The Spiel

The Spiel is a show about games and the people who love them. Each episode, we review and discuss a new board game or card game. Each game reviewed receives a Major Fun or Spiel of Approval award, our badge of quality. Older episodes (220 and earlier) feature a variety show format with game reviews and interviews. We here at The Spiel know fun. The Spiel and its media network are part of The Spiel Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to making the world a more playful place. We believe play is a powerful positive force in the world. Our goal with the show is open a door to the wider world of games to as many people as we can. Have a listen. I hope you'll be inspired to find a friend and play!

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Episode #352 - Wonder Woman: Challenge of the Amazons


A review of Wonder Woman: Challenge of the Amazons written by Stephen Conway.


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 2020-06-10  n/a
 
 

Episode #351 - Across the United States


Can you build a transportation empire by investing in railroad companies, delivering goods and passengers, and picking up gold along the way? In a train game world full of slow freights, Across the United States delivers balanced fun at blistering speed.


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 2020-05-29  57m
 
 

Episode #350 - Walking in Provence


Walking in Provence is a card-driven map building game. Over ten turns you will create a mini-map and move your photographers to open meadows hoping to create the right mix of flowers and features for the perfect shot.


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 2020-05-19  1h20m
 
 

Episode #349 - Dragonrealm


A review of Dragonrealm written by Doug Richardson.


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 2020-05-12  n/a
 
 

Episode #348 - Pictures


A review of Pictures written by Stephen Conway.


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 2020-04-29  n/a
 
 

Episode #347 - Wordsmith


A review of Wordsmith written by Stephen Conway.


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 2020-04-24  n/a
 
 

Episode #346 - Planet


Planet is a 3-D magnetic tile laying game. Build new ecosystems to attract more animals to fill your world. This variety episode features an expanded Meal segment as well.


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 2020-04-06  1h57m
 
 

Episode #345 - Point Salad


A review of Point Salad written by Doug Richardson.


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 2020-03-30  n/a
 
 

Episode #344 - Hadara


In Hadara, you take on an ancient challenge: build a civilization from the ground up. Can you recruit talented people, encourage technology, explore other lands, and inspire great works of art, all to promote your civilization ahead of the rest?


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 2020-03-16  27m
 
 

Episode #343 - Medium


How psychic are you? Medium will put you to the test. Your goal is to create a telepathic bond, a Vulcan mind meld with your partners in the game. From two words selected, can we come up with a word that connects them on the count of 3-2-1.


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 2020-03-02  33m