgamegeek.com/blogpost/93874/make-way-more-mind-extremeA3ul: Azul With A Vengence https:


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 17 September 2019  n/a
 
 

FunkoVerse, Catacombs, Next Level Game Recommendations, Part 3 - Boards & Swords #133


We finish up our list of games that you should try if you are tired of “gateway games” by looking at Roll & Writes and Dexterity Games. Plus a few other reviews thrown in at the top of the show!Email us your comments and questions at feedback@boardsa


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 03 September 2019  n/a
 
 

Gen Con 2019 Recap - Boards & Swords #132


Ok so now it’s time for the recap episode for Gen Con. Hopefully you haven’t moved on to thinking about the next big thing, as Chris throws down some missed (?) news jokes, then he and Philip talk about what board games they saw.News Links:Ticket to Ride


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 19 August 2019  n/a
 
 

Gen7, Gen Con 2019 Preview - Boards & Swords #131


Yes I (Chris) realize that Gen Con was last week, but I suck at planning out when our episodes drop. So in this episode, hear about what we thought were going to be of interest to us at Gen Con, then in the next episode you can hear what actually was pla


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 07 August 2019  n/a