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November 4, 2019 Jason Brooks No comments exist

We gave several media outlets the opportunity to preview Legacies in advance of our Kickstarter launch and their comments were – astounding! Never Bored Gaming said “This is definitely going to be a ‘Game of the Year’ contender!” Rahdo’s runthrough of the gameplay was fantastic and should give anyone a great understanding of how to…

October 6, 2019 Jason Brooks No comments exist

Brookspun Games returned to Stonemaier Design Day in 2019 with a new and improved version of Legacies with streamlined rules, graphic design, and art. The entire event was once again VERY well organized and an incredibly enjoyable experience – especially because I had the chance to reconvene with “old friends” from last year and make…

August 13, 2019 Jason Brooks No comments exist

What a fantastic time! My son, Brady, and I took Legacies to the First Exposure Playtest Hall at GenCon for the second year in a row and had many productive playtests with great players from all over including a couple of players who returned to see the game’s progress since GenCon 2018! The event was…

June 27, 2019 Jason Brooks No comments exist

Earlier this month Legacies was added to the Board Game Geek database and within days, the great board game reviewer – Rahdo – had noticed and included Legacies in his 2019 Games of Interest list (you can hear about it in his June podcast on the topic). Subscribe to Legacies at Board Game Geek for…

May 26, 2019 Jason Brooks No comments exist

Brookspun Games visited Geekway to the West for the first time in St. Louis, Missouri. It was a fantastic convention with ~3,000 attendees and a great venue. We had two of our designs there which were played by dozens of attendees. Bite Me – our zombie social deduction game – was one of the designs…

March 31, 2019 Jason Brooks No comments exist

I’m thrilled to announce that we’re partnering with the talented artist and graphic designer – Yoma – for Legacies! Yoma has been involved in several very successful Kickstarter tabletop game campaigns and will be leading the way for art and graphic design for Legacies and our Kickstarter launch targeted for this fall. Follow us on…

October 1, 2018 Jason Brooks No comments exist

After several conversations with Jamey Stegmaier since my design journey began, I had the privilege to participate in the 2018 Stonemaier Design Day – a highly organized day where ~100 designers and playtesters come together to play each dozens of designs and provide feedback on the progress and viability of each game. Not only did…

August 24, 2018 Jason Brooks No comments exist

We had a fantastic time at GenCon 2018. Over the 4 days we had the honor of meeting, playing games, and talking with dozens of playtesters, designers, and vendors. We spent the majority of our time in the First Exposure Playtest Hall (hosted by the fabulous team from Double Exposure) where we conducted 9 playtests…

July 19, 2018 Jason Brooks No comments exist

In two weeks, we’ll be playtesting two of our games at GenCon’s First Exposure Playtest Hall. Come join us to try out and provide feedback on either (or BOTH) of our prototypes. Legacies is a strategic worker placement game that has you forging relationships, building heirlooms, making investments, and identifying successors to cement your legacy…

August 13, 2017 Jason Brooks No comments exist

Jason will be attending GenCon50 in Indianapolis this year and plans to make the rounds, meeting designers, industry superstars, and board game fans throughout the convention.  To chronicle his experience, Jason has challenged himself to achieve 50 “Meet & Tweet”s.  What’s a Meet & Tweet?  It’s when you meet someone – take a photo to…