Vox Republica 088: Con Season Anticipation

Episode 088

We’re smack dab in the middle of summer convention season, and lots of new games are everywhere. Which ones have caught our attention? Let’s find out.

Length: 27:49

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DESCRIPTION: From Unity to Essen, PAX East to BGGCon, convention season is a year-round endeavor. Yet we’re smack dab in the middle of the most active part of the year, with dozens upon dozens of new games being unveiled. With Origins behind us and Gen Con ahead of us, Erin and Ryan share some of their top games they want to check out this summer.



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  • The new games of summer 2015
    • Which games of conventions prior had a game or two of note?
    • Which games of Origins and Gen Con 2015 are on our radar.


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Audio Credits: Intro music track is “Swing!” by Bargo!, used under Creative Commons license.