Draft Mechanic Episode #77: Vinhos High Gravity review & on tap; Coldwater Crown: The Sea; Carcassonne: Over Hill & Dale; Alhambra; Cleopatra & the Society of Architects
Hello again! Today, we return to the heavier side of gaming today with Vinhos in our featured High Gravity review segment, and give the game of strategic winemaking our On Tap treatment. We take a look at the upcoming The Sea expansion for Bellwether Games’ Coldwater Crown, discuss recent plays of another Carcassonne spinoff (Over Hill and Dale) and classic titles Alhambra and Cleopatra. Danielle’s beer primer segment is all about hefeweizens today, and in the Final Round we talk about when it’s ok to help other players choose their moves. Enjoy!
01:00 Show Intro, News & Updates
04:26 News: Origins awards
08:00 Kickstarter Updates
11:46 Kickstarter: Creatures & Cupcakes
13:30 Kickstarter: Fantastic Factories
15:19 Kickstarter: Coldwater Crown “The Sea” expansion!
19:15 Recent Plays: Carcassonne Over Hill and Dale
28:57 Recent Plays: Alhambra
34:57 Recent Plays: Cleopatra and the Society of Architects
44:38 Grey Fox Games Sponsorship Spot
45:48 High Gravity Review: Vinhos
46:42 Vinhos Gameplay Overview
51:41 Vinhos Discussion
92:32 Vinhos Final Thoughts
94:39 On Tap: Vinhos
98:39 The Beer Primer: Hefeweizen
108:46 Final Round: Helping Other Players
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Thanks for listening! Please game responsibly and we’ll see you back here again soon for another round!