In this episode, Cathy & Mark talk about what makes a good game expansion; and Cathy interviews Heather O’Niell from 9th Level Games about her new game, Meeple Party.
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- Opening: 0:59
- The Interview: 27:48
- Hot Topic: 49:17
- Closing: 1:03:11
|Cathy Ford||Mark Ford|
Games We’ve Played Recently
|Mark Ford||Dice Forge||Regis Bonnesee||4|
|Cathy Ford||Dragonriders of Pern||Sam Lewis||3|
|Mark Ford||Yedo||Franz Vohwinkel||4.5|
|Cathy Ford||Dice of Crowns||Sean Epperson,
Brander “Badger” Roullett
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 Interview: Heather O’Neill
Cathy interviews Heather O’Neill from 9th Level Games about her current Kickstarter campaign for her game, Meeple Party which is live on Kickstarter until October 25, 2018.
Connect with Heather Online!
Hot Topic: Expansions
Cathy & Mark talk about board game expansions. What makes a good expansion? What makes a bad expansion? What are some of Mark & Cathy’s most favorite and least favorite expansions? Games mentioned include:
- Battlestar Galactica
- Euphoria – Expansion Not Needed (in our opinion)
- Machi Koro
- Power Grid
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