and that is certainly the case when trying to run a small company. One of the large disadvantages that DwD Studios face is the fact that Bill and I live 162 miles apart. So we have developed a system to overcome that distance and get some work accomplished. The system runs something like this:
1. Bill emails or texts a message to me about something he is working on, asking for my input.
2. Bill sends out a second email about the changes he made in the first item he sent out thus version 1.1 is created.
3. Bill begs someone to respond.
4. I notice the first email.»Read more
Well, the good news is my bride enjoyed the weekend with me. We went to the Dublin, Ohio Irish Festival. Good music, the best of company, and food in plenty.
I went to the Irish festival because Bill was unable to attend Gen Con this year and I did not wish to go without him as my playing companion.»Read more
So got into Bill's at about eight thirty last night. Talking until midnight on Frontier Space stuff. Then up this morning at six. Bill up at eight and talked until noon--still Frontier Space stuff. Now we have moved on to a conquest board game we are working on. The game will use three control spheres: trade, diplomacy, and military and have a unique--at least we think so--turn phase mechanic. Each sphere will have its own mechanic for determining victory. Still in very early phases but enjoying challenge.
While I know some of our community is not from the USA, I would nonetheless like to wish a Happy 4th to those of us fortunate enough to live here in the United States.
Please friends do not take this as an insult to your home countries if you are not from here. It is not meant in any way to disparage your homes, just celebrate my own.»Read more