WDYPTW: Patrick & Eric in the Morning #15 - Two-Player Games

WDYPTW: Patrick & Eric in the Morning #15 - Two-Player Games

Recorded 9/7/19

In this episode Patrick and Eric discuss their favorite two-player games.

First they start off with Patrick’s ‘meet the listener’ Nathan Boster.

Favorites

  • Targi

  • Patchwork

  • Akrotiri

  • Lost Cities

  • Lost Cities (Rivals) actually 2-4

  • Star Realms

  • Ascension (1-4 per BGG)

  • Jaipur

  • Cribbage

Two-Player Versions of Existing Games

  • 7 Wonders Duel

  • Agricola: All Creatures Big and Small

  • Imhotep Duel

  • Kingdomino Duel

  • Codenames Duet

  • Bohnanza: The Duel

  • Direct Conflict Games

  • Magic the Gathering

  • Summoner Wars

  • Dice Masters

  • Star Wars: Destiny

  • Pixel Tactics

  • Exceed

  • Battle Con

Abstract

  • Othello (or Reversi?)

  • Chess

  • Xiangqi (Chinese Chess)

  • Go 

  • The Duke

  • War Chest

  • Hive (made of phenolic resin ie Bakelite)

  • Onitama

  • SHOBU

  • Tak

  • Santorini

Card Games

  • Fox in the Forest

  • Fox in the Forest Duet (upcoming cooperative version)

  • Circle the Wagons

  • Ahead in the Clouds

  • Sprawlopolis

  • Herotech

Epic

Hollandspiele Interview mentioned

  • Twilight Struggle

  • Star Wars X-wing/Armada/Rebellion (2-4)

  • Star Trek Fleet Captains (2-4)

Asymmetrical

  • Android NetRunner

  • Skulk Hollow 

  • Mr. Jack

  • Blood of an Englishmen

  • The Ravens of Thri Sahashri 

  • Getaway Driver

  • Raptor

Hidden Gems

  • Morels

  • Longhorn

  • En Guard (Eric needs to play)

  • Odin’s Ravens

Patrick: www.overthehillier.com or @overthehiller

Eric: @EricBuscemi

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