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I Can Deal #018: Origins 2016 Retrospective

Adam and CJ sit down with a friend after Origins to talk about the game fair. Hear some stories and experiences with some of the games that were played/demoed/shown off. There was a lot of cover and we only scratched the surface!

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Welcome to The League!

The first Session of the League for NonTraditional Board Games has begun! The League is a little something extra for MeetUp meeples to freely participate in at the Library events. It is 100% free like all of the gatherings but you can only sign up between Sessions.

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I Can Deal #017: Greenbrier Games

Adam and CJ are joined by special guest Walter Barber from Greenbrier Games. Learn about how he got picked up by the company, his insights in the industry of board games and thoughts on matters in the hobby today.

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I Can Deal #016: Components Part 3 – Pricings & Inserts

Back to talking about components! This time Adam wants to share his thoughts on pricing of certain games while CJ is curious about a potentially less important aspect of board games, the insert. Do you have any thoughts on pricing and inserts of board games?

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I Can Deal #015: Board Game Groups & You

Board Games are a very social hobby so Adam & CJ discuss board game groups. Where do/should you look to find a group? What are vital parts of a good group? Also, what about digital games? These are briefly touched upon and what type of games are not conveyed properly in digital form.

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I Can Deal #014 – Ameritocracy and Strategies

Adam and CJ are joined by Shane to talk about the game he helped design, Ameritocracy. Currently on Kickstarter, hear about the game, some of the the insight behind it, and the process of running a Kickstarter.

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I Can Deal #013 – Kickstarter Extravaganza

As teased from the previous episode, Adam & CJ are here to talk about Kickstarter games. They cover initial impressions to exclusives, reasons, and other aspects of the website that is not a store.

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I Can Deal Episode #012 – Player Count

CJ and Adam dive into the topic of player count. Is there a best number? How many is too many? Are there ways to alleviate it? Join them on this discussion and feel free to let them know if they are missing a gaming that plays well with large numbers.    /

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