The SnakesCast

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

  • Dungeon Crawlers

    The boardgame cousins of Dungeons and Dragons

    Board games are more accepted now than they have been in decades, but there's still a distinct stigma when it comes to certain kinds of games. And no game genre is more stigmatized than the dungeon crawler. These are games where the players take on the role of brave adventurers exploring dungeons, seeking treasure and battling monsters. Still, no amount of social disapproval can hide the simple fact that these games are tremendous fun. What goes on in a dungeon crawler, and what makes it so enjoyable?

    Co-hosts: Steve Tassie, Sean Jacquemain
    Games mentioned: Dungeons and Dragons, Hero Quest, Mutant Chronicles: Siege of the Citadel, Warhammer 40000, Space Hulk, Zombies!!!, Munchkin, Castle Ravenloft, Mansions of Madness, Arkham Horror, Last Night On Earth, Claustrophobia, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Dungeon Roll, Dungeon Twister

    Season 1
    Published: September 10th, 2013 Length: 00:15:27