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Discussing tabletop and related gaming and the Irish gaming scene so you don't have to

Apr 25, 2018

This week's hosts: Liam, Mary, Seán, and Óisín
This week, the party review Deep Sea Adventure, and Expedition

00:00 - We're recruiting, could you tell? Join us!
01:02 - This is normally how it works.
01:37 - Unboxing games live on air leads to much thumping and bumping.
01:49 - The party have had a run of bad luck.
02:05 - Deep Sea Adventure - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/169654/deep-sea-adventure
02:17 - Expedition - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/194298/expedition-roleplaying-card-game
02:30 - Hot smuggling tips.
02:46 - I'm not looking this up, but here's how you can fake it. https://www.divein.com/guide/the-secret-of-smoking-underwater/
03:14 - Jun Sasaki - https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgamedesigner/50009/jun-sasaki
03:40 - Six is still a lot of times to drown, Mary.
04:12 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diving_suit
05:43 - The deeper you go, the higher the value.
06:50 - Don't rag on Snakes and Ladders. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snakes_and_Ladders
07:40 - Mary thinks highly of 40k.
08:27 - Are gamers hydrophobic?
09:07 - You don't know the value of the artefacts you find until you get them back on board.
09:59 - A rare glimpse of country pride.
10:53 - Brave of foolish?
17:17 - The treasures of drowned fools lie at the bottom of the ocean.
17:55 - The board shrinks after each round, making the deepest treasures ever more accessible.
18:31 - Some of the smallest treasures are literally worthless.
20:38 - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trimix_(breathing_gas)
22:45 - Oink! Games - https://oinkgms.com/en/
23:06 - Please no stealing!
23:20 - It was. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/toddmedema/expedition-the-roleplaying-card-game
23:40 - That is to say "rollplaying."
24:55 - No modifiers bar what other abilities have granted in the moment.
30:48 - Mary is bloodthirsty for cheese.
31:57 - Despite its good nature, it ain't so easy.
34:16 - When combat starts, this game plays fast.
39:36 - A lot of luck needed to do well.
42:21 - After all our talk of only reviewing what we like.
44:20 - And also the cost of a phone...