100 – The Family Gamers Podcast – A Celebration of Board Games
Welcome to episode 100! We are excited to have made it this far. We have a ton of stuff to share with you. Bear with us for this jam-packed episode which is longer than usual.
What We’re Playing
Where’s Mr. Wolf also from Blue Orange
Jetpack Joyride the board game (coming soon to Kickstarter, from Lucky Duck games)
What Other People Have To Say
Thanks for the positive thoughts, James from Little Meeples!
Thanks, Ryan from One Board Family!
Thanks, Max Davie from Games 4 Families! We’re honored by your response.
Anitra talks to Dave, our newest writer… and parent of teenagers.
Thanks, Stephen from Engaged Family Gaming! We really appreciate your friendship.
Why We Love Board Games
Andrew’s early memories of board games: his favorite was Mille Bornes. Anitra played a lot of Monopoly, Rack-O, and Troke. She also loved “The Great Blizzard” game (it’s not good, folks).
We both transitioned towards playing more video games, and got back into board games in a big way around the time our daughter was 4.
Andrew has been in podcasting for a long time. He started with dabbling in video games journalism and especially loved Contrast (be aware, rated T). He eventually pivoted to board games (around the time our family became more interested in board games in general). Then he dragged Anitra in, and The Family Gamers was born.
We are so excited when we get an email from our listeners. Joseph R. sent us an email with another reason why Chick-Fil-A is awesome. Their new kid’s meal toy: a Rory’s Story Cube!
We’re giving away a ton of games to 3 lucky winners. Enter here to win! (I can’t believe we forgot to mention Toasted or Roasted when we read off the games. So sorry!)
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