The Five By: The Games of Episode 11

This episode is the first since launch that I didn’t record for as I was instead enjoying browsing game stores in Rome and Hannover in addition to you know, attending a wedding and seeing the sites. But just because I don’t appear in the episode, that doesn’t mean I don’t have opinions. So check out…

The Five By: The Games of Episode 10

I’ve played every game featured in this episode of The Five By which is somewhat astounding given the broad variety of games found in our combined collections. Of note, this episode features Sarah’s first segment so, if you haven’t already, listen to the episode and then jump over to Twitter and welcome her to the…

The Five By: The Games of Episode 9

I’ve played most of the games featured this week, with only Mason’s game being a complete unknown. I haven’t played Lindsay’s choice either but I at least own it’s predecessor and knew a decent amount about it. It’s an interesting mix as always so check out the show 00:40 Ruth – Arcadia Quest As mentioned…

The Five By: The Games of Episode 8

This week features a number of games I own and enjoy plus one game that I’ve bing wanting to play ever since I first saw it on social media. I don’t know that I’ll get a chance to play it anytime soon, but it once again proves that if if I were anywhere near Lindsay,…

The Five By: The Games of Episode 7

It was a really awesome week for theme on The Five By with reviews taking you all over the place. Of the five games covered, I’ve played 4, own 3, and am really trying to avoid adding the others to my collection after listening to my co-hosts. 00:38 Mason – Star Realms For a while…

The Five By: The Games of Episode 6

This is another great episode full of interesting games. We’ve also hit a mini-milestone as our BGG geeklist directory of games covered on the show has crossed onto a second page! 00:30 Lindsay – Alchemists I finally managed to play Alchemists in 2016 and LOVED the game, even though I was pretty terrible at it….

The Five By: The Games of Episode 5

Of the five games featured in this episode, I have only played three, all of which I actually own. The other two were complete mysteries to me, games I’d heard the names of but not much more than that. This had me nervous for the sake of my poor wallet as my co-contributors tend to…

The Five By – The Games of Episode 4

This week is a really good one in terms of the games covered on the show. After all, the worst I can say about any of them is that I enjoyed my one play of it. None of the games we discussed are games I’d turn down an opportunity to play, despite the fact that…

The Five By – The Games of Episode 3

Storytelling, elementals, monks, gods, and mutant goats – it’s an odd group of games this week but once again, they’re all more than worthy of your time. Check out the latest episode of The Five By through your favourite podcast source, and check out my thoughts on all 5 games below. 00: 40 Mike –…

The Five By – The Games of Episode 2

This week’s episode features a mix of older classics and newer, shinier games. Amusingly, while I’m a big fan or at least interested in the games shared by Lindsay and Stephanie, the games discussed by the guys are games that I’m not really a fan of though I can see their merits. It just goes…

Five Answers to Five Questions about Five By Games

#1 – What is Five By Games? A new podcast Short & to the point 5 co-hosts with diverse gaming interests Each discussing a game that’s been getting them excited over the last week Find out more at our website #2 – Who are We Talking About? Lindsay Miller of Shiny Happy Meeples Mason Weaver…