Hey everyone! Curation officer Jaime here with some great curation news: Our new GMG Intensive Playtest event that happened on Feb 5th ended up being a great success. All the games that were present got a full set of players for the night, and designers were able to run through their game multiple times, receiving … [Read more…]
We are always excited to see games from our members go live on Kickstarter, and there’s still time to get in on these 2 games by our GMG members! Pigment (by Michael Epstein of Copper Frog Games) is a fast, elegant, portable worker-placement game where you are a renaissance painter gathering the pigments needed … [Read more…]
Welcome to our January Designer Spotlight! This month, we’re highlighting the design duo that makes up Cray Cray Games – Phil Cartagena and Joshua Degregorio. These two have been members of GMG for a few years and have designed a number of games, both published and soon-to-be! Their games include: Find It & Bind It Under Construction … [Read more…]
Welcome to our second Designer Spotlight! This month, we’re highlighting Don Mitchell, former GMG President, and GMG member since 2013. Don is part of Eye4Games, who have created three games: Clairvoyance AlakaSLAM Rise of the Robotariat How did you get into designing board games? I originally was interested in designing digital games (grew up playing … [Read more…]
Welcome to our first Designer Spotlight! Each month, we’ll interview a new GMG designer to give you an inside look into their design process, as well as give you some of their tips and tricks. First up is Tony Tran. Tony has been a member of GMG for about 1.5 years. Tony has three games … [Read more…]
by Jaime Barriga There are just not many Legacy Games out there. It’s a sad, but unavoidable fact. After Risk: Legacy came out, I realized that it was going to be a while before designers started putting them out, so I decided to build my own. This article is very high-level, but maybe it will … [Read more…]
As many of you know, the Game Makers Guild is always very involved in each year’s BostonFIG. This year was no different as our members flooded the floor with their games, many of whom were in the showcase. Designers had the chance to show off their games to the public and many of them sold … [Read more…]
GMG is launching a new website. Pardon our dust while we spiff it up for you!