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The United Geeks Network is a collection of blogs, podcasts, and video content providers that cover a wide range of geek-centric topics. There is something here for ever type of geek. And if you’ve got an idea for the network, reach out! We’re always looking for more geek-related, quality content. Pull up a chair, get comfortable, and enjoy the United Geeks Network! The United Geeks Network – You can broadcast…

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Who, What, Why? S22.E04 :: Let Me Learn You Something

By Who, What, Why? Heuristics. A popular board game word. Jonny Pac and Jeff Warrender join me to talk about heuristics. What is it? How can it be applied to improving designs? This was Go To Source… Read more at the source : Who, What, Why?

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Who, What, Why? S22.E03 :: Bubble Jet, Ink Jet, or Laser Jet!

By Who, What, Why? Andrew Tullsen, manager of Print n Play, joined me to talk about the evolution of Print n Play the studio and his own journey as a print n play’er. Credit: Go To Source… Read more at the source : Who, What, Why?

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Who, What, Why? S22.E02 :: It Puts the Meeple in the Basket

By Who, What, Why? People respond to incentives. Offer up a juicy reward and one can encourage or discourage all kinds of behaviors. Game design is about leveraging those incentives to get players to Go To Source… Read more at the source : Who, What, Why?

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Who, What, Why? S22.E01 :: For basic podcast episode setup, click here

By Who, What, Why? John Vallerand, designer of the upcoming Cartographia and With a Smile and Gun, joined me to talk about games with variable setup. John lays out the 4 ways that this Go To Source… Read more at the source : Who, What, Why?

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Who, What, Why? S21.E10 :: So, there’s a point to all of this, right?

By Who, What, Why? Jeff Warrender and Jonny Pac joined me for a discussion about designing goals and objectives in games. We looked at the importance of mechanical and narrative goals and how those Go To Source… Read more at the source : Who, What, Why?

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Who, What, Why? S21.E09 :: What did the Romans ever do for us?

By Who, What, Why? If you ever found yourself wondering what the Romans have ever done for you, this episode is the right one for you. In this episode, I have Gary and Steve, Go To Source… Read more at the source : Who, What, Why?

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What’s on the paint table now?

By All Us Geeks Go To Source… Read more at the source : AUG YouTube Channel

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Cover Crowd Sales Again with The Game Crafter – Episode 228

By JT Smith & Jeff King JT and Jeff take on not only a listener request, but some topics being discussed on The Game Crafter Facebook discussion group: Crowd Sales! In this episode, JT Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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The Geeks GROWL At Girls – Episode 100

By Jeff King Here we are! All Us Geeks has reached the official 100th episode!For this episode, Jeff and Jordan are joined by Megan and Sara to review GROWL, published by Vigour Games.And Go To Source… Read more at the source : All Us Geeks – Main

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Andrew Voigt Discusses Component Studio with The Game Crafter – Episode 227

By JT Smith & Jeff King This week’s listener request has Andrew Voigt joining JT and Jeff to discuss Component Studio. Andrew Voigt is producing content on The Game Crafter YouTube channel focusing on helping Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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Escaping With Escape Room Style Games at The Game Crafter – Episode 226

By JT Smith & Jeff King This week’s listener request has JT and Jeff discussing the previously run Escape Room Challenge. They discuss why they think it had a smaller amount of entries, what Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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Horsing Around With Victoria Morrow and The Game Crafter – Episode 225

By JT Smith & Jeff King Multiple people requested to hear her story. So JT and Jeff comply and sit down with Victoria Morrow to hear how she grew a community and has made close to Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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The Geeks Space Out With The Base Out – Episode 99

By Jeff King Jeff and Jordan review Space Base, from AEG. General Opening Conversation Thank you to our Shout Out level Patrons and to those that support us but do not want a shout Go To Source… Read more at the source : All Us Geeks – Main

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Should You Publish Early And Make Changes As Needed with The Game Crafter – Episode 224-PublishNowChangeLater

By JT Smith & Jeff King You’ve got a game, right? The foundation is solid, but there are a few things that might still need tweaking and balancing. Should you put your game out and worry Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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What miniatures is Jordan Painting?

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Digitial Interaction with Board Games with The Game Crafter – Episode 223

By JT Smith & Jeff King In this episode, JT and Jeff discuss digital interaction with tabletop games. Whatis the right level of interaction with a digital component? How many different ways can they think of Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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Overcoming Obstacles in Game Design with The Game Cafter – Episode 222

By JT Smith & Jeff King JT and Jeff discuss another great topic from a sweet, sweet, listener request! What can it take to dust off a game that you previously shelved and how do Go To Source… Read more at the source : The Game Crafter Official Podcast

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