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Four Corners of the Board podcast

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 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.


Apr 24, 2018

On this episode, Dean and Graeme look at mastering games. What does that mean to us? Have we mastered any games? What does mastering a game mean to the enjoyment of a game?

We then do our Top 5 Games We Want to Master.


Apr 10, 2018

This episode Dean and Graeme look at our collections and collecting in general. How big are our collections? Will we ever stop? Do we have a goal in mind? Do we sell/trade/donate games?

We finish with the top 5 games that will never leave our collections.


Mar 13, 2018

Dean and Graeme have a look at Game Length this week. Do we have a time limit to games? Are there game lengths we just won't play? Does it detract from the game or are some games better longer? Or does it all come down to game length vs. fun?

We then do our top 5 games that are the perfect length.