How to Play Test, Part 2 – Game Wreckers

How to Play Test, Part 2 – Game Wreckers

So a game or a play test went sour. But wait, was it the game or the players? Here are a couple categories of gamers…

Top 10 Games Every Designer Should Play, PART 3

Top 10 Games Every Designer Should Play, PART 3

In this three part series, read about the League’s secret mission in coordination with Stonemaier Games to select the top 10 games every designer should…

Top 10 Games Every Designer Should Play, PART 2

Top 10 Games Every Designer Should Play, PART 2

In this three part series, read about the League’s secret mission in coordination with Stonemaier Games to select the top 10 games every designer should…

Top 10 Games Every Designer Should Play, PART 1

Top 10 Games Every Designer Should Play, PART 1

In this three part series, read about the League’s secret mission in coordination with Stonemaier Games to select the top 10 games every designer should…

100 Posts, +2

100 Posts, +2

Yeah, so? Such a blogging newb. A bunch of posts? That’s nothin’. Yeah, I know. Just do it! Well, we did. Last week, our not-so-secret…

Gen Con 2014 Slideshow Recap

Gen Con 2014 Slideshow Recap

Whether you made it to GenCon 2014 or virtually joined #GenCant2014 on twitter, this is one of the biggest cons of the year for many…

Indie Spotlight: Theme-driven games

Indie Spotlight: Theme-driven games

In June, agent Laurie threw down a MECHANICS gauntlet, and lo and behold, the forces of THEME rose up to defend their territory from invasion….

Raffle Results

Raffle Results

The Mission Spread the word about the League, and give away games! This is a recap about our raffle, held in July. We were offering…

Try Anything Once, Oh and Free Games!

Try Anything Once, Oh and Free Games!

Stephen DeBaun, (aka Professor What?!?) informs me that (paraphrasing here) calling it just a “Summertime Raffle” is weak sauce. He says we should just shout…

Theme is More Important than Mechanics

Theme is More Important than Mechanics

Does your latest design resemble flavorless tofu cubes, ready to mix with a flavor? Are the mechanics straight from a can, with a generic label?…