Game Brain: A Board Game Podcast About Our Gaming Group
Summary: A podcast about Board Games and friendship, and a real life board game group! Join us every week for an in-depth look at the board gaming hobby, including board game news, reviews and much, much more.
Tom and Paul go to war with 2009's Maria, and dissect each other's table image.
Trey and Ben discuss Vladimír Suchý's "Praga Caput Regni" and getting into your feelings while gaming.
Matt and Tom look back at our favorite games, and favorite moments of the last 100 episodes, and the Game Brain crew records a live Avalon game!
Tom and Jennifer discuss Donald X. Vaccarino's Winter Kindgom, and delve into what makes games competitive.
Tom and Elder explore Darwin's Journey and debate their Top 5 games that marry mechanics and theme.
Jesse, the Analytical Gamer, joins Matt for a review of the 2 player crunchy Curious Cargo and a discussion about Mechanics and Game Experiences We’d Like to see More Of
Matt takes you through his Top 10 Solo Games played during the Covid-19 Quarantine of 2020-2021
Tom, Trey, and Ben dissect the heavy Carnegie, and decide what their Top 5 "Elegant" games are.
Paul and Matt review the 2020 deck-builder/worker placement hybrid Dune: Imperium and then list their Top 10 Meanest Games
Matt and Tom reunite to review Uwe Rosenberg's "Hallertau" and take a look back at the games of 2020.
Tom and Jake join "The Crew" and dissect the best Party Games of all time!
Ben and Matt review the Big Box version of 2009's ground breaking euro Hansa Teutonica and then discuss the Top 10 Games they Wants to Go Deep With in 2021
Tom and Alfred travel back to the Industrial Revolution to review the vaunted Brass: Birmingham, and discuss how to be more welcoming to a widening hobby.
In our 2020 year end episode, Matt, Dmitry, Trey and Paul return to the heavy euro classic Le Havre, while Dmitry lists for us the 7 ways in which heavy euros are specifically conducive to creating friendships
Tom and Jennifer tackle David Turczi's latest: Tawantinsuyu, and invite Bruce to debate the design trend of micro-turns and their impact on gaming.