BGB Podcast #211: Our Most Anticipated Games of 2022

New year, new games, and we’re really in it now. We look ahead to the year ahead, and all the games that we’re most excited to get our hands on … but we couldn’t do it without just a little bit of help from our friends. Before we consult our many crystal balls, we talk about American Bookshop, War of the Ring: Second Edition, and Coffee Traders.

Please check out all of our guests’ amazing work:
Paula Deming –
Brain in A Jar –
Decision Space –
Foster the Meeple –
Jason/Shelf Stories –
1 Minute Board Games –
Ruel Gaviola –
Board Game Hot Takes –
Mike Dilisio –

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01:56 – American Bookshop
06:42 – War of the Ring: Second Edition
22:21 – Coffee Traders
34:16 – Aegean Sea
34:35 – Hamburg
36:01 – The Guild of Merchant Explorers
37:26 – Eleven: Football Manager Board Game
39:12 – The Shivers
40:53 – Root: The Marauder Expansion
42:33 – Dungeons, Dice & Danger
42:52 – Hamburg
43:49 – Bear Raid
45:24 – Federation
47:32 – Dice Realms
48:37 – Vagrantsong
50:14 – Return to Dark Tower
51:16 – Weather Machine
53:10 – Crescent Moon
55:06 – Stationfall
57:36 – Hegemony: Lead Your Class to Victory
59:39 – Ra
1:00:53 – Distilled
1:02:40 – Endless Winter: Paleoamericans

Thank you to Heart Society for generously letting us use What’s On Your Mind, Kid? from their album Wake the Queens.

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