Terraforming Mars: Turmoil — interview with Stephen Buonocore of Stronghold Games

BJ chatted with Stephen Buonocore about the latest expansion to Terraforming Mars called Turmoil out on Kickstarter right now.


Gumbo Live! Pioneers

BJ chats with Dom Crapuchettes of North Star Games about recent plays of Pioneers, named by Dice Hate Me as one of the games of the year for 2018. https://youtu.be/V_xtv_WtoEY Catch Gumbo Live! each Tuesday night at 8:30 PM CST at http://www.facebook.com/boardgamegumbo

Spice it up! with Viticulture: Visit from the Rhine Valley

Euro style games, and especially worker placement games, are my jam. That’s a fact most readers would recognize from the reviews I post and my annual top tens. I especially love if a euro game combines a unique mechanism with something that catches my eyes -- maybe an interesting theme (19th century whaling? Beer making … Continue reading Spice it up! with Viticulture: Visit from the Rhine Valley

Spice It Up with Scorpius Freighter

I discovered Firefly after the TV series had already ended. My deep dive into the board game hobby post-2008 saw a corresponding deep dive in the number of hours I formerly spent watching movies and television. My wife and I saw the trailer for Serenity, though, and were intrigued enough to go opening weekend. Although … Continue reading Spice It Up with Scorpius Freighter