Tabletop Interviews


GenCon 2015 – Scythe Interview and Game Overview

August 5, 2015 by Travis Williams

Up until recently, very little was known about Stonemaier Games’ upcoming game Scythe other than the fact that it had absolutely incredible art. TechRaptor was fortunate enough to sit down…


Gen Con 2015 – Stonemaier Games and Scythe

August 1, 2015 by Don Parsons

At Gen Con we have the chance to sit down and talk with many people about the games they are working on and creating. One of those people was Jamey…

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Indie Interview – Shanna Germain on No Thank You, Evil!

June 15, 2015 by Don Parsons

No Thank You, Evil! is the latest kickstarter project by Monte Cook Games, their fourth to be precise. They’ve had successes in the past with Numenera, The Strange, and the…

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Indie Interview — Leonard Balsera of Evil Hat

June 8, 2015 by Don Parsons

Leonard Balsera is one of the numerous people at Evil Hat, where he has worn the hat of Lead System Developer for the Dresden Files RPG, Fate Core, and The…

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Vision Impaired-accessible board gaming, an interview with 64 Oz. Games

March 27, 2015 by Travis Williams

64 Oz. Games is a company run by Richard and Emily Gibbs that focuses on making blind and vision impaired accessibility kits for board and card games. While their original…

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Jonathan “Skippy” Schwarz Interview – Game Designer and Serial Prankster

March 2, 2015 by Robert N. Adams

Disclosure: I previously did some writing for under my gaming handle “Ihmhi”. I was not compensated for my writing in any way. Jonathan “Skippy” Schwarz is a man of…

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The Tale of Tentacle Bento – An Interview with John Cadice from Soda Pop Miniatures

February 16, 2015 by Georgina Young

Since TechRaptor began exploring the world of tabletop gaming, I’ve been diving in myself when a fast paced card game based on being a tentacle monster at a Tokyo University…

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The $5million Card Game – An Interview with Shane Small of Exploding Kittens

February 3, 2015 by Georgina Young

As the Kickstarter for card game Exploding Kittens reaches over $5million raised for the project, the most backed Kickstarter of all time makes tabletop cards mainstream with over 130,000 investors. The…