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Escape Into Board Games

May 21, 2023

Games That Do The Trick

Card Games have been around for centuries and trick-taking games have been around for just as long and yet game designers continue to discover, invent and remix the genre in new and exciting ways.  In this episode Chris and Matt talk about some trick-taking games they grew up with and then dive into some of the newer games that are keeping the mechanism fresh.

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00:00 Games That Do The Trick
07:47 Stick Em
13:49 The Crew: The Quest for Planet Nine
22:16 Marshmallow Test
29:05 Cat in the Box


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