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A podcast about board games, the community, and all the lovely lovely bits. Join Shaun and Michelle as they discuss all sorts of things in the board game world, spotlight parts of the wonderful board game community, and marvel over the best components hobby boardgamdom has to offer!

Tweet us @allthebitspod

Email us at allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

All The Bits Board Game Podcast Shaun Pearson & Michelle Compton

    • Leisure
    • 3.8 • 6 Ratings

A podcast about board games, the community, and all the lovely lovely bits. Join Shaun and Michelle as they discuss all sorts of things in the board game world, spotlight parts of the wonderful board game community, and marvel over the best components hobby boardgamdom has to offer!

Tweet us @allthebitspod

Email us at allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

    Our Top 5 Small Box Card Games (featuring Mandala Stones, Overboss: A boss monster adventure, The Initiative, Disney's Haunted Mansion, and much more)

    Our Top 5 Small Box Card Games (featuring Mandala Stones, Overboss: A boss monster adventure, The Initiative, Disney's Haunted Mansion, and much more)

    Welcome to Episode 78 of All The Bits wherein Shaun and Michelle build Mandala Stones, fight the Overboss: A Boss Monster Adventure, figure out if they have The Initiative, and get spooked in Disney's Haunted Mansion. In this week's Hot Topic, the duo look at their top 5 favorite small box card games. In the Shipping Out bit, they discuss which games have recently left their collections. All this, and all of our usual antics of asking pointless questions, guessing games, and drooling over bits.

    A big thank you to our show sponsor, Board Game Bliss (www.boardgamebliss.com). A store where you can find an amazing selection of games from around the world! Bringing joy to you and your love ones!

    We are a proud member of the Dice Tower Network.

    Like us and follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/allthebitspod/

    Tweet us: @allthebitspod

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    Email us: allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

    Leave us an itunes review: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-the-bits-board-game-podcast/id1254767438?mt=2

    *Some of the games featured in this episode where provided by publishes for the purposes of a non-biased review

    Time Stamps!

    3:15 - Preorders for our new All The Bits t-shirts are live! https://www.meeplescrossing.com/products/all-the-bits-official-t-shirt

    4:35 - Ask Me Anything Bit

    13:25 - Guess The Game Bit

    22:00 - PEW PEW PEW (rapid fire plays!)

    69:00 Hot Topic bit: Our top 5 small box card games

    92:00 - Shipping Out bit

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Super Duper Games (Featuring Marvel United, Almanac: the Dragon Road, Block Ness, Mercado de Lisboa, t-shirts, and much more!)

    Super Duper Games (Featuring Marvel United, Almanac: the Dragon Road, Block Ness, Mercado de Lisboa, t-shirts, and much more!)

    Welcome to Episode 77 of All The Bits wherein Shaun and Michelle save the day in Marvel United, journey down Almanac: Dragon Road, see Block Ness, and visit Mercado de Lisboa. The BGG Thread Spotlight looks at How many unplayed games are in your collection. Oye vay! In the Next Up bit, the duo look at My Father's Work and Witchstone. All this, and all of our usual antics of asking pointless questions, guessing games, and drooling over bits.

    A big thank you to our show sponsor, Board Game Bliss (www.boardgamebliss.com). A store where you can find an amazing selection of games from around the world! Bringing joy to you and your love ones!

    We are a proud member of the Dice Tower Network.

    Like us and follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/allthebitspod/

    Tweet us: @allthebitspod

    Follow us on Instagram: @allthebitspod

    Email us: allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

    Leave us an itunes review: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-the-bits-board-game-podcast/id1254767438?mt=2

    *Some of the games featured in this episode where provided by publishes for the purposes of a non-biased review

    Time Stamps!

    1:10 - Preorders for our new All The Bits t-shirts are live! https://www.meeplescrossing.com/products/all-the-bits-official-t-shirt

    4:20 - Ask Me Anything Bit

    9:29 - Guess The Game Bit

    18:15 - PEW PEW PEW (rapid fire plays!)

    66:00 BGG Thread Spotlight - https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1645366/how-many-unplayed-games-are-your-collection

    82:00 - Next Up bit

    • 1 hr 31 min
    A spark for you, and a spark for you, and a spark for you (Featuring Lost Ruins of Arnak, MicoMacro Crime City, The Quest Kids, Maglev Metro, etc.)

    A spark for you, and a spark for you, and a spark for you (Featuring Lost Ruins of Arnak, MicoMacro Crime City, The Quest Kids, Maglev Metro, etc.)

    Welcome to Episode 76 of All The Bits wherein Shaun and Michelle travel to the Lost Ruins of Arnak, investiage MicroMacro: Crime City, adventure with The Quest Kids, and ride the Maglev Metro. The BGG Thread Spotlight takes a deep turn in "Modern Boardgame Expectations". Finally, we look at Marvel-United: X-men and Almanac: Dragon Road in the Next Up bit. All this, and all of our usual antics of asking pointless questions, guessing games, and drooling over bits.

    A big thank you to our show sponsor, Board Game Bliss (www.boardgamebliss.com). A store where you can find an amazing selection of games from around the world! Bringing joy to you and your love ones!

    We are a proud member of the Dice Tower Network.

    Like us and follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/allthebitspod/

    Tweet us: @allthebitspod

    Follow us on Instagram: @allthebitspod

    Email us: allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

    Leave us an itunes review: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-the-bits-board-game-podcast/id1254767438?mt=2

    *Some of the games featured in this episode where provided by publishes for the purposes of a non-biased review

    Time Stamps!

    2:20 - Ask Me Anything Bit

    7:10 - Guess The Game Bit

    14:38 - PEW PEW PEW (rapid fire plays!)

    62:00 BGG Thread Spotlight - https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/2629157/modern-board-game-expectations

    87:00 - Next Up bit

    • 1 hr 34 min
    A Huge Announcement! (Featuring Faiyum, Under Falling Skies, Cloud Age, Magical Kitties Save the Day, and much more!)

    A Huge Announcement! (Featuring Faiyum, Under Falling Skies, Cloud Age, Magical Kitties Save the Day, and much more!)

    Welcome to Episode 75 of All The Bits wherein Shaun and Michelle visit Faiyum, fight aliens in Under Falling Skies, get high with Cloud Age, and become Magic Kittens (who) Save the Day! The BGG Thread Spotlight is a biggy as we look at What Makes Tabletop Gaming Special. All this, and all of our usual antics of asking pointless questions, guessing games, and drooling over bits. Oh yeah, did we mention our huge MERCH announcement?!?!?

    A big thank you to our show sponsor, Board Game Bliss (www.boardgamebliss.com). A store where you can find an amazing selection of games from around the world! Bringing joy to you and your love ones!

    We are a proud member of the Dice Tower Network.

    Like us and follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/allthebitspod/

    Tweet us: @allthebitspod

    Follow us on Instagram: @allthebitspod

    Email us: allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

    Leave us an itunes review: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-the-bits-board-game-podcast/id1254767438?mt=2

    *Some of the games featured in this episode where provided by publishes for the purposes of a non-biased review

    Time Stamps!

    1:54 - Our big announcement and partnership with Meeples Crossing.
    https://www.meeplescrossing.com/

    7:51 - Ask Me Anything Bit

    15:22 - Guess The Game Bit

    24:00 - PEW PEW PEW bit featuring Faiyum, Under Falling Skies, Cloud Age, Magical Kittens Save the Day

    67:00 BGG Thread Spotlight - https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/2611855/what-makes-table-top-games-special

    • 1 hr 23 min
    Episode 74 - Top 10 Games We Love That Don't Get Enough Love (Featuring Dune: Imperium, Sagani, Hallertau, Nintendo Switch Games and much more!)

    Episode 74 - Top 10 Games We Love That Don't Get Enough Love (Featuring Dune: Imperium, Sagani, Hallertau, Nintendo Switch Games and much more!)

    Welcome to Episode 74 of All The Bits wherein Shaun & Michelle spice it up in Dune: Imperium, enjoy a brew in Hallertau, get harmony in Sagani, and go digital with some Nintendo Switch board (adjecent) games. From there, it is time for a Hot Topic discussing their top 10 games they love that don't get enough love!
    All this and all the usually wacky antics of asking pointless questions, guessing games, and drooling over bits!

    A big thank you to our show sponsor, Board Game Bliss (www.boardgamebliss.com). A store where you can find an amazing selection of games from around the world! Bringing joy to you and your love ones!

    We are a proud member of the Dice Tower Network.

    Like us and follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/allthebitspod/

    Tweet us: @allthebitspod

    Follow us on Instagram: @allthebitspod

    Email us: allthebitspodcast@gmail.com

    Leave us an itunes review: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-the-bits-board-game-podcast/id1254767438?mt=2

    *Some of the games featured in this episode where provided by publishes for the purposes of a non-biased review

    • 1 hr 59 min
    Episode 73 - Happy Felduary! (Featuring Castles of Tuscany, Bonfire, Kingswood, Jurassic Parts, and much more!)

    Episode 73 - Happy Felduary! (Featuring Castles of Tuscany, Bonfire, Kingswood, Jurassic Parts, and much more!)

    Welcome to Episode 73 of All The Bits wherein Shaun & Michelle celebrate Felduary with a trip to the Castles of Tuscany, stare at a Bonfire, fight through Kingswood and dig for Jurassic Parts. In a very funny BGG Thread Spotlight, the duo look at the thread “Only in boardgame land would you find…”. All this and all the usually wacky antics of asking pointless questions, guessing games, and drooling over bits!

    **A big thank you to our show sponsor, Board Game Bliss (www.boardgamebliss.com). A store where you can find an amazing selection of games from around the world! Bringing joy to you and your love ones!
    We are a proud member of the Dice Tower Network.**
    Like us and follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/allthebitspod/ Tweet us: @allthebitspod Follow us on Instagram: @allthebitspod Email us: allthebitspodcast@gmail.com
    Leave us an itunes review: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/all-the-bits-board-game-podcast/id1254767438?mt=2

    *Some of the games featured in this episode where provided by publishes for the purposes of a non-biased review

    Times Stamps:

    4:03 – Ask Me Anything Bit

    9:30 – Guess The Game Bit

    18:00 – Pew Pew Pew (aka what we have been playing bit)
    - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/300327/castles-tuscany
    - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/253368/kingswood
    - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/304420/bonfire
    - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/259857/jurassic-parts

    62:00 – BGG Thread Spotlight Bit - https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/2558048/only-board-game-land-would-you-find

    • 1 hr 10 min

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