Show #7: Stone Age and Home-Brewed Expansions

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Mark and Jeff get back to the topic of the Dusty Old Box...this time with Jeff's super-double-secret extra-special dusty old box --which for a change is actually dusty! Afterward, Mark tells us about Rio Grande's Stone Age, a light and colorful game of community-building set in the dawn of human civilization. Next, Jeff's talks about Home-Brewed Boardgame Expansions: home rules sets complete with additional game components added. The point is to add some functionality to an already-great game.  To illustrate, Jeff talks about his home brewed expansions to Steve Jackson Games' Car Wars Card Game, and Avalon Hill's Monsters Menace America. We'll add some pictures of these games to the Gameopolis Flickr Account.

  • 00:00:00 Prelude
  • 00:05:27 Dusty Old Box
  • 00:13:17 Stone Age
  • 00:34:45 Home Expansion for Car Wars Card Game
  • 00:45:00 Home Expansion for Monsters Menace America

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Stay tuned for Show 7.5, coming real soon!

 

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