Episode 23 – A Bit of Magic

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This is another one of those episodes where it baffles me how it actually happened. Why? Well, I got to speak to Richard Garfield. The guy who single handedly started the whole Collectible Card Game genre with Magic: The Gathering. There’s not many people who can say they’re responsible for beginning a genre of game, but Richard definitely can. As well as M:TG, he’s also designed games like RoboRally, The Great Dalmuti, Netrunner, Vampire The Eternal Struggle… the list is huge. He’s also just released his latest game, King of Tokyo, a battle of the behemoths! I ask him about pretty much everything I can (as you would, of course) and yet it still wasn’t enough time to get everything out! Here’s hoping I get the chance to talk with him again some day.

Chris also returns this episode with answers to a stack of questions. If you want to get in touch with us, you can email us: michael@littlemetaldog.com and chris@littlemetaldog.com. Thanks to Gryphon Games for sponsoring this episode, and thanks as always to you for listening.

Oh yeah. There might be a competition hidden somewhere in the show too. Maybe.

This episode’s links!


Mirror Mirror on Kickstarter – http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/167427101/mirror-mirror-a-game-of-deception-reflection-and-l?ref=live

Magic: The Gathering home – http://www.wizards.com/Magic

Richard’s excellent Three Donkeys site – http://www.threedonkeys.com/blog/

The UKGMN’s videos from UK Games Expo – WARNING – you will see my face – http://www.youtube.com/user/Weirdchris56

Don’t forget, we’re part of The Dice Tower Network as well! The home of fine gaming shows! – http://dicetower.com/






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