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Episode 118 - Vinhos, Hanamikoji, Ankh: Gods of Egypt
On this episode Steve, Jules and Mitch discuss their Top 5 Games that are outside the BGG Top 1000. What unsung heroes do you have in your collection that you think should be ranked higher in the pantheon of games? Do you have any cross-over with the BGBBQ Team?
In Sizzling Games, Mitch introduced his family to the wonderful Vinhos from Vital Lacerda. Steve discovered the wonders of the small-box game, Hanamikoji. Lastly, Jules has been gushing over his back-breaking delivery of Ankh this week and so he finally gets to tell us all about it!
In the Bracket Battle 2.0 we review last week's battle, Marvel Champions vs Pipeline, before we set-up this week's battle: Too Many Bones vs Dwellings of Eldervale.
Finally in Swear An Oath, Steve played some more Hadrian's Wall and Fleet: The Dice Game, Jules found his happy place with Ankh, Mitch is looking forward to his first Family Game Night this week. New Oaths are Circadians: First Light (Steve), Living Planet (Jules), and to win a mission of D-Day Dice (Mitch).
Sizzling Games: Vinhos (02:35), Hanamikoji (13:10), Ankh (19:10) Topic of the Pod: Top 5 Games outside the BGG Top 1000 (37:10) Board Game Bracket Battle 2.0: (01:10:37) Swear An Oath: (01:28:45)
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Has this episode left you with a thirst for more? Here are all of the games that we discussed:
Vinhos: Deluxe Edition (2016) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/175640/vinhos-deluxe-edition
Hanamikoji (2013) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/158600/hanamikoji
Ankh: Gods of Egypt (2021) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/285967/ankh-gods-egypt
Black Sonata (2017) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/231218/black-sonata
Robin Hood and the Merry Men (2018) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/232666/robin-hood-and-merry-men
Don't Get Got (2018) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/262547/dont-get-got
On Tour (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/251412/tour
Rival Restaurants (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/262114/rival-restaurants
Lords of Scotland (2010) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/67888/lords-scotland
Entropy (2015) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/171339/entropy
Harry Potter: Defense Against The Dark Arts (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/254192/harry-potter-hogwarts-battle-defence-against-dark
Coloma (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/264982/coloma
The Court of Miracles (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/270956/court-miracles
A War of Whispers (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/253499/war-whispers
Maquis (2013) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/148729/maquis
Silk (2018) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/255037/silk
Castell (2018) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/238638/castell
Nyet! (1997) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/1107/nyet
Oriflamme (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/287084/oriflamme
Ride the Rails (2020) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/297486/ride-rails
Montana (2017) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/233955/montana
Outlaws: Last Man Standing (2018) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/204504/outlaws-last-man-standing
Marvel Champions: The Card Games (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/285774/marvel-champions-card-game
Pipeline (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/256730/pipeline
Too Many Bones (2017) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/192135/too-many-bones
Dwellings of Eldervale (2020) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/271055/dwellings-eldervale
Hadrian's Wall (2021) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/304783/hadrians-wall
Fleet: The Dice Game (2018) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/245961/fleet-dice-game
Living Planet (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/236301/living-planet
D-Day Dice (2012) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/101785/d-day-dice
Circadians: First Light (2019) https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/264052/circadians-first-light
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