Meeple Minded

Meeple Minded

Welcome everyone to the Meeple minded podcast. This show is for all of you Tabletop hobby lovers out there. We will be talking about all things gaming from board, card, wargames and role play games. And may even just the odd episode of other nerdy topics that we love. Along with our man in the newsroom bringing you all the latest news, Crowdfunding campaigns & Events we think you need to know about.SOOOOO if you like any type of tabletop game, Meeple Minded is the podcast for you.

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Living Forest - Ludonaute
Yesterday
Living Forest - Ludonaute
“There is always and adventure waiting in the woods, a place to lose your mind & find your soul”This week our Game highlight "living Forest" takes the boys Jason & James  into the deep dark forest where they will assume the role of a nature spirit to save the forest from the flames of Onibi.The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is also back with all of this weeks table top gaming news & crowdfunding that we think you need to know about. INCLUDING:GENCon 2022Starship Captains designed by Peter B. Hoffgaard published by Czech Games EditionManhatten Project designed by Luke Laurie published by Minion GamesCyro designed by Luke Laurie published by  Z-Man GamesAndromeda's Edge designed by Luke Laurie published by Minion GameArk Nova: Zoo Map Pack 1 from Capstone GamesArk Nova: Zoo Map 9: Geographical ZooArk Nova: Zoo Map 10: Rescue StationWingspan Nesting Box from Meeple SourceWingspan Asia Expansion from Stonemaier GamesTwilight Inscription by Fantasy Flight GamesFishing Lessons by Scott Almes and Button Shy Games as part of their Simply Solo Games.Guns or Trerasure by Castillo GamesTiny Robot Love Doctors by 8Ways Games-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Living Forest - Ludonaute
Yesterday
Living Forest - Ludonaute
“There is always and adventure waiting in the woods, a place to lose your mind & find your soul”This week our Game highlight "living Forest" takes the boys Jason & James  into the deep dark forest where they will assume the role of a nature spirit to save the forest from the flames of Onibi.The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is also back with all of this weeks table top gaming news & crowdfunding that we think you need to know about. INCLUDING:GENCon 2022Starship Captains designed by Peter B. Hoffgaard published by Czech Games EditionManhatten Project designed by Luke Laurie published by Minion GamesCyro designed by Luke Laurie published by  Z-Man GamesAndromeda's Edge designed by Luke Laurie published by Minion GameArk Nova: Zoo Map Pack 1 from Capstone GamesArk Nova: Zoo Map 9: Geographical ZooArk Nova: Zoo Map 10: Rescue StationWingspan Nesting Box from Meeple SourceWingspan Asia Expansion from Stonemaier GamesTwilight Inscription by Fantasy Flight GamesFishing Lessons by Scott Almes and Button Shy Games as part of their Simply Solo Games.Guns or Trerasure by Castillo GamesTiny Robot Love Doctors by 8Ways Games-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Chris from Unfringed
02-08-2022
Chris from Unfringed
This week the Jason & James are joined by game designer Chris from Unfringed to talk all things table top gaming, UKGE, crowdfunding and Chris even answered some listener questions :) Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:Doctor Who Nemesis by Gale Force NineTicket to Ride: Ghost Train by Alan R. MoonWordle: The Party Game by Hasbro and New York Times GamesStar Realms by Robert Dougherty, Darwin Castle and Wise Wizard GamesHijacked by Greenest GamesSunshine City by Blue Beard Entertainment--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support The Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Links to check out Trolls N' Rerolls our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
On the Underground
26-07-2022
On the Underground
"Please stand clear of the doors, this train is ready to depart"This week our we go deep down beneath the surface as Jason & James are travelling at high speed right beneath your very feet as they talk all things "On the Underground"The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Practice makes Perfect
19-07-2022
Practice makes Perfect
This weeks topical discussion the boys James & Jason are talking about whether or not practice really does make perfect. have you ever thought that certain games are just too hard to grasp? or maybe you have become so good at the game you love and play all the time?Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:Pokémon Master Trainer by Milton BradleyPokémon Master Trainer: Adventure Edition by CisqoePokémon Master Trainer: Ultimate Edition by DeikkanDisney Kingdomania from Funko GamesAll on Board! By The Game KitchenBlack Rose Wars by Ludus MagnusRallyman GT by Holygrail-GamesEscape the Dark Castle by ThemeborneSword and Sorcery by AresInfinity: Defiance by Corvus BelliIstanbul by Pegasus Spiele.Snap Ship Tactics by Snap ShipsDice Monsters: Missing Mythics by Matthew WestlakeTaverns and Dragons by Lord Raccoon Games--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support The Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Jamaica - GameWorks
12-07-2022
Jamaica - GameWorks
"Avast ye Matey's, Battern down the hatches or you'll all be shark bait you Bilge-sucking Scallywags"This week our own pirate lords Jason & James are necking bottles of rum, stealing plunder and firing the cannons as they have been playing the swashbuckling board game Jamaica. The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Savannah Park - Bright Eye Games
05-07-2022
Savannah Park - Bright Eye Games
This week is a return to the norm after last s weeks 100th episode celebrations as the boys Jason & James  are back on the wildlife trail, but this time firmly cemented in the savannah as they talk all about Savannah Park.The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is also on hand to bring you all of this weeks gaming News & crowdfunding campaigns that we think you need to know about including : Clank! A Deck Building Adventure by Paul Dennen, published by Renegade Games StudiosClank! In Space by Paul Dennen, published by Renegade Games Studios & Dire WolfClank! Legacy: Acquisitions Incorporated by Paul Dennen & Andy Clautice, published by Renegade Games Studios & Dire WolfClank! Catacombs by Paul Dennen, published by Dire WolfDune: Imperium by Paul Dennen, published by Dire WolfWingspan: Asia Expansion by Elizabeth Hargraves, published by Stonemaier GamesCascadiaTabriz by Randy Flynn, published by Crafty GamesTabriz: The Card Game by Randy Flynn, published by Crafty GamesBeyond Humanity Astrominers by Three Headed MonsterDrop Bears by Platypus IndustriesSplintered Lands by Steve Holloway & Civil Dawn Games-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
100th Ep & top 5 games
28-06-2022
100th Ep & top 5 games
"IT'S THE BIG 100"That's right we have made it to 100 episodes of the "meeple minded" podcast, and we are celebrating by inviting in a couple of our friends. on this episode Jason & James are joined in the studio by Wayne of the Board stupid podcast & Ant of the M.T.V.B podcast to chat all things games and to compare their top 5 table top games :)This is bumper length episode so grab some snacks listen along and let us know YOUR top 5 table top games.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Ark Nova - Feuerland / Capstone Games
21-06-2022
Ark Nova - Feuerland / Capstone Games
This weeks game highlight sees Jason & James finally getting a hold of and chatting there experiences with the most highly sought after game of the last year "Ark Nova" With the hype surrounding this game the boys had very high expectations. did the game live up to the hype? is it worth the price tag?The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is also on hand to bring you all of this weeks gaming News & crowdfunding campaigns that we think you need to know about including : AsmodeeEmbracer GroupSavvy Gaming GroupDark Horse MediaCrystal DynamicsGearbox StudiosMagic: The Gathering Trading Card GameWizards of the CoastMagic: The Gathering 30th anniversaryMagic World Championship XXVIIIMTGMTG DraftJimmy Wong and Josh Lee Kwai from Game KnightsKickstarter  Community Advisory CouncilPhilip Reed  CEO of Steve Jackson GamesSeptima by Mindclash GamesSkyrise by Gavan Brown over at Roxley GamesDrags 2 Riches by David Pettifer and Bored Wreckers Inc-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Buying games at Expo's
14-06-2022
Buying games at Expo's
This weeks topical discussion has Jason & James chat about the controversial topic of saving money to buy games at gaming conventions instead of supporting local stores.Paul unfortunately after returning from UKGE has come down with the dreaded Covid and is not able to record the news this week. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support The Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Dice Hospital - Alley Cat Games
31-05-2022
Dice Hospital - Alley Cat Games
This weeks game highlight sees Jason & James going back to the year 2018 to chat all things Dice Hospital. With the impending delivery of the sequel (dice theme park) due any day nowthe boys wanted a quick refresher on the game mechanics used . The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is also on hand to bring you all of this weeks gaming News & crowdfunding campaigns that we think you need to know about including : Starship Captains by Peter B Hoffgaard published by Czech Games EditionCodenames by Czech Games EditionLost Ruins of Arnak by Czech Games EditionWizKidsDungeons & Dragons 5EIcons of the Realm: Dragons of Stormwreck IsleCavalier (Paladin), Fighter, Thief, Wizard, Acrobat (Rogue) and BarbarianMarvel Champions: The Card Game by Fantasy Flight GamesMarvel Champions:  Mutant Genesis by Fantasy Flight GamesMarvel Champions: X-Men Mutant Genesis by Fantasy Flight GamesArcs by Leder GamesRoot by Leder GamesOath by Leder GamesBark Avenue by TerreDice GamesAmulet of Thrayax by Tom Truman and Trolls n Rerolls, artwork by Vincent Vyce Pugs In Mugs by Stop Drop and Roll StudiosEarth Rising: 20 Years to Transform our World by Stop Drop and Roll StudiosHedge Hopping Hooligans by Stop Drop and Roll StudiosDisarm the Base by Dissent GamesLibrary Labyrinth by Dissent GamesRoll and Colour by Dissent Games-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Horus Heresy is coming home
25-05-2022
Horus Heresy is coming home
This weeks topical discussion has James all excited and chomping at the bit to spend his hard earned money as both Jason & James chat about Games Workshop and the MONUMENTAL game changing announcements to bring the Forgeworld staple game "The Horus Heresy" AKA 30K  from resin to plastic and even into Games Workshop stores. The boys chat about what is confirmed so far, what  it could mean for the future & maybe a few things on their own Wishlist. Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:Auch schon clever by Wolfgang Warsch and Schmidt SpieleMit Quacks & Co. nach Quedlinburg by Wolfgang Warsch and Schmidt SpieleMagic Mountain by Jens-Peter Schliemann, Bernhard Weber, and AMIGOCryptid by Hal Duncan, Ruth Veevers, Osprey Games & Skelling GamesDune: Imperium by Paul Dennen and Dire Wolf GamesLiving Forest by Aske Christiansen, Ludonaute & Pegasus SpieleCascadia, by Randy Flynn, Flatout Games & KOSMOSScout, by Kei Kajino, Oink Games & One More Game!Top Ten, by Aurélien Picolet and Cocktail GamesAccess+’sSpot It! by Asmodee & Blue Orange GamesDobble by Asmodee & Blue Orange GamesCortex by AsmodeeTimeline by AsmodeeYu-Gi-Oh! TCGYu-Gi-Oh! TCG’s Forbidden listYu-Gi-Oh! TCG Yata-Garasu and Change of HeartTrailblazer: The John Muir Trail  by Mariposa GamesJoystick Heroes by Frown ClownsHelp the Princess by Ho Vinto Me Edizioni --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support The Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Zuuli - Unfringed.co
17-05-2022
Zuuli - Unfringed.co
This weeks game highlight sees Jason & James  chatting about the game Jason purchased to play with his son but also found it has a certain appeal amongst the adult gamers as well.The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is having some technical issues but should Hopefully return next week.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Tom from Trolls N' Rerolls
10-05-2022
Tom from Trolls N' Rerolls
This week the Jason is joined in the studio by Paul and our special guest Tom from Trolls N' Rerolls to talk all things table top gaming.They get to know a little bit about Tom's gaming history, his current flavour of the month, game designing & a little information about his upcoming  Kickstarter project "Amulet of Thrayax"  Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:Arcs: Conflict and Collapse in the Void, designed by Cole Wehrle, published by Leder GamesTicket to Ride: Amsterdam, designed by Alan R. Moon, published by Days of WonderTicket to Ride: London, designed by Alan R. Moon, published by Days of WonderTicket to Ride: New York, designed by Alan R. Moon, published by Days of WonderTicket to Ride: San Francisco, designed by Alan R. Moon, published by Days of WonderKickstarterMarvel Zombies, a Zombicide Game by CMONNecromolds Monster Battles by  Necromolds LLCCrooks in Crisis: The Villains Party Game by Gareth BreezeThe Flood by Bedouin GamesWombat Kombat by Neotroy Games--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support The Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Links to check out Trolls N' Rerolls our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Long set up times
03-05-2022
Long set up times
This weeks episode is a topical discussion where Jason & James chat about games that have such long, monotonous, or fiddle set ups that we end up never bringing them to the table.Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:Firefly Misbehavin' by Gale Force NineDune: A Game of Conquest and Diplomacy by Gale Force NineStarfinder: Pirates of Skydock by Gale Force NineWarhammer 40,000:  Forbidden Stars co-designed by James KniffenStar Wars: Armada co-designed by James KniffenCivilization: A New Dawn designed by James KniffenTwilight Imperium: 4th Edition by Fantasy Flight GamesTwilight Imperium: Inscription by Fantasy Flight GamesCottage Garden designed by Uwe RosenburgAgricola designed by Uwe RosenburgA Feast for Odin designed by Uwe RosenburgPatchwork designed by Uwe Rosenburg Oranienburger Kanal designed by Uwe RosenburgG. I. Joe Mission Critical by Renegade Game StudiosSpirit Duels by Daniel MillerCytress by Sean LeeMid Sussex MeeplesDungeon CrawleySurrey Board Game GroupCrawley Gaming ClubCrawley Gaming CommunityHorsham GamersHaywards Heath Board Game AssociationBrighton Board Gaming /  Board Games @ The BarnWorthing Board Gamers @ Dice WorthingLewes Board Game Club @ the Trinity Gaming CafeDice @ Drinks in Burgess Hill--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support The Meeple Minded.while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Coraquest - Bright Eye Games
26-04-2022
Coraquest - Bright Eye Games
"Family Game time"This weeks game highlight sees Jason & James  chatting about the game that took the UK media and news outlets by storm when it was first on Kickstarter during the lockdowns, we are of course talking about Coraquest.The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game,  as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is back this week and comes locked and loaded with all the weekly news and crowdfunding campaigns that we think you need to know about this week.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Support he Meeple Minded. while it is true we do not have any form of direct support from the listeners we do NOW have a small affiliation link with our Friendly Local Game Store "The Comic Shop" in Crawley, UK.if you purchase any products through the link below a small percentage of your purchase is given to the meeple minded to purchase more games for review :) SO you will be supporting a FLGS & helping us buy all the brand new games to review on the podcast.thecomicshop.co.uk/meepleminded --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Value
19-04-2022
Value
This weeks episode is a topical discussion on what we mean when we say to people that our hobby has value.Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:Viticulture World by Stonemaier GamesUKGE, UK Games Expo 2022D&D BeyondHasbroWizards of the CoastFandomRoll20 One More MultiverseCortexCosmic Encounter: Cosmic Odyssey by Fantasy Flight GamesCosmic Encounter: 45th Anniversary Edition by Fantasy Flight GamesTom VaselDice TowerDon't Let It Die by Thunk Board GamesLost in Jurassica by Thunk Board GamesLost in Valhalla by Thunk Board GamesGet To Da Checkpoint by Thunk Board GamesMaster Dater by Cyanide and Happinesssayu by Khanat Sadomwattanairo by Khanat SadomwattanaReversi/OthelloTriple Triad - Final Fantasy 8Mid Sussex MeeplesDungeon CrawleySurrey Board Game GroupCrawley Gaming ClubCrawley Gaming CommunityHorsham GamersHaywards Heath Board Game AssociationBrighton Board Gaming /  Board Games @ The BarnWorthing Board Gamers @ Dice WorthingLewes Board Game Club @ the Trinity Gaming CafeDice @ Drinks in Burgess Hill--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
House Rules
05-04-2022
House Rules
This weeks episode is a topical discussion on whether or not we like, dislike or even allow "House Rules" when we play our games. The boys talk about there likes and dislikes around the subject before going through a few of YOUR answers to this question. Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:GamefoundKickstarterIndigogoAwaken RealmsRavensburgerMarcin ŚwierkotAhoy by Leder GamesRoot by Leder GamesCritical RoleLegends of Vox MachinaGuardians of Matrimonia by Darrington PressSyndicult by  Matthew Mercer & Darrington PressCasting Shadows The Board Game by Unstable GamesAge of Rome by TeeToTum Game StudiosFeralis: Obscure Land by Deer Game StudioMid Sussex MeeplesDungeon CrawleySurrey Board Game GroupCrawley Gaming ClubCrawley Gaming CommunityHorsham GamersHaywards Heath Board Game AssociationBrighton Board Gaming /  Board Games @ The BarnWorthing Board Gamers @ Dice WorthingLewes Board Game Club @ the Trinity Gaming CafeDice @ Drinks in Burgess Hill--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)
Summer Pavilion - Next Move Games
22-03-2022
Summer Pavilion - Next Move Games
"once again working to make the Portuguese royal family happy."This weeks game highlight sees Jason & James  are returning to the Azul franchise for the third and final part of the original trilogy (soon to become quartet) this time round the boys dive into the summer pavilion. a few new game mechanics means all new opinions on the game, will it become an instant favourite or not stand up to the previous iterations?  The boys talk about what comes in the box, the quality of the components, the gameplay, what they like & what they dislike about the game & just how it compares to the original as well as awarding it there personal Meeple Rating.Paul is also back bringing you all the latest gaming news, gossip and crowdfunding campaigns we think you need to know about including:GAMA 2022The OpAlderac Entertainment GroupSmash Up: Disney EditionSmash Up: 10th AnniversarySmash Up: MarvelDisney Sorcerer's Arena: Epic Alliances Core SetGlu Mobile Inc.Pokémon Trading Card Game Championships 2022Pokémon World ChampionshipsPokémon Sword & ShieldPokkén Tournament DXPokémon UNITEMarvel: RemixBetrayal at House on the HillBruce GlasscoFantasy RealmsStar Trek: MissionsRyozen by Tabula GamesFire in the Hole – The Plunderin Pirate Game by McMillerUnition by Lumohedron GamesMid Sussex MeeplesDungeon CrawleySurrey Board Game GroupCrawley Gaming ClubCrawley Gaming CommunityHaywards Heath Board Game AssociationBrighton Board Gaming /  Board Games @ The BarnWorthing Board Gamers @ Dice WorthingLewes Board Game Club @ the Trinity Gaming CafeDice @ Drinks in Burgess Hill--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Find our audio Podcast on all good podcast platforms or find the links on our host site .   can join the ever growing Meeple Minded community also Like, Share & Subscribe here on Youtube you all so much for choosing to listen to our humble down to earth Table top gaming podcast. If you do like what you hear, please do subscribe as we will be uploading a new show every Tuesday @ 7am GMT, ready for that commute into work, or gym session :)