Category Archives: Podcast

In the Married with Board Games Podcast, we talk about board and card games with a critical eye on how they work for couples. But this show isn’t just for couples!


Everyone will find something they like here! Segments you can expect to hear are Reviews, Board Game Trailers, Rule Book Mad Libs, Game Night Grub, and Top 5 Lists.

Episode #30 – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

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It’s the time of year for gift giving, and Spencer and Lara have some recommendations for which board games to give to people on your list! We break down our list by category, so we’ve got you covered! Reviews on this episode include Fog of Love by Hush Hush Projects… Read more »

Episode #28 – Top 5 Gateway Games with Mike Young

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Spencer and Lara review the newest game from Plan B Games, Azul. Azul is a beautiful tile laying game in which players take turns drafting colored tiles and then score points based on how they’ve placed their tiles to decorate the palace. Haspelknecht is also discussed. In that game from Capstone Games, the players take… Read more »

Episode #27 – Top 5 Spooky Games

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In this episode, we begin with some reviews! First we talk about the latest game from Jolly Roger Games, Iron Curtain. Then we discuss the incredibly-hyped Terraforming Mars from Stronghold Games. Finally, we give our thoughts on Roll Player, a game about character creation from Thunderworks Games. For the main… Read more »

Episode #25 – Changing Tastes in Gaming

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Episode 25 includes reviews of Seikatsu from IDW Games, Zoo Ball from Osprey Games, and Flash Point: Fire Rescue from Indie Boards and Cards. Our latest Board Game Trailer segment explores a heart wrenching betrayal at a creepy house on a hill. And then we have a discussion about how… Read more »

Episode #23 – Top 5 Social Deduction Games with Brian Henk

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On episode 23 of the Married with Board Games Podcast, we have reviews of Sagrada from Floodgate Games, Lovecraft Letter from AEG, and Viral from Arcane Wonders. Lara brings us a spicy Game Night Grub recipe called Cheesy Bacon Jalapeno Corn Dip. And then Brian Henk of Overworld Games joins… Read more »

Bonus Episode #1 – Keith Baker and Jenn Ellis of Twogether Studios

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In our first BONUS episode, we chat with Keith Baker and Jenn Ellis, owners of Twogether Studios. Keith and Jenn are a married couple who run a board game company together. We chat with them about what that’s like and their current game on Kickstarter, Action Cats! We also discuss… Read more »

Episode #22 – Top Five Games Played at Dice Tower Con 2017

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In episode 22, we’re back from Dice Tower Con! We kick things off with reviews of Purrrlock Holmes: Furriarty’s Trail from IDW Games, Kerala from Thames and Kosmos, and The Lost Expedition from Osprey Games. Spencer brings a quirky new Rule Book Mad Libs Segment featuring Potion Explosion. And then we… Read more »

Episode #21 – Top 5 games to play 2 player

On episode 21 of The Married with Board Games Podcast, we review three games: Four, Concept, and Kanagawa. Lara brings us Tomato Basil Mozzarella Toasts from in her latest Game Night Grub Segment. We also list our top 5 favorite games to play 2 player. Game Night Grub Recipe:… Read more »