Cardboard Curse



Listen as four friends play old board games to find out if they are a cardboard curse or boxed blessing.


  • Cardboard Curse Episode 10 - American Idol All Star Challenge A DVD Game

    01/03/2019 Duration: 01h05min

    Spike your hair and grab your gel pens, the team belts it out with an American Idol game from 2006. Talking points include: Simon Cowell taking over parental duties This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Cardboard Curse Episode 9 - Dexter's Laboratory: The Incredible Invention vs Dee Dee

    27/01/2019 Duration: 46min

    Play at your own peril! The team sneaks past the vaulted doors where impossible games may happen that world's never seen before. Will this game be a fine day for science or will it be destroyed by Dee Dee? Highlights include: Dancing to destroy stuff and learning that short characters aren't infants Editor notes: In this episode I'm trying a new editing process. I did very minimal editing and cut almost nothing from the original recording. It makes getting episodes up easier and faster. But it means there's more "ums", "uhs", and pauses. However, the podcast sounds like a more natural conversation. This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Cardboard Curse Episode 8 - Indiana Jones DVD Adventure Game

    31/12/2018 Duration: 01h02min

    The cast journeys into their first DVD board game. Slide, jump, run, and swing your way through technical failures. Can you survive this expedition? Highlights Include: Watching just the exciting parts of movies, Spelling lessons, and Running really fast to solve your problems. This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • CBC Episode 7 - Quidditch the Game

    18/11/2018 Duration: 01h04min

    The team takes flight in this wizarding world game. Find out if it snags the snitch for the win or takes a bludger to the face and crashes to the ground. Highlights Include: Putting stickers on the board and finding 10 more friends to play this game. This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • CBC Episode 6 - Fantastic 4 vs. Dr. Doom Game

    22/09/2018 Duration: 40min

    On this 6th episode the team has to go up against Dr. Doom. How do things play out Andrea couldn't make it so we brought on another one of our board game friends, Jessica! Highlights Include: Kaitlin believing she knows every Marvel character, Olivia thinking DC and Marvel are the same, and speculation on Jessica's level of education. [Language Advisory] [Language Advisory] This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • CBC Episode 5 - SpongeBob SquarePants Bikini Bottom Beach Party Game

    19/08/2018 Duration: 41min

    On this 5th episode, the crew goes swimming with SpongeBob as they try to handle a memory game for children. Find out if this game sinks or swims. Highlights include: Kaitlin has a very bad memory, everybody wants Gary, SpongeBob lore, and making up new words. Note: The end of episode game had lots of long pauses that we cut out, so the pacing may feel really weird at times. [Language Advisory] [Language Advisory] This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Cardboard Curse Episode 4 - The Lion King Adventure Game

    26/06/2018 Duration: 59min

    On the 4th episode of Cardboard Curse, the team takes a dive into Disney with The Lion King Adventure Game. Find out how they helped Simba defeat Scar to become the Lion King(we definitely didn't steal that from the front of the box). Highlights include: Disney animation history, Olivia raves about Prince Phillip, and why alliteration is important. Note: There are a few moments in the episode with 'blip' and 'buzz' cellular interference. [Language Advisory] [Language Advisory] This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • Bonus Episode: Geekway to the West

    10/06/2018 Duration: 28min

    The team talks about their experience at the Geekway to the West board game convention. Taking a break from the usual podcast games, they take a weekend to play more contemporary games from the hobby. Bonus Bonus - Crickets chirps provide gentle ambiance through this episode This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • CBC Episode 3: Trading Spaces Game

    18/05/2018 Duration: 33min

    Can the team redecorate a room in two days with just a thousand dollars? Then they do some game design redecorating of their own. All in our 3rd episode, Trading Spaces Game! Side Note: We are very new to podcasting and with that comes technical difficulties. Unfortunately we lost the end of the episode where the team plays a game together. This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

  • CBC Episode 2: CSI The Board Game

    22/04/2018 Duration: 45min

    Kaitlin, Olivia, Jesse, and Andrea thought they were going to be working together to solve a case but instead competed against each other in CSI: The Board Game.