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Where are the Board Games at ComiCon?

Where are the Board Games at ComiCon?

Posted by Brandon Raasch on Jul 25th 2019

BARD Games attended San Diego Comic Con (SDCC) for the first time, and just in time for the 50th anniversary of the largest comic and pop culture festival in the world. It was truly overwhelming to wi … read more
​Theme vs Mechanics, the Eternal Struggle?

​Theme vs Mechanics, the Eternal Struggle?

Posted by Brandon Raasch on Jul 16th 2019

If you are active in board game design, you may find yourself embroiled in this question, “Which is more important, Theme or Mechanics?”. Although the answer must gravitate around a balance of “both” … read more
How do I reduce my risk on Kickstarter?

How do I reduce my risk on Kickstarter?

Posted by Brandon Raasch on May 7th 2019

Kickstarter is an amazing way to make board games, projects and a $55,000 Potato Salad. But creating something new is not a guarantee. Only 36% of projects successfully fund. Funded projects face r … read more
How to Back the Fickle Board Game Kickstarter

How to Back the Fickle Board Game Kickstarter

Posted by Eric Kearney on May 1st 2019

Have you ever used Kickstarter? No? Not a problem! We’ve got the steps to support Fickle and help us create this great game. Crowdfunding is a great way you can help launch new projects like boa … read more
First Five Fickle Faries

First Five Fickle Faries

Posted by Eric Kearney on Apr 21st 2019

Which fairies are going to be a part of Fickle? Here is the first look at the Fickle fairy families which will be included in the base game. Each fairy has a unique power in the game and is inspire … read more