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Episode 42: Keep or Cull

In Episode 42 of Cards and Cubes, we talk about our experience playing the card games Custom Heroes and Trickster: Champions of Time. Then we go into a discussion about Tyrants of the Underdark, Dice Town, and some comments about our first steps into Etherfields. Our topic today is “Keep or Cull” – a discussion […]

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Doom Machine

Join Hristo as he plays Doom Machine – the newest Kickstarter board game by Nathan Meunier!

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Epidode 41: What We Look For in a Game Store

In Episode 41 of Cards and Cubes, our games played include Sierra West, Merv: The Heart of the Silk Road, Curious Cargo, and a few solo gaming experiences. Our topic of discussion this week is “What We Look For in a Game Store.” Games on the horizon include Castles of Mad King Ludwig: Collector’s Edition, […]

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Epidode 40: Board Game Streamlining

In Episode 40 of Cards and Cubes, we talk about games we’ve recently played including Carnegie, Glasgow, and Treasure Hunter. Then we have a discussion about board game streamlining prompted by Pingyao: First Chinese Banks, mentioning a variety of Vital Lacerda games, CGE games, and others. Highlights include simplicity vs streamlining, thematic integration, flow, smaller […]

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Carnegie

Join Trevor and Hristo as we play Carnegie – the newest Kickstarter board game by Xavier Georges!

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Epidode 39: The Evolution of Deck Building in Board Games

In Episode 39 of Cards and Cubes, we talk about some recent experiences in the board game online world, and then go into some games we’ve played like Village Green, My Village, Targi, 7 Wonders Duel: Agora, and Fast Sloths. Then, we have an extensive discussion about the evolution of deck building in board games […]

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Darwin’s Journey

Join Trevor and Hristo as we play Darwin’s Journey – the newest Kickstarter board game by Simone Luciani and Nestore Mangone!

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Episode 38: Poorly Described Games

In Episode 38 of Cards And Cubes, we talk about some games we’ve played, like Praga Caput Regni, Bonfire, and Glenn’s Gallery. Then we mention some upcoming games, a couple of which we have already partially previewed – Darwin’s Journey, CloudAge, and Kanban EV. We then go onto a particularly difficult section of poorly described […]

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Nanga Parbat

Just played Nanga Parbat on Board Game Arena! Neat little abstract-like, quick-playing game from “Dr. Finn’s 2021 Games Kickstarter.” Reminds me of little-known Fire and Ice (2006) published by Pin International.

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Episode 16: Board Game Meetups

In this episode of Cards and Cubes we discuss board game meetups. How do you find people to play with? How do meetups happen? We will also talk about our top three two-player games. Listen to Episode 16: Board Game Meetups byCards And Cubes on hearthis.at 0:00 – Intro First Impressions1:29 – The King’s Dilemma […]