Let’s Play: Jones and Colt Express (Bonus Interview)

Following yesterday’s Let’s Play of Colt Express, here’s some bonus footage of Jones talking about why he loves the game so much. He also takes time to give us his thoughts on board games in general, his philosophy on life and a host of other things.

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Let’s Play: Jones and Colt Express

Colt Express is Mr Jones’s favourite game. Forget that he doesn’t know the rules. Forget that he doesn’t even care about the rules. Colt Express has bright-coloured meeples just waiting to be pawed around the table — they’re practically asking for it. So sit back and enjoy Shady Baron’s Colt Express ‘playthrough’.
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Review: Colt Express

Do you remember that scene in The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, when Clint Eastwood hops a train and starts stealing loot from the passengers? And then Lee van Cleef punches him in the face and Clint flies into another carriage where a marshall is waiting; and the marshall shoots Clint, so Clint escapes out the window and onto the roof. But then he forgets what he was doing so he climbs back into the carriage and gets shot by the marshall again, so Clint has to climb back out the window and back onto the roof. And then he pulls out his gun to shoot somebody except there’s nobody there so he puts his gun away. But then Eli Wallach climbs out of the carriage and punches Clint so hard that Clint flies onto the roof of the next carriage and drops the loot he was carrying.

You remember that, right?
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