Draft Mechanic #79: DropMix on tap & Near and Far Campaign Recap
Draft Mechanic Episode #79: DropMix on tap; Near & Far Campaign recap; Century: Eastern Wonders; Carcassonne: The Castle; Dragoon; Gluten-Free Beer; Under-appreciated classics
Hot on the heels of our 2017 redux, we’re finishing up our Near & Far campaign and talk about what we’ve learned over the 10-game story. No spoilers here, unless you’re worried about knowing it’s a great game! We’re putting Hasbro’s music mixing masterpiece DropMix on tap, and visiting Carcassonne’s “The Castle” standalone in the CarcaZone. Recent plays include the hyped Century: Eastern Wonders, and Dragoon - plus there’s news, beer talk, discussion with the Slack, and crowdfunding as well! Oh, and you see that right - Draft Mechanic shirts are REAL!
01:00 Show Intro, News & Updates
04:44 Draft Mechanic T-Shirts available!
06:22 News: Azul, Stained Glass of Sintra
08:47 News: A Feast For Odin expansion
10:43 News: Gen Con GeekPreview
12:46 News: BGG approaches 100,000 games
13:43 Kickstarter Updates
15:19 Kickstarter: SPQF
18:20 Indiegogo: 14 Board Games from Africa
20:14 Kickstarter: Casual Game Insider, Year Seven
21:58 Kickstarter: Tiny Dice Buddies pins
23:25 Recent Plays: Century: Eastern Wonders
30:46 Recent Plays: Dragoon
37:13 Recent Plays: Carcassonne: The Castle
55:23 Recent Plays / On Tap: DropMix
65:16 Grey Fox Games Sponsorship Spot
66:26 Feature: Near & Far Campaign Recap
91:15 Gluten-Free Beer
97:37 Final Round: Classics that don’t get enough love
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