loader from loading.io

Episode 16: The Role of Art and Design in Hobby Games

Botch Games Podcast

Release Date: 03/03/2015

Episode 123: I Think Someone Mentions the Super Bowl? show art Episode 123: I Think Someone Mentions the Super Bowl?

Botch Games Podcast

It’s episode 123 of the podcast! Craig, Matt, and Derek talk about Marvel Champions, Wingspan, Maracaibo and lots more games you’ve already heard us talk about. Also mentioned is On Mars, Beez, Marvel United, and maybe more!

info_outline
Episode 122: Grandpappy show art Episode 122: Grandpappy

Botch Games Podcast

In the 122nd episode of the show, Craig is reunited with the grandpappy of Punchboard Media, Eric Buscemi. They catch up on PAXU, games culling, and some recent plays.

info_outline
Episode 121: It Was Challenging show art Episode 121: It Was Challenging

Botch Games Podcast

In Episode 121, Craig is joined by Derek and Matt to talk about their 2019 board game challenges and see if they all completed what they had set for themselves. Later they also set some challenges for 2020. It's a thing.

info_outline
Episode 120: Marvel Champions, Mostly show art Episode 120: Marvel Champions, Mostly

Botch Games Podcast

In the long awaited 120, Craig is joined by Derek to talk about MAINLY Marvel Champions, the new Living Card Game from Fantasy Flight Games. They also talk Maracaibo, LAMA, Dead Man's Cabal, and some other stuff.

info_outline
Episode 120: Marvel Champions, Mostly show art Episode 120: Marvel Champions, Mostly

Botch Games Podcast

In the long awaited 120, Craig is joined by Derek to talk about MAINLY Marvel Champions, the new Living Card Game from Fantasy Flight Games. They also talk Maracaibo, LAMA, Dead Man's Cabal, and some other stuff.

info_outline
The New Ones 96-100 show art The New Ones 96-100

Botch Games Podcast

In this episode, Craig slips into the future to talk about the five most recent games he's played, because he is above the law. Games discussed are a brace of Games by YULU games, Knaster, Point Salad, Erster Obstgarten, and Las Vegas Royale!

info_outline
Episode 119: Freshness Guarantee show art Episode 119: Freshness Guarantee

Botch Games Podcast

It's the 119th episode of the podcast and Craig is joined by Derek and Fill-in guest Chris Copac. We talk the Quacks expansion, Ragusa, Ecos, and more!

info_outline
Episode 118: The Boss' Return show art Episode 118: The Boss' Return

Botch Games Podcast

In the 118th episode of the Botch Games Podcast, Erin returns to talk about the last month and a half of games. Yes, apparently it's been that long since she's been on the show. Enjoy!

info_outline
Episode 117: Better Late Than Never show art Episode 117: Better Late Than Never

Botch Games Podcast

In this, the 117th episode of The Botch Games Podcast, Craig is joined by Derek from the start and Matt a bit later to talk about a gaggle of games, including LAMA, Maskmen, Imperial Settlers Roll and Write, and Wingspan. Whatever your heart desires. Enjoy!

info_outline
The New Ones 91-95 show art The New Ones 91-95

Botch Games Podcast

In this episode of The New Ones, Craig talks about Drop It, Altiplano, The Flow Of History, Fae, and Kanagawa: Yokai.

info_outline
 
More Episodes

In Episode 16, Craig and Dave tackle the fringes of the role of art in hobby games, touching on the characterisctics artwork and design adds to the look, play style, and theme of games. They discuss a few games they've played this week including Samurai Spirit from Funforge and Antoine Bauza, Ancient Terrible Things from Pleasant Company Games, and Wizard Dodgeball from Peter Newland and Mind the Gap Studios. They talk some kickstarter hype with Dragoon from Lay Waste Games, Between Two Cities from Jamey Stegmaier, and Project Dreamscape from Ben Haskett. In their What the What segment, they take a few minutes to define and describe the term point salad weighing the advantages and disadvantages of the mechanic. Lastly, in a new segment, you get to learn a little bit about everyone's favorite bearded co-host, Dave, in out "Know Your Podcaster Lightning Round"

Show Times:

Samurai Spirit (Funforge): 4:00

Ancient Terrible Things (Pleasant Company Games): 11:30

Wizard Dodgeball (Mind The Gap Studios): 16:15

COMING SOON:

Steam Donkey (Ragnar Brothers): 29:15

X-COM (FFG): 30:30

Dragoon Kickstarter (Lay Waste Games): 32:30

Between Two Cities Kickstarter (Stonemaier Games): 37: 00

Project Dreamscape Kickstarter (Ben Haskett): 40:00

Bad Medicine--Botch Plays Plug (Formal Ferret): 50:45

What the What?! Point Salad: 53:45

Main Theme: The Importance of Art: 59:00

Know your podcaster: Lightning Round: 1:25:00