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Breaking Into Board Games

Breaking into Board Games is a podcast about breaking into the hobby game industry. Every week, we interview a person of note, and give tips and tricks to make your way into the business of games. Hosts: Gil Hova -- Publisher -- @gilhova Gil Hova has been designing games since 2000. He has three published games, a fourth one on the way, and is now self-publishing as Formal Ferret Games. Gil lives in Jersey City, NJ, with his girlfriend and two adorable ferrets. Ian Zang -- Developer -- @ianzangdesign Ian Zang is a developer that has been making games from an early age. His most recent work has been on corporate game design, and rulebook editing. Ian lives with his wife in Pittsburgh, working as a consultant. Tony Miller -- Designer -- @beardedroguegames Tony Miller is an unpublished designer looking to land his first contract. He lives in Northern KY where he is furiously getting his designs ready for publishers between working at his IT job and taking care of his family.
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Dec 30, 2015

Ian, Gil, and Tony talk to Seth Jaffee of Tasty Minstrel Games about his entry into the development end of the business.

Dec 16, 2015

Ian, Tony, and Gil talk to Zev of Zman Games (and F2Z Entertainment) about his entry into the hobby. We find out what it takes to found a company, and what to do once you've gotten things off the ground!

Dec 2, 2015

Gil, Ian, and Tony invite Nicole Kline and Anthony Amato of Cardboard Fortress on to talk about starting out in the business of game design.

Nov 18, 2015

Ian and Tony talk to Stephen Buonocore about the rise of Stronghold Games.

Nov 4, 2015

Our hosts talk to Tim Fowers about his rise in the world of self publishing.

Oct 21, 2015

Gil and Ian talk to JR Honeycutt about his path through event planning and development.

Oct 7, 2015

Ian, Gil, and Tony talk to Scott Almes about his rise in the industry as a designer.

Sep 23, 2015

Tony, Ian, and Gil talk about they got into gaming. 

 

Breaking into Board Games is a podcast about breaking into the hobby game industry. Every week, we interview a person of note, and give tips and tricks to make your way into the business of games.

 

The Hosts:

Gil Hova -- Publisher -- @gilhova

Ian Zang -- Developer -- @ianzangdesign

Tony Miller -- Designer -- @beardedroguegames

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