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Four Corners of the Board podcast

Jun 12, 2018

In this episode Dean and Graeme have a look at Cooperative games. Do we favour one type over another? Do we prefer Co-op to competitive? What makes a good co-op game? What about the alpha gamer problem?

We then have a look at our Top 5 Co-Op games.


May 31, 2018

We start like we normally do, but with all 4 of us, and back on schedule! Wow! We look at some recent plays :

Star Trek Ascendancy
Dice Brewing
Demon Worker
Antiquity
1960 : The making of a president
Concordia
Village of Horror
Escape Rooms

We then look at the main topic of discussion : Heaven and Ale. Do we wish there...


May 22, 2018

In this episode Dean and Graeme look at our least favourite mechanisms (or mechanics if you prefer).

We discuss mechanisms in games, and do we avoid or insta-buy games based solely on mechanisms?

We then do our Top 5 Least Favourite Mechanisms but with a Game we like the Mechanisms in (ok, it sounds confusing, but...


May 10, 2018

We are all back together (mostly) - but we still managed to be a week late on this podcast. We start off the podcast by looking at some games we were able to play

Whitehall Mystery
Gloomhaven
Inis
7th Continent
Lanterns

We then have a deep dive into Noria. We start off with theme (?) and components, and we talk about...


May 8, 2018

Dean and Graeme have a look at gamer envy/jealousy. We start off by talking about shelfies - are they to make people jealous of your collection? Have we felt envious of a game/kickstarter/blinged game? What about people going to cons?

We then do our top 5 Games in the other person collection we wish we had in ours.