Episode 37 - The Art of Gaming

September 28, 2017

Ambie, Cassadi, and Crystal discuss some games they've played recently, including The Pyramid's Deadline, Kobayakawa, Russian Railroads, and BONK. We then talk about art and graphic design in board games. In this week's "Board Game Etymology" segment, Crystal discusses the origins of the word "art."

Announcements: 0:42
Recent Games: 2:22
Art in Games: 12:11
Board Game Etymology - 'Art': 28:22
Outro: 29:49

Games discussed this episode:
The Pyramid's Deadline: 2:35 (Amazon)
Kobayakawa: 3:38 (Amazon)
Russian Railroads: 5:14 (Amazon)
BONK: 8:02 (Target)

Dungeon Petz: 13:34 (Amazon)
Kingdomino: 15:48 (Amazon)
Shiba Inu House: 16:41 (Amazon)
Legendary Encounters: A Firefly Deckbuilding Game: 20:28 (Amazon)
Tragedy Looper: 22:11 (Amazon)

Board game artists we mentioned:
David Cochard, Cyril Bouquet, Aza Chen, Marie Cardouat, Ryan Laukat, Jakub Rozalski, Beth Sobel

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