Kellen Allen Larker  (He/Him)
Associate Writer and Podcaster

Kellen Allen Laker is the Red Tank of Board Game Barrage. He’s a social gamer, who prefers mean and interactive games where you have to fight your opponents to win.

His favorite games include Innovation, Cosmic Encounter, and Cthulhu Wars.

You can find more of his work on Board Game Barrage,and us also the home of theBoar Game Barrage Podcast podcast, a fortnightly podcast covering industry news that Iain hosts with his friend Jamie Adams.

 

Kellen Allen Larker
Associate Writer and Podcaster
 

 

Podcasts by Kellen Allen Larker

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boardgamebarrage
November 22, 2019
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Uh oh, you're not enjoying the game you're playing. Now what? Is it okay to excuse yourself? Maybe it's better that you just call it rather than co...
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Quitting a board game
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boardgamebarrage
November 14, 2019
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Where has the year gone?! It's almost time to start packing our bags for various family gatherings, and inevitably the most important question beco...
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Top Five Games for the Holidays
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boardgamebarrage
November 01, 2019
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It took us almost a hundred episodes, but we finally reveal how to have fun with your friends even when you're losing. Specifically, we're talking ...
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How to enjoy a board game even when you are losing
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boardgamebarrage
October 18, 2019
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We're joined by the Blue Tank for a quick look back at SHUX, before we dive into a discussion on games that are better than their mechanics suggest...
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Games that are better than their mechanics suggest
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boardgamebarrage
October 04, 2019
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Mark Rosewater, head designer for Magic: The Gathering, defined three player archetypes back in 2002, and we figured it'd be fun to see how we can ...
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Board game player archetypes
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boardgamebarrage
September 27, 2019
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Inspired by BoardGameGeek's new system for classifying board game mechanisms, we give our thoughts on the changes, as well as talk about classifica...
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Board Game Classification
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boardgamebarrage
September 13, 2019
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Look, there's only so much time in the day, so we don't get to play every game we ought to. But some of those missed games hurt more than others, i...
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The top five games we're ashamed that we haven't played.
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boardgamebarrage
August 30, 2019
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Kellen's back, which some might say is too many hosts - apt, because we're an episode of extremes today. We're talking about games that are too sim...
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Games that are too short, games the are too long, games that are too complicated, games that are too simple
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boardgamebarrage
August 26, 2019
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Kellen graces us with his absence, which means it's time for Mark and Neilan to start talking numbers. Specifically, player numbers. We're talking ...
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Optimal player counts for games
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boardgamebarrage
August 16, 2019
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We're running components through our fingers this week, because we're ranking our favourite games that require dexterity. Whether it's flicking, st...
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Our Favourite Dexterity Games
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