In this episode Cathy welcomes Dave Neiling, Tom Shriver, and Lizzy McGrevey from the Drinking Meeples Podcast to the show and they talk about The Jones Theory of Collecting Games and Jesse gives some advice on starting an RPG campaign.
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- Opening: 0:55
- The Game’s The Thing: 19:33
- The Hot Topic: 30:23.5
- Closing: 48:45.5
|Cathy Ford||Lizzy McGreevey|
|Tom Shriver||Dave Neiling|
Games We Played Recently
|Dave||Kodama: The Tree Spirits||Daniel Solis||3|
|Lizzy||Fireball Island||Rob Daviau, JR Honeycutt,
Justin D. Jacobson,
& Bruce Lund
|3.5 for the prototype|
|Tom||The Fox in the Forest
|Cathy||The Lady & The Tiger: Traps||Peter C. Hayward,
& JR Honeycutt
GAME RATING SCALE:
We have started referring to and rating games by a rating scale. Here is how we are using this scale:
5 = Buy this! Buy this now!
4 = A good solid game!
3 = Decent with some bugs.
2 = Has great potential as kindling!
1 = Give me back the time I spent playing it!
The Game’s the Thing by Jesse Metcalf
Jesse gives us some tips on starting up and running a role-playing game. He also talks about how he’s learning to run an online RPG for the first time.
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Hot Topic: Game Collection Management
Cathy talks with Dave Neiling, Tom Shriver, and Lizzy McGrevey from the Drinking Meeples Podcast about The Jones Theory of Collecting Games, and other ideas for managing a large game collection.
Connect with The Drinking Meeples Podcast Online
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Music Used in This Episode
- Epic by Bensound (The Game’s The Thing)
- Ferengi Rules of Acquisition [Complete List*] (Hot Topic)
- Funny Song by Bensound
(Rating Scale Explained)
- Revive by Adrianna Krikl
(Main Theme Song)
- Star Trek: Voyager Theme (Hot Topic)
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