On Board Games
A show about board and card games. The guys of On Board Games discuss games from the viewpoints of new and expert players, reviewers, and people from the industry, to allow listeners insight into the gaming hobby so they can enjoy games more thoroughly.
OBG 021: Interview Episode

As an April Fools special we are ignoring our established format and sharing a couple interviews from my trip to Prez Con this spring. We have two interviews, one with designer Andrew Parks and one with Pete Fenlon the CEO of Mayfair Games.

Episode Content
A short blurb about the contest.

Andrew and I talk about

  • His history in the gaming industry
  • How to approach a publisher and get a game seriously considered
  • Eurogamer or Amerigamer?
  • Game events


Andrew Parks Games Mentioned


Scott Sigler Promo

Giles previews a game book!

  • Gamer's Companion to Shakespeare


Wandering Geek Promo

Pete Fenlon and I talk about

  • Mayfair supporting Pulp Gamer
  • Mayfair's maximum discount policy
  • Do we really need a new edition of Settlers?
  • The Phalanx line
  • Catan Dice Game


We will get back to our normal format, and future interviews will appear in episodes like other segments.

Direct download: OBG_021_080401.mp3
Category:interview -- posted at: 10:59pm EST