Dan Letzring shares why he likes to design games and rub his own publishing business. He also shares how to design an asymmetrical game and how to design an game with 1,000 cards.
Indie Board Game Designers Podcast Posts
I showed off my game Fry Thief at Publisher Speed Dating at Origins and I learned quite a bit about what publishers are looking for and how you can position your game in such a way that publishers are more likely to want to take it home.
I talk with Allan Kirkeby, the designer behind Itchy Monkey, which is an abstract strategy game. We talk about how on earth you design one of those.
I chat with Ryan Leininger, the designer behind Tiny Ninjas. And we talk about:
– How to creatively use components & your box in your game design
– When you might want to relaunch a Kickstarter campaign
– How to get email addresses at conventions
In this episode I talk with Chad DeShon who is the designer behind On Tour, which is a roll-and-write game where you’re a band touring across the United States, and he’s also the creator of BoardGameTables.com. He educates us about his mini-podcast and why email is one of the best marketing channels out there.
On the show I talk with Adi Slepack and Liz Roche who are the designers behind Someone Has Died which is an improvisational party game. We also talk about improv games and the benefits and challenges of co-designing.
In this episode, we’re going to be talking with Alec Nezin, who is the designer behind Forsaken Forest, which is a cross between Magic the Gathering and Werewolf. So I’m super excited to hear about how he designed it.
Today we’re going to be talking with Daniel George, who is the designer behind Treasure Mountain, which is a worker placement and tile laying game where you play dwarf miners! Daniel shares his love of dwarves and all things game related with us.
In this episode we’re going to talk to Dan Grek who is the designer behind Itty Bitty Dungeon Delve, which is 18-card microgame for two players where you explore a dungeon and level up. Dan also shares his favorite tools & events.