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More Travelers

More pics of Travelers. We are considering doing a few different versions, along with different types of bags, to sell online or possibly at craft fairs. 22 more words

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Designer Diary: Agency

This week I’m going to continue my designer diary. Previously I introduced Agency, a game I started (but moved beyond) with the restrictions for our… 1,238 more words


Writing Game Rules

Sitting down to write out the rules of a game is one of the most daunting tasks a games designer will ever face. The thought process, methods and interests of a designer, a writer and a player are all very different. 1,430 more words

Board Game Design

What this game designer does next will shock you to your very core!

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You won’t believe what Phil Eklund looks like now! 8 more words



It seems like I’m every game we make there is a probability problem. I barely remember that stuff from school. I’ve been watching the videos on the Khan Academy and it is coming back to me a little. 29 more words



Part of the interesting thing about the state of board games today is how much emphasis is put on getting a design published or manufactured. We decided to kind of flip that, and tried to make a game with pieces better geared toward making at home (or, in this case, with a laser cutter). 49 more words

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Simple Advice?

Advice for the next generation of designers

When I first became interested in board game design back in the late 80’s there was not much of an internet to search. 3,532 more words

Board Game Design