Rev reads a listener email about Guardians of the Galaxy; Rev & Chris interview Peter Newland about his tabletop game Project NOS; Spicoli discusses the best Wonder Woman comics to check out; Rev has more news on the New Mutant movie; and we get the Geek Sheet with Vicky B!
Chris, Brandon, & Pete talk about their favorite happenings in movies, music, TV and more! This was May of 1985 in the lives and hearts of three PNW Geeks!
Chris & Rev talk with Patrick Day about the Evergreen Tabletop Expo; the gang talks TV with GOTHAM, Supergirl, Flash & Arrow; and we get the Geek Sheet with Vicky B!
On today’s show the gang talks to Nathan from Lilac City Comicon; discuss the latest episode of American Gods; Rev talks with Gareth von Kallenbach; and we get the Geek Sheet with Vicky B!
It’s Special Ops with Mark Rahner, Rev, & Chris Walker! They read an email from a listener; Mark reviews Twin Peaks: the Return; Mark reviews Alien: Covenant; and discuss the life and works of Roger Moore!
It’s another special edition of geek nation hosted by Vicky B. We get comic talk with Spicoli, some board games updates from BJ and Chris, and the crew play’s a mystery game.
We take a trip under the sea, way out west, and down into the dungeons on this jam-packed episode of your Board Game Alliance!
Host: Director “Walk like a flan” Walker of Bj Geek Nation
Designer: Sean Epperson of Thing 12 Games
Gamer: Josh Utley from The Omega Gamers
Evergreen Tabletop Expo (ETX) June 3-4, 2017 Seattle, WA http://etxwa.com/
Lilac City Comicon Spokane, WA June 3rd and 4th http://lilaccitycomicon.webs.com
Go Play NW July 7-9, 2017 Seattle, WA http://www.goplaynw.org
Josh: Arcadia Quest Inferno
Chris: Deus: Egypt
HeroQuest, Mice and Mystics
INTERVIEW: Patrick Leder from Leder Games about VAST
The Question: “What is the game you would most like to seek updated to modern gaming standards?”
GAME OF THE NOW!!: GREAT WESTERN TRAIL by Stronghold Games “Great Designer series”
Desinger: Alexander Pfister (Broom Service, Isle of Skye)
Basic mechanics: Deck / Pool Building, Hand Management, Point to Point Movement, Tile Placement.
Theme: Moving cattle from texas and selling them in Kansas City
Components: Wood Meeples, Cards and Tiles and chits
Replay-ability: With Variable set up med-high repalability
Chris “CLASSIC” game: Stratego
War of the Nine Realms – by Wotan Games
2-4p tacticle skirmish game based on Norse mythology themes. 4 base Realms, each with asymmetric powers and abilities. SG minis
$4200 of $6400 goal
$52 for base pledge.
Ends June 18th
Ravage: Dungeons of Plunder by Beardy Brothers
A 1-5p dungeon crawler where players play as Orcs. Solo mode, co-op mode, and competitive treachery mode with options Overlord play. 4 different factions, each with unique skills. Custom dice, cool dungeon tiles and great art. No minis because it’s their first project.
21k of 28k
$39 for base set
End on June 17th
Tiny Swords: Smaaash by Brian Wolf
A Smash Brothers-esque style combat game, in the Tiny Swords universe. Super cute art, with bright pastel colors. Very unique look.
$30 for the base pledge
$45 for base + copy of Tiny Swords
7500k of 17k
End on June 11th
Village of Legends by Pelotology
A fantasy-themed deckbuilder with unique wood-cut style art. Interesting mechanism of using weapons you acquire for gold…but you lose those items from your deck. Also features drinking beer to “rage” as a mechanic.
$22 for the base pledge
$51 for base + expansions
7k of 3k
End on June 18th
NEW THING ALERT: Follow us on twitter @realomegagamers @walklikeaflan @thing12games of course @BJGeeknation to be part of the show! We will let you know when you can call in and participate in the “Question” or if you have something you want to ask us about board games! Make sure your Twitter notifications are on, we want to hear from you!
JOIN US A WEEK FROM FRIDAY AT ETX JUNE 2-4 OR LILAC CITY COMIC CON (same weekend)