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The Gary Carter Trade: 30 Years Later

The NY Mets were coming off a 90-72 season in 1984, and with a pitching staff led by the young phenom Dwight Gooden. The Mets were looking to add that missing piece that would take the to the next level. 142 more words


Feedback: Everyone has Something Useful to Tell You

In a previous post, I introduced a series of articles about how to use playtesting feedback from players. This article takes a look at the first important point, what feedback you can use. 901 more words

Game Design

H.S. BASEBALL: Lexington wins once, then falls

MURFREESBORO – Given a nine-run second inning and a one-hit, mercy-rule shortened performance against Murfreesboro Central, Wednesday morning went about as well as could be hoped for the Lexington baseball team. 507 more words


Rewind: Fitzgerald Hits Winning Home Run!

With Baseball Highlights 2045 finally being sent to Kickstarter backers and soon to be on store shelves, we thought we would reprint this in-depth interview with legendary designer Mike Fitzgerald on the game. 4,871 more words

Game Interviews

Fired K'zoo psych hospital workers preparing to file class action lawsuit

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Fired from their jobs over allegations of assaulting a patient, several former care aids from the Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital say they are moving closer to filing a class action lawsuit against the State of Michigan for what they claim was wrongful termination. 422 more words


Landmark Games, Part 4

What are the landmark games?  Which games created genres?  Or perfected them? Or changed the way we look at them?  Here’s my list.  I’d love to see yours. 1,060 more words

Game Design

Game Buzz: Baseball Highlights 2045

I’ve mostly been saving my Kickstarter previews for the Kickstarter Blitz I do on the last Friday of the month.  But this is one I definitely wanted to highlight (pun intended): 700 more words

Game Buzz