Author Archives: Kurt Aumueller

A Fantastic Voyage

Space…the final frontier. That can’t be it, can it? There’s gotta be an alternate universe with cats. Where was I? We talk to Carla Kopp from Weird Giraffe Games about Stellar Leap, a 4X game about taking over an alien … Continue reading

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Pirate Booty

  Yarr! Arr! Pirates: They’re scary, they’re cool, they’re here for ye gold! Join Logan, Traci, and Kurt as they talk about Dice of Pirates, a fun filler game by Thing 12 Games. Can a tiny, pirate themed dice game … Continue reading

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Step Back, Step Sideways, Step Forward with Worker Placement Games

Have you ever played a type of game and wondered, “What games are similar to this?” In this episode, we talk about what is similar in the worker placement genre that’s a step back, step sideways, and a step forward … Continue reading

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MFGCast University

Hello, fellow students, welcome to MFGCast University. The classes are plentiful, the assignments are grueling, but the professors are phenomenal! Get ready Rodney Dangerfield as we take you through classes of Botany, Math, History, and more! School’s in session fools! … Continue reading

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Our Gen Con 50 Story

For some people Gen Con is daunting, crowded, and intimidating. For Traci and Kurt, Gen Con 50 was their chance to tell a wonderful story of games, experiences, and lots of fun to be had. Join them as they take … Continue reading

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The Bark Game Geek Episode: A Dog’s Life

Christophe Boelinger has a canine themed dog game on Kickstarter that’s good for the whole family including the hardcore gamer of the house! Up to 6 players will emBARK on an adventure to be the first to get 3 bones … Continue reading

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Cooking Rumble

Cooking…it’s not for the weak minded. When you mix in rumbling, does that make a game the hardcore match of games? Grab your ingredients, get ready to make your dishes, and LET’S RUMBLE! Cooking Rumble by Aether Tower Studios, funding … Continue reading

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Local Talent Spotlight

In this episode Dan and Kim work towards the return of Kurt while also taking enough time to appreciate a local game designer, the one and only Dr. Steve Finn. We talk about a few of his many games and … Continue reading

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Local Cons and Why They’re Great

With titans like Gen Con, Origins, PAX and all of the other big cons out there it’s easy to forget the little guy. In this episode, Dan takes two newcomers to the local con and explore the beauty of local … Continue reading

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What were excited about seeing at Gen Con 50

This will be the second year that the MFGCast will be at Gen Con, and we’re excited to schmooze with the big wigs and little wigs, see our friends, and play some games! Here are some of the games that … Continue reading

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