Legal Moves

By Zachary Strebeck

The games business and legal podcast - legal news, views and information for board game and video game developers and players. Featuring industry guests, commentary and Q&A, along with a "deep dive" into a different topic each episode.

  1. 1.
    Designing and Publishing Solo Board Games with Greg Favro, designer of Spire's End
    24:11
  2. 2.
    Talking Game Jams with Game Jolt CEO Yaprak DeCarmine
    24:01
  3. 3.
    Board Game IP Issues Explained - with Prof. Christopher Seaman and Thuan Tran
    34:45
  4. 4.
    Analyze and Accelerate your Game with G.Round and Global Top Round - featuring Pontus Mahler and Lex Bhukkanasut
    35:26
  5. 5.
    PPP and EIDL for Game Devs - featuring Rachel Presser of Sonic Toad Media
    52:48
  6. 6.
    Episode 69 - Orange Nebula - Recovering from an unsuccessful Kickstarter
    27:30
  7. 7.
    Road to Infamy Games - Canvas and COVID
    24:24
  8. 8.
    COVID19 and the Tabletop Games Industry - with Justin Jacobson and Ben Harkins
    36:57
  1. 9.
    Talking game music law with entertainment attorney Tamera Bennett
    34:49
  2. 10.
    Post-Apocalyptic Farming and Game Dev with Danny Wynne
    30:29
  3. 11.
    Leveraging your Game's Brand in other Media with entertainment lawyer Gordon Firemark
    38:52
  4. 12.
    Gen Con 2019 - Legal Q&A panel with Justin Jacobson of Restoration Games
    51:15
  5. 13.
    Running a video game business - with Keith Warner of New World Interactive
    31:09
  6. 14.
    Bringing back great games - with Justin Jacobson of Restoration Games
    29:17
  7. 15.
    Launching a Universe on Kickstarter - with Alex Koshelkov of Crytivo
    25:01
  8. 16.
    Advertising for Game Developers - with Mark Swanson of Odd Bird Games
    29:49
  9. 17.
    Publishing games and traveling the world - Discussing with Jordan Draper
    29:35
  10. 18.
    Understanding taxes for game developers - with Ernest Jones of Ellsworth & Stout CPAs
    53:29
  11. 19.
    Kickstarter advertising and more - with Mike Gnade of Rock Manor Games
    44:36
  12. 20.
    Running an indie tabletop game company with Ben Harkins of Floodgate Games
    43:10
  13. 21.
    Playing the role of Publisher with Keith Matejka of Thunderworks Games
    41:46
  14. 22.
    Running a second edition Kickstarter with Teale Fristoe of Nothing Sacred Games
    48:09
  15. 23.
    Taking your game global with David Lakritz of LAI Global Game Services
    44:23
  16. 24.
    Game Jolt - Chatting with Yaprak and David about running an indie game marketplace and going nomadic
    1:03:15
  17. 25.
    Leaders of Euphoria and Overworld Games - with Brian Henk and Clayton Skancke
    50:51
  18. 26.
    Gen Con Panel - How to Run a Board Game Kickstarter
    58:04
  19. 27.
    Gen Con Panel - How to Start a Board Game Company
    57:10
  20. 28.
    Gen Con Panel - How to Publish Your First Board Game
    56:17
  21. 29.
    Gen Con Legal Q&A - Part 2 - with Justin Jacobson of LAWCRAFT
    50:52
  22. 30.
    Gen Con Legal Q&A - Part 1 - with Justin Jacobson of LAWCRAFT
    55:53
  23. 31.
    Starting and growing a tabletop game company with Common Man Games' Karl Fenner
    48:14
  24. 32.
    Creating storytelling games with Thorny Games' Kathryn Hymes and Hakan Seyalioglu
    47:02
  25. 33.
    Playtesting your board game (or video game) with Jeremy Commandeur
    44:11
  26. 34.
    Creating Mini Metro with Robert Curry of Dinosaur Polo Club
    45:41
  27. 35.
    Making Invisigun Heroes with Shadi Muklashy of Sombr Studios
    45:28
  28. 36.
    Running a board game publishing company with Patrick Nickell of Crash of Games
    47:54
  29. 37.
    Designing games as a blue-bearded pirate - with Peter Hayward
    39:08
  30. 38.
    Working in the video game industry - with Francisco Souki and Jan Stec
    46:20
  31. 39.
    "Gamblification" and mobile casino games - with Aaron Vanderbeek
    46:35
  32. 40.
    Becoming a full-time indie dev - with Rick Felice of Tipping Goat
    45:16
  33. 41.
    Indie game marketing tactics - with Raghav Mathur of Black Shell Media
    45:00
  34. 42.
    What makes a successful game? - with Osmos and Karmaka creator Dave Burke of Hemisphere Games
    45:37
  35. 43.
    Trademarks, Parody and launching Super PACS! with Brandon Patton of Merlin Pool Games
    48:28
  36. 44.
    Designing great games with John Coveyou of Genius Games
    44:31
  37. 45.
    Taxes and accounting for indie game developers - with Rachel Presser of Sonic Toad Media
    45:39
  38. 46.
    Launching a multi-million dollar Kickstarter campaign for Scythe - with Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games
    46:24
  39. 47.
    Using Kickstarter to launch "Nothing Sacred Games" with Teale Fristoe
    46:54
  40. 48.
    Creating your first indie PC game with Sorob Raissi of Spread Shot Studios
    43:29
  41. 49.
    Dealing with Cease and Desist Letters - The Dice Tower Episode #435 Segment
    4:14
  42. 50.
    Finding success in the mobile games industry - with Aksel Junkkila of BugByte Ltd.
    42:33

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