BGB Podcast #91 – SHUX 2019 Live with Quintin Smith
One stage, four podcasters, and hundreds of horses.
Shut Up & Sit Down’s very own Quintin Smith joins us live on stage at SHUX 2019! We play a rousing game of Hundreds of Horses, discuss some games from the convention, and lay out the unspoken truths of board games – opinions about the hobby we vehemently hold, even if everyone else is too afraid to say it. Before we speak truth to power, we talk about Deep Blue, Curios, Obscurio, and Vast: The Mysterious Manor.
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02:51 – Hundreds of Horses
08:05 – Deep Blue
11:44 – Curios
16:03 – Obscurio
20:55 – Vast: The Mysterious Manor
28:07 – Unspoken Truths of Board Games
29:05 – Neilan: Theme and storytelling
32:22 – Flamme Rouge
33:40 – Too Many Bones
34:16 – Kellen: The decline of interactivity
36:40 – Troyes
37:47 – Hansa Teutonica
38:26 – Agricola
38:26 – A Feast for Odin
39:10 – Mark: Playing to win
41:48 – Inis
45:20 – Twilight Imperium
47:55 – Quinns: Reading flavor text
50:03 – Pax Pamir (Second Edition)
50:58 – Scythe
Thank you to Heart Society for generously letting us use What’s On Your Mind, Kid? from their album Wake the Queens.