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#103: Dust In The Wings / We're Doomed!

Draft Mechanic Episode # 103: We’re Doomed! Six Pack Review, Dust In The Wings On Tap, Brikks, Carcassonne Für 2, Jake’s Origins Recap, and Our Six Packs of our Favorite Taprooms

The Refuge: Terror from the Deep (BGG) (Kickstarter)
Darwinauts (BGG) (Kickstarter)

Recent Plays:
Carcassonne Für 2
2017, Hans im Glück
Designer: Klaus-Jürgen Wrede
Artist: Anne Pätzke, Chris Quilliams

2019, Schmidt Spiele/Stronghold Games
Designer: Wolfgang Warsch
Artist: Anne Pätzke

Dust In The Wings
2019, Board&Dice
Designer: Dennis Kirps, Christian Kruchten, Jean-Claude Pellin
Artist: Odysseas Stamoglou

On Tap:
Dust In The Wings
2019, Board&Dice
Designer: Dennis Kirps, Christian Kruchten, Jean-Claude Pellin
Artist: Odysseas Stamoglou

Diebolt Brewing Company "Mariposa Pale Ale"; Denver, CO, USA
    6% ABV, 39 IBU.
    Pale ale with piney notes.

    •Sycamore Brewing "Rainbow Dust; Charlotte, NC, USA
    7.1% ABV.
    IPA brewed with 6 hop varietals.

•Almanac Beer Company"Mariposa"; Alameda, CA, USA
    7.2% ABV.
    Dry-hopped sour blonde ale aged in wine barrels with mariposa plums.

    •Hapa’s Brewing Company "Butterfly Wings"; San Jose, CA, USA
    7.8% ABV, 28 IBU.
    Double dry-hopped New England IPA.

    •Solemn Oath Brewery "Butterfly Flashmob"; Naperville, IL, USA
    7.3% ABV, 75 IBU.
   IPA fermented with Belgian yeast.

Six Pack Review:
We’re Doomed!
2019, Breaking Games
Designer: Mike Horton
Artist: Mike Horton

Our Favorite Taprooms:
6. Holy Mountain (Seattle, WA)
5. Salud Cerveceria (Charlotte, NC)
4. Edmund’s Oast Brewing Co. (Charleston, SC)
3. Urban Chestnut - The Grove (St. LLLLLLLouis, MO)
2. Taft’s Ale House (Cincinnati, OH)
1. Burial Beer Co. (Asheville, NC)

6. The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery (Charlotte, NC)
5. Revolution Brewpub (Chicago, IL)
4. Asheville Brewing Company (Asheville, NC)
3. Rhinegeist (Cincinnati, OH)
2. Burial Beer Co. (Asheville, NC)
1. Taft’s Ale House (Cincinnati, OH)

Section Timestamps:

01:00 Show Intro, News & Updates

03:30 Mile High Game Guys interviewed Jake for some reason

04:38 Games News: BGG Gen Con GeekPreview

07:15 Kickstarter Updates

09:20 Kickstarter: The Refuge: Terror from the Deep

12:59 Kickstarter: Darwinauts

17:15 Recent Plays: Carcassonne fur 2

23:18 Recent Plays: Brikks

32:52 Recent Plays: Dust in the Wings

40:53 On Tap: Dust in the Wings

44:50 Grey Fox Games Sponsorship Spot

45:36 Six-Pack Review: We’re Doomed!

57:20 Jake’s Origins Recap

70:47 Six Pack: Our Favorite Taprooms

102:34 Final Round: What Makes a Great Taproom?

109:32 Outro

#47: Fields Of Green / Coldwater Crown

Draft Mechanic Episode # 47: Fields of Green vs. Among the Stars, Coldwater Crown On Tap, Honshu, Pocket Mars, Shahrazad, and Local Beers to Try at Origins

Zero Hour
TORG: Eternity

Asmodee North America Goes Exclusive with Alliance
Asmodee - Alliance Deal Follow-Up

Recent Plays:

2017, Renegade Game Studios.
Designer: Kalle Malmioja
Artists: Ossi Hiekkala, Jere Kasanen

Pocket Mars
2017, Board&Dice.
Designer: Michał Jagodziński
Artist: Jarosław Wajs

2017, Osprey Games.
Designers:  ゆお (Yuo)
Artist: ことり寧子 (Kotori Neiko)


Fields of Green
2017, Artipia Games/Stronghold Games.
Designers: Vangelis Bagiartakis
Artists:  Grzegorz Bobrowski, Gong Studios, Tomasz Jedruszek, Naomi Robinson 

Among the Stars
2012, Artipia Games/Stronghold Games.
Designers: Vangelis Bagiartakis
Artists:  Antonis Papantoniou, Odysseas Stamoglou

On Tap:

Coldwater Crown
2017, Bellwether Games.
Designers: Brian Suhre
Artists: Beth Sobel

Origins Beer: Columbus Local Brews To Check Out:

Columbus Brewing Company
-Columbus IPA: American IPA, 6.3% ABV, 60 IBU
-Bodhi: Double IPA, 8.3% ABV, 80 IBU, 2014 GABF Bronze Am. IPA
-Creeper: Double IPA, 10% ABV, 100 IBU

Zaftig Brewing Co.
-BamBaLam Stout: Breakfast Stout w/Crimson Cup coffee and Ghiradelli Chocolate, 10% ABV
-Juicy Lucy: Double-dry hopped American IPA, 7% ABV, 70 IBU

Wolf’s Ridge Brewing
-Dire Wolf: Russian Imperial Stout, 10.4 % ABV, 50 IBU
-Clear Sky Daybreak: Coffee Cream Ale, 5% ABV, 14 IBU

Sideswipe Brewing
-Defaced: Imperial Red Ale, 9% ABV
-Elegant Hoodlum: Smoked Stout, 7% ABV

Barley’s Brewing Company
-MacLenny’s Scottish Ale: Scotch Ale, 6.6% ABv
-Blood Thirst Wheat: Blood Orange Hefeweizen, 5% ABV, 3 IBU

Seventh Son Brewing Co.
-Humulus Nimbus Super Pale: American Pale Ale, 6% ABV, 53 IBU
-Proliferous: Imperial IPA, 8.3% ABV, 85 IBU

Land-Grant Brewing Company
-Stiff-Arm IPA: American IPA, 6.4% ABV, 50 IBU
-Glory: American Wheat Ale w/ Citra Hops, 5.4% ABV, 24 IBU

Kindred Beer (Kindred Artisan Ales)
-Golden Strong Ale: Belgian Strong Golden Ale, 8.7% ABV, 23 IBU
-Kindred Wit: Witbier, 5.3% ABV, 16 IBU

Section Timestamps:

01:00 Show housekeeping
03:30 A new project?
04:09 Introducing… Punchboard Media!
05:48 Kickstarter: Zero Hour
07:10 Kickstarter: TORG Eternity
07:52 News: Asmodee exclusive with Alliance
14:53 Recent Plays: Honshu
24:43 Recent Plays: Pocket Mars
32:54 Recent Plays: Shahrazad
40:43 Variants: Fields of Green v. Among the Stars
62:35 On Tap: Coldwater Crown
66:12 Craft Beer Options for Origins Game Fair
74:14 Outro