Bush's Board Game Thing

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Andy Bush celebrates board games and the experience of gaming, with friends Louise Molony and Brian Murphy. Each week expect passion, enthusiasm and multiple trips through gaming wormholes.


This show is powered by Zatu, visit https://www.board-game.co.uk to find your next favourite game or a brilliant family gift.


This show is produced by The Bugle, thanks to Chris Skinner and Ross Ramsey Golding.



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Episode Date
End of series Knees Up
29:56

As we enter the new year, the team round off series 4 with an episode jam packed full of unpredictable fun!


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jan 05, 2022
Terraforming Brian
33:04

Is there life on Mars? Well this week we intend to find out! In the penultimate episode before the end of the series, Andy, Brian and Louise explore the gaming juggernaut that is Terraforming Mars.


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 29, 2021
Kickstarter Special - Featuring James Hewitt!
28:50

Ever thought what it'd be like to create your own board game? Well look no further! Andy, Brian and Louise are joined by guest James Hewitt in this Kickstarter special.


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 22, 2021
Viking Games
28:40

Grab your coats and join the team as they embark on a Scandinavian adventure with a look at Viking games! 


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 15, 2021
Giggly-Puff: A Pokémon Special
26:49

Join Andy, Brian & Louise as they go head to head in the world of Pokemon. Combat-based pocket monster fun! 


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 08, 2021
Board at Christmas
25:29

Grab your winter coats and wooly hats! This week, Andy, Brian and Louise bring some festive fun with a look ahead towards Christmas.


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 01, 2021
The Amazing Ian Livingstone Special
35:16

This week Andy, Brian and Louise pick their own paths with a look at 'Choose Your Own Adventure' games. Special feature from legendary Fighting Fantasy author Ian Livingstone. 


We bring the games to life on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 24, 2021
Sting in his Pants
31:54

This week in board games, the gang venture into the world of science fiction. With focus on the game Dune, Andy, Brian and Louise battle it out! Join them for an adventure full of mystery and tactics. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk

This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 17, 2021
Cool Hand Brian
27:10

This week, Andy, Brian and Louise get nimble. Dexterity is the name of the game, but can the team really navigate their fingers and thumbs? Join us for logistical fun.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk

This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 10, 2021
Talisman Extravaganza
32:10

This week the team embark on a mythical quest! Join Andy, Brian and Louise for fantasy-themed fun. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk

This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 03, 2021
Louise's Bats
31:20

With halloween fast approaching, the team get spooky! Join Andy, Brian and newbie Louise for frightening fun, as they take a look at ghost games. Buy the games we talk about at Zatu.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk

This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Oct 26, 2021
Spy Games
35:28

And we're back! Catch up with the team for the first episode of series 4. All new features, all new games and one brand new podcaster. Louise joins Brian and Andy for some spy-based board game fun, as we kick off whats sure to be another spectacular series!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk

This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Oct 19, 2021
Travelling Solo!
23:23

We're back! As we warm up for the start of series 4 next month, Andy gives a run on some top tier games you can play on the go. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Aug 19, 2021
BYO Jellied Eels
34:43

Join the team for one last push in this season finale, as they take a look at outdoor games! Keep an eye out for an extra special pitch at the end of the pod, and make sure to come back for a whole heap of fun in season 4!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk

This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jul 20, 2021
Racing Games
32:56

Join Andy and the team as they look at racing games, and what it takes to be fastest on the board! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jul 13, 2021
Kevin Hart the Vampire Labrador
40:48

Andy, Brian and Eloise look at vampire games. Join them on a blood-thirsty adventure where counters are replaced with The Count. Includes a special feature from the game 'Thousand Year Old Vampire' 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jul 06, 2021
Atlantis Death Cult
32:30

Andy, Eloise and Brian take a look at water games. Can you sea who wins and who tanks it? Aqua-ire a taste for new games!

We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jun 29, 2021
Underage Malibu Drinking
40:08

Andy, Eloise and Brian look at games focused on mental health, and how to keep a positive mindset during tough times. Special feature from YouTube board game personality Ricky Royal. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jun 22, 2021
On The Road
33:53

Andy and the team take a look at portable games and how to have fun on the go. Essential summer prep!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jun 16, 2021
Space Crumpet
40:00

This week, Andy, Eloise and Brian take a look at finance games, with a little inspiration from a certain someone in the team. Financial fun with the inclusion of all new features! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jun 08, 2021
World Builders
32:45

Andy, Eloise and B-Man look at games that create stories and build worlds. Imaginative fun with a special feature from game designer Matthew Dawkins! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jun 01, 2021
A Horse Called Sia
35:48

Join Andy, Brian and Eloise as they venture into the world of detective games and the art of solving crime!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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May 26, 2021
Mindfulness and Milk Shots
37:15

This week, Andy and the team look at mindful games, with focus on the mechanics behind a blissful state of mind. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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May 18, 2021
Pecky Boi
36:24

This week Andy, Eloise and Brian take a look at conflict games, with focus on 'Root' which encapsulates epic battles between species! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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May 11, 2021
Daddy Kandy
39:48

Join Andy, Brian and new team member Eloise, as they explore gateway games that you can use to get friends and family into this fine hobby.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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May 04, 2021
The Jessocalypse
40:38

Andy and Brian say a final farewell to Jess as she sadly departs from the show. Supercharged fun as always in this series finale. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Apr 14, 2021
Say What You See
39:30

This week, join Andy, Brian and Jess as they take a look into the world of Gameshows, with features including Catchphrase

and The Chase!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Apr 06, 2021
Ladybird Express
35:41

This week Andy and the team take a look at board game aesthetics! Art filled fun with a special feature from guest Ross Connell 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Mar 30, 2021
Watch Your Back
33:08

This week Andy and the team take a look at one of Jess' favourite games, and the skills needed to overcome your fellow gamers! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Mar 24, 2021
Big Lou's Warehouse Fiasco
30:44

Andy and the team look at cooperative games, and the skills needed to work together! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Mar 17, 2021
Bored Games
41:16

Bored Games! Andy and the team look at the different ways people can keep themselves busy during lockdown!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Mar 10, 2021
Gangster Games
39:08

This week, Andy and co. look at Mob Games and what it's like to be a gangster!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Mar 03, 2021
Speedy Games, with Matt Edmondson
40:08

This week, Andy and the team look at speedy games! Games you can pick up and play immediately, as well as being joined by radio and TV personality Matt Edmondson.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Feb 24, 2021
Feed Me
38:36

This week Andy and co explore the world of food games and the mechanics behind edible fun...


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Feb 17, 2021
Getting Jiggy With It
38:37

This week Andy & co. look at the mechanics behind jigsaws, with a delightful feature from guest Emma Jones


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Feb 10, 2021
Feline Fun
31:48

This week, Andy and the gang venture into the world of cat games, an episode jam packed with feline fun 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Feb 03, 2021
Bedtime Gladiators
36:54

This week, Andy, Brian and Jess explore the mechanics behind creating board games! Plus, a special feature from board game designer guest James Hewitt. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jan 27, 2021
Shane, Lorraine, Wayne, Elaine and Dwayne
37:12

Andy and the team explore the world of storytelling games. 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jan 20, 2021
Super Sleuths
36:36

This week Andy and the team explore Detective games, and the art of solving crime! 


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jan 13, 2021
Top 20!
30:09

Andy presents another solo show where he delivers the complete rundown of the Top 20 Zatu games of 2020 - essential lockdown listening - take notes!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Jan 06, 2021
Hand Solo
30:33

This week it's just Andy, passing these strange times in Betwixtmas with some solo games.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 30, 2020
Burny Burny Spoon Bum
35:44

This week Andy, Jess and Brian discuss party games! Pour some egg nog, pull up a chair and get playing...


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 23, 2020
World War 3
44:34

This week Andy, Jess and Brian discuss war games.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 16, 2020
Brian's Headless Snowman
37:12

This week Andy, Jess and Brian discuss card games.


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 09, 2020
Anyone know the way to the mines of Phandelver?
38:48

Andy, Brian and Jess travel into the world of adventure games!


We have an Instagram place: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamething/


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu at http://board-game.co.uk


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Dec 02, 2020
Spock in Jeans
37:10

Andy, Jess and Brian celebrate Sci-Fi board games with a tour through their favourites.


We have an Instagram place.


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu.


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 25, 2020
The Loneliness of Pandas
35:16

Andy, Jess and Brian celebrate lockdown with a tour through the best one player games. Features a made up game called Discombobulated Magic Monsters - contact us to help launch it!


We have an Instagram place


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu.


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 18, 2020
Phil Columbo
36:46

Oh the irony! this week it's travel games! Andy, Jess and Brian are back and need boardgames to get through the week. What's in their bedrooms? What's The Knack? And, what's a Porn Star Martini?


We have an Instagram place


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu.


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 11, 2020
Politics, Sausages and bin juice
39:28


Andy, Brian and Jess discuss political board games. Also - bin juice and quotes about sausages.


We have an Instagram place


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu.


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Nov 04, 2020
Ghost of the Atlantic
43:04

Andy, Brian and Jess are back to discuss board games based around TV and movie games.


We have an Instagram place


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu.


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.



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Oct 28, 2020
Carole Baskin Monopoly
39:22

Andy, Brian and Jess are here to discuss board games, starting with classics. Is Jess a board game hipster? Why is Brian dressed like a smurf?


Want to try a new board game? Visit Zatu.


This episode was produced by Ross Ramsey Golding for The Bugle.





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Oct 21, 2020
Introducing Bush's Board Game Thing
1:14

Introducing Bush's Board Game Thing where Andy Bush celebrates board games and the experience of gaming, with friends Jess Temby and Brian Murphy. Each week expect passion, enthusiasm and multiple trips through gaming wormholes.


This series is powered by Zatu, visit https://www.board-game.co.uk to find your next favourite game or a brilliant family gift.


This series is produced by The Bugle, thanks to Chris Skinner and Ross Ramsey Golding.



Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Oct 09, 2020