In this episode Sam & Dan take a look at Idolatry in gaming within their own lives.
0:55 - What have we been playing?
14:56 - Idolatry in life
26:10 - Idolatry in Gaming
In this episode we interview Sean Johnson form BiblicalGeek.com about his content of using the things we love to connect us to the God that loves us!
1:33 What have we been playing
12:03 - BGG Con
12:50 - Biblical Geek
In this episode we interview clean comedian John Branyan about his love for board games, and how his faith changes his look on comedy & life.
1:54 - Welcome John
2:25 - What Games Have We Been Playing
18:46 - Who is John Branyan
23:44 - Interview
To learn more about John Branyan, visit him at http://jbcomedy.webflow.io/
In this episode we are joined by Chris Hecox from Geeks Under Grace to tackle the issue of Sensuality in Gaming & at Gencon.
2:00 Introduction of Geeks Under Grace
4:51 - What have we been playing lately?
14:10 - Sensuality in Gaming & at Gencon
In this episode Sam & Dan talk about inclusion in the board game hobby. They are joined by Jay Howitt & Laura Coxon, and Ron Schade.
1:13 - What have you been up to lately
3:51 - What have you been playing lately
10:46 - Inclusion
In this episode we interview designer extraordinaire Mike Fitzgerald about his most recent game playing, his background in designing, and his new journey in converting to Judaism.
0:55 What have we been up to
5:55 Games we recently played
20:48 Mike Fitzgerald game & design background
31:33 Mike's personal life & the journey of converting to Judaism
In this episode we are joined by Burky & Badger from the Burky & Badger Board Game Babble Podcast.
We talk about the choices we make & Why.
8:19 - Questions begin
8:46 - Why do you choose the color that you play & why?
15:54 - Why do you choose a certain role in the game when available?
21:08 - Do you have a certain playing style? Why or why not?
28:38 - Do you draw the line when playing games with violence, murder, theft, in games? If so, where?
45:44 - Does religion play a part in what games you play and/or how you play them?
Burky & Badger can be found at:
Recently Asmodee North America announced increasing prices of their board games especially online. This has caused a massive outrage on the board game forums. In this episode we shed light on our own personal thoughts on the matter, and also take a look at it through a biblical lens.
Into - 0:00
Recent Games Played
1:15 Happy Salmon
3:27 Pirates of the 7 Seas
5:15 Council of Four
6:30 Thunder & Lightning
8:30 Odin's Ravens
9:50 Meeple War
12:09 Asmodee Pricing Increases Personal Thoughts
29:30 Biblical lens
We are joined by board game designer Jeff Allers who is involved in reaching out to Middle Eastern refugees in Berlin. A portion of his efforts include playing games with the refugees. We learn about the situation in Germany and how this has helped them.
0:41 Introducing Jeff Allers
2:26 Games Designed by Jeff
10:10 Jeff's Life Background
14:43 Refugee Situation in Germany
Read more about this and contact Jeff here:
Sam & Dan discuss luck in gaming, and if luck really exists at all in life.
Kickstarter talk - 0:37
Luck in Gaming - 4:39
Does Luck Exist in Life? - 11:03
In this Episode, Sam & Dan explore a comedic setup & punchline in with Comedian Michael Jr. Then they talk about how this works in games & in life.
1:55 - Fun gaming over the holidays
6:51 - Introducing Michael JR's comedy
9:29 - Michael Jr's life lesson breakthrough
12:41 - Applying the setup and punchline to our lives in and around board gaming