Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 42

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This episode is another bumper offering, and contains several small reviews, as well as an in-depth review of the Sci-Fi rules Stargrunt 2.

Other reviews include:

Battlelore: For Troll and Country

Flashing Blade Miniatures (28mm Crusaders, 40mm Romano-British, 40mm Cacadores)

Uncharted Seas Tokens from Litko Areosystems

Uncharted Seas Sea Monsters

I also discuss feedback from my previous discussion on the differences between UK and US gaming culture.

00:00 Intro

03:40 Rumblings – Lord of the Rings, Agricola & Galactic Emperor

17:00 Review – Battlelore: For Troll and Country

28:10 Review – Flashing Blade Miniatures

44:25 Discussion Point – UK vs US gaming culture

66:30 Review – Ultraviolet TV Series

77:00 Review – Uncharted Seas Tokens from Litko Areosystems

89:40 Review – Uncharted Seas Sea Monsters

96:45 In-depth review – Stargrunt 2

150:10 Closing Comments

3 Comments on Meeples & Miniatures – Episode 42

  1. I’d like to post a link to your site from our site for our Retailers to review your PodCast. I feel it is very important for them to see what is being said about the products that they’re considering or that their players are buying.

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  2. Not sure about your ‘Lord Of The Rings’ experiences… I’ve played the game at least 15-20 times and MOST of those games have come right down to the wire. Perhaps you weren’t working together enough? Perhaps you weren’t doing all that you could to avoid events? The idea of a group not even completing the first board seems suspicious.

    • No, we were just VERY unlucky. All the event chits were drawn right at the start of the game – before any of us had chance to much improve our hands or anything.
      I’ll certainly give it another try, as I’m never willing to give up on a game after only 1 play.

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