The SnakesCast

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

  • Bluffing and Deception

    Or as I like to call it, "creatively interpreting the facts"

    Our society maintains some fairly strong taboos against lying and deceiving, but when you're playing a game, there's a different set of rules. This week we're talking about games that involve misrepresenting yourself to your friends in all manner of different ways. When is it okay to lie to people you care about, and when is it crossing over the line?

    Co-hosts: Steve Tassie, Holly Wyder

    Games mentioned: Secret Hitler, Panic Station, Good Cop Bad Cop, Bang! The Dice Game, Poker, Cockroach Poker, Diplomacy, Balderdash, Dead Last, Dixit, Risk, Battlestar Galactica, Shadows Over Camelot, Dead of Winter, Skull, The Resistance: Avalon

    Season 4
    Published: December 6th, 2016 Length: 00:19:21