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The Game Design Round Table

Dirk Knemeyer & David V. Heron

Covering the full breadth of digital, tabletop, and role playing games, The Game Design Round Table inspires and educates aspiring and experienced game designers.


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4.8 out of 5 stars from 204 ratings
  • One of the best board game design podcasts, although episodes are usually interviews rather than round table discussions, so the name is a bit of a misnomer.

    Podcast Addict
    Captain Maybe
    a month ago
  • Excellent resource and community

    GDRT has been providing thoughtful and relevant conversations with designers and game creators for years, and offers a progressive and thorough look into game design across the entire gamut of disciplines.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • UK Games Expo

    Hi did you go to the UK Games Expo two weeks ago. It’s at the NEC in Birmingham. It’s the biggest gaming convention in the UK. I went for a quick visit, I loved it. Hopefully I’ll go next year.

    Apple Podcasts
    AMR 2115
    United Kingdom5 months ago
  • A joy to listen to

    In the early episodes, the show had a slow start, but at some point in time, I found myself not being able to stop listening. Dirk and David have been a permanent part of my morning and evening commutes for work for quite a while now. I am only on episode 117, but I’ve learned so much about what it means to be a professional game designer, and what it takes to succeed in the industry. Even more with tips and tricks of the trade. Then their guest list has been amazing with their own stories and a... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States5 months ago
  • The guest's audio is really unlistenable.

    Sean May
    2 years ago

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