The Hourchive

A conversation about everything, one hour at a time

The Hourchive is a conversation about everything, one hour at a time.

Ep #299 | Fireball Island


Don't be dogmeat. Brave the fury of Vul-Kar with us this week as we explore the nebulous origins of the beloved '80s board game Fireball Island, then stick around as we play it live and encounter the limits of marble physics firsthand. 

Show Notes
02:55 Ep #158 | Clue
05:55 Fireball Island dimensional board
06:22 Vul-Kar
11:14 Simon
12:46 Fireball Island TV commercial
16:30 Big cameo
17:02 Child's Play cameo
23:20 "Strange work" in the Hourchive
31:30 Reanimator: Great Balls of Fire
32:58 Proposed Island Hopper expansion packs
34:04 Bruce Lund's portfolio 
37:20 Yeti Mountain Kickstarter
46:35 "You hit a fireball, you hit the Fireball"
51:01 Escape from Fireball Island D&D campaign