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Episode 47 - Let's Talk About Trains, Baby

1/21/2019
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Episode 47 - Let's Talk About Trains, Baby - Today we discuss Town Center, Fields of Arle, Empire Builder, and Wingspan. We also rank another list in Cardboard Consensus, as well as talk about train games and why you should care about them. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro/Banter 02:40 - https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/written-reviews/2019-1-7/4-games-that-lived-up-to-the-hype-and-4-that-didnt-part-1 03:45 - Town Center 25:00 - Fields of Arle 38:10 - Empire Builder 50:45 - Wingspan...

Duration:02:17:30

Episode 46 - It's Been Real 2018

1/7/2019
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Episode 46 - It's Been Real 2018 - On the first episode for 2019, we discuss Imperial 2030, War Chest, and the new Dinosaur Island: Totally Liquid expansion. We also look back at our 2018 board game resolutions and make some for 2019. To wrap up the episode, we reveal our 2018 game awards, including a special Keepin' It Real segment from James. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro/Banter 02:50 - New website articles 08:30 - Annual Board Game Exchange 27:00 - Imperial 2030 42:20 - Dinosaur Island:...

Duration:02:54:00

Episode 45 - Pax Unplugged And Holiday Spirit

12/17/2018
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Episode 45 - Pax Unplugged and Holiday Spirit - Today on our special holiday episode, Joel talks Pax Unplugged, Nick raves about Crokinole, and Dylan drools over Chicago Express. We also enter a holiday gauntlet and turn our favorite board games into Christmas themes. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro/Banter 01:45 - Patreon 04:59 - Pax Unplugged 12:40 - Nations 25:10 - Pax Porfiriana 30:00 - Great Western Trail 38:00 - 1880: China 48:10 - Chicago Express 1:01:00 - Crokinole 1:06:40 - Holiday...

Duration:01:49:15

Bonus Episode - Depth From Rulesets

12/12/2018
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Bonus Episode - Depth From Rulesets - Today on a bonus episode, Joel and Nick talk about the depth from simple rulesets versus the depth from complex rulesets. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:00 - Podcast updates 06:30 - Depth From Rulesets discussion 1:19:40 - Closing Comments Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/cardboardreality Website - https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/cardboardrealitypodcast/ Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/CardboardRealit...

Duration:01:21:12

Episode 44 - Well That Escalated Quickly

12/3/2018
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Episode 44 - Well That Escalated Quickly - Today we talk about Keyforge and Cryptid, premiere a new group list segment, and play Cardboard Deathmatch. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro/Banter 01:10 - Thanksgiving recap 08:00 - Cryptid 25:00 - Acquire 35:30 - https://www.playtak.com 40:40 - Keyforge: Call of the Archons 1:02:20 - Kickstarters/News (Ragusa) 1:04:40 - **Group List Segment Name Pending** 1:29:50 - Cardboard Deathmatch - Euro game with best theme 1:42:15 - Closing Comments Patreon -...

Duration:01:44:28

Review Episode 15 - The Estates (Neue Heimat)

11/29/2018
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Review Episode 15 - The Estates (Neue Heimat) - Today the gang reviews The Estates from Capstone Games. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:20 - PAX Unplugged 03:30 - Overview 04:30 - The Learn/Teach 07:10 - Art/Theme/Component Quality 13:50 - Player Counts & Play Time 16:40 - Gameplay 25:00 - Compare/Contrast with Container 31:50 - Compare/Contrast with The Climbers (Simply Complex) 37:10 - Cost 40:50 - Dylan's Review 43:45 - Nick's Review 45:20 - Joel's Review 50:00 - Closing Comments...

Duration:00:51:24

Episode 43 - Underrated Games, I'll Eat Your Potato Man

11/19/2018
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Episode 43 - Underrated Games, I'll Eat Your Potato Man - Today we talk about Kanban Automotive, 1960: Making of a President, Skull, and Herbalism. We also recommend listeners some board games and do our top 5 underrated games. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro/Banter 03:30 - Podcast updates 05:30 - Herbalism 12:40 - 1960: Making of a President 23:15 - Skull 30:10 - Kanban Automotive 41:40 - Kickstarters/News (Pipeline, City of the Big Shoulders, Awkward Guests, Keyforge) 40:45 - Hosts recommend...

Duration:01:47:23

Bonus Episode - Nick's Top Games 2018 Edition

11/14/2018
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Bonus Episode - Nick's Top Games 2018 Edition - Today on a special bonus episode, Nick unveils his Top Games 2018 Edition. Enjoy the show! https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/our-top-games-lists/2018-11-14/nicks-top-35-games-2018-edition Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/cardboardreality Website - https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/cardboardrealitypodcast/ Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/CardboardRealit YouTube -...

Duration:00:44:31

Episode 42 - Sanchez's Gauntlet, AKA Rough Time For Dylan

11/4/2018
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Episode 42 - Sanchez's Gauntlet, AKA Rough Time for Dylan - Today we talk about 1889, Import/Export, and Watson & Holmes. We also recommend a listener a board game and enter a special Cardboard Producer designed BG Gauntlet. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:30 - Podcast updates 07:00 - The High Five 08:40 - Watson & Holmes 20:30 - Import/Export 35:15 - 1889: History of Shikoku Railways 49:30 - Hosts recommend a game to a listener 1:04:20 - Patron Spotlight 1:20:10 - Sanchez's BG Gauntlet...

Duration:01:48:10

Episode 41 - Cardboard Deathmatch With Tangents

10/22/2018
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Episode 41 - Cardboard Deathmatch with Tangents - Today we talk about Washington's War, Symphony No. 9, Cyclades, and more. We also unveil the Cardboard Deathmatch and discuss how we feel about war games. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:40 - Review us on iTunes, and new written content, https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/written-reviews/2018-10-18/wanna-play-a-game-your-halloween-board-gaming-guide 06:00 - Kung Fu Zoo 11:30 - Washington's War 26:00 - Symphony No. 9 38:40 - Cyclades...

Duration:01:47:41

Bonus Episode - Dylan's Top Games 2018 Edition

10/17/2018
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Bonus Episode - Dylan's Top Games 2018 Edition - Today, Dylan unveils his top 30 board games as of 2018. Enjoy the show! No relevant timestamps Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/cardboardreality Website - https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/cardboardrealitypodcast/ Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/CardboardRealit YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbWYSLk_hvqmCy4LPQEyzXg/ BGG Guild - https://www.boardgamegeek.com/guild/3124 Email -...

Duration:01:01:19

Episode 40 - Don't Shank Me After War Games

10/8/2018
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Episode 40 - Don't Shank Me After War Games - Today we talk about Hansa Teutonica, Memoir 44, Hannibal & Hamilcar, and more. We also recommend a listener a game, play “I have to debate what”, enter another BG Gauntlet, and discuss some Essen previews. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:10 - New written content 04:30 - Hail Hydra 09:30 - Hannibal & Hamilcar 26:00 - Memoir 44 37:20 - Hansa Teutonica 50:40 - New gaming friends! 57:00 - Hosts recommend a game to a listener 1:04:20 - I have to...

Duration:02:14:44

Return To Reality - Episode 1 - Teaser

10/1/2018
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Return to Reality - Episode 1 - Teaser - On the debut episode of Return to Reality, we discuss the daily grind and how we combat it through means other than board games. Enjoy the show! https://www.patreon.com/cardboardreality https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/ https://www.facebook.com/cardboardrealitypodcast/ https://www.twitter.com/CardboardRealit https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbWYSLk_hvqmCy4LPQEyzXg/ https://www.boardgamegeek.com/guild/3124 cardboardrealitypodcast@gmail.com

Duration:00:30:03

Episode 39 - Sorry Grandma

9/24/2018
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Epsiode 39 - Villain of the BG Gauntlet - Today we talk about Villianous, Mini Rails, Cataclysm, and more. We also play “I have to debate what,” and enter another BG Gauntlet. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:20 - Patreon updates! 06:00 - T-shirts! - https://www.redbubble.com/shop/Cardboard%20Reality%20podcast?ref=search_box 06:50 - New content creators 09:30 - Mini Rails 21:20 - Villainous 33:50 - Cataclysm: A Second World War 49:10 - Junta 1:01:20 - Tzolk'in 1:13:40 - I have to debate...

Duration:01:45:17

Review Episode 14 - Root

9/20/2018
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Review Episode 14 - Root - Today we take a look at the latest hotness, Root. The asymmetrical game of woodland warfare between totalitarian cats, rebellious creatures, infighting birds, and much more, designed by Cole Wehrle and published by Leder Games. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 00:50 - Overview 03:45 - The Learn/Teach 11:15 - Art/Theme/Component Quality 16:40 - Eyrie Dynasties (Birds) 20:20 - Player Counts 21:50 - Marquise de Cat (Cats) 28:10 - Woodland Alliance (Rebels) 38:00 -...

Duration:01:35:01

Episode 38 - Enter The Board Game Gauntlet

9/10/2018
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Episode 38 - Enter the Board Game Gauntlet - Today we talk about Let’s Make a Bus Route, Lowlands, Sagrada, and more. We also suggest a listener a board game, unveil BG Gauntlet, and list 5 games that define our tastes. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:00 - Looking for written content creator! 02:10 - Patreon!! https://www.patreon.com/cardboardreality 06:40 - Tulip Bubble 14:30 - Let's Make a Bus Route, plus more Roll & Writes 28:50 - Lowlands 40:20 - Sagrada 48:40 - Panic on Wall Street...

Duration:01:56:49

Review Episode 13 - Yellow & Yangtze vs Tigris & Euphrates

9/6/2018
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**Big announcement at the end of the show!** Review Episode 13 - Yellow & Yangtze vs Tigris & Euphrates - Today on our first versus review episode we discuss and compare the modern classic, Tigris & Euphrates, reprinted by Windrider Games, and its sister game released in 2018, Yellow & Yangtze, by Grail Games. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:00 - Review 1:09:30 - Closing Comments and Big Announcement! https://www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/ https://www.facebook.com/cardboardrealitypodcast/...

Duration:01:14:12

Episode 37 - See Ya Later Bud

8/27/2018
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Episode 37 - See Ya Later Bud - Today we talk about Brass Birmingham, 1846, and Viticulture. We also suggest a listener a board game, ask the listeners to demand a game, play board game trivia, and discuss games we want to know more about. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 03:30 - Viticulture 17:45 - Brass: Birmingham 37:45 - 1846: The Race for the Midwest 49:15 - Hosts recommend a game to a listener 1:07:00 - Demand That Game 1:16:50 - Board Game Trivia 1:40:15 - Discussion Topic - Games we...

Duration:02:06:48

Bonus Episode - First Q&A

8/22/2018
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Bonus Episode - First Q&A - Today on a special bonus episode, Scott, Joel, and Nick answer some questions from listeners. Enjoy the show! Nothing really much to timestamp! Just enjoy the Q&A! If you would like me to timestamp the specific questions in the future, let me know. www.cardboardrealitypodcast.com/ www.facebook.com/cardboardrealitypodcast/ www.twitter.com/CardboardRealit www.youtube.com/channel/UCbWYSLk_hvqmCy4LPQEyzXg/ www.boardgamegeek.com/guild/3124...

Duration:01:26:05

Episode 36 - Gen Con 2018 Recap

8/13/2018
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Episode 36 - Gen Con 2018 Recap - Today we recap our Gen Con 2018 experience including game plays of Root, Keyforge, Everdell, Indonesia, and more! We also suggest a listener a board game, and play I Have to Debate What? and board game 20 questions. Enjoy the show! 00:00 - Intro 01:50 - GenCon meetup recap! 06:00 - Root 16:00 - Tags 20:30 - Keyforge 31:20 - Dominant Species 45:00 - Everdell 54:20 - Indonesia 1:05:10 - Crokinole 1:08:40 - Illusion 1:14:30 - LFG Storytime with Dick 1:22:40 -...

Duration:02:16:55