The SnakesCast

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

  • Fear in games, Part 1 - How do games try to create fear?

    The fear takes hold this week, as Halloween is upon us. What better week to discuss fear in board games? We begin by asking how games try to create fear, and discuss some examples.

    Keep the lights on and the curtains closed as the fear takes hold this week. It's Halloween - so what better week to discuss fear in board games? Today, Monday October 30th 2017, we begin by asking how different games attempt to create a sense of fear through theme or mechanisms.

    Games discussed: Pie Face; Poison; Jenga; Dread; Atmosfear; The Others: 7 Sins

    Season 5
    Published: October 30th, 2017 Length: 00:09:38