Episode #12: CCGs & Dominion. With David Heron

Episode #12: CCGs & Dominion. With David Heron

 

Contact Information

Jon Shafer – @JonShaferDesign, www.JonShaferOnDesign.com, Jon.Shafer@Comcast.net
Dirk Knemeyer – @DKnemeyer, www.artana.com, Dirk@Knemeyer.com

David Heron – @DavidVHeron

 

Episode Outline

  • 0:00:35 – Housekeeping
  • 0:02:00 – David’s Experience Designing Legend of the Five Rings
  • 0:25:00 – What’s Wrong with Dominion?
  • 0:48:10 – The Potential & Pitfalls of 7 Wonders
  • 1:00:00 – How Do You Make a Fun CCG?
  • 1:09:10 – Jon Teases a Big Announcement

 

Episode Outline (Detailed)

  • 0:00:35 – Housekeeping
  • 0:02:00 – David’s Experience Designing Legend of the Five Rings
  • 0:03:10 – How is CCG Design Different?
  • 0:06:30 – Community Reaction to Design Changes in a CCG
  • 0:13:25 – The Design Differences Between Digital Games & CCGs
  • 0:15:20 – Dirk’s Experience with CCGs & “Living” Card Games
  • 0:19:55 – The Problem of “Net Decking”
  • 0:25:00 – Why Does Dirk Hate Dominion?
  • 0:31:25 – Why the Embargo Card is Awesome
  • 0:35:00 – The Lack of Discovery in Deckbuilders
  • 0:37:50 – How Could Deckbuilders be Improved?
  • 0:48:10 – The Potential & Pitfalls of 7 Wonders
  • 0:54:40 – Are Simple Games Always Bad?
  • 1:00:00 – How Do You Make a Fun CCG?
  • 1:09:10 – Jon Teases a Big Announcement

 

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