Episode #109: Befriending Your Impostor Syndrome

In this episode, Cathy & Glenn Cotter talk about how to get friendly with that negative voice in your head. Download the Episode Here >>> Opening: 1:04 Hot Topic: 6:05 Closing 32:28 Hosts Cathy Ford Games We’ve Played Recently Reviewer Game Designer OTP Rating Cathy The Struggle for Catan Card Game Klaus Teuber 4 GAMEContinue reading “Episode #109: Befriending Your Impostor Syndrome”

Episode #108: Gaming on the Go!

In this episode, Cathy & Sarah talk about the games they’ve played recently, and then they delve into their favorite board game apps. Download the Episode Here >>> Opening: 0:36 Hot Topic: 26:45 Closing: 59.42 Hosts Cathy Ford Sarah Reed Games We’ve Played Recently Reviewer Game Designer OTP Rating Sarah Tricky Kitty Joe Hout 3Continue reading “Episode #108: Gaming on the Go!”

Episode #107: Feeling Twitchy

In this episode, Cathy welcomes Jordan Marshall to the co-host seat and we talk playing D&D on Twitch and then she interviews Debra Hoenig Parizek about her role-playing game system – Everyverse RPG. Download the Episode Here >>> Opening: 1:01 The Interview: 25:09 Hot Topic: 47:37 Closing: 1:07:47 Hosts Cathy Ford Jordan Marshall Games We’veContinue reading “Episode #107: Feeling Twitchy”

Episode #106: Games That Have Stood the Test of Time

In this episode, Cathy welcomes Erin Dean & Bez Shahriari to the co-host seat and we talk about the games that are still great long after their initial publication and Cathy interviews Brett Fodor about his new game, Dino Duel. Click the arrow below to stream the episode Download the Episode Here >>> Opening: 1:23Continue reading “Episode #106: Games That Have Stood the Test of Time”

Episode #105: Board Games for Better Brains

In this episode, Cathy & Sarah Reed talk about the games they’ve played including Fire in the Library, Herbaceous Sprouts, and Altiplano and then they discuss how gaming helps your mental health; Sarah McGill from Espionage Party talks about what a LARP is and is not. Click the arrow below to stream the episode DownloadContinue reading “Episode #105: Board Games for Better Brains”

Episode #104: Upping Your Game

In this episode, Cathy & Mark talk about the games they’ve played recently including Altiplano, Stone Age, The Gallerist, and Dungeon Petz; then Roger & Lizzie discuss the drafting mechanic, and finally, Mark & Cathy share ideas on how to upgrade, augment, or organize your individual games. Click the arrow below to stream the episodeContinue reading “Episode #104: Upping Your Game”

Episode #103: Running with the Pack

In this episode, Cathy & Nicole talk about the games they’ve played recently including Dungeon Mayhem, Istanbul: The Dice Game, Anatomy Park, and Galactic Scoundrels; Sarah and Will Reed talk game design, and Cathy interviews Becky Anninson about her new role-playing game, Bite Me!. Download the Episode Here >>> Opening: 1:18 Game Design: 16:52 TheContinue reading “Episode #103: Running with the Pack”

Episode #102: A Seat at the Table

In this episode Cathy & Kathleen talk about the games they’ve played recently including Reykholt, One Deck Dungeon, Keyper, and Wingspan; Jesse Metcalf and Jordan Marshall talk about what it means to be a Game Master, and Cathy interviews Sara Perry about her new board gaming online zine, A Seat at the Table. Download theContinue reading “Episode #102: A Seat at the Table”

Episode #101: In the Hall of the Mountain King

In this episode, Cathy reviews Ingenious and On Tour, and she shares her thoughts on Terraforming Mars with all of the expansions; and then she interviews Helaina Cappel about In The Hall of the Mountain King on Kickstarter NOW! Download the Episode Here >>> Opening: 1:03 The Interview: 9:25 Closing: 36:20 Hosts Cathy Ford GamesContinue reading “Episode #101: In the Hall of the Mountain King”

Episode #100: OMG! It’s Episode 100!!!

In this episode, nearly the entire OTP crew and some special guests join me to celebrate the 100th episode. We talk about what brought each of us to the show, What we hope to see in gaming in 2019, and our favorite game mechanics. We also hear some special messages from listeners, contributors, and pastContinue reading “Episode #100: OMG! It’s Episode 100!!!”