Gamer Leaf sits down is the 1st to sit down with Clint (author of Necessary Evil He also gives us a sneak peak of #FlashGordon) & Jodi Black from Pinacle Entertainment Group to talk about their Kickstarter: Cabinet Game Table from Carolina Game Tables.

Along with Shane Lacy Hensley they create the core of Pinnacle. They also have a great team from around the world (including UK and Australia

A bit of talk of Savage Worlds, Deadlands and test drives. Briefly mention Tom Anders from Impact Miniatures about his latest kickstarter dice chain set.

We also talk a bit about Darren whose The Monster Hunters’ Club RPG for Savage Worlds is about to wrap up.

We also talk about their current Kickstarter: Cabinet Game Table from Carolina Game Tables 

Carolina Game Tables has been running for about 2.5 years now

Kudos were given by some pretty notable people: worked with Ivan Van Norman from Geek & Sundry on the prototype, Mike Fehlauer, Vice President, Penny Arcade, Ben Dobyns from The Gamers Series, GeekDad.com, The Rules Lawyer, and more

Social media share stretch goals: If they reach this and you back at $2 you will get a copy of the pdf of Dinner and Dice a cookbook by gamers for gamers (Win a copy, 1st one to e-mail me correct answer)

Dinner&Dice Gamers cookbook with recipes from the likes of professionals in the industry: Marsha White from All Games Considered, Jason Bulmahn of Paizo, Nicole Lindroos from Green Ronin, Scott Woodard from Pinnacle.

Kickstarter Corner:

Space Corridor Battle Terrain

The Convergents – A Comic Themed Card Game previewed and reviews by Logan Chops, Unfiltered Gamer, Kevin from Ape Games and Cardboard Stacker

Historical Conquest 2.0

Cabinet Game Table from Carolina Game Tables

Random Coping Chess and Random Coping Chess

Next week Robert Daughtery joins us to talk about SORCERER (if we get enough downloads in time you can get this one!) giveaways Hero Realms to one lucky listener which Barbarian Leaf teases it is like evil Scrooge

Episode 59: Tabula Rasa: A colorful Pool/Bag Building Game of Champions!


Gamer Leaf sits down with Chris Peach to talk about his game Tabula Rasa: A colorful Pool/Bag Building Game of Champions!  (Funded in 1st week)

He would compare it to Renegade Games Clank & Clank in Space.

Tabula Rasa inspired by Final Fantasy and Deck building

Got his start through Magic The Gathering.

Did a lot of volunteer work. Some with Greater than Games.

Apologies for some of my guests audio being static.

AAA: Beta: Legendary the App, Jason Brenner from Upper Deck like the Marvel legendary deck builder but a different theme. “If you’re listening Jason Brenner I want you to add more”

Find them online!

Came up with name thanks to Calvin and Hobbs. Creator of that as well as Schultz creator of Peanuts are from there.

During a pregnancy most discuss/argue children names, not Chris this is when he came up with his board game company name instead.

Dallas Mehlhoff (Artist for Elder Sign and X-Wing) from fantasy flight has been with Kid Loves Tiger Games from it’s inception. Working with one of the most reputable manufacturers Ludo Fact

Game Designers out there: Chris gives his final parting advice to y’all “He can’t think of a better way to spend a Friday night than coming on Getting Geeky with Gamer Leaf……

Family Funday Friday Episode 8; Hero Realms

Family Funday Friday: Hero Realms

Tune in on 11/15/17 as we will most likely be the 1st podcast to have Rob Daughtery the CEO of White Wizard Games to talk about SORCERER now on Kickstarter and also Hero Realms.

Make sure you listen as they will be giving away a copy of Hero Realms with the character packs as well as if we can get 250+ downloads of his interview episode we will back a copy of SORCERER to go to one lucky winner!

Barbarian Leaf liked it.

Princess Leaf changes her name and has a singing debut as well as goes on a laughing fit.

Rodney Smith “Watch it played” videos pretty good.

Sky Carlisle told  us  you can play a cooperative and/or single player mode.

Monster Hunter International RPG: Savage Worlds Edition watch for the author of book this was based on.

Want to see your game on kickstarter corner o be interviewed. How can we make the show better email us!

Please commandeer someone’s iTunes and leave a review for them, just make sure you give their device back, not sure I’d be able to bail you out.

Episode 58: Heroes of History: Iron Phalanx and Dragonboat Raiders

Apologies for audio malfunctions, his cellular service through T-mobile

Gamer Leaf sits down with Sam to talk about his new game Heroes of History: Iron Phalanx and Dragonboat Raiders which was re-launched on Kickstarter.  Caezar Al-Jassar from Alley Cat Games helped him revamp things. I heard about his services on We’re not Wizards. Changed page layout as well as funding goal.

Inspiration behind game was yu-gi-oh

Reviews: James Freeman from ToDieForGames, Weldon Glenn from  DDO Players

A bit of talk about Fire Emblems and how it compares to the game

leaning towards wingo games

AAA: Mile IQ

Episode 57: Side Effects

Gamer Leaf sits down with the crew (Jen, Kat, Ben and Jade) from Pillbox Games. They fight over who’s got the most soothing voice. Also tell us all about Side Effects their new gam on Kickstarter.

Jade should’ve worked for Milton Bradley if child labor laws hadn’t been an issue you might’ve been able to play Slumopoly.

Kat’s birthday party game show is discussed. Jen took it hands down!

SideEffects inspired by Melbourne.

A lot of research went into this, it was checked by Pharmacists and MD’s alike.

Ben does beer ads and games

Reviews: Unfiltered Gamer, The Cranky Old Gamer


Face Swap(Minutes faster than Ben) Pro is $0.99

Not Hot Dog on android & iTunes

Jen gladly invites you to stalk her in person and on instagram

If you do stalk Jen come on our next sit down with pillbox games.

Kickstarter Corner:

Adventures in Zombiewoodthrough 11/11

Heroes of History: Iron Phalanx and Dragonboat Raiders

Next week Robert Daughtery joins us to talk about SORCERER

What can we do to make Family Funday Fridays Funner?

Review on iTunes!

Want your game on Getting Geeky with Gamer Leaf?

Carl of 2 Ton Porqupine told us he wanted us to ask others what they struggle with on kickstarter: An upcoming segment of me and Sky Carlisle giving you kickstarter advice. (WHAT SHOULD WE CALL THE SEGMENT?)

Episode 56: Shadow Strike Melee

Gamer Leaf sits down with Josh Buel for an exclusive interview of Pure Fun Games to talk about  Shadow Strike Melee: Ninja Card Game which is currently on Kickstarter. cody.a.rushing introduced him to gaming.

Started with Ascension, Dominion, Nuns on the run.

He traded out Dominion for Clank.

Current favorite(S): Star Wars Rebellion with his wife

War games: Kemit, Blood Rage and Adrenaline

Logan Chops video

Parade (used as prototype)+Hanabi (used mechanic but changed to competitive)= Shadow Strike Melee: Ninja Card Game

Josh also makes instructional videos for games that don’t have them according to BGG. His latest was Spike.

Talk of learning games through video. Rodney Smith and Shut up and sit down (They have comedy) for Dead of winter.

Look for a preview by The Game boy Geek.

Talk about Rahdo’s review of Santorini and how it took longer to watch than to play with Lady Leaf as she beat me so fast

Upcoming games: Shadow Strike Ninja Board game, Dogfighting in air with paintball guns (Deckbuilder)

AAA: Google Keep

Best way to get ahold of them.

Reviews by: Unfiltered Gamer, Everything Boardgames, Cardboard Stacker, Engaged family gaming, Eduardo Baraf, Gaming Bits, Gaminggang.com , Boardgame authority, Joshua Burall and Gameboy Geek

Kickstarter Corner:

Dark Naga – Confronting Hastur for 5th

Editionthrough 11/12

Our colds derange our voices and we lost Princess Leaf. But the show must go on like Richard from We’re not Wizards says.

Space Corridor Battle Terrain

The Convergents – A Comic Themed Card Game

Logan Chops previews it!

Historical Conquest 2.0 hopefully the Leaf’s will be reviving this.

Adventures in Zombiewood (FUNDED) through 11/11

Side Effects (Funded in 10 hours!) NEXT EPISODE!

Next week Robert Daughtery of White Wizard Games joins us to talk about SORCERER

Also, an upcoming guest on our Monday RPG show: Larry Correia author of Monster Hunter Inc is becoming Monster Hunter International RPG: Savage Worlds Edition (FUNDED)

Review us on iTunes, please!

Episode 55: KAPOW! – A fast and furious Superhero dice building game

Gamer Leaf sits down with Carl to talk about 2Ton Porcupines’ latest game KAPOW! – A fast and furious Superhero dice building game currently on Kickstarter.

Date’s his getting into boardgameing back to Heroquest and wizard’s of the coasts’ Magic the Gathering

Current favorites Greater than Games’ Sentinals of the Multiverse.

Buildable dice games like theirs: Asmodee’s Diceforge,Rio Grande Games’ Rattlebones

Reviews: Just got playedUnfiltered Gamer,  Undead VikingCloak & Meeple, Board Game Brawl Preview, Board Game Exposure group in UK

AAA: Overwatch by Blizard, took notes in creating their deaf hero. Spoiler for Glass Cannon Podcast: Baron being blind for a few episodes.

2Tonporqupine on FB

Praises our intro we ask the designers to start answering questions. Which will lead to a new portion of the show co-hosted with Sky Carlisle.


Gamer Leaf sat down with Darren and Karl to talk about The Monster Hunters’ Club RPG for Savage Worldswhich is currently on Kickstarter.

Karl is a freelancer and also produces with his company doghouse rules creators of Sidewinder recoiled also put out Wild West adventures for Savage Worlds.

Kids (only one’s who can actually see the monsters) in the 1980’s save the world.

Setting idea inspired by Goonies. Kickstarter was planned around release of “It” and Stranger Things 2.

We talked about our binges of Stranger Things, no spoilers. Darren most dedicated, as he and his wife arose early and watched it all day.

Talk of Savage Worlds, dice size changes but no modifiers like that of Pathfinder as heard on the Glass Cannon Podcast.

Art by OF THE GAME IS BY Veronica V. Jones.

Talk of Jason L. Blair and  Little Fears RPG.

Peginc.com to get the Savage Worlds Rule book.

On BAMF podcast

Gaming in Schools and Libraries

andThere is a review of The Monster Hunters’ Club Preview on Wine & Savages, written by Sean Tait Bircher.

Darren G. Miller was a guest on the On RPGs podcast with Donald Dennis on October 15, 2017.

Darren starts listening to someone else’s podcast.

Talk of some stretch goals. EXCITING!

AAA: Spotify, One Note, Bring Fido

CCS game: chrysalisgames


Kickstarter Corner:

City Park

Dark Naga – Confronting Hastur for 5th Editionthrough 11/12

Space Corridor Battle Terrain

The Convergents – A Comic Themed Card GameReviews by Unfiltered Gamer, Previews by Logan Chops, and The Cardboard Stacker.

Historical Conquest 2.0

Adventures in Zombiewoodthrough 11/11 Geek Dad and Twist Gaming review it. Going for 4K stretch goal let’s help them get it if not more!

Family Funday Friday Episode 7: Shadow Strike Melee and Slush Fund 2

Shadow Strike Melee by Joshua over at Pure Fun Games. Just launched on Kickstarter on 11/1. Gamer Leaf, Princess Leaf and Barbarian Leaf all LOVED it!

Only gripe Barbarian Leaf had was the Color of one of the factions.



Barbarian Leaf remembers 5 Minute Dungeon, He still liked it!



AAA: Army Men Battle Simulator



Played Dr. Finn’s Slush Fund 2

Once again the 3 of us loved it!



Barbarian Leaf joins me on Kickstarter Corner:

Dark Naga – Confronting Hastur for 5th Edition through 11/12

Space Corridor Battle Terrain



SPACEFIGHTER 11/5 back them for $1 to follow updates on this AWESOME GAME!



Adventures in Zombiewood through 11/11

Road/Kill: Vendetta less than 58 hours




The Convergents (Hopefully will be reviewing this after Logan Chops finishes up)

launched on 11/1/17



Unfiltered Gamer, Cardboard Stacker, Vince from Lucky Duck games and Kevin from Ape Games all gave GREAT reviews!



Barbarian Leaf Challenges y’all to take me on for both of these games!



Please review us on iTunes. Try to do what Richard from We’re not Wizards does, in no way do it justice.





Episode 54: End of the Trail – Find fortune in the California Gold Rush

Gamer Leaf sits down with Mike from Elf Creek Games the designer of End of the Trail – Find fortune in the California Gold Rush  


Game that he fell in love with in modern gaming: Dominion

Current favorite game: Gates of loyang TMG just re-printed last year  (designer) lighter than his other games Agrylica

Mechanic from La granja inspired mechanics of End of the Trail – Find fortune in the California Gold Rush

Part of http://www.cudoplays.com/ game design competition Visual design award winners

Wind up War from bellwethergames DesignersJessica ChuKatie Khau were previous entrants of Cudoplays

Another Entry was, victoriana by Benjamin GaileyBrad Lawrence from Game’s Afoot

Also, Claim from


Showcased it at Geekway to the West

Origins with nothing to sell

Were right across from Leader games, Mr B Games and Shoot Again Games.

Had to push KS back as Bryce Walter from “We Make Games” couldn’t make the video because of Hurricane Irma.

If you work, take a day off on the 1st day of a Kickstarter.

If you like Poker like Dave Killingsworth back this one

Rahdo says unique way to do multi use cards

Alantis Rising revising a game previously published by Zman games