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

Sean: Oceanos


Family gaming:

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

Value: $69.00

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


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