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What’s on your shelf? : A Vintage Board Game Collector

Welcome to “What’s on your Shelf.” This series features the analog games of those who send in pictures of their shelves to gamemaster@multiverse.world. Today we feature this image sent in by reader Rick Koeppen. Rick says: “I’ve been seriously collecting modern and vintage board games for the past seven years, beginning in 2009 with the tabletop miniature rule set ‘Hordes …

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The Cannes Games Festival Celebrates its 30th Year

The Cannes Games Festival is the second largest convention celebrating board games in Europe. Many attendees are seeking to break into the industry. In the past, authors like Antoine Bauza—known for 7 Wonders (2010) and Hanabi (2010)—or Bruno Cathala—creator of Five Tribes (2014) and Cyclades (2009)— started their careers by showing their first prototypes during these sessions, and so now …

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GameSchool teaches you Pathfinder, with the people who make it.

The Game School crew, along with guest host and actor Kyle Vogt, talked with James L Sutter and Linda Zayas-Palmer about Pathfinder. James is a co-creator of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and the Executive Editor for Paizo Publishing. Linda is a 5-star Pathfinder Society GM and developer at Paizo. We spoke in depth about the history of Pathfinder, the mechanics, …

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The Convention of the Future: How Technology is Transforming Emerald City Comicon

Daniel Rasmus talks with ReedPop the company responsible for Emerald City Comicon in a rare behind the scenes glimpse. The article focuses on the technology employed by the company to keep lines moving, transactions swift, and gives convention goers an extraordinary experience. Almost science fiction: How Emerald City Comicon uses technology to create an epic show A few of the …