Remember a REALLY LONG TIME AGO, when I won The Game Crafter’s Mash-Up Contest with The Rum Run? The official induction has taken place with much pomp and circumstance (can you ever just have pomp??) and the interview is now up
So my version of Shima came in the mail today, and as per usual with The Game Crafter, the quality of everything is superb. Only minor hang-up: the spinner is a pain-and-a-half to pop off (this is necessary for when you flip the board for the Batsu Minigame). It’s near […]
After six days of sweating, Reluctant Pirate Games and I can finally mop our soppy brows in relief: BOTH of our editions of Shima are on display in the list of Resource Contest Entries.
Typically, the entries for a contest on The Game Crafter are posted the day […]
- Applications Open for the First Exposure Playtest Hall @ Gen Con 2020(Photo Courtesy of Gen Con)Presented by Double Exposure (organizers of DEXCON, DREAMATION, METATOPIA, and the Envoy Program), who bring their unique formula of turning the focus of games around, finding eager players to try out new games!Scores of designers and publishers present their prototypes in the First Exposure Playtest Hall (FEPH) and Gen Con attendees […]
- Cardboard Edison Best Practices 2020 BookThe Cardboard Edison Best Practices book is back for 2020! The Game Crafter is proud to sponsor this book each year and support Cardboard Edison’s efforts. (Fun fact: Several members of our community are featured designers in this book or are judges for the Cardboard Edison Award). As always, this book is jam-packed with articles, […]
- Ruins of the Lorn Keep - Funded on Kickstarter - 36 Hours Left!The Ruins of the Lorn Keep, by Cheatin’ Fair Games is in its final days on Kickstarter! This game is one-part memory game, one-part dungeon delve. Players choose from three character classes: the thief, the warrior, or the wizard. Each class excels at one of the three types of challenges: strength, skill, and magic. Players continue […]
- Applications Open for the First Exposure Playtest Hall @ Gen Con 2020