With Ethan, Robin and Jen all sprinting around preparing for UK Games Expo, I’ve taken it upon myself to write thoughts on the games I played at the last playtest session, which happened on 17 May 2018. We assembled at our current preferred venue of Against the Grain on Wexford Street to play some games. Read More

Playtest Dublin: Session Report 3 May 2018

May 3 saw our usual playtest event being held in Against The Grain on Wexford Street, Dublin. We had to compete for space and decibels with some corporate parties at the start before it quietened down. The day after, May 4, was the annual State of Play, including a chance to demo some of our games to the public. Read More


Our twice a month playtests continue. The last meet up was held from 6.30pm in Against the Grain on Wexford Street on April 19, 2018. We were delighted to welcome some new faces and see what they had to bring to the table (literally!). Read More

Game Developers Conference 2018

For computer game developers March means one thing GDC, the Game Developers Conference. The event is held in San Francisco and attracts game devs from around the world. It’s a week long conference of industry talks, hang outs, parties, meetings, expo and trade. So basically everything a game dev in any field could want. GDC has expanded along with the industry and last year, for the first time, they introduced a Board Game Day. This year Board Game Day returned and luckily – thanks to a work trip – I was able to attend.

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