The SnakesCast

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

  • Games Inspired by Chess, Part 1 - Chess, it's appeal, and why it is great to riff off

    The chequered board comes to the fore this week as we discuss games that riff off ideas from Chess. Today, we talk about Chess, and what makes it a game that is good to take ideas from.

    The chequered board comes to the fore this week as we discuss games that riff off ideas arising from mechanisms or aesthetics used in Chess. Today, Monday March 5th 2018, we give a rough overview of Chess, and talk about what makes it a game that offers lots of ideas that can be taken and used in other games.

    Games discussed: Chess; Magic: The Gathering; Onitama; Kamisado

    Season 6
    Published: March 5th, 2018 Length: 00:08:25
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