Q&A: Danny Devine and Steven Aramini

Q&A: Danny Devine and Steven Aramini

Danny Devine (Mob Town, Ghosts Love Candy, Topiary) and Steven Aramini (Yardmaster, Barker’s Row, Grove) are two Nevada based grass roots designers who have broken…

Q&A: Peter Vaughan – From KS to Board Game Professional

Q&A: Peter Vaughan – From KS to Board Game Professional

Peter Vaughan is founding member of the League of Gamemakers, designer, Kickstarter creator, and currently the Director of Development at Breaking Games. We chat about…

Q&A: Keith Matejka – Expansions, Reprints, and Roll Player

Q&A: Keith Matejka – Expansions, Reprints, and Roll Player

Keith Matejka is designer and publisher (Thunderworks Games) of the critically acclaimed Roll Player and in the middle of a very successful expansion / reprint…

Kickstarter Advanced: People You Can Hire

Kickstarter Advanced: People You Can Hire

To design a game, run a Kickstarter, fulfill, and publish a game takes a ton of skills. For your first Kickstarter, you are probably doing…

Another Perspective on Being a Publisher

Another Perspective on Being a Publisher

Yesterday, Grant Rodiek – founder of Hyperbole Games – wrote an excellent article about his struggles as an indie board game publisher: “So, you want…

Play Games!

Play Games!

Want to make great games? Play great games! This is a short reminder why it is so important. Play Games!

Kickstarter Basics: Shipping from Home…

Kickstarter Basics: Shipping from Home…

There are lots of options for fulfilling your Kickstarter, but many creators decide, or simply assume, that they will be fulfilling from home. There are…

Kickstarter Basics: Marketing Solicitations

Kickstarter Basics: Marketing Solicitations

As soon as you launch your first Kickstarter, you will become flooded with emails, messages, and solicitations from marketing and PR firms. Are they worth…

Kickstarter Advanced: Distribution and Retail

Kickstarter Advanced: Distribution and Retail

Aldo Ghiozzi from Impressions ADV joins me to discuss Distribution and Retail options post Kickstarter. Have you thought through your post-fulfillment Kickstarter plans? Kickstarter Advanced:…

Kickstarter Basics: 3 Days to Launch!

Kickstarter Basics: 3 Days to Launch!

This is it! Your Kickstarter is launching in just 3 or 4 days. Are you ready? Have you double and triple checked everything? This video…

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