Stop Thinking, Start Making: When You’re Drowning in Idea Debt

Stop Thinking, Start Making: When You’re Drowning in Idea Debt

In late 2015, Jeff Cornelius left me a challenge in the League of Gamemakers Facebook group: “If you make a game about mermaids,” he said,…

The Incubation Period

The Incubation Period

It had been at least a solid week without much progress in one of my designs. I’ll spare you many of the details, but I…

Steal this Game Idea!!

Steal this Game Idea!!

Almost a year ago, in November of 2014, I presented a piece entitled “Steal this Game Idea!” which became one of our most popular articles…

Steal this Game Idea!

We game designers are creative people, often to the point that we have WAY too many ideas to be able to see them all become…

Stones of Fate: The Inception

Stones of Fate: The Inception

About Stones of Fate Stones of Fate is a fast-paced memory and area-control game for 2-4 players. In the game, players put “Fate Stones” next…