Friday, September 30, 2022

Meeple Mentor Reviews VENN

Jared and Holly share their thoughts in a board game review of VENN from The Op Games.

Released on September 30, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/FPnydhC0ero



Thursday, September 29, 2022

Meeple Mentor Reviews Wormholes

Jared and Holly share their thoughts in a board game review of Wormholes from AEG. Designed by Peter McPherson.

Released on September 29, 2022. Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/8P8-lB3bcy4



Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Meeple Mentor Reviews SPECTRE: the Board Game

Jared and Holly share their thoughts in a board game review of SPECTRE: the Board Game from The Op Games. Designed by Javier Angeriz-Caburrasi, Antoine Bauza, Juan Echenique, Stefano Guerriero, Rob Harris, Corentin Lebrat, Ludovic Maublanc, and Théo Rivière.

Released on September 28, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/nI9IpwsyeT4



Off the Shelf: Gloomhaven: Jaws of the Lion

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Gloomhaven: Jaws of the Lion off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on September 28, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/iQFRqeUgwy8



Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Meeple Mentor Reviews Towering Purrfection

Jared and Holly share their thoughts in a board game review of Towering Purrfection from Flame Point Games Designed by Andrew Kuplic.

Released on September 27, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/XnI3Ocm_KLk



Monday, September 26, 2022

Meeple Mentor Reviews Flamecraft

Jared and Holly share their thoughts in a board game review of Flamecraft from Cardboard Alchemy. Designed by Manny Vega.

Released on September 26, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/pO9upDWXvKg



Saturday, September 24, 2022

Unboxing Towering Purrfection

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes the demo copy of Towering Purrfection from Flame Point Games Designed by Andrew Kuplic.

Released on September 24, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/o0vUbaqDUr4



Friday, September 23, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: September 23, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of September 23, 2022.

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/pLBVopdcdl4



Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Unboxing Expedition to Newdale

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes and opens Expedition to Newdale from Lookout Games. Designed by Alexander Pfister.

Released on September 20, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/PukOzt8Zjrg





Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Unboxing Low Lands

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes and opens Lowlands from Feuerland Spiele. Designed by Claudia Partenheimer and Ralf Partenheimer.

Released on September 20, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/mzErqIBxFDc



Unboxing Love Letter: Princess Princess Ever After

Watch as Meeple Mentor opens and unboxes Love Letter: Princess Princess Ever After from Renegade Game Studios. Designed by Seiji Kanai.

Released on September 20, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/mFe7F6va1qY



Learn to Play New York Slice

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play New York Slice from Bezier Games. Designed by Jeffrey D. Allers.

Released on September 20, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/enE3eNwtpqg



Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Off the Shelf: Mariposas

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Mariposas off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on September 14, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/JWKE120vnkg



Monday, September 12, 2022

Unboxing Flamecraft

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Flamecraft from Cardboard Alchemy and Lucky Duck Games. Designed by Manny Vega.

Released on September 12, 2022
Public YouTube link:https://youtu.be/KvvJ8aXton8



Friday, September 9, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: September 9, 2022

 Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of September 9, 2022

Released on September 9, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/Mx2FURBL2Xo



Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Unboxing Sunset Over Water: Pocket Edition

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes the new Sunset Over Water Pocket Edition by Pencil First Games. Designed by Eduardo Baraf, Steve Finn, and Keith Matejka.

Released on September 8, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/_pnma-tq5zo



Learn to Play Marvel Dice Throne (all Heroes, Player counts)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Marvel Dice Throne from The Op.  Designed by Gavan Brown, Nate Chatellier, and Manny Trembley.

Released on September 6, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/KPDPvyTIq-Q



Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Off the Shelf: Scythe

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Scythe off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on August 31, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/hhKBIWwr3CY



Sunday, August 28, 2022

Unboxing SPECTRE the Board Game

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play #BoardGame from Modiphius Entertainment. Designed by Javier Angeriz-Caburrasi, Antoine Bauza, Juan Echenique, Stefano Guerriero, Rob Harris, Corentin Lebrat, Ludovic Maublanc, and Théo Rivière.

Released on August 28, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/7c0Oiaeo_C4



Friday, August 26, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: August 26, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby.  Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks.  Your one-stop video for the news you need to know.  As of August 26, 2022

Released on August 26, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/STHxXAt3RcM



Friday, August 19, 2022

Unboxing Etherfields: Stretch Goals (Harpy and She-Wolf)

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Etherfields stretch goals received from wave 2 of their Kickstarter, from Awaken Realms. Two new campaigns: Harpy and She-Wolf. Designed by Michał Oracz.

Released on August 19, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/2ICWNniUMYQ



Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Unboxing Celestia

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Celestia from BLAM! Designed by Aaron Weissblum.

Released on August 17, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/n-cR5mbDah8



Unboxing Jurassic Park Chess Set

Watch as Meeple Mentor opens the Jurassic Park licensed Chess Set from Universal City Studios.

Released on August 17, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/bTYO-AI_W-4



Off the Shelf: Catan

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Settlers of Catan off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on August 17, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/JNah4djSaC4



Tuesday, August 16, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: August 15, 2022 Part 2 (New Games!!)

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and new games announced or launched in the past month. As of August 15, 2022 Check out part 1’s video to see crowdfunding and industry news! https://youtu.be/2X-74jBsLuw

Released on August 16, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/dMZAwLDaNd0 



Learn to Play Ark Nova (and solo)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Ark Nova from Capstone Games.  Designed by Mathias Wigge.

Released on August 16, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/HGNvEcNc2rI



Friday, August 12, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: Aug 12, 2022 (PART 1: Crowdfunding/Industry/Channel Update)

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 4 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of August 12, 2022.

This is a two-part news episode. Part 2 (coming soon) goes over the newly announced games and expansions coming to retail!

Released on August 12, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/2X-74jBsLuw



Sunday, August 7, 2022

Big Channel Update!

 Check out what's going on right now surrounding the future of the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Lot's of changes and important announcements!

Released on August 7, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/sHj2pemZRyU



Wednesday, August 3, 2022

Off the Shelf: Horrified

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Horrified off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on August 3, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/FtWG6ocGKSc



Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Learn to Play Chai (plus Solo and Variants)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Chai from Steeped Games. Designed by Dan Kazmaier and Connie Kazmaier.

Released on August 2, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/hvPp5IBrzFI



Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Meeple Mentor Plays ShoBu

Watch as the Meeple Mentor team plays a board game on camera! Today we're playing ShoBu from Smirk and Laughter. Designed by Jamie Sajdak and Manolis Vranas.

Released on July 13, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/ui7PlPuJhhA



Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Off the Shelf: On Tour

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes On Tour off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on July 20, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/pakehnEcYPc



Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Learn to Play Viticulture World (and solo)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Viticulture World from Stonemaier Games. Designed by Mihir Shah and Francesco Testini. Viticulture World is the latest expansion from Stonemaier Games for their hit worker placement game, Viticulture. You will need the base game to play.

Released on July 19, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/wbZB_kmVC9o



Friday, July 15, 2022

Unboxing GOLEM

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes GOLEM from Cranio Creations. Designed by Flaminia Brasini, Virginio Gigli, and Simone Luciani.

Released on July 15, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/N7bJhjI7TKs



Thursday, July 14, 2022

Unboxing Venn

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Venn from The Op and AEG.

Released on July 14, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/NKYE6dEFwME



Unboxing Smash Up: Disney Edition

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Smash Up: Disney edition from The Op and AEG. Designed by Sean Fletcher and Paul Peterson.

Released on July 14, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/vQw747YM8HY



Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Meeple Mentor Plays Menara

Watch as the Meeple Mentor team plays a board game on camera! Today we're playing Menara, from 999 Games. Designed by Oliver Richtberg.

Released on June 29, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/O2AvbwQlvC4



Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Meeple Mentor Plays Viticulture World

Watch as the Meeple Mentor team plays a board game on camera! Today we're playing the Viticulture World cooperative expansion from Stonemaier Games Designed by Mihir Shah and Francesco Testini.

Released on July 12, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/DZ8qkufXRts



Friday, July 8, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: July 8, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of July 8, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/fM4q6r6pa88



Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Unboxing Marvel: Dice Throne

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Marvel Dice Throne from Roxley Games and The Op. Designed by Gavan Brown, Nate Chatellier, and Manny Trembley.

Released on July 6, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/omDHHjxu6dw



Off the Shelf: Tak

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Tak off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on July 6, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/OzchUm-JgTk



Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Learn to Play Guns or Treasure

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Guns or Treasure from Castillo Games. Designed by Bryce Brown.

Released on July 5, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/qoy4FnTC87E



Monday, June 27, 2022

Unboxing Circadians: First Light

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Circadians First Light from Garphill Games. Designed by S J Macdonald.

Released on June 27, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/KqkGdt0o2YA



Unboxing Circadians: Chaos Order

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Circadians Chaos Order from Garphill Games. Designed by S J Macdonald.

Released on June 27, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/xaTq47DeXOI



Saturday, June 25, 2022

Meeple Mentor Plays- Nut Hunt, live on Kickstarter now!

Watch as the Meeple Mentor team plays a board game on camera! Today we're playing Nut Hunt from Pine Island Games Designed by Jasper Burch. Now on Kickstarter! Kickstarter page: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pineislandgames/nut-hunt/

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/du55Lmb6EUQ



Friday, June 24, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: June 24, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby.  Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks.  Your one-stop video for the news you need to know.  As of June 24, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/mO1flEChi90



Thursday, June 23, 2022

Brand New Review- Nut Hunt, Live on Kickstarter Now

Watch as Stephen and Jared give their thoughts on and review Nut Hunt from Pine Island Games. Designed by Jasper Burch. Now funding on Kickstarter! Kickstarter campaign: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/pineislandgames/nut-hunt/?ref=kicktraq

Released on June 23, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/1hOB0ZZR_k0



Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Off the Shelf: Azul

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Azul off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on June 22, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/7cFBoMh1snY



Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Learn to Play Trajan

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Trajan from Renegade Game Studios. Designed by Stefan Feld.

Released on June 21, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/gO22eK9mB_U



Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Meeple Mentor Plays Tokyo Highway

Watch as the Meeple Mentor team plays a board game on camera! Today we're playing Tokyo Highway from Happy Baobab. Designed by Naotaka Shimamoto and Yoshiaki Tomioka.

Released on June 15, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/3bvXIyhVOxw



Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Mentor Minutes, Episode 42: ReCon 2022, Ark Nova, Perseverance, Viticulture World and more!

Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more. In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen discuss their recent trip to the ReCon convention in NC, and several new games played recently. Ark Nova, Perseverance Castaway Chronicles, Dreamscape, The Search for Planet X, Viticulture World, and more!

Released on June 14, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/t3gAh4ssCtM



Saturday, June 11, 2022

Unboxing Viticulture World and Wine Crate

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Viticulture World and the Wine Crate from Stonemaier Games. Designed by Jamey Stegmaier.

Released on June 11, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/j57F6YVhJOM



Friday, June 10, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: June 10, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby.  Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks.  Your one-stop video for the news you need to know.  As of June 10, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/nHXZSevncgE



Unboxing Gravwell second edition!

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Gravwell 2nd edition from Renegade Game Studios. Designed by Corey Young.

Released on June 10, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/2lizo5gQdkE



Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Off the Shelf: Codenames

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Codenames off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on June 8, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/khJm7uwyZaI



Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Learn to Play Tidal Blades: Heroes of the Reef (+Solo, 2-Playr, Adv Variants, Anglers Cove Exp)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play Tidal Blades: Heroes of the Reef from Druid City Games. Designed by Tim Eisner, and Ben Eisner.

Released on June 7, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/PIMBF7ass2U



Friday, June 3, 2022

Unboxing Bitoku

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Bitoku from DEVIR Games. Designed by Germán P. Millán.

Released on June 3, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/KwsVhk6rQQw



Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Unboxing My Father's Work

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes My Father's Work from Renegade Game Studios. Designed by T. C. Petty III.

Released on June 1, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/1jWozJ5KudQ



Friday, May 27, 2022

What’s New in Board Gaming: May 27, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby.  Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks.  Your one-stop video for the news you need to know.  As of May 27, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/jou5JzMlxs8



Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Off the Shelf: Ticket to Ride

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Ticket to Ride off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on May 25, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/pfHWOujexeQ



Off the Shelf: Camel Up

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Camel Up off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on May 25, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/kKCC5v3xLrw



Off the Shelf: Photosynthesis

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Photosynthesis off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on May 25, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/AhebWx1rP-8



Off the Shelf- Everdell

Jared from Meeple Mentor takes Everdell off the shelf to talk about why it's the game you should play!

Released on May 25, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/6vVa2ED0ifg



Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Mentor Minutes, Episode 41: The Importance of Theme, Ep4: Let's Make a Game!

Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more. In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen discuss the importance of theme in board games. Is it necessary, or even helpful when learning a game? Should you talk about it when teaching the game? We also talk more about ideas for our board game we're designing.

Released on May 24, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/7rBJ2mXqvlQ



Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Learn to Play The Thing: The Boardgame (plus Solo)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play The Thing: The Boardgame from Pendragon Game Studio. Designed by Giuseppe Cicero, Andrea Crespi.

Released on May 17, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/R3D_m9KtwFk



Friday, May 13, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: May 13, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 3 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of May 13, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/V6DThP_KOqY



Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Jay's Takeaways: Just One

Jay takes a couple minutes to share his thoughts on board games. In this video, he discusses the game Just One from Repos Production. Designed by Ludovic Roudy and Bruno Sautter.

Released on May 11, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/S_elFpy0neM



Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Unboxing Ark Nova

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Ark Nova from Capstone Games. Designed by Mathias Wigge.

Released on May 10, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/NuFfvxU6oEc



Mentor Minutes, Episode 40: Interviewing Curt Covert of Smirk and Dagger

 Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more.

In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen talk to Curt Covert, owner of Smirk and Dagger all about upcoming games, game design, industry challenges, indie growth, and more!

Released on May 10, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/WdpvQZq-RjE


Thursday, May 5, 2022

Meeple Mentor Plays The THING: the Boardgame (7 Players)

Watch as the Meeple Mentor crew play The Thing the boardgame for the first time! Jared and Stephen host 5 friends to record a full playthrough together! Enjoy! The Thing the Boardgame is from Pendragon Game Studios. Designed by Giuseppe Cicero and Andrea Crespi

Released on May 5, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/RkBecbE7v_M



Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Unboxing Rolling Realms

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Rolling Realms from Stonemaier Games. Designed by Jamey Stegmaier.

Released on May 4, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/yd3E-2BQtaw



Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Learn to Play The Isle of Cats (plus Solo, Family Mode)

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play The Isle of Cats from The City of Games. Designed by Frank West.

Released on May 3, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/0p8YY7QNoGU



Friday, April 29, 2022

Unboxing Perseverance: Castaway Chronicles

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Perseverance: Castaway Chronicles episodes 1 and 2 from Mindclash Games. Designed by Richard Amann, Thomas Vande Ginste, Viktor Peter, Wolf Plancke, and Dávid Turczi

Released on April 29, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/4jPrd1QjUQE



Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Jay's Takeaways: Dune: Imperium

Jay takes a couple minutes to share his thoughts on board games. In this video, he discusses the game Dune: Imperium from Dire Wolf. Designed by Paul Dennen.

Released on April 27, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/AOhcCzErdeE



Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Mentor Minutes, Episode 39: Dark Souls the Board Game, Wine, The Thing, +Ep2: Let's Make a Game!

Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more. In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen discuss the Dark Souls board game, The Thing: the Boardgame, wines, and revisit creating their own board game. Episode two of "Let's Make a Game!"

Released on April 26, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/J5WE7EuGCmw



Friday, April 22, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: April 22, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of April 22, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/xQRBVZVG1OU



Thursday, April 21, 2022

Meeple Mentor Reviews: PolyHero Dice

Watch as Jared from Meeple Mentor takes a look and reviews four of the dice sets from Tabletop Tycoon, known as PolyHero Dice!

Released on April 21, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/wafbf6WzwWM



Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Unboxing The Thing: the Boardgame

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes The Thing: the Boardgame from Pendragon Game Studios. Designed by Giuseppe Cicero and Andrea Crespi.

Released on April 20, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/NtEY1SotwDo



Unboxing Ham's Sandwich Shop

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Ham's Sandwich Shop, from Graphic335. It's a Japanese-made family-weight game for 2 to 3 players. So cute!

Released on April 20, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/l6MQuIMWHI4



Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Learn to Play Cellulose (+variants and SOLO)

Cellulose is the latest science game by Genius Games, and has you building the cell wall of a plant cell. It's a great addition to your worker placement game collection! It's a ton of fun!

Release date: April 19, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/W7vSYRb41g8


Friday, April 15, 2022

Unboxing Dog Lover card game

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Dog Lover from AEG. Designed by David Short.


Released on April 15, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/v8e--JF-7hI 



Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Jay's Takeaways: Stone Age

Jay takes a couple minutes to share his thoughts on board games. In this video, he discusses the game Stone Age from Z-Man Games. Designed by Bernd Brunnhofer.

Released on April 13, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/XkGUNjJEqmU



Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Mentor Minutes, Episode 38: Movie Board Games (+Elden Ring, Serial Killers?!)

Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more. In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen discuss movie-themed board games, Elden Ring video game, serial killers, and more!

Released on April 12, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/L2QZB_WF7tE



Friday, April 8, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: April 8, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 3 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of April 8, 2022

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/qA9OFG3uxi8



Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Unboxing Dead Reckoning

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes AEG's latest Kickstarter delivery of the pirate card-crafting game, Dead Reckoning. Designed by John D. Clair.

Released on April 6, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/dKPY_MoMw_4



Unboxing Works of Wonder expansion (Architects of the West Kingdom)

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Works of Wonder, the second expansion to Architects of the West Kingdom, from Garphill Games. Designed by Shem Phillips, and S J Macdonald. Also look at the collector's box for Architects, and the promos included.

Released on April 6, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/ahywBuDkUeg



Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Unboxing Star Wars card game: Sabacc (Galaxy's Edge)

Watch as Meeple Mentor opens and explains about the cool Star Wars card game Sabacc, found in the various movies. The card game is only sold at Disney World's Hollywood Studios WITHIN the Galaxy's Edge area of the park. Good luck!

Released on April 6, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/JuZE4ynCIxE



Learn to Play Winter Kingdom

Winter Kingdom is the big sequel to Kingdom Builder, by Queen Games. It's all about building out your houses and forts across the land and scoring points for positioning. It's fun!  Check out the tutorial!

Released on April 5, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/m0Zvdt96ltk



Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Jay's Takeaways: Patchwork

Jay takes a couple minutes to share his thoughts on board games. In this video, he discusses the game Patchwork from Lookout Games. Designed by Uwe Rosenberg.

Released on March 30, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/qTyn_iQ9en0



Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Mentor Minutes, Episode 37: Let's Make a Game! (ep1)

Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more.

In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen discuss board game mechanisms, try to come up with a new game, and cover music topics and more!

Released on March 22, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/8k6C7s-ws-E



Saturday, March 19, 2022

Unboxing Darkridge Reunion

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Darkridge Reunion from Starlux Games.

Released on March 19, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/qRAj2KxdL9A



Friday, March 18, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: March 18, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of March 18, 2022.
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/r9gR9iyrb4c



Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Jay's Takeaways: Scythe

Jay takes a couple minutes to share his thoughts on board games. In this video, he discusses the game Scythe from Stonemaier Games.

Released on March 16, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/SAALy4QOaCs



Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Learn to Play The Hunger

Watch as Meeple Mentor prepares you to play The Hunger from Renegade Game Studios. Designed by Richard Garfield.

Released on March 15, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/pJ7Dj8is2-Q



Sunday, March 13, 2022

Unboxing Cellulose: A Plant Cell Biology Game

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Cellulose: A Plant Cell Biology Game from Genius Games. Designed by John Coveyou and Steve Schlepphorst.

Released on March 13, 2022
Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/N_4_hXUv75s



Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Unboxing The Night Cage

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes The Night Cage from Smirk and Dagger Games. Designed by Christopher Ryan Chan, Chris McMahon, and Rosswell Saunders.

Released on March 9, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/cZ1dNQ9vImc



Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Unboxing Winter Kingdom

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes Winter Kingdom from Queen Games. Designed by Donald X. Vaccarino.

Released on March 8, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/HvaBKh_Ubo4



Mentor Minutes, Episode 36: Tantrum Con 2022 and Stormlight Archive

Mentor Minutes is a board game podcast series based on the Meeple Mentor YouTube channel. Jared and Stephen discuss board games, top 10's, and more. In this episode, watch as Jared and Stephen discuss their recent trip to Charlotte, NC for Tantrum Con 2022! Then, we discuss Call to Adventure: Stormlight Archive, movies, and more!

Released on March 8, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/mbsCzmGfmXA



Monday, March 7, 2022

Unboxing SHŌBU

Watch as Meeple Mentor unboxes ShoBu from Smirk and Dagger Games. Designed by Manolis Vranas and Jamie Sajdak.

Released on March 7, 2022 Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/GlmBFm--7Is



Friday, March 4, 2022

What's New in Board Gaming: March 4, 2022

Check out the latest news surrounding the board gaming hobby. Jared from Meeple Mentor gathers some of the top announcements, hot games buzz, and crowdfunded games launched in the past 2 weeks. Your one-stop video for the news you need to know. As of March 4, 2022.

Public YouTube link: https://youtu.be/pKjQb8o5mMI