Bidding Games

Tonight on GeekNights, we discuss board games with bidding like Hoity Toity and For Sale. In the news, Nintendo and Microsoft have lots of new announcements from E3.

Show Notes

Geeknights 20100615 - Bidding Games

Extended Show Notes - Total Run Time 1:00:35

    Time | Notes
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00:00:00 | Intro
00:00:25 | News and Chit-chat
	 | - Vuvuzela and other sports annoyances
	 | - Boardgames and a possible Korean Spa get-together
	 | - Scott's fungus
00:10:13 | - E3 & videogame discussion
	 | - Nintendo made some games...
         | - too bad none of them are new IP.
         | - But some of them fall in the "aww, hellz yeah" category!
	 | - Metal Gear on the 3DS!
	 | - The Kinect (a.k.a. Microsoft's Tech Demo)
	 | - How one's gaming changes with time (re: party games)
	 | - Gaming Seasons
	 | - 3DS and Kid Icarus
	 | - Predictions on 3DS Usage
	 | - Gaming and Media Backlog
	 | - Donkey Kong
	 | - Epic Mickey
	 | - Goldeneye
00:27:39 | Things of the Day
	 | - Rym - Goldeneye Standoff
	 | - Scott - Hayabusa Space Probe Returns
	 | - Rocks vs. Crystals
	 | - Space Exploration
00:33:49 | Meta Moment
	 | - Book Club: Carl Sagan's Cosmos
	 | - Connecticon 2010 info in the mix
	 | - Pax Prime Panel info in the mix
	 | - NerdNYC Recess on 19 Jun 2010
	 | - Video Stuff is in the hopper
	 | - Geeknights Weekend Gaming - pay attention to the forum!
	 | - A tangent on Civ IV
00:38:48 | Main Topic
	 | - Bidding Games (or, how to win an auction!)
	 | - Everyone in NYC should check out NerdNYC Boardgame Nights
	 | - Bidding as an addition to Dominion?
	 | - "For $ale"
	 | - Gameplay in For $ale
	 | - "Hoity Toity"
	 | - By the creator of Settlers of Catan
	 | - Gameplay in Hoity Toity
	 | - Discussion of bidding as a game mechanic
	 | - Bidding Strategy for incremental bidding
00:59:34 | Outro
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