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UK Games Expo 2015 – A Game Changer

By Paco Garcia Jaen This is my fourth year attending the biggest tabletop games convention in the UK. This is the third year that I help organise some events at the show. This is the last year things remain as they’ve been. And that’s a good thing. For the last few years, the UK Games […]

Video Seminar – Game Design at UK Games Expo

Game design is something a lot of us aspire to do. Well, me not so much. Only a bit. Anyway. some people are very good at it and it shows because they have very good games out there. So it makes sense to have people in a panel who have very good games out there. […]

Video Seminar – Board Game Production at UK Games Expo

What does it take to actually publish a board game? Board Games production is something many, many people have wanted to get a stab at. With Kickstarter having democratised the  publishing process quite dramatically, more and more companies are popping up and having a go. I got together with three industry professionals from different companies. […]

Video Interview – Matt Leacock at UK Games Expo

Matt Leacock has become the go-to game when is about cooperative games design. True that there are other designers out there who create fantastic cooperative games, but Matt… He’s the guy! With Pandemic, Forbidden Island and Forbidden Desert  and others under his belt he’s an undisputed authority in the genre, so having him in a […]

Podcast Episode – The Boardgame Interview Room: UK Games Expo Organisers

The UK Games Expo has become the flagship of gaming conventions in the UK. From its unassuming beginnings less than a decade ago, it is quickly turning into the perfect mix of GenCon and Spiel at a smaller scale but just as fun and well organised. Since I’m the one organising the panels, you’d be […]

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