Two geeks, hundreds of games, one God.
Welcome to Theology of Games, your top source for board game news, reviews, and interviews! We feature our Double-Take Reviews of the hottest tabletop titles on our blog. We also feature three different boardgame podcast options for your listening pleasure!
Theology of Games Podcast - A monthly 60+ Minute show featuring Scott Firestone, Jeremiah Isley and AJ Skifstad, as they discuss, review and report all the latest in gaming news!
That’s How I Roll - A weekly podcast with Jeremiah Isley, who talks about the games we play and the lives we live.
Boardgames Daily - A daily show with AJ Skifstad, Scott Firestone and Jeremiah Isley as they bring you up to the minute happenings, First Takes on new boardgame titles, as well as Topic Tuesdays, Game Night Cage Fights, and What Will You Play Fridays!
We here at Theology of Games hope you had a wonderful Easter. He is risen, indeed. Today we’re highlighting a couple of campaigns currently running on Kickstarter. So let’s get to it!
It’s time to take a little trip back in time—like all the way back to 1570 and the Ming Dynasty in China. Gugong, better known as the Forbidden City. What are we doing here? Well, we’re trying to gain favor and political influence. How do we do this? Just go around visiting officials in the city, exchanging gifts with them. If you bring something better to them, you’ll gain points, and since it’s a game, you should get points…so you can win. Is Gugong an ornate vase of a game? Or is it just a bowl of rotten fruit? Let’s find out!
Thanks for joining us for another edition of Kickstarter Weekly, where we highlight a couple of games currently on Kickstarter. Let’s get to the game!
While I’m a dyed-in-the wool Euro fan, I still like to head into a dungeon every once in a while to kick some monster butt. Lately I’ve been scratching that itch by playing the Pathfinder RPG. And while most people only know Pathfinder as a roleplaying game system, for 5 years they’ve also had a card game based in their fantasy universe. Today’s review takes a look at the latest game in the series: Mummy’s Mask. Is the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game the apple of your Eye of Horus, or is it just a shambling dead end? Let’s find out!
Well, I guess we’re giving away more stuff!!! Yep! Now you can win a copy of Call to Adventure from our good friends at Brotherwise Games!
If you haven’t already you can read our review of Call to Adventure RIGHT HERE!
Or you can listen to Jeremiah’s review on That’s How I Roll RIGHT HERE!
Ok! How do you win!!?? Here we go!
Happy Monday, everyone! It’s an exciting week, because playoff hockey starts on Wednesday! Who’s your team? (Go Penguins!) But beyond that, we’ve got a couple of Kickstarter projects for you to check out. So let’s get to them!
From a young age you dream of nothing else than being a brave explorer, errr I mean you wish to become one with nature, or a heroic knight… or well. You get it. Right? Whatever your destiny is you feel the Call to Adventure! Call to Adventure is the latest offering from Brotherwise Games for up to four players (including a solo mode) that plays in about 30-60 minutes. So is Call to Adventure a call you should take, or is it just a rotten robocall? Let’s find out!
Today Jeremiah talks about his recent vacation, asks what you look for in a podcast, and reviews Call to Adventure from Brotherwise Games!
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That's How I Roll is produced by Jeremiah Isley and Crooked Path Productions
The time has come for us to leave the bounds of planet Earth and reach for the stars in search of a new home. But where can humans go in our solar system? At this point, only to our red neighbor, Mars. But that harsh planet isn’t ready for us to live on its surface, so we have no choice but to terraform it. Today’s review puts you in the boots of those first, visionary people: Terraforming Mars, by Stronghold Games and designer Jacob Fryxelius. So is Terraforming Mars a place to call home, or is it just a red menace? Let’s find out!
We’ve been running a very easy contest for the past few weeks. If you’re on our mailing list, you’re entered and have a chance to win a free copy of Space Park from Keymaster Games. So. Today we told Siri to make a random selection and she picked 1,256. The person who’s name falls on that number on our list…
If you haven’t read it yet, here’s Jeremiah’s review of Space Park.
Aaaaand the winner is??? Well. It’s April Fools day so we’re feeling a bit impetuous. So. You’ll have to listen to today’s episode of Boardgames Daily to find out! It’s just a few minutes in, but you may want to check out today’s Game Night Cage Fight as we have a real battle of titans this week!!