How one conversation at a local game convention saved us from Kickstarter hell

Jessica Berlin Conventions 1 Comment

How do I maximize my presence at small local game conventions as a new game designer? Local conventions are such a great place to get your feet wet as a game designer before you invest in larger conventions like Gen Con or Origins. One of the greatest things we’ve discovered about attending local conventions is the connections you can make and things you can learn from other people in the board gaming industry. Get out there and talk to people. We’ve attended Strategicon in Los Angeles several times and the first time we went we had been planning to launch a Kickstarter for our first game that was in progress at the time. We ended up meeting and talking to …