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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 Tony Miller -- Designer -- @beardedroguegames Tony Miller is an unpublished designer looking to land his first contract.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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Now displaying: March, 2016
Mar 23, 2016

Ian, Gil, and Tony talk to Philip duBarry about the early days of pitching board games to publishers, and how the industry has changed over the past 10 years.

 

Hosts:

Tony Miller - Designer - @beardedroguegames

Ian Zang - Developer - @ianzangdesign

Gil Hova - Publisher - @gilhova

 

"There It Is" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Mar 9, 2016

Ian, Gil, and (eventually) Tony interview Dominic Crapuchettes, the co-owner of North Star Games about setting up a board game publishing company using a traditional business model. 

You can check out Evolution: Climate on kickstarter now!

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1923120194/evolution-climate-a-stand-alone-boardgame

 

 

Our Hosts:

Tony Miller - Designer - @beardedroguegames

Ian Zang - Developer - @ianzangdesign

Gil Hova - Publisher - @gilhova

 

"There It Is" and "Constance" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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