Oct 5, 2016
Scythe and the Beauty of Great Components
The hosts open the episode with the newly patented Banter section where they recap some newly played and acquired games. The News and Kickstarter section this week features a new Eldritch Horror expansion and a 2nd version of Dominion along with a couple interesting kickstarters; Pathogenesis and Druids. Zach then gives you another Rule Breakdown for this week’s Game Review: Scythe. As we Move from rules to game discussion, we each Produce our initial feelings of Scythe, we Trade some insights into different player counts, before Bolstering our Final Thoughts, which includes Jeff’s opinion on the solo version. The discussion topic today is all about components, including art, graphic design, and game pieces/minis. Lastly the guys announce our first ever Giveaway! As always, thanks for listening and ENJOY!!!
Banter! Featuring Oregon Trail the Board Game, More
Captain Sonar, Oceanos, and Red Dragon Inn.
00:14:58 News and Kickstarters!
00:15:02 New Eldritch Horror: Dreamlands
00:18:05 Seafall Tracking Update
00:20:16 Dominion 2nd Edition
00:27:52 Scythe Expansion
00:29:57 Pathogenesis Kickstarter
00:32:13 Druids Kickstarter
00:35:51 MHGG Review: Scythe
00:36:37 Rules/Gameplay Overview
00:37:53 Initial Thoughts
00:43:07 Rules and Rulebook
00:52:45 Final Thoughts
00:58:08 Solo Play
01:04:01 Discussion of the Day: Component and Art Quality in Boardgames
01:30:54 1000 Total Downloads Celebratory Contest!!!
01:xx:xx That's a wrap!!