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010 - End of Season One and HCG

7/29/2018
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Gimo and Adam have some BIG NEWS to share Unfortunately, we will need to take a month off to find a new parent company name and get all of our social media/domain/logo/everything else involved locked down for our new parent company. We will be HippoCampus Games no more sadly :( The podcast will still remain Under the Lid, and we will be keeping our HippoCampus Games social media open until at least the end of the year to make sure we're able to help people transition to view and...

Duration:00:06:53

009 - Alexander Pfister

7/15/2018
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Welcome to the ninth episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games from the BoardGameGeek top 100 all time! This episode we'll be looking at our favorites and games we want to play from 41-50. We're over halfway there! For today's main topic, we will be discussing the designer Alexander Pfister through four hand-picked games: Oh My Goods! By Alexander Pfister (Lookout Games, 2015), Broom Service By Alexander...

Duration:01:24:04

008 - Dice Worker Placement

7/1/2018
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Welcome to the eighth episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will begin discussing games from the BoardGameGeek top 100 all time! Starting with our favorites and games we want to play from 51-60. For today's main topic, we will be discussing the dice worker placement mechanic as implemented in four hand-picked games: Kingsburg by Andrea Chiarvesio and Luca Iennaco (Fantasy Flight Games, 2007), Alien Frontiers by Troy Niemann...

Duration:00:50:48

007 - Antoine Bauza

6/17/2018
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Welcome to the seventh episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games from the BoardGameGeek top 100 all time! This episode we'll be looking at our favorites and least favorites from 61-70. For today's main topic, we will be discussing the designer Antoine Bauza through four hand-picked games: Tokaido by Antoine Bauza (Fun Forge, 2012), Takenoko by Antoine Bauza (Matagot and Bombyx, 2011), Hanabi by Antoine Bauza...

Duration:01:51:57

06 - Dominant Species

6/3/2018
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Welcome to the sixth episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games from the BoardGameGeek top 100 all time! This episode we'll be looking at our favorites and least favorites from 71-80. For today's main topic, we will be diving Under the Lid of Dominant Species (Chad Jensen, GMT Games, 2010)! Listen in as we rate and discuss one of both of our favorite games right now, and stay tuned until the end for our final...

Duration:02:05:15

005 - Richard Garfield

5/20/2018
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Welcome to the fifth episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games from the BoardGameGeek top 100 all time! This episode we'll be looking at our favorites and least favorites from 81-90. For today's main topic, we will be discussing the designer Richard Garfield through four hand-picked game: Android: Netrunner (Richard Garfield, Fantasy Flight Games, 2012 [1996]), King of Tokyo/New York (Richard Garfield,...

Duration:01:47:25

004 - Deck Building

5/6/2018
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Welcome to the fourth episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will begin discussing games from the BoardGameGeek top 100 all time! Starting with our favorites and least favorites from 91-100. For today's main topic, we will be discussing the deck building mechanic as implemented in four hand-picked games: Dominion (Donald X.Vaccarino, Rio Grande Games, 2008), Great Western Trail (Alexander Pfister, Stronghold Games, 2016), Star...

Duration:00:51:27

003 - Renier Knizia

4/22/2018
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Welcome to the third episode of Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games we've played recently, and the designer Reiner Knizia through four hand-picked games: Age of War (Reiner Knizia, Fantasy Flight, 2014), Lost Cities (Reiner Knizia, Kosmos, 1999), Ra (Reiner Knizia, Rio Grande Games, 1999), and Tigris and Euphrates (Reiner Knizia, Fantasy Flight, 1997). Stay tuned to the end for our final thoughts and overall...

Duration:00:41:58

002 - Questions

4/9/2018
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Welcome to Under the Lid, a biweekly HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games we've played recently, and questions from BoardGameGeek.com and reddit.com/r/boardgames! Get to know us with our question answers and opinions on some interesting hand-picked questions! If you have questions you'd like us to answer on a future episode, email us at hippocampusgames@gmail.com or find us on twitter @hippocampusgame, or facebook...

Duration:00:33:28

001 - The Drafting Mechanic

4/1/2018
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Welcome to the first episode of Under the Lid, a HippoCampus Games podcast! In today's episode, Adam and Gimo will be discussing games we've played recently, and the drafting mechanic as implemented in four hand-picked games: Bunny Kingdom (Richard Garfield, iello, 2017), 7 Wonders (Antoine Bauza, Repos Production, 2010), Elysium (Matthew Dunstan and Brett Gilbert, Space Cowboys, 2015), and Seasons (Regis Bonnessee, Libellud, 2012). Stay tuned to the end for our final thoughts and...

Duration:00:49:00