The SnakesCast

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

  • It's Complicated

    When is a complicated game worth the trouble?

    For many people who are new to tabletop games, complexity is something to be feared. There can be a lot of perfectly good reasons to shy away from complicated games, but what do you miss out on if you never give them a try? In this episode, we talk about what it's like to play a complicated game, and why sometimes it can be well worth the effort.

    Co-hosts: Steve Tassie, Sean Jacquemain
    Games Mentioned: CO2, Le Havre, Puerto Rico, Firefly: The Game, Chess, 7 Wonders, World in Flames, Advanced Squad Leader, Tales of the Arabian Nights

    Season 1
    Published: September 24th, 2013 Length: 00:17:23
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