Tabletop Bellhop Gaming Podcast

Tabletop Bellhop Gaming Podcast

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What’s New for Two
Oct 20 • 87 min
The best newer two player board games.
End of Summer AMA
Oct 6 • 142 min
Tabletop Transitions
Pints & Pawns
Sep 29 • 92 min
Mixing beverages with your board games and RPGs.
Keep it Simple
Sep 22 • 114 min
Ways board game designers make their games easier to learn and teach.
Surprisingly Easy Board Games
Sep 15 • 100 min
Heavy games that are easy to teach and learn.
RPG Artifacts and Mementos
Sep 8 • 135 min
Physical items left over long after the game is done.
Inaugural Reviewapalooza
Sep 1 • 105 min
Breakdancing, Hirelings, Lasers, Batman and a Haunted Coaster.
Surprisingly complex games
Aug 25 • 136 min
Games that were much more than we expected.
Scaling the Game
Aug 18 • 136 min
When hard games get easier over time and with experience.
2 Years In
Aug 11 • 140 min
Our 2nd Anniversary AMA
One Hundred
Jul 28 • 123 min
100 episodes down and hopefully many more to go
For Sale
Jul 21 • 119 min
How to get the most from your unwanted games.
Thinning the Herd
Jul 14 • 118 min
Culling your tabletop game collection
Great Games Eh?
Jul 7 • 109 min
Some of the best games from Canadian game designers
Feeling the Heat
Jun 30 • 126 min
Start of Summer AMA, Shadow Kingdoms of Valeria Preview
Picky Eaters
Jun 23 • 106 min
Dealing with players not willing to try new things.
Black Games Matter
Jun 16 • 83 min
Great games from black game designers
End of May AMA
Jun 2 • 105 min
Guest questions and a review of The Alpha
A Small Problem
May 26 • 104 min
Storing a large collection of tabletop game miniatures
Tabletop Gaming Enhanced
May 19 • 91 min
Ways to set the mood and create immersion on your game night
FreeD6
May 12 • 97 min
Free tabletop games that use standard dice.
Spring Fling AMA
May 5 • 127 min
Your questions live and a review of Fox in the Forest Duet
Six Pack
Apr 28 • 99 min
Tabletop game recommendations for a group of six.
Digital Boardgame Battle Royal
Apr 21 • 122 min
The Three Best Sites for Playing Board Games Online
Lonely Fun
Apr 14 • 71 min
Gaming related things to keep you busy between games.
You, Me, and Monopoly
Apr 7 • 82 min
5 Best Monopoly Games and March AMA
No Touching
Mar 31 • 94 min
Games that reduce or eliminate contact.
Home For a Rest
Mar 24 • 108 min
Games to keep you occupied when you’re staying home.
On The House
Mar 17 • 115 min
Discussing house rules in tabletop games
2 Fast 2 Furious
Mar 10 • 96 min
Quick and Easy Two Player Games
February AMA
Mar 3 • 100 min
Answering Your Questions Live
Oldies but Goodies
Feb 25 • 117 min
Talking about older games still worth playing
They Can’t All Be Great
Feb 18 • 110 min
Dealing with a game night failure
Miniature Gaming Without the Minis (Sorta)
Feb 11 • 85 min
Returning to Wargaming, without building an army
2020 Questions
Feb 4 • 92 min
January AMA
Can I Have a Word
Jan 28 • 106 min
Talking about Word Games
Missing in Action
Jan 21 • 96 min
What to do when you are missing a player or players
Hindsight in 2020
Jan 14 • 119 min
Reviewing the past, and looking to the Future
Holidays 2019
Jan 7 • 4 min
Thank you to our listeners
Ten for $50
Dec 24, 2019 • 107 min
Great tabletop games for under $50
A Focus On Teaching
Dec 17, 2019 • 84 min
Board Game Teacher Tips
It Takes Two
Dec 10, 2019 • 90 min
Great Two Player Cooperative Games
Thanksgaming AMA
Dec 3, 2019 • 91 min
November’s Monthly AMA
The Path to Mastery
Nov 26, 2019 • 70 min
Tips for becoming a Solid GM
License to Thrill
Nov 19, 2019 • 86 min
What makes for a great licenced board game
For The Kids
Nov 12, 2019 • 98 min
Windsor Extra Life 2019
Halloween Hangout
Nov 5, 2019 • 100 min
October Live Q&A
Gaming for a Good Cause
Oct 29, 2019 • 83 min
Raising money for charity through gaming
The Mixer
Oct 22, 2019 • 88 min
Games for a game night with gamers and non-gamers.
Drinking the Player Aid
Oct 15, 2019 • 108 min
Talking Fan Created Tabletop Game Aids
Gateway to Area Control
Oct 8, 2019 • 72 min
Great gateway area control, and area majority games
Start of Fall, Answer All
Oct 1, 2019 • 94 min
Answering Live fan questions
Three’s Company, Kids Edition
Sep 24, 2019 • 67 min
Gaming with your Toddler
What’s the Problem?
Sep 17, 2019 • 97 min
Problematic content in Tabletop Gaming
The Great Outdoors
Sep 10, 2019 • 77 min
Gaming on camping trips
Episode 56 - Treasure Hunt
Sep 3, 2019 • 79 min
Finding rare and out of print games.
Episode 55 - Take The Shot
Aug 27, 2019 • 70 min
Running One Shot RPG Games
Episode 54 - Gateway Games TNG
Aug 20, 2019 • 77 min
New, modern games to introduce new players to the hobby.
Episode 53 - Being Picky
Aug 13, 2019 • 85 min
Picking what games to play
Episode 52 - Pain Free Campaigns
Aug 6, 2019 • 72 min
Campaign Board Games for 2 players
Episode 51 - Join The Club
Jul 30, 2019 • 83 min
Building a Sustainable Gaming Club
Episode 50 - QCC 2019
Jul 23, 2019 • 126 min
A wrap up of the Bellhop’s experiences at this local Buffalo con.
Episode 49 - Tabletop Five-O
Jul 16, 2019 • 95 min
Five player games and Five reviews
Episode 48 - Fly Casual
Jul 9, 2019 • 100 min
Casual games for 4-6 players
Episode 47 - Moving Day AMA
Jul 2, 2019 • 90 min
A Live AMA that took place on Twitch and Twitter
Episode 46 - Origins Stories
Jun 25, 2019 • 100 min
Tales from the Floor of Origins 2019
Break Room #1 - Geeking out About the Geek
Jun 18, 2019 • 70 min
Learning about and discussing the Website Board Game Geek
Episode 45 - Pros at Cons
Jun 11, 2019 • 94 min
Prepping for Convention season
Episode 44 - East Meets West
Jun 4, 2019 • 81 min
Euro Vs American Games
Episode 43 - And the Award Goes to
May 28, 2019 • 94 min
Are Game awards useful?
Episode 42 - Life, The Universe, and More than Catan
May 21, 2019 • 69 min
What lays beyond Catan
Episode 41 - Dungeon Decorating
May 14, 2019 • 84 min
Designing your Ultimate Gaming Space
Episode 40 - Resistance is Fu-Tile
May 7, 2019 • 91 min
Tile laying game suggestions
Episode 39 - The Next Generation
Apr 30, 2019 • 97 min
Raising our Future Gamers
Episode 38 - A Heavy Topic
Apr 23, 2019 • 113 min
Game Weight, and how to use it.
Episode 37 - The Spirit of Competition
Apr 16, 2019 • 101 min
A talk on Competition, and overly competitive players
Episode 36 - Wedding Bells
Apr 9, 2019 • 68 min
Gaming on your special day
Episode 35 - Breakout Wrap up
Apr 2, 2019 • 121 min
Our thoughts on BreakoutCon 2019
Episode 34 - Bellhop Edda
Mar 26, 2019 • 92 min
We Interview Tracy Barnett about their new Project, Iron Edda Accelerated
Episode 33 - Regrets, I’ve had a few
Mar 19, 2019 • 92 min
Kick Starter, failures, regrets and more
Episode 32 - Give me an F
Mar 12, 2019 • 95 min
The Friendly, in your Friendly Local Game Stores
Episode 31 - A Badge of Honour
Mar 5, 2019 • 93 min
Flying the Geek flag with Pride
Episode 30 - Finding your Yoda
Feb 26, 2019 • 94 min
Finding teachers to help you learn new games.
Episode 29 - Lost in Translation
Feb 19, 2019 • 63 min
Dealing with bad, or unusable, rule books.
Episode 28 - The Hook
Feb 12, 2019 • 66 min
Games for catching new gamers
Episode 27 - Bellhop Birthday Boardgame Bash
Feb 5, 2019 • 71 min
Ramen, Gloomhaven, and so many more games!
Episode 26 - Digestif
Jan 29, 2019 • 74 min
Uncommon After dinner gaming
Episode 25 - Blue Plate Special
Jan 22, 2019 • 70 min
Gaming Food and Food Etiquette
Episode 24 - Gaming in the New Year
Jan 15, 2019 • 73 min
Summarizing the New Years Gaming Stream
Episode 23 - Second Semester
Jan 8, 2019 • 85 min
Teaching to different experience levels
Episode 22 - Hindsight/Foresight
Jan 1, 2019 • 112 min
The Year in Review
Episode 21 - Rapid fire
Dec 25, 2018 • 61 min
4 quick questions
Episode 20 - Child’s Play Part 2
Dec 18, 2018 • 97 min
Raising Little Gamers
Episode 19 - Two to Tango
Dec 11, 2018 • 77 min
Two player Games for Date Night
Episode 18 - Rock me Daniel Zayas
Dec 4, 2018 • 95 min
Crowdfunding and marketing
Episode 17 - Accessory to Gaming
Nov 27, 2018 • 73 min
How to accessorize your gaming night right
Episode 16 - Hashtag Shelfie
Nov 20, 2018 • 87 min
Organizing your Collection
Episode 15 - 1up Wrap Up
Nov 13, 2018 • 106 min
A recap of the 2018 Windsor #ExtraLife Game day
Episode 14 - Ghastly Game Nights
Nov 6, 2018 • 70 min
Scary Horror games for all ages
Special - H2O w/Phil Vecchione
Oct 31, 2018 • 65 min
An interview about Hydro Hacker Operatives
Episode 13 - Han Shot First
Oct 30, 2018 • 71 min
Solo Games
Episode 12 - The Next Round is on You
Oct 23, 2018 • 61 min
Gaming in Cafe’s and Pubs
Episode 11 - The Worst of The Worst
Oct 16, 2018 • 67 min
Some of the worst Games we’ve played, or tried to.
Episode 10 - Picking Favourites
Oct 9, 2018 • 90 min
The Oft Requested Top Games List
Episode 9 - Under the Hood
Oct 2, 2018 • 75 min
The Mechanics of games.
Episode 8 - Can You Hear Me Now?
Sep 25, 2018 • 76 min
Using Music and Sound to enhance game night
Episode 7 - Tech at the Table
Sep 18, 2018 • 68 min
A discussion about the positive aspects of using tech with your game nights
Bonus -QCC Wrap up
Sep 15, 2018 • 88 min
Thoughts and Reviews on our visit to a Con
Episode 6 - Answer Me These Questions Three
Sep 11, 2018 • 36 min
3 Questions from the audience
Episode 5 - Back to School
Aug 28, 2018 • 55 min
How to teach games to others.
Episode 4 - Insert Tab A
Aug 21, 2018 • 61 min
Are custom Box inserts worth it?
Episode 3 - Ready Player Two
Aug 14, 2018 • 65 min
Two Player games of all Types
Episode 2 - Child’s Play
Aug 7, 2018 • 53 min
Cooperative Games for Kids
Episode 1 - Our First Settlements
Jul 29, 2018 • 39 min
Catan and it’s many variants