Publications and reports

Further German publications you can find here. A good collection with publications from many games websites, you can find at Eludique sorted by languages and themes. And CHiTAG started a new page Inventors in the News.

2011-08-12 11:36

Global Toy News: Learning to Love the Word 'No'

Global Toy News of Richard Gottlieb published an article about the life of a toy designer. Bruce Lund philosophize about how to deal with the unfortunately often heard word NO. Although for him as a …

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2011-05-16 19:26

The German Times: Serious Fun - German Games

The German Times Online published an article of Tutus Chalk about the popularity of German games all over the world, including statements of the game designers Klaus Teuber (Settlers of Catan) and …

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2011-05-05 19:25

Andrew Looney: How I design a game

Andrew Looney, an US game designer and well known for FLUXX and other games, created this impressive visualization of the creative process, in which he developed a game. This was posted now on several …

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2011-03-31 09:21

Global Toy News: What Cooperative Board Games can Teach our Children

Donna Jaffe is President of the game publisher Peaceable Kingdom.  Donna is a great believer in cooperative rather than competitive play which is evidenced by her being President of Peaceable …

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2011-03-28 14:28

Technology Review: 3-D-Printing for Prototypes

The magazin and website of the MIT Technology Review was publishing several reports about new opportunities to produce prototypes and small series with 3-D-printing at low costs. A really interesting …

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2011-03-08 18:03

BGG: Josh's PRESTIGE Rating - Favorite Designers 2011

Joshua Miller published now since 2006 his current ranking of popular game designers on the website of BordGameGeek: Link to the page. In the first 10 places are Andreas Seyfarth, Uwe Rosenberg, …

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2011-03-03 09:07

Global Toy News: We’ve got INVENTORS

Kim Vandenbrouke, game designer (inventor) of Scattergories Categories! - published by Winning Moves, wrote on February 22 an article at Global Toy News about the increasing popularity of inventors in …

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2011-02-27 18:12

Video: 3 minutes pour un jeu: Alex Randolph

Thierry Lefranc dedicated within the project 3 minutes for a game his contribution to the well-known game designer Alex Randolph, who died in 2004. Link to the Video (in French) …

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2011-02-24 14:54

TricTrac: iPad meets game board

The convergence and the combination of classic board and card games with electronic equipment is increasingly taking shape. Reason enough for interested game developers to monitor this development …

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2011-02-23 11:26

Radio ABC Pearl: Interview with Andrea Meyer

Jonathan Gifford is a radio journalist reporting from Berlin for different Australian stations. He visited the games cafe Spielwiese in Friedrichshain and Interviewed Andrea Meyer about game design. A …

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