For topics related to the design of games for interactive entertainment systems - video games, board games, tabletop RPGs, or any other type. /r/GameDesign is not a subreddit about general game development, nor is it a programming subreddit. This is a place to talk about Game Design and what it entails. Use this community to network, discuss crafting rulesets and general game design, and share game design tips with other game designers. Designers of all experience levels are welcome!
For geeks and nerds, artists, writers, philosophers, politicians and scientists alike: The creation of new worlds and new universes has been a key element of science fiction and fantasy. It can also exist outside the realm of scifi-literature and RPG-gaming as a means of exploring possibilities. This subreddit is about sharing your worlds and discussing the many aspects of creating new ones.
A diverse community of players devoted to Magic: the Gathering, a trading card game(tcg) produced by Wizards of the Coast and originally designed by Richard Garfield, PHD. Join us discussing news, tournaments, gameplay, deckbuilding, strategy, lore, fan art, cosplay, and more. "Magic isn't really one game but many games with a shared rules system." - Mark Rosewater, Magic's Head Designer
Announcements and discussion regarding crowdfunded boardgames. Crowdfunding sites include Kickstarter, Indie GoGo, and many more.
A place to share ideas and techniques for painting and converting miniatures. It's also a showcase of the stuff you're really proud of. Mark scantily clad or nude mini's as NSFW. No Memes. Please observe proper reddiquette, have fun and keep your brushes damp.
Tabletop Simulator is the only simulator where you can let your aggression out by flipping the table! There are no rules to follow: just you, a physics sandbox, and your friends. Make your own games and play how YOU want! Unlimited gaming possibilities!
Gloomhaven is a cooperative game of tactical combat, battling monsters and advancing a player's own individual goals in a persistent and changing world that is ideally played over many game sessions. In the process players will enhance their abilities with experience and loot, discover new locations to explore and plunder, and expand an ever-branching story fueled by the decisions they make.
A community of people who enjoy playing hobbyist board games on iPad, iPhone, Android phones and tablets, and computers. Whether you enjoy games like Settlers of Catan or Carcassonne, or more hard core games like Twilight Imperium or Cosmic Encounter, there's room for you here.