Episode 32 – How to be a Good Playtester for Others

April 5, 2014

How to be a Good Playtester for Others

This seminar was originally presented at Metatopia 2013 in Morristown NJ. This panel was led by
Will Hindmarch, Tim Rodriguez and John Adamus.

Everyone agrees playtesting is crucial. But what kind of feedback is best for publishers? This panel looks at the necessary skills and mindset for being a good playtester from *this* side of the table.

 
Episode 32: How to be a Good Playtester for Others [ 56:59 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (226)
00:0000:00

Episode 12 – Playtesting RPG’s

January 12, 2013

What kinds of playtests are there?

How can you run them or play in them effectively?

Learn how iterative testing improves a game

  1. Discuss the purpose of playtesting.
  2. The three styles of playtesting?
  3. Playtesting your own game.
  4. Runing someone else’s game.
  5. Observing a playtest.
  6. Playing in a playtest with panache.
  7. Questions and answers

Presented by Jason Pitre and Adam Koebel

 
Episode12: Playtesting RPGs [ 49:21 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (236)
00:0000:00