Episode 26: Building Patterns and Robotic Probes

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode26-Building_Patterns_and_Robotic_Probes.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Reverse Intro Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: The Room Rob has been playing: The Red Dragon Inn: Gambling? I’m in!   “Mechanic” of the … Continue reading

Space Probe Game

Von Neumann Probe Game 2-4 player card game Contents: 300 Solar System Cards 8 Home System Cards 52 Probe Cards (13 for each player) Concept: The goal of this game is to gather as much Dark Energy as possible.  The … Continue reading

Bonus Episode 7: Ross Payton Interview

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/BonusEpisode07-Ross_Payton_Interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBTG on iTunes On this bonus episode we interview Ross Payton of Roleplaying Public Radio and we chat about the games he has designed and the lessons he has … Continue reading

Episode 25: Teamwork and Slenderness

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode25-Teamwork_and_Slenderness.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Updates on Gunslinging Ramblers Brendan Keough – Artist Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Letterpress Rob has been playing: Quarriors   “Mechanic” of … Continue reading

Slender Man Game

The Slender Card Game 2 to 4 players.  Players take the role of investigators looking into the legend of the Slender Man.  In the first half of the game, players are using cards to perform their investigation, gaining information and … Continue reading

Episode 24: Board Modularity and Pinball Wizardy

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode24-Board_Modularity_and_Pinball_Wizardry.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: We announce the winner of our first contest! Whatcha been playing?: Jason has been playing: Dominion, Can’t Stop Rob has been playing: Mansions of Madness   … Continue reading

Pinball Board Game

2-4 player board game Components: Quad fold board 20 Decks of 5-10 cards 5 D6’s 4 player markers Description: I wanted to design a board game that revolved around Pinball.  My hope was to capture the feeling and play of pinball … Continue reading

Bonus Episode 6: Cops VS Mafia Development

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/BonusEpisode06-Cops_vs_Mafia_Development.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Rob and Jason spend some time exploring the Cop VS Mafia network building card game. Let us know your thoughts and ideas!

Episode 23: Secrets and Frankensteins

http://media.blubrry.com/btgpodcast/p/buildingthegamepodcast.com/BTGEpisodes/Episode23-Secrets_and_Frankensteins.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSBTG on iTunes Intro and Welcome: Jason has been working on a few prototypes. Rob and Jason struggle with which games to prototype first. Whatcha been playing?: Jason and … Continue reading

Frankenstein’s Legacy

Frankenstein’s Legacy 2 to 4 players Frankenstein’s Legacy is a deck building card game.  Players take on the role of ethically-challenged scientists in the 1970’s who have discovered the journals of Dr. Henry Frankenstein.  They are now competing with each other … Continue reading