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Beyond Kalidasia S03E04 – The Alpha Design Phase

May 12 2015

The Alpha Design Phase is the first step in creating your tabletop game. On this episode, I will talk about the goals, the methods, and some tips to help you get your tabletop game off to the right start.


Beyond Kalidasia S03E03 – Overview of the Game Design Process

April 30 2015

Season 3 of Beyond Kalidasia continues with a look at the overall design process I use for tabletop games. My process includes four steps:

  • Alpha Design Phase
  • Beta Design Phase
  • Release Candidate Phase
  • Production Phase

Beyond Kalidasia – S03E02 Alpha Design Kit

March 26 2015

Season 3 of Beyond Kalidasia continues with a discussion on how to build an Alpha Design Kit. This kit is a collection of tools and materials that are needed in order to create prototypes of your game. These are prototypes that you will use to test out the various ideas you have for your game.

It was actually episode 4 of Beyond Kalidasia:
http://www.kalidasia.com/2010/11/beyond-kalidsaia-004-simple-hobby-projects/


Beyond Kalidasia S03E01 – The Three Fundamental Forces of Game Design

February 27 2015

Welcome to the first episode for Beyond Kalidasia Season 3. On this season, I am going to take you through the entire process I use to create games with Kalidasia Fleet Commander as an example.

The Kalidasia Universe:
http://www.kalidasia.com/

Fleet Commander Kickstarter:
Fleet Commander Kickstarter

My Week in 8 Min – Alpha Fleet Commander:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qBBO5ihFm8o


Interview over at MakerGames.net

February 4 2015

Last week, I took some time to answer some questions from Nathan from MakerGames.net, a site about 3D Printing and tabletop games. We talked about my history of game development and of course, how 3D printing plays into the Kalidasia product line. You can read full article at the following address:

http://makergames.net/jason-rutherford/


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