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The Family Gamers Podcast

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Enjoy playing board games with your family at any age, skill level, or player count.

Enjoy playing board games with your family at any age, skill level, or player count.

Location:

United States

Description:

Enjoy playing board games with your family at any age, skill level, or player count.

Language:

English


Episodes

269 – Video Game Holiday Guide – The Family Gamers Podcast

11/22/2021
We welcome Mr. Videogame himself, Stephen Deutzmann, to answer all our questions about video games for this holiday season. Skip to 38:00 to get right into the recommendations! The post 269 – Video Game Holiday Guide – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:09:27

268 – 2021 Holiday Gift Guide! – The Family Gamers Podcast

11/15/2021
We recently released our holiday game guide, and we review it on this episode of the podcast. The post 268 – 2021 Holiday Gift Guide! – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:20:49

267 – Beyond Board Games: Geocaching – The Family Gamers Podcast

11/9/2021
Sometimes, we talk about things other than board games! This week we start with games Anitra played at CuseCon, then continue on to find out more about geocaching. The post 267 – Beyond Board Games: Geocaching – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:01:38

266 – Games By Kids – The Family Gamers Podcast

10/25/2021
We always talk about playing games with your kids - but what about playing games designed BY kids? The post 266 – Games By Kids – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:53:39

265 – Top 5 Family Games for Halloween – The Family Gamers Podcast

10/18/2021
Each member of our family picked a favorite game to play at Halloween. What's in your top 5? The post 265 – Top 5 Family Games for Halloween – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:40:36

264 – Nature Games – The Family Gamers Podcast

10/11/2021
What games make you think of "nature"? We discuss our top games with a nature theme. The post 264 – Nature Games – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:34:31

263 – Chris Leder – The Family Gamers Podcast

10/4/2021
We had a great time on this interview and couldn't stop laughing! Listen for yourself and find out why Chris Leder is the "Director of Fun" for Calliope Games. The post 263 – Chris Leder – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:14:02

262 – Games on Screens – The Family Gamers Podcast

9/27/2021
This week, we're talking about board games on screens, whether that's app-assisted, pass-and-play adaptations, online games, or virtual board games that couldn't exist without the advantages of technology. The post 262 – Games on Screens – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:06:51

261 – Convention Interviews! – The Family Gamers Podcast

9/20/2021
It's boardgame convention season. We're not actually attending GenCon or Origins this year, but we've still got some interviews with some of the creators of hot new games. The post 261 – Convention Interviews! – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:21:10

260 – Pirate Games – The Family Gamers Podcast

9/13/2021
Talk Like a Pirate Day is soon. We're talking pirate-themed games this week! The post 260 – Pirate Games – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:51:53

259 – Tim Virnig, Thunderworks Games – The Family Gamers Podcast

9/6/2021
We explore Thunderworks Games history and future with Tim Virnig. In this episode: Roll Player Adventures, Cartographers Heroes, Cape May, and a little preview of what's coming in 2022. The post 259 – Tim Virnig, Thunderworks Games – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:52:25

258 – Board Games at Recess! – The Family Gamers Podcast

8/30/2021
Let's talk about games kids can bring to school and play at recess! Small, quick, and easily replaceable (cheap). The post 258 – Board Games at Recess! – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:05:23

257 – Lucky Duck Games w/ Vince Vergonjeanne – The Family Gamers Podcast

8/23/2021
This week we welcome Vince Vergonjeanne, one of our "favorite human beings in board games", and the founder/CEO of Lucky Duck Games. The post 257 – Lucky Duck Games w/ Vince Vergonjeanne – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:05:41

256 – Room to Grow: Action Selection Games – The Family Gamers Podcast

8/16/2021
What is action selection? We talk about this wide family of board games and pick a few that should help you and your family learn and grow. The post 256 – Room to Grow: Action Selection Games – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:50:00

255 – Board Gaming with Education, revisited – The Family Gamers Podcast

8/3/2021
A lot has changed since we last talked to Dustin from Board Gaming with Education... The post 255 – Board Gaming with Education, revisited – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:47:26

254 – Honey, I Shrunk the Game – The Family Gamers Podcast

7/26/2021
This week, we're discussing games that have been sized down, either for portability or for a faster & simpler experience. Are these smaller games worth it? The post 254 – Honey, I Shrunk the Game – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:49:57

253 – Outside Board Games with Wesley Hall – The Family Gamers Podcast

7/19/2021
This week on the show, we have a dear friend of ours who has been making a name for himself on TikTok in a crazy way - pipe organ videos! The post 253 – Outside Board Games with Wesley Hall – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:13:25

252 – Room to Grow: Drafting Games – The Family Gamers Podcast

7/12/2021
Introduce your kids (or non-gamer grownups) to drafting with a series of games that grow in complexity. What is drafting? A drafting game is one in which players pick something... The post 252 – Room to Grow: Drafting Games – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:37:35

251 – The Tabletop Bellhop – The Family Gamers Podcast

7/5/2021
This week on the podcast we have the Tabletop Bellhop himself, Moe Tousignant. What is The Tabletop Bellhop? How it can help you? The post 251 – The Tabletop Bellhop – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:01:07:41

250 – The Quarter-K Show – The Family Gamers Podcast

6/28/2021
This week, we talk about the games we've played the most this year (January-June). What is it we like about them & why are they played more? The post 250 – The Quarter-K Show – The Family Gamers Podcast appeared first on The Family Gamers.

Duration:00:52:33