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Lewis Pulsipher
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Dr. Lew Pulsipher has designed half a dozen commercially published boardgames.Britannia is described in an "Armchair General" review as "one of the great titles in the world of games. He is the author of the book "Game Design: How to Create Video and Tabletop Games, Start to Finish" from McFarland Publishers.

 

 

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December 05, 2012
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In the very oldest traditional board and card games, dice are rarely used.  (Backgammon and Parcheesi are the most notable exceptions.)  ...
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November 20, 2012
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In many “natural” games, such as sports, and in many traditional board and card games, every participant begins with an equal position and prospect...
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November 11, 2012
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Two military/political aspects of the ancient world hold a fascination for me, because I've not found or seen a really satisfactory way to represen...
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November 04, 2012
This is a discussion of how some games include a cycle of converting resources through some means of production such as factories or agricultural f...
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October 26, 2012
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This post was precipitated by a question from a reader regarding how often or how persistent he should be in trying to get an email response from a...
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October 10, 2012
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“War” games are fundamentally different from “battle” games, although most people would call both wargames.  In the fo...
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October 05, 2012
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At the NC State Tabletop Game Club I attend five people were playing my prototype “The Rise and Fall of Assyria”.  Someone came by and asked if the...
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September 30, 2012
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Atlas of World Military History: the art of war from ancient times to the present day.  By Richard Brooks and others.  Hardcover, 256 pag...
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September 24, 2012
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As you may know, the Fantasy Flight version of Britannia has sold out its second printing and all rights have reverted to me.The plan for the new e...
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September 15, 2012
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At GenCon I attended several seminars about game publishing and game distribution.  I’m not intending to self publish games, though I wi...
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