The SpielAuthor: Stephen Conway & David Coleson
24 Mar 2017

The Spiel

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A show about games and the people who love them

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    Episode #256 - Tak is Major Fun

    Tak comes to us from writer Patrick Rothfuss and designer James Ernest. Tak is universal, simple, elegant and accessible. A game that you can play anywhere, with anyone. A game that is beautiful because HOW you play matters as much as winning or losing.

  • Posted on 13 Mar 2017

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    Episode #255 - The Spiel on Holmes: Sherlock and Mycroft

    1885. A bomb explodes in Parliament. Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes have 7 days to build a case to prove the innocence or guilt of a young man. Collect sets of evidence by selecting actions on character cards from Doyle's novels. May the best detective win!

  • Posted on 01 Mar 2017

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    Episode #254 - Imagine is Major Fun

    A review of Imagine written by Stephen Conway. Imagine is a party game where players use the language of symbols to communicate. Here's the twist. You can layer the transparent cards to create complex images or animate the cards to create a small story.

  • Posted on 24 Feb 2017

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    Episode #253 - Game of Trains is Major Fun

    Game of Trains is a fast fun card game. Your futuristic train can't leave the station until all the cars are arranged from low to high. The artwork includes tons of nerdy references but the game itself is easy enough for your grandma to play and enjoy.

  • Posted on 13 Feb 2017

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    Episode #252 - The Spiel on Hanamikoji

    Hanamikoji is a brilliant 2 player card game. You are restaurateur, trying to hire talented geishas. The beauty of the game is its simplicity. Four simple actions combine in various ways to create surprising, challenging and fun decisions on every turn.

  • Posted on 06 Feb 2017

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