Will Thompson

#264 Will Thompson Talks Winter Rabbit and PaleoVet


Design Talk Series

Will returns to the show with Dirk and David to discuss his game Winter Rabbit, a finalist for the Zenobia Award. A contest for designers from underrepresented groups in the hobby, the Zenobia Award pairs promising applicants with mentors and awards winners with a cash prize and help with publication. Will, a member of the Cherokee Nation, talks about how Winter Rabbit was designed from the start to incorporate indigenous themes. The group also discusses the Zenobia Award itself, as well as another design Will is working on: the dice manipulation game PaleoVet, where players help dinosaurs recover from illnesses.

#264 Will Thompson Talks Winter Rabbit and PaleoVet

4.8 Rating

From 100+ Game Designers

Since 2012

WHAT’S TGDRT?

The Game Design Round Table is by game designers, for game designers. Since 2012 we’ve explored the art and craft of game design from the perspective of tabletop, digital, and role-playing games. Listen to a show, join our community on social media, or sign up for our low-volume newsletter to stay informed.

New to TGDRT?
Start here!

Listen on these podcast services!

apple

google

spotify

radiopublic

overcast

stitcher

Subscribe to our
low-volume newsletter