Apr 27, 2019
Scott takes a deep dive into the twisted and fascinating history of the game Othello.
Apr 21, 2019
Gil and Geoff are delighted to be joined by Anthony Giovannetti, one of the designers of the popular video game Slay the Spire, a deck-building rogue-like dungeon crawl.
How did the board game concepts of deckbuilding translate into a computer game? What advantages did the solo roguelike format give the designers?
Apr 14, 2019
Geoff takes a look at the long history of drinking games.
Apr 7, 2019
Gil and Geoff welcome Mikael Jakobsson and Rick Eberhardt from the MIT Game Lab to discuss their research into colonial themes in board games, and the game design workshops they run in former colonial countries.