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Episode 6 – Board Games

10 May

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SHOW NOTES:

Drink of the Show: “Gentle Ben”

Recipe:

  • 1 1/2 oz tequila
  • 1/2 oz gin
  • 1/2 oz vodka
  • 4 oz orange juice

Serve over ice, stir well.

Top 5 List: Top 5 Board Games

We choose our top board games.  See below for more details (spoilers!).

Comic Book Recommendations

  • Amulet, Kazu Kibuishi
  • Transmetropolitan, Warren Ellis
  • Sandman, Neil Gaiman
  • Watchmen, V for Vendetta, Allen Moore
  • Creature Tech, Doug TenNapal
  • Johnny The Homicidal Maniac, Jhonen Vasquez

Television

What we’ve been watching:  30 Rock, The Office, Justified, Community, Modern Family, Bob’s Burgers (also mentioned: Earth Final Conflict)

Movies

News:

Trailers:

Also mentioned: THX1138, Shoot Em Up, Fish Called Wanda

Internet

Video Games

News: PSN still down, Meatboy level editor released.

What we’ve been playing: Mortal Kombat, Dragon Age 2 (also mentioned: Bushido Blade, SCA Fencing, Mass Effect, Mass Efect 2, Dragon Age, Ender’s Game (book), Eneloop Battery, Eye of Judgement)

End Music:

Top 5 Links – Spoilers! 🙂

Also:

  • Mousetrap
  • Blueprint
  • Tetris boardgame
  • Pacman boardgame
  • Pacman & Zelda collectable cards
  • Tic-Tac-Toe (yes really)
  • VCR Board Games
  • Klingon Board Game (Everything is Terrible)
  • Robocop VCR Board Game
  • Electronic Talking Battleship
  • Trivial Pursuit
  • Mancala
  • Pictionary
  • Axis & Allies
  • Monopoly
  • The Mill (aka Nine Men’s Morris)
  • Carcassonne
  • Stratego
  • Battleship
  • Zombies
  • Sorry (aka Pachisi)
  • Othello
  • Go
  • Mastermind
 
1 Comment

Posted by on May 10, 2011 in Episodes

 

One Response to Episode 6 – Board Games

  1. Judy

    May 13, 2011 at 6:56 pm

    Yeah, Apples to Apples is very popular with the 9-11 year old kids in my class. So what happened to Clue?

    Suggestions for a future episode….Top 5 (Geeky or Techy) childhood memories.