#22: The Great Fire of London / Sushi GO!

Draft Mechanic Episode #22: The Great Fire of London review, Sushi Go on tap, Tales of the Arabian Nights, Friday, On the Underground, and Session Beers

Kickstarter Roundup:
Massive Darkness
Xia: Embers of a Forsaken Star

Recent Plays:

Tales of the Arabian Nights
2009, Z-Man Games
Designer: Eric Goldberg, Anthony Gallela, Kevin Maroney, Zev Shlasinger

2011, Rio Grande Games
Designer: Friedemann Friese

On the Underground
2006, JKLM/Rio Grande Games
Designers: Matthias Catrein

Six-pack Review:

The Great Fire of London 1666
2010, Pandasaurus Games
Designers: Richard Denning

On Tap Beer Pairings:

Sushi Go!
2013, Gamewright
Designer: Phil Walker-Harding

Sushi Go Party!
2016, Gamewright
Designer: Phil Walker-Harding

  • Birdsong Brewing/Free Range Brewing "Rice Rice Baby" Charlotte, NC
    5.3% ABV, 33 IBU. Sweet Rice Milk Stout.
    Rice milk stout aged on vanilla beans.
  • Carton Brewing "Intermezzo" Atlantic Highlands, NJ
    5% ABV, 8 IBU. Spiced Sour.
    Lactic sour brewed with French green apples and "dry hopped" with fresh wasabi root.
  • Half Acre Brewing Co. "Tuna" Chicago, IL
    4.7% ABV. Extra pale ale.
    Extra pale ale with tropical fruit, floral and pine notes.
  • Charles Wells Brewery "Sticky Toffee Pudding" Bedford, England.
    5% ABV. English Bitter.
    Bitter with toffee, caramel and rich fruit aromas.

Summer Session Beer Roundup:

  • Burial Beer Co. "Ceremonial" Asheville, NC
    4.0% ABV, 35 IBU. Session IPA.
  • NoDa Brewing Co. "Par 4" Charlotte, NC
    4.0% ABV, 60 IBU. Session IPA.
  • Three Floyds Brewing Co. "Yum Yum" Munster, IN
    5.5% ABV, 63 IBU. Session Pale Ale.
  • Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits "Mango Even Keel" San Diego, CA.
    3.8% ABV, 40 IBU. Session IPA with Mango.
  • Revolution Brewing Co. "Rosa" Chicago, IL
    5.8% ABV, 15 IBU. Hibuscus Ale.
  • Stone Brewing Co. "Go-To IPA" Escondido, CA
    4.5% ABV, 65 IBU. Session IPA.
  • Iron Hill Brewery "Crusher" Wilmington, DE
    5.0% ABV, 48 IBU. Session IPA.
  • Breakside Brewery "Lunch Break" Portland, OR.
    4.7% ABV, 28 IBU. India Session Ale.
  • Oakshire Brewing "Sun Made" Eugene, OR.
    4.0% ABV, 12 IBU. Cucumber Berliner Weisse.

Section timestamps:

01:18 Show housekeeping
02:00 T.I.M.E Stories stories, a tangent
04:24 Kickstarter: Massive Darkness & Kickstarter Fatigue
07:47 Kickstarter: Exoplanets
09:18 Kickstarter: XIA, Embers of a Forsaken Star - Update
11:10 Upcoming: Dead of Winter: The Long Night
12:23 Recent plays: Tales of the Arabian Nights
18:18 Recent plays: Friday
23:57 Recent plays: On the Underground
28:25 Six-Pack Review: The Great Fire of London 1666
29:13 Six-Pack Review: Gameplay Overview
32:40 Six-Pack Review: Discussion
52:50 Six-Pack Review: Final Thoughts
56:07 On Tap: Sushi Go!
62:03 Summer Session Beer Roundup
72:25 Outro

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