Posts Tagged ‘Chris Avellone’


This past week on the tabletop

19/03/2017 – 25/03/2017 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Australian games just keep popping up. TGDA took a look at some of the releases in 2016 in an informative video. Who doesn’t love a game? Or 10,000? No more getting the boot. Designer of COGZ, Wesley Lamont, appeared on ABC […]


Chris Avellone talks Codename: Van Buren

Episode 48 of the Gamer’s Tavern sees Chris Avellone talk about Codename: Van Buren, the game that was supposed to become Fallout 3. Because of a shoestring budget, the bulk of the Van Buren mechanics were created as a tabletop RPG for testing purposes. Chris talks about the Van Buren project, RPG games, and generally […]


Issue 11 is out now

A new year of The Campaigner kicks off with todays release of Issue 11. In this issue we look at the worker placement game Euphoria: Build a Better Dystopia, explore its origins, and talk to game designer Jamey Stegmaier about its development. We also talk to Chris Avellone from Obsidian Entertainment about his previous career […]