Game Design: Opinion

How to make money from games

Adam explores whether it is really possible to make any money by designing games.

Dice are not the answer

Adam makes a case against randomness as a mechanism for new designers.

Are Boardgames Art?

Adam is in a philosophical mood.

Is Monopoly a terrible game?

It has a bad rep amongst gamers, but it is beloved by the rest of the world. What does Adam think?

Will someone steal my idea?

Adam discusses whether it is necessary to protect your game ideas.

How to make a prototype.

Adam discusses how he makes prototypes for his games.

How to playtest your game.

Adam discusses how to playtest your game and gather feedback from players.

What sort of games are publishers looking for?

Adam explores the current marketplace.

Writing rules

Adam discusses how to explain your rules in a clear accessible manner.

How to pitch to publishers

Adam talks about how to handle your pitch meeting!

How to build relationships with publishers

Adam gives his best tips!

Choosing the right publisher

Adam talks about how to choose the best publisher for your game.

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Adam Porter

Game Designer

Wales, UK

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