Another Boardgame Design Competition? Why not!

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in Blog, Boardgames, Competition | No Comments
Another Boardgame Design Competition? Why not!

Heard of DFW Nerd Night? Well they recently asked for entries for their boardgame competition and I am one of the contestants! Before I go on, make sure to check out both the judges and sponsors. The sponsor list actually EXCEEDED the number of contestants (24), which is awesome!! JR Honeycut Is quite the hustler ...

The “Nearly” One Year Outer Earth Update

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Blog, Boardgames | No Comments

Outer Earth has changed a lot since I started it back in May 2013. Being able to take part in Cards against Humanities Tabletop Deathmatch has been a superb experience and it has really fuelled my passion for boardgame design beyond imagination! I am super thankful for that! Now that the fluffy stuff is out ...

BoardGameJam 2014

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 in Blog, Boardgames | 4 Comments

So what IS a boardgamejam?! In a nutshell, it is an event held every year in Toronto where you attempt to do is to make a boardgame over one weekend (2 days). So what can be done in 2 days? In this post I will talk about our (Justine + me) experience jamming out a ...

Tiles vs Cards

Posted by on Sep 13, 2013 in Blog, Boardgames | No Comments

For the development of Outer Earth, I had a perception that the game would be a cardgame and stuck with that route. My tunnel vision might have brushed off some other options, now TILES are looking quite suitable for the game. To get a better grasp of the dilemma, I started a comparison of tiles ...

#3 CAH Deathmatch :: Cottage Playtest Changes

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013 in Blog, Boardgames | 2 Comments

From July 28th to August 2nd I managed to both go to the cottage while getting some solid playtesting done with a close group of friends. With Outer Earth in its mid-late stages of development, I am still looking to fine-tune the mechanics present in the game. Changes that were made + rationale: Reduced initial start ...