Just because a Kickstarter reward is delivered quickly doesn’t make it good. But when it IS good AND delivered quickly–BOOM!–it deserves some recognition. I want to compliment three such recent campaigns.Feed, The Vampire Mythos RPG by Kris Newton: Funded on November 17/Available for download the following dayProtocol Game Series by Post World Games: Funded on […]
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It’s Christmas Eve. I didn’t plan to post anything, but the raucous fun my family just had showed me to my computer. I can sum up this post like this: IF YOU BACKED THE NANO GAME WHERE ART THOU ROMEO? by Crash Games, PLAY IT. It plays in about five to ten minutes and looks beautiful. We played right […]
As of this post, you have about four more hours to get in on this incredibly successful Kickstarter @ http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/218255739/protocol-game-series-15-thematic-story-roleplaying?ref=live.Check out my interview with designer jim pinto about the Protocol Games.
Whenever Gen Con rolls around, there’s always an understandable impulse to take the temperature of the gaming industry. If one were to use Gen Con attendance numbers as a metric one could be forgiven for thinking the industry was on a pretty good upward trajectory. Since moving to Indianapolis Gen Con has practically doubled it’s […]
I haven’t been swept up in the coolness that the genre Tears of a Machine emulates, but after playing in a demo and reading the rules, I find myself interested. I ended up backing the Kickstarter.Let’s talk a bit about the genre before we chat briefly about the game.Give us the elevator pitch for Tears […]
It seems like my awesome sponsors are up to new awesomeness every week. Here are some things going down.Kickstarter Jim Pinto is in the midst of his fourth successful Kickstarter: Six GMless Games by jim pinto. This project funded very quickly and still has plenty of time left for you to back it.http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/218255739/six-gmless-roleplaying-games-by-jim-pinto-post-worKickstarter AgainTracy Barnett’s novel set in […]
Crash Games WebsiteThe Current Crash Games Kickstarter Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:25 — 3.1MB)
Find out more about Minions and Heroes and the Kickstarter. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:10 — 2.9MB)
Tracy Barnett Gets His Fiction OnA fellow educator, game designer, and writer is writing a novel that sounds wowzers! On the Kickstarter page, Tracy Barnett of Sand and Steam Productions introduces the project by asking us a question: “A novel set on a backdrop of Norse myth and epic fantasy. When you have the spirit […]
Killshot Reloaded 101
Tracy has had two successful campaigns and is poised to launch another one. He has the expertise and experience to teach a few things about crowdfunding, for sure. Enjoy.
Post World Games Presents the first Ruthless Contest ever! GET YOUR CHARACTER’S NAME IN THE TOOLCARDS: FANTASY DECK. Toolcards : Fantasy GM Cards »Toolcards are easy-to-use cards that inspire the GM to run fast, exciting adventures. Names, monsters, treasure. Toolcards has it all. In 25 words or less, tell us why your character should be in the […]