Top 10 Board Games Gaining Popularity | June 2021 -

Top 10 Board Games Gaining Popularity | June 2021

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Counting down the Top 10 tabletop, card, and board games that are gaining popularity this month, to help you find the best new games that people are playing, backing on Kickstarter, and talking about!

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  1. Calling it My Workers' Father is still interestingly correct albeit a bit fourth wall breaking, because it's still about your workers' Father (and also his work).Love seeing those flubs left in every now and again. If I was drinking something at the time I would've spat it all over my computer.

  2. Kemet is one I own but will definitely be buying the new version. Dont own Clash O C, but again another imminent purchase…Great show๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜

  3. Chaz you are doing very well. Even with the mess ups, you go into it with a smile ๐Ÿ™‚

    I love reboots of games, as long as it updates the gameplay. Something that just updates art is not my jam.

    Also…there is a disgruntled scorpion at my front door…kinda raises more questions on theming and how a scorpion could end up in Virginia ๐Ÿค”

  4. Momenten!!!!!! Knowing is half the battle!!!!!!! (Yeah Chaz throwing in a friendly reminder on that statement ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. I own the old Kemet, and I will not be buying the new version. I have too many good memories with the old board and art. I have the dedalus insert, (from being convinced from watch it played) and will be keeping it all together with the old version. There are not enough new changes to warrant a getting the new version. Maybe more expansions will convince me, until then, I shall continue playing my old version with the beautiful wooden insert.

  6. Liked the Chaz Backed info. I'd watch a show where you all get together on zoom and talk about games you got and/or backed each month.

  7. Even the goof ups are funny and entertaining when you do it Chaz. And it takes a lot of effort to write a script that is self aware. After all Watch It Played >> WIP >> Work In Progress.
    Does my logic make sense? No.
    Is it somehow thematically consistent to this video? Maybe.
    Is there a point to these questions? Yes.
    What's the point? ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ Exactly!

  8. Waiting for the Monunental Edition of Clash of Cultures here ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

  9. The Cliiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimmmmmbeeeeeeeeeeers!

  10. I think you're doing super great Chaz!! Keep on doing what you do and avoid all those disgruntled scorpion ๐Ÿ˜‚

  11. Anyone else miss when it was the same 10 games every week with almost no exceptions? Jk ๐Ÿ˜›

  12. Although I never tried Isle of Cats, I don't find cat themed games that exciting. The only cat related game I own in VindiCATion. ๐Ÿ˜‰

  13. I have partly mastered time travel. I am able to move 1 second forward every second. I just can't stop ๐Ÿ™

  14. 10 games making a nice CLIMB .. scorpions that might rock you like a hurricane … just another quality video from the Watch It Played crew!

  15. Oh look Rodney, it's another episode of 'The Climbers'๐Ÿ˜‰

  16. This channel proves every week that it is one of the best on YouTube. If you arenโ€™t on their Patreon, you all are missing out on supporting some top shelf content creators.

  17. Chaz, are you sure that Dr. Lobo doesn't use hobos as his henchmen? Maybe he provides employment and medical care for those who otherwise would just ride the rails.

  18. I have Kemet and If I have not missed the kickstarter I would have gotten the new one…I probably still will, the new minis are nice.

  19. More like BlooperTen. Grate script Chaz… i meant Great.

  20. I too am getting Stationfall, looks to be very unique! ๐Ÿ™‚

  21. Chaz with the purr-fect lines as always, thanks for the great video!

  22. I think it is an interesting state of the industry that almost all of the games gaining popularity are either reprints or on kickstarter. Plus, Chad Marker is basically a one-man blooper reel, so that's a stretch goal well worth the deluxe pledge.

  23. The Isle Of Cats look likes a game that Rodney should play with his cat, and maybe post a picture of on social media in the future. He would be purr-fact for it.

    As nice video as always. I also want to add what the point values (+25) under the ranks number are off, and if that has something to do with points on BoardGameGeek or someting. That part has never been explained in these videos, and I always notice it there when it's there, hence why I ask.

    And speaking of the video, it's nice to see more space-theme games on this game. In fact, a lot of space-themed games seems to make these lists often every month. I wonder if sci-fi is very popular in the board game hobby right now. And maybe someday, a Star Wars board game will make the list in honor of that sci-fi theme going on in recent countdown videos.

  24. These and the top 10 picks videos are by far my favorite! Keep up the good work!
    I think you are doing super.great ๐Ÿ™‚
    Super looking forward to Stationfall…hard to wait.

  25. I backed Stationfall immediately after having played it on TTS. Can't get enough of it!

  26. My father's work looks interesting. Have to say though, I miss Chaz's own channel.
    Can't figure out how Hasbro developed all those games without kick-starter.

  27. I guess after nailing Kennerspiel des Jahres – something few YouTubers seem to do – your tongue dropped the mic and walked offstage. (Can't say "Lobo" without it!)

    Also, I own that shirt. I guess that means I can guest-star on Watch It Plaid! I want to be the character whose head explodes when words are somewhat-reasonably mispronounced. That will really stretch my acting muscle (I only have one)…

  28. Iโ€™m here for Dr. Hobo, what exactly did he earn his doctorate in?

  29. Fun fact! This episode was recorded in one take!

  30. You are doing most excellent … although I believe you could've enthusiastically emphasized "Questar!" better

    Just say'n

  31. Super great for keeping it fresh and I will be buying Kemet Blood and Sand! ๐Ÿ˜Š

  32. Does anybody else think Momen-ten sounds like a good name for a board game? ๐Ÿ˜†

  33. Kemet pronounced ka-met other than that great video.

  34. I own and never played Agents of Smersh. I backed this one as hopefully the best version of the game. Love Everything EPIC! I like the format of this video with you boarding the struggle bus thus proving you are human. No human can have that much talent with alliteration. And as the great MST3K would say on a blown scene, "Just fix it in post." Keep up the great work!

  35. We wouldnโ€™t have known the video was going badly if you didnโ€™t tell us ๐Ÿ˜ great video as always!

  36. My Father's Work is one I'm really looking forward to getting and I already have a couple of friends who are interested in trying it out.

  37. I'm not in a hurry to get Kemet. I'll wait till I notice the price is below mapp.

  38. I'm a bit late to this video but I've come bearing bacon.

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