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Game Designer Episodes

Dec. 28, 2021

Interview with Molly Zeff of Flying Leap Games

In this episode, Molly talks about an amazing fellowship she works with, The Horizons Fellowship. We also discuss her company's games, all of which are party games, but with a twist. You can get a free copy of Wing It …

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Nov. 18, 2021

Interview with Ron Rich of Air Loom Games

In this episode, Ron RIch of Air Loom Games talks about his game on Kickstarter, New York Pizza Delivery . I personally played this game's prototype. It is a fun mash-up of simple mechanics to create an original game high …

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Nov. 14, 2021

Interview with James Staley, Host of Board Game Binge Podcast

James and I talk about how board gaming has helped him bond with his family. How he plays with his father, his brother, his children, and with his 103-year-old grandmother who still beats him on the regular. James is also …

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Nov. 1, 2021

Interview with Phil Orbanes

In this episode, I was joined by a legend of the industry, Phil Orbanes. He started in the industry while in college and sold his first company. Then, he worked for Parker Brothers for over 10 years as a Senior …

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Sept. 10, 2021

Interview with Julie Ahern of Greenbrier Games

Julie Ahern, VP of Greenbrier Games , joined me in this episode. We talked about her nomadic lifestyle, the importance of a company's name, the beginnings of the convention scene opening up, and so much more. --- This episode...

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July 22, 2021

Interview with Aaron Wills

This episode features the designer of Dice Fight: Chicken Edition, one of the most played games in my collection (no lie). Aaron has self-published and self-made each and every one of the games that he has sold. He says that …

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June 3, 2021

Interview with Chris Pender

As you know from my other episodes, I read about board games a lot. While reading It's All a Game, I came across a designer that thought The Game of Life was too happy and needed to have decision-making and …

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April 17, 2021

Interview with Adrian Hoffman

Adrian is the founder of Cockblock Studios . He and I met when I agreed to review his game, Turducken . It is currently live on Kickstarter as of April 26, 2021. He and I talk about his gaming habits, …

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April 10, 2021

Interview with Ellie Dix

In this episode, I talk with Ellie Dix from The Dark Imp . This is my first transatlantic interview! I came across Ellie's great book, The Board Game Family, at my local library. She talks about getting your kids and …

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March 19, 2021

Interview with Aaron from AnSR Games

In this episode, Aaron and I talk about oatmeal cookies, air fryers versus deep fryers, and maybe even some board games! Aaron and his family are behind AnSR games which made Drop Racers, Ch35s, and more! --- This episode is …

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March 12, 2021

Interview with Joe Slack

In this episode, Joe Slack of Board Game Design Course (among many other things) drops by to talk lunch time games. Joe is also an author of three great books (two fo which I can vouch for, I need to …

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Feb. 20, 2021

Interview with John Kohn

In this episode, John Kohn joins the show. He is a prolific Print and Play creator. I have backed many of his games on Kickstarter, and I look forward to backing many more. He can be reached at Shark …

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Feb. 12, 2021

Interview with Chip Beauvais

In this episdoe, Chip Beauvais joins the show. He is the creator of Universal Rule and Smoke & Mirrors , both available on . Chip talks about his new game Jackpot Payout that is going to hit Kickstarter later …

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Jan. 29, 2021

Interview with Justin De Witt

In this interview, the Chief Creative Officer of Fireside Games, Justin De Witt joins Adam on the podcast. He is the creator, and artist, behind the fantastic cooperative board game Castle Panic! Justin and Adam talk about bo...

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