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Digital Subscriptions > Tabletop Gaming > August 2019 (#33) > At a Glance

At a Glance

Ian Livingstone joins board game and RPG designers at London con – plus, learn how to make your own game!


Where can you hear from some of the creators of the biggest and best games in the hobby, then learn how to become a designer of the future yourself? This year’s Tabletop Gaming Live convention, that’s where!

Headlining two packed days of talks and workshops is Ian Livingstone CBE, the co-founder of Warhammer maker Games Workshop and co-author of the Fighting Fantasy series, who will talk about his life in games and run through his favourite board games of all time on the Saturday of the London show held in Alexandra Palace on September 28th and 29th. Ian will also be around during the rest of the show to meet with fans and sign copies of his latest books!

Others talking during the weekend will include the creators of games including Hellboy: The Board Game, Escape the Dark Castle and King of Tokyo, as well as UK indie roleplaying designers and members of the Pathfinder and Starfinder communities, who will offer their tips on getting started with RPGs, the best games you should be playing beyond D&D and how to keep players hooked as a GM.

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