Board Games Podcasts


Our huge selection of the best board gaming podcasts provide hours of great listening.

2019 Game of the Year Spiel Des Jahres & Kennerspiel Announcement, Predicitons, & Commentary with th In this video I go over the 2019 Game of the Year Announcement for the Spiel Des Jahres and Kenner Spiel Des Jahres. I also predict who will win, which ones were my favorites, and which games should have been on that list! Game Toppers shipping now! Game Boy Geek - Hi Energy Board Game Reviews
146 - Top 5 Family Food Games - The Family Gamers Podcast There are tons of great food games, and we can't play them all. We rank our top 5, from preschooler-friendly to adults-only. Play along as we try a food-themed round of Order of Invention. You'll be surprised which food innovation came first! The post 146 - Top 5 Family Food Games - The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers. The Family Gamers Podcast
OBG 350: Asymmetry In this episode, Isaac takes a look at the Kickstarter project Twisty Little Passages. Next he talks with Sriraman Subbaraman about games they've played lately, including: Spirit Island Zombie Kidz Evolution Lord of the Rings: Journey to Middle-Earth Sriraman Subbaraman @EmpyraelVoice After the break, they talk about asymmetrical games. On Board Games
Tantrum House Podcast E.92-TantrumCon Badges 4 Sale Episode Sponsors: Boardwalk, Bezier Games, Final Frontier Games, The Game Steward, Game ToppersIn our 92nd episode, we talk about some games we're all playing right now. Tantrum House Board Gaming Podcast
Episode 122 - Five Year Anniversary In our one hundred and twenty-second episode, we celebrate the end of the fifth year of the podcast, talk about the Kickstarter for the Deep Space Game Canopy and talk about the games we have been playing lately. Then we look back on the past year of gaming for us here on the podcast and make a big announcement. Boards Alive
Garrett's Games 672 - Doppelt So Clever and Among Thieves Something a bit different on this week's episode as one of my current students - Harrison - joins me for a discussion of this week's first game Among Thieves by Floyd Pretz from Indie Boards and Cards then Shelley jumps back on the mics with me for a discussion of the sequel to Ganz Schon Clever Doppelt So Clever or Twice as Clever by Wolfgang... Garrett's Games and Geekiness
Ludology Episode 200 - Auld Lang… Engelstein? After 200 episodes, Geoff has decided to step back from Ludology to focus on game design and book writing. So we've gathered previous co-hosts Ryan Sturm and Mike Fitzgerald, as well as future co-host Emma Larkins and future contributor Professor Scott Rogers, for a big slam-bang going away party! Ludology
86: Aerion and Design Discussion This week Peter and Mike review Aerionand have a design discussion about creating a game universe. CoOp Cast
Mark Stockton-Pitt - Forks - Radical 8 Games Mark Stockton-Pitt is a Mathematics teacher who has used his talent in design to bring us the marvel that was Newspeak in conjunction with Inside the Box Boardgames. Now he sets to delight us with his insider trading, stocks and shares trading game of Forks. We're not Wizards, Tabletop and Board Games Podcast
Top 5 Two-Player Games Per request of the public, it's time that Meeple Overboard officially declares the best games for two players on the planet! At least in our opinion of the planet. Check 'em out! Meeple Overboard!
Season Four, Episode 2.5 - Fallen Land: A Post Apocalyptic Board Game Our first bonus episode of season four is officially here! Board Boys Campbell and Rob were joined by Jon Lonngren and Bill Pitcher, from Fallen Dominion Studios, to talk all things Fallen Land: A Post Apocalyptic Board Game, what's next for Fallen Dominion Studios and a bit about the life of an indie board game studio. The Board Boys Podcast
Make Something Awful # 1 - Merrick Tull-Johnson - Soiled Grounds - Author - MAKE SOMETHING AWFUL #1 In something a bit different and after that tweet, I am delighted to be joined by self published author Merrick Tull-Johnson, who is currently studying Journalism in college and in the process of writing his latest book after publishing his detective noir novel Soiled Grounds. We're not Wizards, Tabletop and Board Games Podcast
ENGN 139 - Oh My Ninjas! and Improve Your Play: Race for the Galaxy We go card game crazy once again in this episode. Jason begins with Tiny Ninjas, a very small, single deck, card dueling game with chibi ninjas, dice, and an interesting wrinkle on attacking and defending. Anthony then shares about Oh My Goods with the Longsdale expansion that adds a more robust solo mode and a campaign. Every Night is Game Night
Episode 221 - Top Ten Roll and Write Games Welcome back to another episode of Board Gamers Anonymous. This week we’re looking at some of Anthony's favorite quick play roll and write games. First up, we have the winner of this week’s Patreon contest – Rico will be getting a game of his choice from Game Surplus. Board Gamers Anonymous
MHGG Discuss - Who we play with MHGG Discuss - Cooperation in Gaming This week the Mile High Game Guys get introspective about the things that determine who we play games with. Mile High Game Guys: Boardgaming Podcast
Episode #32 - Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle Earth Welcome to Solosaurus, a podcast about one player board and card games. In this episode, Carter and Brandon discuss the latest solo news before reviewing the newest hotness from Fantasy Flight: Lord of the Rings: Journes in Middle Earth. Solosaurus
Liz Davidson - Beyond Solitaire - Solo Playing With The Cardboard Liz Davidson runs the wonderful and successful Beyond Solitaire which is all about playing tabletop games on your ownsome. And while one is the loneliest number, Liz is here to tell us why it can be the funnest way to play certain games that you aren't getting to the table. We're not Wizards, Tabletop and Board Games Podcast
Playing for Tesuji - Ep2 - Go Today I invite my wife, Amanda, back to the podcast to discuss our recent enjoyment of Go. We explore why Amanda has recently been enjoying Go, and we look at it from her casual perspective versus my non-casual perspective of Go. Also how you can still enjoy the game without going deeper. Cardboard Reality
Episode 153 - Rocks, Rocks, Rocks We cover three Euro games of various weights, several albums that have found their way into rotation and a dram of fine Scotch. Also, a heated discussion about the penultimate episode of Game of Thrones. Now, who needs more rocks? Punching Cardboard
Podcast #95: The Danish Crisis Matt and Quinns explain that they are not* alcholics in this Fastaval special episode. Games discussed include Hansa Teutonica, Deep Blue, Auto, Flamme Rouge's unnamed campaign expansion, That's Not Lemonade and Mid-Life Crisis. Then, there's a discussion of Danish tabletop convention Fastaval, and what makes it so magical. Shut Up & Sit Down
145 - Mother's Day with Linda Wrobel - The Family Gamers Podcast Our guest this week is Linda Wrobel. In addition to mothering two young boys, she also has a day job as a teacher and covers board games for Engaged Family Gaming. Hi Linda! Linda is the Managing Editor of Board Games for Engaged Family Gaming - she's the primary board game review writer & spearheads any other tabletop coverage. The Family Gamers Podcast
Who Dares Rolls Episode 56 Mike and Charlie catch up because well we haven't for a while. Discussed in this intense double header are… Some of the Kickstarter projects that have piqued the boys interest a discussion all about Scythe Rise of Fenris, Charterstone and when is legacy not legacy. Who Dares Rolls
The Good the Board and the BSers Episode 209 What is a Reviewer Unsolicited Review of Axiom Verge until 8:30 Episode 209 - What Is a Reviewer? Reviews: Joe - Gorogoa Andy - Revisit of Masters of Venice Trent - Merkator Hype Trent - Yunnan Joe - Batman Gotham City Chronicles Andy - The Fog of War Big thanks to our sponsor Games Surplus: Bringing the world of games to you! The Good, The Board, and The Ugly
Designing an Engine Building Game with Elizabeth Hargrave Elizabeth Hargrave, designer of Wingspan, discusses how to design engine building games. Wingspan is ranked in the top 100 on Board Game Geek, and we talk a lot about Elizabeth's design process for creating the game. Board Game Design Lab
Episode 143 - Can't Quit You Our hosts start off talking about their plans for this week and what they did last week before going onto recently played games. Jeff went looking for bigfoot in Cryptid, Zach flicked terrorists for freedom in Seal Team Flix, and Adrian suffered crushing defeat after defeat in many games. Mile High Game Guys: Boardgaming Podcast
David Rodriguez - Charmed & Dangerous - Th3rd World Studios David Rodriguez steps on stage to chat about getting creative and acting and singing and then quite literally getting his bad ass princess get up on with Charmed and Dangerous, and interesting and stunning looking project he and the team are successfully running on Kickstarter. We're not Wizards, Tabletop and Board Games Podcast
MN 0268 Deck Building in Three Flavors In this episode, we discuss all things Legendary, including Marvel, Alien, Buffy, and the rest. We talk The Quest for El Dorado, which mixes deck building with a spacial race across platters full of different terrain types. We end on Clank! In! Meeple Nation
Episode 105 - Wolfgang Warsh is a genius! In this Episode number 105 Ignacy announces his new show on YouTube and Stephen talks about all games by Wolfgang Warsh he is going to publish. Besides that they talk about changes in Maple Games, Kollosal Games having issues with KS and a ton of other industry news! Board Games Insider
Episode 183: Space Gate Odyssey, Lords of Helas and a Short Topic Extravaganza In episode 183 the Founders start out by announcing the dates of the Origins and Gen Con meetups, Chris talks about his trip to Michigan and a wardrobe mishap and then we chat about a bunch of the games they've been playing. The Secret Cabal Gaming Podcast
Episode 45: 'The Big Orange' with Paula Deming In episode forty five we are joined by our friend the wonderful Paula Deming from 'Things Get Dicey' as we play, I will have my Vengeance Letter Swap The Alphabet Game Stronghold Redacted Here are all the places we can be found. The show is devised by the whole gang and is produced and edited by Matthew Jude. This Game Is Broken
TAtGB - Episode 34 - 10 Years Ago Dean and Graeme have a look back 10 years ago. This is a time before Graeme was into hobby board games, and dean was mostly a war gamer. So how many games from 2009 do we have in our collections? Looking back at it, was it a good year in games? Any games we feel need a 10th anniversary edition? Four Corners of the Board Podcast
Episode 102 :: SS Brawling Brothers Recorded in War Room Studios - Albuquerque, NM : 5/14/19 This episode is brought to you by PowerMeeps.com and Van Ryder Games. We are often asked how to host successful game nights and/or build a gaming group and we decided to share our thoughts in this episode. Brawling Brothers Boardgaming
67: Good Games that Induce Pain Summer is here, friends and neighbours, and with it comes a a thickening of the blood that prompts torpor. We here at SVWAG are part lizard, you see, and so we must budget additional time to sun ourselves and slough off our scales. So Very Wrong About Games
TDT # 606 - So You Say You Want a Revolution In today’s show, we talk about a little revolution, Mandi teaches Suzanne a new song and we chat about the hot new deck building game app. The Dice Tower
Podcast Episode 61: Top Games: Part 1 In this episode, Iron Matt and Captain Colter tackle one of their most difficult foes ever in their Top 10 Games of All Time. To get help they called in help from Sam "Ghost Writer" Mayo and from Power to the Meeple, Josh "Power Meep" Perry. Cardboard Carnage
Portal Gaming Podcast: Episode 123 - "We're in the Endgame now." In this episode, the brandt and kathy recount recent plays of Gentes, Welcome To… and Hail Hydra! Kathy tells us about her weekend away with friends and talks about playing Mysterium there. And then… SPOILER SPOILER SPOILER! they review Avengers: Endgame and give their opinions on the movie. Portal Gaming Podcast
Silver Release Sneak Peek with the Game Boy Geek My sneak peek of Bezier Games’ upcoming Gencon 2019 release! It’s a card game where you’re trying to collect sets, to remove cards from your village in hopes of attracting the least amount of werewolves in the game. Game Boy Geek - Hi Energy Board Game Reviews
Episode 40: Fdishiohfdsoi w/Mike DiLisio This week we welcome Mike DiLisio of Sporadically Board and Solomode Games. We talk about our top recommendations for "out of the hobby" gamers, what kind of responsibility is on board game media creators, and we end with a the musical edition of our Board Game Mash-up segment. The Drinking Meeples
OBG 349: Game Design Hatchlings In this episode, Don talks with Stephan Reilly, Tyler Hall, and Chris Tenuta about their recently earned degrees in Game Design and time at the BGNLab, the research lab for the Brantford Games Network. Lastly, Brian Counter takes a look at the Quacks of Quedlinburg Be sure to pre-order Grand Gamers Guild's latest offering Endangered. On Board Games
Episode 146 - Tiny Towns During this weeks episode: 1) The Pegs discuss their recent game plays including Hex Roller, Crown of Emara, Morocco and many more; 2) All the Pegs review the pattern making game Tiny Towns; and 3) Look back at Altiplano. Click here for game play photos and show notes. Blue Peg, Pink Peg
Tantrum House Podcast E.91-Tony Snark Episode Sponsors: Boardwalk, Bezier Games, Final Frontier Games, The Game Steward, Game ToppersIn our 91st episode, we talk about a bunch of games we're enjoying now with none other than Jason Moughon of Big Kid Games! We also chat about 6 games coming to Kickstarter, and don't miss the conversation around Avengers: End Game! Tantrum House Board Gaming Podcast
Episode 28 - In Spaaaccce! Iain and Jamie are delighted to welcome home their space based roving reporter Janice Turner from Wren Games. The crew cover legal rustling on the Great Western Trail, companies producing less games and Aliens returning to the tabletop. Brainwaves - Board Game and Tabletop News Show
85: Aeon's End Legacy In this week's episode Bairnt from Meet Me at the Table YouTube channel joins Steve to review Aeon's End Legacy. This episode is divided into two halves, the first half will be free of spoilers. Stick around until after the bloopers to listen to the spoiler part of the discussion. CoOp Cast
Episode 55 - Reality Con 2019 Today we bring you part 2 of our coverage of Reality Con 2019, our first gaming meetup. We bring on the remainder of the attendees to talk about some of the favorite games they played. We also ask them a few questions about the con itself. Enjoy the show! Cardboard Reality
Garrett's Games 671 - Ted Alspach of Bezier Games and SILVER Ted Alspach joins me over the Skype airways for a discussion of Bezier Games' growth as a company as well as their new forthcoming title: SILVER along with discussions of CABO Suburbia: Collector's Edition and some of his other favorites that he's recently played or would love to re-publish. Garrett's Games and Geekiness
It's DATENIGHT Episode 19 - Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth The podcast where a wife and her husband talk about the games they play on date nights. We focus on games that are great for 2 players. Each episode is short and sweet, just the way you like it, right honey? In Episode 19, we review the fantasy adventure co-op game Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle-Earth. Boards Alive
10 Patrick & Eric in the Morning - Mother's Day Patrick and Eric start of some spoiler talk about Avengers:Endgame - skip to 8:02 or so to miss this part. They they talk about growing up and playing games with their mothers and current gaming with their kids and their mothers. The What Did You Play This Week
GameTek Classic 199 - Crystallography Geoff discusses the art of x-ray diffraction, and how it relates to board games. Ludology
Cassie Elle - Matryoshka - Letiman Games - Toffee Bacon Richard is joined by Cassie Elle, co-founder of the Indie Game Report and currently working with Dan Letiman of Letiman Games on their latest Kickstarter Matryoshka. We're not Wizards, Tabletop and Board Games Podcast
Podcast vs Video, Ice Cream, and Big Easy Busking Coming to Kickstarter on Tuesday May 14th, check out Big Easy Busking by Weird Giraffe Games. We revew it here, and, if you want to see it played, make sure to check out our playthrough videos on the kickstarter page for both multiplayer and solo play. Meeple Overboard!