Kickstarter Game of the Week: Epoch: The Awakening

Hey, gang! This week's Kickstarter Game of the Week is Epoch: The Awakening by Orange Nebula! Epoch: The Awakening hits a sweet spot for me in terms of game mechanics, in that it's all about action selection, resource management, and area control. Check out the gameplay blurb below, and be sure to watch the videos … Continue reading Kickstarter Game of the Week: Epoch: The Awakening

The Designer Diaries: Social Media Tips for Game Developers

Hey, gang! A couple weeks ago, I discussed some lessons I learned using social stretch goals for a Kickstarter campaign. In that post, I talked about some of the differences between social media platforms, as they relate specifically to tabletop game developers. Well, today, I want to take a deeper dive into the cool, cool … Continue reading The Designer Diaries: Social Media Tips for Game Developers

Kickstarter Game of the Week: Legendary Creatures

Hey, gang! This week's Kickstarter Game of the Week is Legendary Creatures by Pencil First Games. This is Pencil First Game's 6th Kickstarter project - they're the creative geniuses behind Hebaceous, which definitely lives up to its hype. So I'm really excited to see what Legendary Creatures brings. Legendary Creatures is a deck and resource management … Continue reading Kickstarter Game of the Week: Legendary Creatures

The Designer Diaries: Kickstarter Social Stretch Goals

Hey, gang! I love it when Kickstarter games offer social stretch goals. It's one thing to add additional content/upgrades to a game because the campaign raised additional money - these 'traditional' stretch goals make perfect sense. Raise more money? Put it back into the game. But it's doubly cool when a creator spends the effort, … Continue reading The Designer Diaries: Kickstarter Social Stretch Goals

Kickstarter Game of the Week: The Stonebound Saga

Hey, gang! This week, I'm starting something new. Previously, I'd always write a blog post on Mondays that featured news about Osprey Adrift. However, since we're onto production and fulfilling the Kickstarter campaign (again - thank you all!), there's not as much regular news on that front. So, until I'm ready to reveal Plucky Robot's … Continue reading Kickstarter Game of the Week: The Stonebound Saga