BGG Hotness 2016
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BGG Hotness 2016

This post is dedicated to 21 special games that will begin BoardGameGeek.con as The Hot Games. BGG Knows Hotness Of course, BGG and its site…

Take the Trobil to Teach Your Game Right
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Take the Trobil to Teach Your Game Right

Chris Strain wrote one of my favorite pieces on the League, called Teaching a Game. I’ve referred to it several times, because I believe it…

Gettin’ Figgy With It: Boston Festival of Indie Games 2016
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Gettin’ Figgy With It: Boston Festival of Indie Games 2016

We can demo Rocket Cats in Space about eight times in one hour. Eight demos an hour, four people per demo, for eight hours. By…

Where in Gen Con is the League of Gamemakers – 2016 Edition
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Where in Gen Con is the League of Gamemakers – 2016 Edition

And now for our annual Gen Con where is everyone post … This year’s Gen Con promises to be a lot of fun yet again….

A Game Designer’s Convention Packing List
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A Game Designer’s Convention Packing List

Gearing up for Gen Con? Making a list for Metatopia? Before you hit the road, make sure you have the essentials. I don’t mean socks…

Leap Day: 24 Hours of Extra Games
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Leap Day: 24 Hours of Extra Games

So it’s Monday. But it’s also magically… Leap Day. What should you do with it? Forbes tells us, don’t waste your extra 24 hours! Whatever…

Tabletop Tops 2015
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Tabletop Tops 2015

Ok, you’ve read the tabletop tips and thanks. Now, just in time for holiday discounted shopping, it’s time for tops. The Leaguers were asked what…

IndieLand 2015 – At BoardGameGeek CON
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IndieLand 2015 – At BoardGameGeek CON

BoardGameGeek CON (BGG.CON) is trying something new this year as they continue to evolve their exhibitor layout. In addition to the TWO full vendor rooms…

Sasquatch 2015 convention report
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Sasquatch 2015 convention report

For several years I’d heard about Sasquatch, a small, invite-only convention in Seattle, but I never had the time to get up there for it….

Who Goes First?
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Who Goes First?

Who goes first? The age-old question in games. One of the reasons to actually reference the rules. Tabletop games have come a long way in…

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