The SnakesCast

Bite-sized bits about board games from the game gurus at Snakes and Lattes

  • Games in Space

    i'm in space

    Space isn't as big a deal as it used to be in popular culture, but it's still pretty huge in board games. It's an incredibly rich and exciting theme, because of just how much possibility it contains. But tabletop games, by their very nature, are contained, bounded experiences. How can you convey the experience and the feel of a space story in a board game?

    Co-hosts: Amanda McKnight, Mikhail Honoridez
    Games mentioned: GravWell, Battle Beyond Space, Eclipse, Quantum, Eminent Domain, Twilight Imperium (third edition), Ascending Empires, Merchant of Venus, Firefly, Starship Catan, Xia: Legends of a Drift System, Steam Torpedo, Star Realms, Space Alert, Galaxy Trucker, Space Cadets, Space Cadets Dice Duel, The Captain Is Dead, Alien Frontiers, Mission: Red Planet, Cosmic Encounter, Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek Fleet Captains, Legendary Encounters: Alien, High Frontier, Battlestations

    Season 3
    Published: August 18th, 2015 Length: 00:18:56