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The worlds most aviary focused board game podcast. Indigenous to the eastern shore of the United States, the horned Quackalope can be spotted where board games are played. The ill-suited ornithologists, Jesse Anderson and Jan Bigas, discuss board games on a weekly basis in an effort to catch the elusive bird. Through long winded conversations on mechanics, context, theme and game design, the hosts strive to discover the reason of the Quackalope's fascination with the hobby. Join us at the table and don't forget your binoculars.

The Quackalope Podcast - Board Game‪s‬ Quackalope

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The worlds most aviary focused board game podcast. Indigenous to the eastern shore of the United States, the horned Quackalope can be spotted where board games are played. The ill-suited ornithologists, Jesse Anderson and Jan Bigas, discuss board games on a weekly basis in an effort to catch the elusive bird. Through long winded conversations on mechanics, context, theme and game design, the hosts strive to discover the reason of the Quackalope's fascination with the hobby. Join us at the table and don't forget your binoculars.

    PIO #35 - Played It Once - Empyreal: Spells & Steam

    PIO #35 - Played It Once - Empyreal: Spells & Steam

    Today we discuss Empyreal: Spells & Steam, designed by Trey Chambers and published by Level 99 Games! In Empyreal: Spells & Steam, players act as necromancers in an industrial age, using their skill and savvy to construct rails and connect a...

    • 27 min
    TWQ #37 - The Weekly Quack - Hippocratic Scum

    TWQ #37 - The Weekly Quack - Hippocratic Scum

    * Please follow the link to fill out our poll. *Sour wine, sneaky rats, and publishers making great games (who knew?)! Today in Shelf or Sell, Alex finally breaks out Valor & Villainy, Jesse gets a taste of the Tuscany expansion for Viticulture, and...

    • 1 hr 9 min
    A Conversation With: Triton Noir

    A Conversation With: Triton Noir

    Jan invites Thibaud de la Touanne and Fabrice Lamidey from Triton Noir to sit down and have a conversation!  In this session we talked about Triton Noir's origin, their progress so far, and the influence the video game industry has had on the studio. We...

    • 1 hr 15 min
    TWQ #36 - The Weekly Quack - Going (V) Commando

    TWQ #36 - The Weekly Quack - Going (V) Commando

    * Please follow the link to fill out our poll. *Miniatures, migrations, and beers (bears?), oh my! Today in Shelf or Sell, Alex teases Jan with After the Empire, Jan bustles through mayhem with Factory Funner, and Jesse loves not having to learn games...

    • 54 min
    PIO #34 - Played It Once - Air, Land, & Sea

    PIO #34 - Played It Once - Air, Land, & Sea

    Today we discuss Air, Land, & Sea by Arcane Wonders designed by Jon Perry! In Air, Land, & Sea, two players participate in a series of Battles, with the objective to control two of the three Theaters of war. At the start of each battle, you will...

    • 24 min
    TWQ #35 - The Weekly Quack - How Krummy

    TWQ #35 - The Weekly Quack - How Krummy

    * Please follow the link to fill out our poll. *Quidditch, time travel , and canals! Today in Shelf or Sell Jesse sends his opinion to the past with Anachrony, Alex builds temples with Cuzco, and Jan travels to Brass: Birmingham! Afterwards on the...

    • 1 hr 1 min

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Zach D 15 ,

Fun and Quirky Converstion between Friends

Great conversation between friends with a fowl fact thrown in for obvious reasons. Alex has been a wonderful collaboration partner. Keep spreading the fantastic gaming knowledge.

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