119 Loot N Shoot, Smash City, Metal Dawn [Featuring Steve Avery]

119 Loot N Shoot, Smash City, Metal Dawn [Featuring Steve Avery]

Is there a place for games with guns in lieu of all the recent acts of violence in America? Can a designer modify a game they sold to sell it to another publisher? The affable and hilarious Steve Avery joins Alan to discuss these important topics within our gaming industry.

118 Monster Seeking Monster, Ascension, Renegade Games [Featuring Stephanie Straw]

118 Monster Seeking Monster, Ascension, Renegade Games [Featuring Stephanie Straw]

It's the Valentine's episode!!! Stephanie Straw joins Alan for the annual episode dedicated to love, dating, and (of course)games. Three knaves send in their Valentine stories in hopes to be knighted. Asmodee acquires Mayfair Games. Expect love, drama, and lot's of inappropriate references.

117 Get Adler, Guess Who, Barnes and Noble Distribution [featuring Randall Thompson]

117 Get Adler, Guess Who, Barnes and Noble Distribution [featuring Randall Thompson]

What are some secrets to getting your game into big name stores? Randall Thompson of Caper Games, designer of "Get Adler" reveals his secrets, how he got his game into Barnes and Noble, his struggles with disability, his worldly travels, a mysterious accent, and even a love affair. Stories and drama await!

Music Attribution:
Dub Pirate Boat by Mildtape
Camille Saint-Saense: Danse Macabre by Kevin MacLeod

116 Patreon, JackBox Party Pack 4, Don't Wake Daddy

116 Patreon, JackBox Party Pack 4, Don't Wake Daddy

Should we offer bonus merch and content to subscribers? Sean and Alan discuss whether or not to offer Patreon subscriptions. T-shirts? Custom characters? What else? Also, Captain Chestbeard takes a knave captive, so we knight him.

Music Attribution:
Chip Step by Shane Ivers
Royal Entrance by Visager

115 Countdown: Action Edition, Mafia de Cuba, Shut the Box [Featuring Lindsey Rode]

115 Countdown: Action Edition, Mafia de Cuba, Shut the Box [Featuring Lindsey Rode]

What is it like having your first game hit Kickstarter? Lindsey Rode talks to Alan about her first baby, a game called Countdown: Action Edition. They also discuss Lindsey's lies, poor dental hygiene, and the originality of the name of her new game. Insults are thrown, friendships are strengthened.

114 Girls' Game Shelf, Black Hole Council, Codenames [Featuring Christina Aimerito]

114 Girls' Game Shelf, Black Hole Council, Codenames [Featuring Christina Aimerito]

Do women deserve their own board game show? Do men? Is there such a thing as journalistic integrity? Christina Aimerito of Girls' Game Shelf joins the show to discuss her experiences entering the gaming industry with a "Women Only Show." Mostly, Alan and Christina just hang out and talk about their favorite stuff.