Heavy Cardboard Episode 128 - Top 50 of All-Time...of Right Now

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 128 - Top 50 of All-Time...of Right Now

Edward gives us his Top 50 of all-time (of right now)

 

0:01:16 - What’s going on

0:02:42 - Show updates

0:04:57 - Support the show

 

What I’ve been playing?

●        0:07:23 - Donning the Purple

●        0:07:34 - Ground Floor (second edition)

●        0:08:10 - Cargo Express

●        0:09:00 - Blackout: Hong Kong

●        0:10:20 - Big Shot

●        0:10:50 - DRCongo

●        0:12:30 - Age of Steam: Ireland

●        0:13:34 - Panamax

●        0:15:27 - Dinogenics

 

0:17:19 - What we’ve acquired?

 

0:19:20 - What we’re anticipating?

 

0:21:17 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

 

0:23:23 - Top 50 Intro

 

0:26:00 - Top 50-21

 

1:09:15 - Top 20

 

 

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 127 - Feudum

Edward & Brandon take a deep dive into Feudum

0:00:50 - Welcome Brandon! What’s been going on

0:06:30 - Going to GAMA

0:09:00 - New Audio Hardware!

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:14:05 - Comancheria

  • 0:16:24 - Iberian Gauge / Soo Line

  • 0:17:55 - 1868

  • 0:19:02 - The Colonists

  • 0:20:05 - Le Havre

  • 0:20:36 - Push It

  • 0:21:36 - Reef Encounter

  • 0:23:05 - Cruel Necessity

  • 0:24:41 - The Cousin’s War

  • 0:25:48 - DRCongo

  • 0:29:09 - Big Shot

  • 0:32:20 - Blackout: Hong Kong

  • 0:33:38 - 18Lilliput

  • 0:34:10 - Race for the Chinese Zodiac

  • 0:35:06 - Ground Floor (second edition)

0:35:40 - What we’ve acquired?

0:41:40 - What we’re anticipating?

0:44:53 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:47:10 - Feudum Review

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 126 - Great Western Trail

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 126 - Great Western Trail

Edward & Evan take a deep dive into Great Western Trail


0:00:50 - Welcome Evan! What’s been going on

0:12:45 - Poker

0:17:37 - Game of the Month

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:20:00 - Wildcatters

  • 0:23:20 - Teotihuacan

  • 0:27:45 - Brass: Birmingham

  • 0:33:20 - Arboretum

  • 0:34:50 - Space Corp

  • 0:36:10 - Aton

  • 0:37:45 - Keyflow

  • 0:40:10 - Outpost

  • 0:41:40 - Obsession

0:44:20 - What we’ve acquired?

0:55:15 - What we’re anticipating?

1:01:15 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

1:08:45 - Great Western Trail Review

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 125 - Through the Ages

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 125 - Through the Ages

Edward & Gaurav take a deep dive into Through the Ages: A New Story of Civilization. It’s been Edward’s #1 game of all-time...does it still warrant the top spot? Have a listen as they break down the game, highlighting all the awesome highs as well as the low points of the game!

0:00:50 - Welcome Gaurav! What’s been going on

0:06:10 - Edward’s Poker Night

0:13:26 - Ask the Elephant reflections

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:16:45 - Teotihuacan

  • 0:18:15 - Piepmatz

  • 0:19:30 - Newton

  • 0:21:25 - Architects of the West Kingdom

  • 0:22:50 - Codenames

  • 0:23:46 - Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective

  • 0:25:34 - A Pleasant Journey to Neko

  • 0:26:43 - Duelosaur Island

  • 0:27:00 - Crossroads of Heroes

  • 0:28:20 - De Vulgari Eloquentia & Outpost

0:28:32 - What we’ve acquired?

0:31:00 - What we’re anticipating?

0:34:25 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:36:25 - Through the Ages Review

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 124 - Trickerion

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 124 - Trickerion

Edward & Greg take a deep dive into Trickerion: Legends of Illusion

0:00:50 Welcome Greg, what’s been going on and highlights of video games and TV shows of late

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:19:53 - Heaven & Ale

  • 0:20:56 - Pipeline

  • 0:22:01 - Dinosaur Island

  • 0:23:52 - Teotihuacan

  • 0:24:32 - Endeavor - Age of Sail

  • 0:25:42 - Underwater Cities

  • 0:25:58 - German Railways

  • 0:27:29 - East Indiaman

  • 0:28:32 - AIrship City

0:31:42 - What we’ve acquired?

0:34:58 - What we’re anticipating?

0:38:53 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:40:43 - Trickerion Review

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 123 - Smartphone Inc.

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 123 - Smartphone Inc.

Edward & Jess take a deep dive into Smartphone Inc.

0:00:50 What’s been going on?

What we’ve been playing?

  • 0:09:30 - Trickerion

  • 0:10:38 - Underwater Cities

  • 0:12:37 - Age of Civilization

  • 0:14:00 - Ragusa

  • 0:15:31 - Newton

  • 0:17:34 - Keyflow

  • 0:19:05 - Maria

  • 0:22:21 - Mayfly

  • 0:23:57 - AIrship City

  • 0:26:17 - Family Games

    • Illusion, Sushi Go Party, Rampuncious, The Table is Lava

  • 0:32:33 - The King of Frontier


0:35:18 - What we’ve acquired?

0:40:28 - What we’re anticipating?

0:42:35 - What we’re looking forward to playing?

0:44:02 - Tis the season!

0:44:50 - Smartphone Inc. Review


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Deep Cuts Panel from PAX Unplugged

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Deep Cuts Panel from PAX Unplugged

Along with Edward, Rand Lemley, Andy Mesa, and Cole Wehrle talk about the “deep cuts” of board games—obscure and opaque games not known by your typical board gamer.

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Heavy Cardboard BGG.CON 2018 Recap

Edward discusses all the post-Essen events he’s attended in this recap show: Lobster Trap, RollingCon, and BGG.CON.

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Heavy Cardboard Essen Preview 2018

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Heavy Cardboard Essen Preview 2018

Edward has not one but three Top 6 lists of games he’s interested in checking out at Essen. Plus, he goes through the Herd’s top 10 anticipated games of the convention.

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 122 - Ask the Elephant October 2018

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 122 - Ask the Elephant October 2018

Edward answers your questions in the brand new HCHQ in Boston!

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 121 - Root

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 121 - Root

Edward and guest Dominick discuss Root.

0:04:05 - What's been going on?

What've we been playing?

  • 0:13:45 - Brass

  • 0:15:38 - Dûhr: The Lesser Houses

  • 0:17:49 - Fire in the Lake

  • 0:20:47 - Milestones

  • 0:23:52 - Bios: Megafauna 2

  • 0:23:58 - Root

  • 0:24:02 - Power Grid: The Indian Subcontinent

  • 0:26:10 - High Society

  • 0:27:47 - Neos

  • 0:28:48 - Elkfest

  • 0:31:13 - The Artemis Project

  • 0:32:12 - Meso

  • 0:33:10 - Time's Up

  • 0:33:25 - Teotihuacan: City of Gods

What've we acquired?

  • 0:34:23 - Leaving Earth

  • 0:35:13 - Friedrich

  • 0:36:02 - Asgard's Chosen

  • 0:36:47 - Nemo's War

  • 0:38:21 - Ground Floor 2nd Edition

  • 0:39:05 - Wildlands

  • 0:39:45 - Welcome To...

0:41:00 - What are we anticipating?

0:49:00 - What are we looking forward to playing?

0:53:44 - Root

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 120 - Power Grid

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 120 - Power Grid

Edward and guest Michael discuss Power Grid.

  • 0:01:15 - Who is Michael?

  • 0:05:03 - What's been going on?

  • 0:10:27 - What've we been playing?

    • 1846

    • Goa

    • Viticulture & Tuscany

    • Lords of Vegas

    • Brides and Bribes

    • Tao Long

    • London

    • Age of Steam: Montreal Metro

  • 0:21:20 - Acquisitions

    • Trick of the Rails

  • 0:23:16 - Looking for...

    • 1830 reprint

    • Dominion: Renaissance

    • Terraforming Mars: Prelude

    • Power Grid

    • Nemo's War

  • 0:28:04 - Looking forward to playing

    • Tao Long

    • Teotihuacan

    • Bios: Megafauna 2

    • Trickerion

    • Lovelace & Babbage

    • Far East War 1592

    • Pipeline

    • Coffee Traders

    • Tesla vs Edison

    • The Speicherstadt

  • 0:32:45: Power Grid review 

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 119 - Colonialism

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 119 - Colonialism

Edward and guest Rand review Colonialism and discuss board games and Boston.

  • 09:38 What we’ve been playing
    • Yellow & Yangtze
    • Biosphere
    • Wind the Film
    • Power Grid
    • Goa
    • Ra
    • Teotihuacan
    • Hellenica
    • City of the BIg Shoulers
  •  19:30 What we’ve acquired
    • Perfect Hotel
    • Organizer
    • Grand Opening!!: Gourmet Town (Jugame Studio)
    • Sweet Stacks
    • The Majority (Ayatsurare Ningyoukan)
    • El Grande Big Box
    • Founders of Gloomhaven
    • Brass: Lancashire
    • Brass: Birmingham
    • Heroes vs. Warlords
    • Coimbra
    • Pioneer Days Citrus
    • Green Deal
    • Terraforming Mars: Prelude
    • The Artemis Project
    • City of the Big Shoulders
  • 26:40 What we’re anticipating
    • Teotihuacan
    • Rebel Nox
    • Airship City
    • Futuropia
    • Ra
    • Pax Pamir 2.0
    • Hellenica
    • Colonialism
    • Lovelace & Babbage
  • 34:48 What we’re looking forward to playing
  • 39:04 Colonialism review

 

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Heavy Cardboard - The Announcement

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Heavy Cardboard - The Announcement

Listen to hear an announcement from Edward and Amanda.

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 118 - 2018 Gen Con Recap

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 118 - 2018 Gen Con Recap

Edward and Amanda discuss Gen Con 2018!

0:08:37:  Gen Con recap
0:11:10:  Games Edward saw/heard about while at Gen Con
0:11:15:  Root
0:12:48:  Brass
0:13:15:  Founders of Gloomhaven
0:13:33:  Lovelace and Babbage
0:14:21:  City of the Big Shoulders
0:15:38:  Newton
0:17:56: Coimbra
0:18:14: Detective
0:18:25:  Symphony No.9
0:19:56: Bosk
0:22:45:  The meetup
0:25:42:  "After Hours" goings on
0:26:09:  Edward's play of
0:31:40:  Gavin Brown of Roxley Games
0:32:59:  Isaac Childres of Cephalofair Games
0:35:02:  Conor Mcgoey of InsideUP Games
0:38:16:  Jeff DeBoer of Funagain Games
0:48:25:  John Coveyou of Genius Games
0:57:15:  Jess Davis of Artana Games
 

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 117 - Conversation with Simon Cutforth

While at UK Games Expo, Edward sat down for an interview with Simon Cutforth, the winner of the 2016 GEA for his design, 1822.

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 116 - Gaia Project

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Heavy Cardboard Episode 116 - Gaia Project

Edward and Amanda discuss Dice Tower Con, GenCon plans, and review Gaia Project!

0:11:10:  Teotihuacan: City of the Gods
0:13:58:  Dice Settlers
0:11:47:  Dragon Boats of the Four Seas
0:15:13:  Caverna
0:19:01:  Gaia Project

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