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Tagged with “game designer” (2)

  1. #125: Stonemaier Games and Scythe with Jamey Stegmaier

    Episode #125: Stonemaier Games and Scythe with Jamey Stegmaier


    Jamey Stegmaier stops by to talk to Dirk and David about his previous games as well as the upcoming and hotly anticipated Scythe. Scythe’s evocative art and theme have piqued the interest of the boardgaming community. Jamey fills us in on how the game came about and what the players can expect in terms of mechanics and gameplay.

    Contact Info

    Dirk Knemeyer - @DKnemeyer,, Dirk@Knemeyer.comDavid Heron – @DavidVHeron

    Jamey Stegmaier –,, @jameystegmaier

    Episode Outline

    0:01:18 – Making the jump to full-time game designer

    0:06:18 – Viticulture

    0:14:48 – Kickstarter and content

    0:18:09 – Kickstarter and non-US customers

    0:21:31 – Treasure chests

    0:24:54 – Scythe

    0:31:51 – Scythe’s art

    0:36:58 – New players and describing actions

    0:50:22 – Game length

    0:56:27 – Combat in Scythe

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  2. Play Episode 175


    This podcast is intended as a peek behind the curtain at Plaid Hat Games. The show is hosted by Alex Eding with frequent

    appearances by Colby Dauch - Owner of Plaid Hat Games, Game designers Mr. Bistro, Isaac Vega, and Jerry Hawthorne, and many

    more including Brian Beyke, James Sitz, Dave Richards, and Peter Wocken.


    Episode 174

    All About Ashes

    Alex grills Isaac about ashes with special guests Bob and Joe. Hilarity ensues.

    Episode 173

    Game Design Challenges

    Colby, Isaac, Jerry, and Peter talk about the challenges in their current designs.

    Episode 172

    The State of Summoner Wars

    Brian is joined by SW aficionados Frank, Christy, and James to talk about where Alliances has taken summoner wars.

    Episode 171

    Games we Keep Coming Back to

    Colby hosts and talks to Bistro, Dave, and Nate about games we always come back to and why!

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