The Market In Mind – Designer’s Diary #7

Before I got my publishing deal with ITB I had planned to stop at Version 3. At the time, the game was 54 cards (as that was standard order size), consisting of 26 cards in hand (13 per player), 6 ‘Location’ cards and 22 ‘Event’ cards. Both players had exactly the...

Thinking Big – Designer’s Diary #8

  One fateful playtesting session in a small office in London changed everything. It was pointed out to me that the issue of the ‘slow’ ‘Event’ cards was hampering the game in quite a big way. Players were having to analyze the game board far more than they should...