Start Space Podcast (main episodes)

In this episode, we talk about the recent controversies surrounding the tabletop hobby and how it affects our perception of the activity as a whole. We then do something more fun when we review the two-player Euro, Targi!

Direct download: Episode_55_-_Holding_the_Hobby_Accountable_and_Targi.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 12:48pm CST

In this episode of the Start Space Podcast, we talk about the struggle involved with carrying games all over the place, whether that be to weekly game night or across the country to a family reunion. Then, we review the super-hot dungeon crawler, Star Wars: Imperial Assault!

Direct download: Episode_54_-_Carry_that_Weight_and_Star_Wars_Imperial_Assault.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 11:04pm CST

In this episode, Tony talks about a conversation he had with some local competitive video game players and we do a double review of Bugs in the Kitchen and Telestrations!


In this episode, we talk about the experience of running a board gaming event and review Tash Kalar: Arena of Legends!

Direct download: Episode_52_-_Tabletop_Day_Wrapup_and_Tash_Kalar.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 11:44am CST

In this episode, we're talking about the progress we've made with our new FLGS and the upcoming craziness of Tabletop Day. We also do our first review of an unreleased game when we look at the Polish game Mysterium!

Direct download: Episode_51_-_Operation_FLGS_Update_and_Mysterium.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 11:56pm CST

It's our 50th episode! We talk about the bad personalities you might run into when gaming and review the new, hi-tech hotness, XCOM: The Board Game!

Direct download: Episode_50_-_Dealing_With_Jerks_and_XCOM_The_Board_Game.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 12:55pm CST

In this episode, we celebrate the 80th anniversary of Monopoly by discussing our recent play. We review the lesser-known title, Sidibaba, and Tony delves a little deeper to tackle the issue of some stereotypes that surround our hobby.

Direct download: Episode_48_-_Monopoly_Revisited_and_Sidibaba.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 7:53pm CST

In this episode, we're talking about the epic saga that is Operation FLGS. With one store closing, we think about the role of gamers in the healthy growth of a store. Then, we put in work for our Patrons when we review their choice: Tragedy Looper!

Direct download: Episode_47_-_Operation_FLGS_and_Tragedy_Looper.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 10:10pm CST

In this extra-long episode of the podcast, we talk about the digital age of board gaming and do two big reviews!

Direct download: Episode_46_-_Tech_in_Gaming_Sentinel_Tactics_and_Knockout.mp3
Category:Main Episodes -- posted at: 3:23am CST

It's our Jack Vasel Memorial Fund Special! We are proud to be joined by our auction winner for a discussion of Tabletop Roleplaying games and we review his choice game, Speculation!