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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.
    Bringing back great games - with Justin Jacobson of Restoration Games07/12/2019
    29:17
  2. 2.
    Launching a Universe on Kickstarter - with Alex Koshelkov of Crytivo07/01/2019
    25:01
  3. 3.
    Advertising for Game Developers - with Mark Swanson of Odd Bird Games06/21/2019
    29:49
  4. 4.
    Publishing games and traveling the world - Discussing with Jordan Draper10/16/2018
    29:35
  5. 5.
    Understanding taxes for game developers - with Ernest Jones of Ellsworth & Stout CPAs09/26/2017
    53:29
  6. 6.
    Kickstarter advertising and more - with Mike Gnade of Rock Manor Games07/05/2017
    44:36
  7. 7.
    Running an indie tabletop game company with Ben Harkins of Floodgate Games05/21/2017
    43:10
  8. 8.
    Playing the role of Publisher with Keith Matejka of Thunderworks Games04/28/2017
    41:46
  1. 9.
    Running a second edition Kickstarter with Teale Fristoe of Nothing Sacred Games03/05/2017
    48:09
  2. 10.
    Taking your game global with David Lakritz of LAI Global Game Services02/15/2017
    44:23
  3. 11.
    Game Jolt - Chatting with Yaprak and David about running an indie game marketplace and going nomadic12/31/2016
    1:03:15
  4. 12.
    Leaders of Euphoria and Overworld Games - with Brian Henk and Clayton Skancke10/27/2016
    50:51
  5. 13.
    Gen Con Panel - How to Run a Board Game Kickstarter10/11/2016
    58:04
  6. 14.
    Gen Con Panel - How to Start a Board Game Company10/07/2016
    57:10
  7. 15.
    Gen Con Panel - How to Publish Your First Board Game09/14/2016
    56:17
  8. 16.
    Gen Con Legal Q&A - Part 2 - with Justin Jacobson of LAWCRAFT09/07/2016
    50:52
  9. 17.
    Gen Con Legal Q&A - Part 1 - with Justin Jacobson of LAWCRAFT08/31/2016
    55:53
  10. 18.
    Starting and growing a tabletop game company with Common Man Games' Karl Fenner07/31/2016
    48:14
  11. 19.
    Creating storytelling games with Thorny Games' Kathryn Hymes and Hakan Seyalioglu06/20/2016
    47:02
  12. 20.
    Playtesting your board game (or video game) with Jeremy Commandeur05/29/2016
    44:11
  13. 21.
    Creating Mini Metro with Robert Curry of Dinosaur Polo Club04/28/2016
    45:41
  14. 22.
    Making Invisigun Heroes with Shadi Muklashy of Sombr Studios04/23/2016
    45:28
  15. 23.
    Running a board game publishing company with Patrick Nickell of Crash of Games04/13/2016
    47:54
  16. 24.
    Designing games as a blue-bearded pirate - with Peter Hayward04/07/2016
    39:08
  17. 25.
    Working in the video game industry - with Francisco Souki and Jan Stec04/01/2016
    46:20
  18. 26.
    "Gamblification" and mobile casino games - with Aaron Vanderbeek03/23/2016
    46:35
  19. 27.
    Becoming a full-time indie dev - with Rick Felice of Tipping Goat03/09/2016
    45:16
  20. 28.
    Indie game marketing tactics - with Raghav Mathur of Black Shell Media03/03/2016
    45:00
  21. 29.
    What makes a successful game? - with Osmos and Karmaka creator Dave Burke of Hemisphere Games02/24/2016
    45:37
  22. 30.
    Trademarks, Parody and launching Super PACS! with Brandon Patton of Merlin Pool Games02/17/2016
    48:28
  23. 31.
    Designing great games with John Coveyou of Genius Games02/03/2016
    44:31
  24. 32.
    Taxes and accounting for indie game developers - with Rachel Presser of Sonic Toad Media01/27/2016
    45:39
  25. 33.
    Launching a multi-million dollar Kickstarter campaign for Scythe - with Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games01/20/2016
    46:24
  26. 34.
    Using Kickstarter to launch "Nothing Sacred Games" with Teale Fristoe01/14/2016
    46:54
  27. 35.
    Creating your first indie PC game with Sorob Raissi of Spread Shot Studios01/06/2016
    43:29
  28. 36.
    Dealing with Cease and Desist Letters - The Dice Tower Episode #435 Segment12/19/2015
    4:14
  29. 37.
    Finding success in the mobile games industry - with Aksel Junkkila of BugByte Ltd.12/16/2015
    42:33
  30. 38.
    Business issues for startup game developers - with Nicholas Laborde of Raconteur Games12/09/2015
    45:59
  31. 39.
    Starting and running your game company - with Brian Henk of Overworld Games12/03/2015
    49:14
  32. 40.
    Working with Microsoft's indie game evangelists - with guests Katherine Harris and Tobiah Zarlez11/20/2015
    44:40
  33. 41.
    Shipping Kickstarter rewards and board games from China - with Brian Henk11/16/2015
    45:38
  34. 42.
    Working with artists and graphic designers - Episode 20 featuring Scott Nicely of Jovial Graphics11/04/2015
    47:03
  35. 43.
    Developing an indie game with a full-time job - with Karlo Licudine10/28/2015
    46:08
  36. 44.
    Episode 18 - Pitching your game to publishers with Raw Fury's Jonas Antonsson10/21/2015
    44:55
  37. 45.
    Episode 17 - Marketing your indie game with Raw Fury's David Martinez10/15/2015
    47:05
  38. 46.
    Episode 16 - Taxes and business basics for indie game developers with Rachel Presser10/07/2015
    49:05
  39. 47.
    Episode 15 - Game development co-working spaces with The Game Nest's Dylan Jones10/01/2015
    45:27
  40. 48.
    Episode 14 - The business of indie games with Nicholas Laborde09/23/2015
    44:46
  41. 49.
    Episode 13 - Starting an indie studio where there's no game industry09/16/2015
    48:00
  42. 50.
    Episode 12 - Marketing your Kickstarter project with Jeff King of All Us Geeks09/09/2015
    47:00
  43. 51.
    Episode 11 - Stonemaier Games' "Between Two Cities" Post-Mortem (part 2)09/02/2015
    46:35
  44. 52.
    Episode 10 - Stonemaier Games' "Between Two Cities" Post-Mortem 08/26/2015
    42:37
  45. 53.
    Episode 09 - Print on Demand Games (part 2)08/19/2015
    45:50
  46. 54.
    Episode 08 - Using Print-on-Demand to publish board games (part 1)08/12/2015
    42:37
  47. 55.
    Episode 07 - Designing Reality-based Games (Part 2)08/05/2015
    48:56
  48. 56.
    Episode 06 - Designing Reality-based games07/29/2015
    54:42
  49. 57.
    Episode 05 – Partner up or go solo? (part 3) with Jeremy Commandeur and Brian Henk07/22/2015
    26:56
  50. 58.
    Episode 04 - The Dice Tower #414 segment - Licensing Deals07/19/2015
    4:26
  51. 59.
    Episode 03 – Partner up or go solo? (part 2) with Jeremy Commandeur and Brian Henk07/15/2015
    40:36
  52. 60.
    Episode 02 – Partner up or go solo? (part 1) with Jeremy Commandeur and Brian Henk07/08/2015
    47:31
  53. 61.
    Episode 01 - Raising money on Kickstarter with Jamey Stegmaier and Andrew Federspiel06/30/2015
    1:04:23
  54. 62.
    Legal Moves Throwback - Naming your game or game company06/24/2015
    2:52
  55. 63.
    Legal Moves Throwback - Protecting game mechanics06/24/2015
    3:23
  56. 64.
    Legal Moves Throwback - Recent court cases about game mechanics06/24/2015
    3:04
  57. 65.
    Legal Moves Throwback - Who owns a translation of game rules?06/24/2015
    2:12
  58. 66.
    Legal Moves Throwback - Looking at the big picture06/24/2015
    2:19
  59. 67.
    Legal Moves Throwback - What rights does a Kickstarter backer have?06/24/2015
    2:42

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