Boardcast News 9.1.2016 | Podcast of Nonsensical Gamers

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This week starts the Post-Gen Con, Pre-Essen lull, so enjoy a few game announcements and some of the only half-decent Kickstarter games currently available.

News

 

 

    1. IELLO
      1. Monster Packs for its “King of” line
        1. First up: Cthulu
      2. The Mysterious Forest, a 10-15 minute adventure game
        1. IELLO’s first title in its children’s game line
    2. Asmodee
      1. Inis, an area control game in the vein of Kemet and Cyclades
      2. 7 Wonders: Pantheon, an expansion for 7 Wonders: Duel
    3. Renegade Game Studios
      1. The Blood of an Englishmen
        1. 2 players, 30-minutes, designer of Arboretum
        2. Play as the Giant or Jack, trying to meet asymmetric goals
      2. Lanterns: The Emperor’s Gifts
        1. New currency that lets you activate Emperor Powers
    4. KOSMOS
      1. Legends of Andor, Part II
        1. Full-board expansion where players travel the high seas
        2. 4 new Legends full of storms, sea monsters and new lands
    5. R&D
      1. Key to the City – London
    6. Fantasy Flight Games
      1. Dear Boss, a modular expansion for Letters from Whitechapel

   

 

Kickstarter Spotlight

 

  1. Herbaceous
    1. Project by: Pencil First Games (Lift Off! & GemPacked Cards)
    2. Ending on: September 13th
    3. Funding level: FUNDED!
    4. Cost: $19 (Free US Shipping)
    5. Quick Pitch:
      1. Push-Your-Luck and Set Collection, with herbs!
  2. Merchants of Araby
    1. Project by: Daily Magic Games (Valeria Series)
    2. Ending on: September 13th
    3. Funding level: FUNDED!
    4. Cost: $35 (Free US Shipping)
    5. Quick Pitch:
      1. Open Negotiation, most money wins
  3. Word Domination
    1. Project by: Uproarious Games
    2. Ending on: September 21st
    3. Funding level: FUNDED!
    4. Cost: $30 (+$3 US Shipping)
    5. Quick Pitch:
      1. Word Game/Area Control

 

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