Interview of Phil Eklund – Board Game Designer

30 October 2011

Welcome, to the fourth of what should become a long series of interviews with successful and creative people.  There will be interviews with board game designers, game artists, game publishers, and successful entrepreneurs.  I hope you enjoy it. Phil Eklund is an extraordinary board game designer that is well known for designing in depth simulations of [...]

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Interview of Seth Jaffee, Board Game Designer & Developer

23 September 2011

Welcome, to the third of what should become a long series of interviews with successful and creative people.  There will be interviews with board game designers, game artists, game publishers, and successful entrepreneurs.  I hope you enjoy it. Seth Jaffee is a board game designer and developer that works very closely with me at Tasty Minstrel Games. [...]

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Interview of Bruno Faidutti, Board Game Designer

16 September 2011

Welcome, to the second of what should become a long series of interviews with successful and creative people.  There will be interviews with board game designers, game artists, game publishers, and successful entrepreneurs.  I hope you enjoy it. This first interview is with Bruno Faidutti, which if you are a serious gamer, then would need no [...]

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The New Take On Blogging

25 January 2011

It has obviously been a long time since I have made a blog post.  For that I apologize.  I would like to explain my new take on blogging, almost verbatim from my journal (which I started writing on the 5th of November 2010). I like to read blogs written by various people on various topics.  [...]

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Kickstarter – A Brief Mid-Project Analysis

9 November 2010

If you are reading this blog post, you probably do not need any background information.  However, I will briefly go over some for those not familiar… Background Eminent Domain is a board game that is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter.  The project was started on Monday October 25th, 2010 seeking $20,000 in funding to more [...]

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Eminent Domain on Kickstarter – Some Backer Stats

2 November 2010

I do not know how interesting this will be to you, but I find it very interesting! Early on 11/1/2010 I checked the Backer stats. There was 110 backers at this time backing with a total of $7,585.  The support based on levels laid out like this: $200+ Backers = $3,222 or 42.5% of all [...]

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Kickstarter – 28% Funded for Eminent Domain

28 October 2010

So the Kickstarter project for Eminent Domain went live on Monday at about 7:00 AM.  Now it is Thursday at about 8:00 PM. 85 hours later, and here are the stats: 85 Backers/Supporters $5,745 Pledged in support 3rd most popular project on Kickstarter (I assume this is measured by raw traffic) 13/15 of our $200 [...]

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Kickstarting Eminent Domain

18 October 2010

I was struggling with the length of this post.  If it is long, then I will lose interest before I get to the punchline.  However, if it is too short, then people that want to know more will be left out.  So, I attempt to deliver to you the best of both worlds… The Short [...]

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