March 05, 2015

Undead Dating Simulator

Today we'll meet the next finalist, game designer Thomas Gallecier, at his home in Topeka, Kansas. Shut Up and Take My Money! is an improv card game about crowdfunding and game design, so we had a bunch of crowdfunded game designers play it.

Today's Industry Experts were game designers Elisa Teague of Geek Out!, Kelsey and Michael Domeny of Two Penny Games, and Eliot Weinstein and David Munk, co-creators of Cards Against Humanity.

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Tabletop Deathmatch is an independent game design contest run by Cards Against Humanity. We turned it into a webseries! We?ve assembled a panel of expert judges to pick an exceptional unpublished boardgame. The winning game will be brought to Gen Con 2015 and receive the money for a first printing.

Apr 14, 2015

The Finale

The judges select the winner of this year's Tabletop Deathmatch!


Apr 09, 2015

Aguirre Judging

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Skiptrace Judging

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Apr 02, 2015

Shut Up And Take My Money Judging

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Mar 31, 2015

The Siblings Trouble

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Mar 26, 2015

Brewin USA Judging

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