First Turn Tabletop

First Turn Tabletop Thoughts: Where three friends play board games for the first time and discuss our immediate reactions. It’s like book club … but for board games!

May 26th, 2020    

Ep 40: Consider it a gift from the family …

This week we take over the heads of houses in the Portuguese city of Coimbra and vie for influence!  This game was designed by Flaminia Brasini and Virginio Gigli.  It waas published by Eggertspiele.

Post your comments to Twitter/Instagram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

May 12th, 2020    

Ep 38: Insert Innovative Name Here

I know! I know! That's the most smartest title you ever did saw!  We try our first Carl Chudyk game: Innovation, published by Asmadi Games!

Post your comments to Twitter/Instagram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

March 10th, 2020    

Ep 29: Nothing Less Than Victory

Eric and Kiwi come together to play Undaunted: Normandy, the WW2 themed deck builder from Osprey Games!

Post your comments to Twitter/Instragram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

February 25th, 2020    

Ep 27: Yo Ho! A Pirate’s Life For Me!

The hosts bring out and play Extraordinary Adventures: Pirates! by Don Beyer and Glenn Drover from Forbidden Games. Join us to find learn our thoughts on the game and who becomes the Pirate King!

Post your comments to Twitter/Instragram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

February 18th, 2020    

Ep 26: Settling for an Empire

In this episode, the hosts bring Imperial Settlers by Ignacy Trzewiczek from Portal Games.  See who's empire reigns supreme! 

Post your comments to Twitter/Instragram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

February 11th, 2020    

Ep 25: Shiver me Timbers!

Arrrrrr hosts square off in Libertalia by Paolo Mori and published by Asmodee.  See who retires in riches and who ends up in Davy Jones' locker.  Post your comments to Twitter/Instragram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

February 4th, 2020    

Ep 24: An Island without The Rock

Our trio plays our second game from The Doctor, Reiner Knizia: Blue Lagoon, published by Blue Orange game.  Another disclosure: Dwayne Johnson does not guest star in this episode.  Post your comments to Twitter/Instragram @FirstTurnCast or email us at firstturntabletop@gmail.com.  Please remember to rate, review, and subscribe!  Until next week, play more games!

December 31st, 2019    

Ep 19: The Trail to Redemption

We interrupt our regular show to bring you this redemption episode.  Our trio looks back at a game they (well at least two of them) played almost a year and a half ago to see if their initial thoughts remain the same.  Take a listen as they take their herds up to Kansas City and beyond in Great Western Trail!

October 22nd, 2019    

Ep 14: Trees for Sale

We cover some lighter games this episode as we look at trees in Arboretum and then delve into real estate in For Sale.  Join us!

August 27th, 2019    

Ep 10: GenCon and Tribulations, Part 2

Our intrepid trio is reformed!  We discuss our experiences on Day 3 and 4 (Saturday and Sunday) in Indianapolis and close out this year's GenCon experience.  We'll be back to our regular format in Episode 11!

- Older Posts »

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App