71 – The Family Gamers Podcast – Jason Kotarski from Green Couch Games

Jason Kotarski

It’s time for another interview! This week, we’re talking to Jason Kotarski from Green Couch Games. Their new game Best Treehouse Ever: Forest of Fun is on Kickstarter now.

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53 – The Family Gamers Podcast – Marc Specter of Grand Gamers Guild

Grand Gamers Guild

We interview Marc Specter, the man behind Grand Gamers Guild, and their games Pocket Ops, Unreal Estate, and Stroop.

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51 – The Family Gamers Podcast – Donovan Eberling and Jeff James

Donovan and Jeff

Donovan Eberling and Jeff James are the founders of Iron Hippo Games and co-creators (or maybe “architects”) of Tournament of Towers, a dexterity game now on Kickstarter. » Read more

29 – The Family Gamers Podcast – with Kevin Craine

Kevin Craine

We talk new games for us, old games for our kids, and fast food advertising. Then we interview the creator of Robit Riddle, Kevin Craine! » Read more

Crazier Eights: Camelot – How will it end? Good fun while you try to win or not lose!

Crazier Eights Camelot box

Crazier Eights: Camelot is the sequel to Crazier Eights from creator James Gray, this time with a King Arthur theme. The basis of the game is Crazy Eights, but getting rid of your cards isn’t the only way to win; and anyone can lose if they aren’t paying attention. Between discarding to reduce your hand or playing action cards for power-ups and attacks like Dominion, each turn is full of variety and unexpected developments. » Read more

28 – The Family Gamers Podcast – Boston FIG Tabletop games

We saw more digital games aimed towards kids than kid-friendly tabletop games this year. Weird! But we still had quite a few favorites. » Read more

26 – The Family Gamers Podcast – Extended Play (Gotta Catch ‘Em All!)

pokemonThe games that keep on giving! We’re talking about expansions, collectibles, toys-to-life, and other game add-ons. » Read more

21 – The Family Gamers Podcast – The #TeamCap Show

What we played this week:

Ascension
Bring Your Own Book
Pie Rats of the Carob Bean Farm

Kickstarters we’re excited about:

Pie Rats is fully funded and in production!
Campaign Trail
Tesla vs. Edison expansion

SeaFall, which is not a Kickstarter, but available for preorder (get fancy coins) (or pre-order it cheaper here)

Video games this week:
Rocket League
Ratchet and Clank
WarioWare Smooth Moves was a breakout hit with our kids (we recommend buying it from GameStop or eBay)

Also… some spoiler-free discussion of Captain America: Civil War. Are you #teamCap or #teamIronMan?

Still 1 day left to enter the giveaway!

19 – The Family Gamers Podcast – The Pre-PAX Show!

We’re baaaaack! We’re finally back from our longer-than-desired hiatus and we’re super excited. We talk about what we’ve been up to and what we’re looking forward to at PAX East and in 2016!

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