301 – Board Game Day with Ambie Valdés – The Family Gamers Podcast
This week we welcome Ambie Valdés. She does board game song parodies (Ambierona on Youtube), co-hosts Board Game Blitz with Crystal Dax, segments on The Dice Tower’s Board Game Breakfast… and now she is publishing a board book about board games!
301 Fact: Todd McFarlane entered the Guinness Book of World Records by publishing Spawn #301. The series became the longest-running creator-owned superhero comic book.
What We’ve Been Playing
The Resistance: Avalon
Quacks of Quedlinberg
The Comic Book Bubble (on Kickstarter soon)
The Quest Kids
My First Adventure: Finding the Dragon – an adorable game-book adventure!
SNAP Review – Disney Mad Tea Party
Corey and Sasha review this all-ages dexterity card game. Can you stack the cups and get rid of your cards?
Read the transcript or watch the video for this SNAP review.
Ambie – Board Game Day Book
This book is adorable, and perfect for children of board games.
Ambie shares the journey that got her here, starting with “I like writing rhyming things”, singing made-up songs to her kids, and moving on to an ABCs of boardgames.
We love the art in the book from Rachel Kremer (best known for webcomic Semi-Coop) – and there will be many more real board games pictured in the final copy!
The Kickstarter will be launching July 18, with both board books and e-books.
Find out more:
Find Ambie online:
Also Board Game Blitz!
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