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Why I Play Boardgames

My Dad is a retired policeman.  Just around the time personal computers were first made available, he was injured in the line of duty and received a compensation payout.  Newly married, finances were tight...

Kickstarter

What is Kickstarter?

As a new publisher, we’re planning to use Kickstarter.  If you’ve not heard of Kickstarter, it’s a crowd-funding platform.  The basic idea is that ‘creators’ present a concept for a project that they need...

Inspiration

Have you ever wondered where inspiration comes from?  You’re sitting there, minding your own business, when suddenly a bright idea will pop into your head, without warning.  Where do these ideas come from? Sir...

Washing Machine

What is a Maven?

A few years ago, a friend of mine described me as a maven. “A what?” I said. “A maven.  It’s an old Hebrew word,” he explained.  “A maven is someone who, if they need...