Sat, 5 May 2018
Writer, game designer, and podcaster Alex Roberts is on the podcast this month to discuss her new game Star Crossed, on Kickstarter through May 10. We also talk about player safety while role playing, bringing more romance and intimacy to tabletop games, and Jenga!
Back Star Crossed on Kickstarter here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bullypulpitgames/star-crossed-the-two-player-game-of-forbidden-love
Follow Alex Roberts @muscularpikachu
Follow Brenna at @brennanoonan
Follow the podcast at @boardgamepod
Sat, 7 April 2018
Brenna sits down with Dan Yarrington to discuss GAMA, MAP, Kickstarter exclusives, and counterfeiting. Is the board game industry really in a bubble? How has Kickstarter changed buying habits? Are board games becoming a more finite experience? How can publishers protect the value of their products?
Also, our Flying Meeple Kickstarter is live! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/flyingmeeple/flying-meeple-2018-releases-dig-dog-dig-and-roll-a
Fri, 9 March 2018
Brenna is joined by James Wilson, the designer of Everdell. We discuss Kickstarter success as a first-time game designer, navigating the publishing process, and what's next for Everdell. Everdell is currently available for pre-order.
Sun, 10 December 2017
Designer Chris Taylor and developer Alan Emrich of Victory Point Games join Brenna to talk about the new Kickstarter for the first expansion pack for Nemo's War, as well as a reprint for the base game. They also talk about bringing a solitaire game to market, interpreting the source material, and what's next for Nemo's War. Back the Kickstarter here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/567823005/nemos-war-nautilus-upgrades-expansion-reprint
Full disclosure: Tabletop Tycoon is now a co-publisher of Nemo's War.
Fri, 10 November 2017
Brenna is joined by shipping spcialist Erin Granbery of Ship Naked as well as Dan Yarrington to discuss Essen Spiel '17. We review the international inspection issues that caused trouble for so many exhibitors this year, and Erin tells you everything you need to know customs clearance, ocean vs. air freight, and how to get your games to a convention on time.
Fri, 20 October 2017
Dan Yarrington comes on the show to discuss Gen Con 50, new projects, and we introduce a new format for the show. We also name the winner of the last giveaway and announce a new contest.
Mon, 31 August 2015
Welcome to the first episode of our brand new show from Game Salute, The Life and Times of a Board Game! Presented by Chief Creative Officer Dann May and Support Officer Michael Fox, the podcast gives you - our beloved gamer - an indepth insight into what's happening with some of our new releases as well as stuff that's coming down the pipeline. This first episode sees the guys discuss the soon-to-be released Poseidon's Kingdom, as well as an exclusive look at what we hope to be the follow-up to Alien Frontiers - currently referred to as Codename: Horizons.
We're also giving away a copy of Poseidon's Kingdom! Listen in for details about how to win, and remember you can contact us either on Twitter (@GameSalute) or via email: Michael@GameSalute.com / Dann@GameSalute.com
Thanks for listening!
Mon, 26 May 2014
Hello folks! Michael Fox and Dan Yarrington return with another episode of your favourite show from Game Salute! As always, we cover all manner of topics in twenty-one minutes or less, and this time it's all about...
- Michael's Medical Update (He's still broken)
- The joys of Madison, WI
- Currently on Kickstarter: Nothing Personal Expansions are racing through the stretch goals!
- Launching soon from Backspindle Games: Luchador! Mexican Wrestling Dice - 2nd Edition!
- Dan's adventures at ACD, the greatest distributors in the USA!
- In Stores This Week: New Blackwater Gulch miniatures!
- Upcoming Releases: Frontier Skies hitting shelves soon!
- Upcoming Releases: Seven Swords from Gen-X Games!
- The ACD Game Night and Nerf Gun Mayhem!
- Next Weekend: UK Games Expo in Brimingham! Come see us and meet Michael!
- GameStoreLocator.com shout outs!
Thanks for listening as always, and we'll be back again next week!
Mon, 19 May 2014
The Boys Are Back In Town with another episode of your favourite show from your favourite games company. It's been a busy week with lots of stuff coming in and going out, but there's always time for 21 Game Salute! This time around...
- A very curious introduction with nude podcasting
- Nothing Personal Expansions is trucking along; we're At The Movies!
- Epic Death is now shipping (and we're sorting out the dice)
- Shipping Soon: A Duel Betwixt Us! (Hoorah!)
- Discworld goodness coming to GS: Guards! Guards! reprint on the way
- Hero Brigade is In Stores Now! Save the city (or destroy it!)
- NEWS: Cryptozoic getting sued by Wizards of the Coast
- NEWS: Pandemic Legacy in the works? (Short answer: Apparently so!)
- What would YOU (well, WE) give the Legacy treatment to?
- GameStoreLocator.com Shout Outs (now with lettuce)!
Thanks for listening as always. We've got a loyal following out there and we're so grateful to each and every one of you! Give us a review on iTunes or drop us an email on 21@GameSalute.com, and we'll see you again soon!
Mon, 10 March 2014
Dan Yarrington and Michael Fox return with another podcast live from the intercontinental offices of Game Salute! Running a little longer than normal this week as there's a lot to discuss, including:
- House of Cards, US vs UK versions!
- Currently on Kickstarter: Dungeon Scroll!
- Currently on Kickstarter: Tiger Stripes!
- Upcoming this week: Area 1851! It's Cowboys and Aliens and Gadgets galore!
- Now Shipping: Alien Frontiers and Gaslight Empire Ruse! In stores shortly!
- An indepth discussion about The Life and Times of a Boardgame!
- Game Store Locator Shout Outs!