Mancala

This week, Mike teaches Brian how to play a favorite game from his childhood, Mancala. After we drew numbers to see who would go first, Mike explains what drew him to choose this game. We also discuss some recent drama and of course, kids and their inefficient tiny hands. Links Mike on Pod is My […]

TriBond

What do these three things have in common? Batman, The Bee Gees & Mrs. Doubtfire.* If you know the answer, you can play TriBond, the game where you try to find the common bond between three clues. Links TriBond of the Day Organ Stop Pizza Youtube of Bohemian Rhapsody @ Organ Stop * All three […]

Checkers

This week Mike & Brian play Checkers, one of the oldest games around. Things we discuss in this episode include Woolly Mammoth Antiques, Oddities & Resale located in Andersonville, the terrific podcast How Much Do We Love… and Brian’s childhood crush on Shaun Cassidy. http://media.blubrry.com/gamenightguys/p/www.gamenightguys.com/episode/checkers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 16:27 — 15.2MB)Subscribe: […]

Eat It!

It’s Halloween and we are celebrating the true reason for the season… CANDY! Join us as we play Eat It!, a trivia game about sweets, snacks and other junk food. Links Wilford Brimley’s Diabetes Dance Mix “Weird Al” Yankovic – Eat It Doritos Superbowl Commercial What is your favorite candy? Let us know! http://media.blubrry.com/gamenightguys/p/www.gamenightguys.com/episode/eatit.mp3Podcast: Play […]

Monopoly

This week we play one of the most popular board games worldwide, Monopoly. Plus, we discuss this cultural phenomenon with Kevin Tostado, the producer and director of the new documentary, Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story. Kevin shares some history about the game as well as some strategy. Check out the trailer. Links Under The […]

Sorry!

We make no apologies for this episode as we explore the hallmark of family-friendly games, Sorry. Take one step forward and four steps back. While the safety zone will protect you from being sent back to the start, it may not protect you from viruses. Links Sorry Commercial Safety Dance Not the Safety Zone Brian’s […]

Sequence

We learn another valuable lesson about podcasting during our second episode: it’s much easier walking and chewing gum at the same time than it is talking and playing the board/card game, Sequence, where one-eyed Jacks are wild and the King of Hearts looks a wee bit Irish. Links How to Make a Sequence Board Game. […]