This week, we’re extremely excited to welcome Jamey Stegmaier as our Fifth Host. This week, we’re taking a look at Scythe and some of our favorite games and types of games that use similar mechanics. In addition to Scythe, Anthony, Chris, Daniel, and Jamey discuss games we’ve gotten to the table lately, our upcoming acquisition disorders, and a ton of Drew’s news from the tabletop.
Shout it from the Tabletop
- Museum of Play is a must see attraction in upstate New York
- Guardian.com is bidding to replace Board Game Geek as the website of record for the hobby
- Popular Mechanics lists the 10 best Board Game Apps, even “Galaxy Trucker”!
- Geek.com’s 11 massive crowdfunding disasters: Glory to Rome Deluxe, Doom/Atlantic City on the list
- New Yorker has a profile of Reid Hoffman, founder of LinkedIn and game geek extraordinaire
At the Table
Feature: If You Like ____, Try Scythe
Listen to Episode 91
- Intro: Special Co-Host Jamey Stegmaier
- ?Shout it From the Tabletop?
Acquisition Disorder: The Gallerist, The Prodigals Club, Tiny Epic Galaxies, Pandemic Legacy
- At the Table: Tiny Epic Kingdoms, Conquest of Planet Earth: Apocalypse, Resistor, Funemployed
- Feature: If You Like ____, Try Scythe
- Final Round: What word do you want to see added to the dictionary from gaming?