Sep 24, 2023
Special guest host, Steph Campbell, discusses how they introduced their son to TTRPGs at the ripe old age of 2.
Sep 17, 2023
Erica and Sen welcome Travis Severance, owner of Millennium Games - the largest game store in the United States - to the podcast. Travis brings years of retail experience to the table and lends insight into what sells games. From puzzles to pickleball and everything in between, Travis sheds light on how games and...
Sep 11, 2023
Guest host, Sarah Shipp, talks about the concept of resonance
when designing games, SUCCESS (from "Made to Stick" by Chip & Dan
Heath), and Sarah's own equation for resonance: Familiary +
Unexpectedness - Chaff
Also, see Sarah's GDC talk on Creating Resonance with Thematic Design available...
Sep 3, 2023
Erica and Sen welcome Pam Walls, a designer who specializes in party games, to the Ludology Podcast. Pam provides excellent insight into what it takes to make large and diverse groups of people want to play a game together. Pam's latest creation, Blob Party, was a Gen Con 2023 release for Wiz Kid Games.
Aug 27, 2023
In the fourth installment of TTRPG Kids, Steph talks about how to pick a setting that is engaging for the children that you're gaming with.