What is a Print & Play? A Print & Play is a printable version of a game. It is used, among other things, to be able to try out a game before you buy it, but is also very useful if you want to have your own game tested. Before blind play testing a game ...Read more
Choosing game components to make your game affordable
Game components A game board, separate character cards, playing cards, money, tokens, maybe 3D miniatures or even ingenious structures. Of course you come up with all kinds of great ideas to shape your game. If you have enough money in the bank account, or don't mind selling a game that exceeds $ 100, ...Read more
First meeting with a production company
Production company It is great fun to come up with a game and make first versions of your prototype, but at a certain point you want to work towards something concrete. Arranging an introductory meeting with a production company really felt like the first step to take our idea seriously. Beside...Read more
Self publish or going to an established publisher?
Even publishing US based publisher If you are working on your own game, sooner or later you will be faced with the choice of whether you want to offer the game to an established game publisher, or whether you want to publish the game yourself. There is no wrong choice in this, as long as you ...Read more
Tips for testing your self developed game
Testing a new game The basis for any successful game is that it must be properly tested. This is perhaps the most important part of making a game. With extensive testing you prevent major mistakes and improve your game every time. Don't be afraid that your game ...Read more
Starting out with creating your own game
Resources There is a huge amount involved in creating your own game. We share our story and give Tips & Tricks about designing, illustrating and publishing your own game. We have now discussed several topics. For example, take a look at our other posts about: Basic manual: - Basic manual: Making your own game ...Read more
What is this blog about?
Welcome, nice that you are reading this! We are Nikki and Niels and together we try to make a board game. In this blog we are going to share our experiences with you because we think this is a very nice adventure and not only want to discover this world ourselves, but want to take you along on this journey. U.S...Read more