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Moving Day AMA – Childhood favourites, Con Budgeting, Board Games for Console Gamers and Lots More! – Episode 47 Tabletop Bellhop Gaming Podcast


This is the 47th episode of the Tabletop Bellhop Gaming Podcast, an edited version of our live show recorded on June 26th, 2019. Join us as we stream live every week on Wednesdays at 9:30 Eastern on Twitch. If you like some video with your audio, you can also watch/listen to an unedited version of the show over on YouTube.


Ep 47 – Moving Day AMA. This episode we are spending the entire Ask the Bellhop segment answering questions from The Lobby our live chatroom on Twitch.

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—Viewer/Listener Feedback—

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—Ask The Bellhop—

Tonight we are doing our first ask us anything episode. Here we answer questions asked by our fans in The Lobby, our chatroom on Twitch.

Topic include: First time conventions for board gamers. The board game room badge at Origins. Games that have worked to hook kids on modern boardgaming. Square Tomatoes. Con budgeting. Current top board games. Board games for console gamers. Favourite childhood games. How long it takes to learn to play a game. BGG top 10 thoughts. New trends in modern gaming that we don’t like. New innovations. Childhood games we would love to see brought back.

Game we hooked our kids with:
Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle
DC Comics Deck Building Game
The Duke
My First Carcassonne
Monster Factory
Outfoxed
Lady Bugs Costume Party
Monza

Square tomatoes:
Die Macher
Die Macher Limited Edition on Kickstarter

Our Current top board games:
DC Comics Deck Building Game
The Duke
Roll for the Galaxy
Clank!
Eminent Domain
Eminent Domain Escalation
Gentes
Teotihuacan
Lazer Ryderz
Dead Man’s Cabal
Sorcerer
8Bit Box

Board Games for Console Gamers
8Bit Box
Adrenaline
Descent Journeys In The Dark
Star Wars Imperial Assault
Star Wars X-Wing
Gloomhaven
Fallout The Board Game
Tiny Epic Tactics
Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition
Krosmaster Arena
Arcadia Quest
Super Dungeon Explore
Dead of Winter
Azul
King of Tokyo
Lord of The Rings, Journeys in Middle Earth
Potion Explosion
BattleCON
Battle at Kemble’s Cascade

Childhood games:
Talisman
Cats
International Movie Maker

BGG top ten:
Boardgamegeek.com rankings

Second editions with better quality and re-themes:
Istanbul the Dice Game
Aeon’s End
Catacombs

Games with the same input for all players:
Legendary Forests
Railroad Ink

Classic games we would love to see brought back:
Thunder Road
Dark Future

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—Tabletop Gaming Weekly—

A look at what games hit our tabletops over the last week.

Games mentioned and other links:
Gentes
The Duke
Jarl

Related blog post:
Additional Thoughts on Gentes, The Deluxified Edition


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