People Playing Board Games: On Youtube Again

On Christmas Eve, I bring a wealth of board games presented in awesome youtube videos. Kick back with some hot cocoa and let the youtube videos roll. Happy Holidays.

Geek and Sundry – Dead of Winter

A video to keep you warm atop your pile of junk, canned goods, and fuel.

Comedy Central – Glass Ceiling

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Sexism, by Mattel.

Pokemon Rusty – YuGioh

Because of course.

College Humor – Board Game Murder Mystery

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I wonder if we’ll ever get Murder on the Ticket to Ride Express.

Japan – Board Game Commercial

Something has been both lost and gained in translation here.

HISHE – Battleship

As far as I know, there are no board games in the Transformers movies, and that’s a damn shame.

Half Day Today – Monopoly

Who’s taking bets on when board game movies becomes a new trend?

Fluffle Puff Tales- Horsopoly

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pffftftpfpfffttff *gasp*. When you didn’t know you needed more horse-pun board games.

Rocketjump – Crossfire

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They don’t make board game jingles like they used to.

Buzzfeed – Lots of Board Games

Pure joy.

10 Times Board Games Got Into Your Favorite Disney Films

In the board game world, Disney doesn’t have a reputation for much beyond slapping their IP onto garbage toy-games. Like they say: merchandise, merchandise, merchandise. On the other hand, Disney has a rich history of peppering their animations with board games to improve their narratives. Let’s look at 10 times board games got into Disney films.

Beauty and the Beast – Chess

No one matches wits like Gaston. Exceeds often, but matches never. Regardless your feelings about the mixed messages and plot holes in Beauty and the Beast, we can all agree that if you flip the board in chess, you’re an asshole. Continue reading “10 Times Board Games Got Into Your Favorite Disney Films”