Monthly Archives: September 2016

Cardboard Architects Ep. #56 Mechanics from Scratch

Episode Fifty – Six Chris and Joe are going to build a mechanic from scratch. If you are here looking for the picture to reference, it is here!!! iTunes Stitcher Libsyn Link: http://cardboardarchitects.libsyn.com/episode-56-a-mechanic-is-born Download: http://traffic.libsyn.com/cardboardarchitects/Ep056_Complete.mp3 Find us on Twitter (Follow Us!) and Facebook (Like Us!)

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Board Game University #43 Chris Kirkman

Episode 43: Chris talks to Chris Kirkman from Dice Hate Me Games and the State of Games Podcast. Website: http://boardgameuniversity.libsyn.com/ Direct Download: http://traffic.libsyn.com/boardgameuniversity/Ep_CKirkman_Complete.mp3 If there are people in the industry you would like us to interview, please leave a comment below or contact

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Mars 4:45 The Exploration Module: Terra Sirenum

Now that the volcanic region of Olympus Mon and Tharsis Montes have been explored, the colonists are going to turn their attention south. Terra Sirenum is an area of mars with heavy cratering and it once held a large lake.

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Mars 4:45 Giveaway

​For those of you interested,  there is a give away currently running for a copy of Mars 4:45. Follow the link below for details! http://www.artofboardgaming.com/extras/giveaway/

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Mars 4:45 Gets a Spot on Board Game Breakfast!!!

This is kind of awesome, Mars 4:45 got a spot on Board Game Breakfast this morning and we wanted to share it here on the blog. We updated the campaign page and below is the YouTube video. Please check out the

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Cardboard Architects Designer Interview #33 Grant Rodiek

Today we chat with Grant Rodiek about our favorite topic….Design! iTunes Stitcher Libsyn Link: http://cardboardarchitects.libsyn.com/designer-interview-grant-rodiek Download: http://traffic.libsyn.com/cardboardarchitects/Ep_Grant_Complete.mp3 Find us on Twitter (Follow Us!) and Facebook (Like Us!) If you have any comments or questions, leave a comment here or email Chris at c.renshall.tgik.games@gmail.com

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Mars 4:45 The Exploration Module: Tharsis Montes

The Tharsis Montes is an interesting volcanic formation of three volcanoes. The colonists want to explore this region to get an idea of how these volcanoes could be so evenly spaced. What kind of plate tectonic activity too place to

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