Xalavier Nelson Jr.

#314 Designing to Ship with Xalavier Nelson Jr

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Dirk and David interview prolific designer and leader Xalavier Nelson Jr. They discuss Xalavier’s illustrious and busy career, focusing on his philosophy of how to ship a game as well as knowing your own capabilities. Topics include his work and inspiration for El Paso, Everywhere, how he manages to produce so many games, treating staff fairly and with respect, and the benefits of working within your box.

#314 Designing to Ship with Xalavier Nelson Jr

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