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We play the Board Game Thesaurus Game, check out the Avatar RPG and flirt with Thanos on the Dicebreaker Podcast

Romancing the Infinity Stone.

Lolies, Meehan and Matt crack open a thesaurus in this week’s podcast game, as we try to guess board game names after they’ve been bandied for analogous confabulations. (Swapped for other words, obviously.) Can you guess the familiar tabletop titles?

Matt and Meehan also give their thoughts on the Avatar Legends RPG currently blowing up Kickstarter, while Lolies also runs through her long list of recently played games - including escaping from Unlock! Star Wars and flirting with Thanos in Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet.

Then we discuss the first winner of the new Diana Jones Award, our favourite garden games and legacy spin-offs, and consider Games Workshop’s zero-tolerance approach to fan-made Warhammer content.

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Games discussed:

  • Descent: Legends of the Dark
  • Avatar Legends RPG
  • Field Guide to Memory
  • Kingdomino Duel
  • Era: Medieval Age
  • Hint
  • Calico
  • Herd Mentality
  • Unlock! Star Wars
  • Valley of the Vikings
  • King of Tokyo
  • Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet
  • Patchwork
  • Mass Effect Remastered
  • Ace Attorney Chronicles
  • Warhammer
  • Gloomhaven
  • Betrayal Legacy
  • Pandemic Legacy
  • Kubb
  • Crokinole
  • Croquet

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Matt Jarvis


After starting his career writing about music, films and video games for various places, Matt spent many years as a technology, PC and video game journalist before writing about tabletop games as the editor of Tabletop Gaming magazine. He joined Dicebreaker as editor-in-chief in 2019, and has been trying to convince the rest of the team to play Diplomacy since.