Design

Four Humours: An experiment on your board gamer personality

Medieval pseudo-science in a board game The Four Humours is a historical theory spanning ancient to medieval times.  The theory was used to explain the inner workings of people based on their bodily fluids.  Too much of one bodily fluid type would result in certain personality traits, and disorders.  Aspects of this pseudo-scienctific theory are …

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Engine-Builders

I love building things so engine-builder games generally leave me very satisfied.  I’m currently designing an engine-builder called Brewin’ USA: Taproom Takeover. Since I’ve been playing a lot of these games, I am writing down some thoughts on favorite and popular games with this mechanic.  I plan to start a design diary on Taproom Takeover so constructuing an informed written opinion will be helpful to me.  I hope it’s helpful to you as well if you’re going to design an Engine-Builder game.