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Four Corners of the Board podcast

Nov 12, 2019

This week Dean and Graeme have a looking at diving deep into games. What do we mean? We are looking at games we feel have a lot of depth to them that we have not explored. Do deep games have to be complex? What about abstract strategy games?

We then do our Top 5 Games we want to further explore!


Oct 29, 2019

This week Dean and Graeme have a look at randomness in games. Are there different types of randomness? Do we prefer one type over another? Is it necessary to be able to mitigate all randomness? Will Graeme embrace his inner love for randomness?

We then have a look at our Top 5 Games with Randomness


Oct 15, 2019

In our (now) yearly tradition of looking at the games from the Essen Game fair in Germany, we first look back at our picks from last year. How many have we played? How many of them are actually any good?

We then give our top 10 Games we are looking forward to from Essen 2019.


Oct 1, 2019

Warning - Dean's side of the recording has some technical issues. But in this episode we talk about narrative in games - not story telling games, or the theme, but games that tell a story. What types of games do this best? Are there some games we play strictly for the story?

We then do our Top 5 Games with Narrative


Sep 17, 2019

This week Dean and Graeme take a look at dexterity games. Are these games we week out? What are the different types of dexterity games? What about action games or speed games?

We then do our Top 5 Dexterity Games.