We meet every month to play test new board and card game ideas, and occasionally other types of games. We discuss game design, work out mechanics, and so on.

Likewise, even if you're not working on a game, but like to play cool games then come play with us.

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Recent Meetups

  • December 18 · 5:30 PM

    Quick Fix Game Design Meetup

    5 Designers | 5.00

    If our usual twice monthly larger meet ups aren't enough for you, we also host a bi-monthly meet up at Netherworld games every other Thursday. Come play some games and... Learn more
  • December 8 · 6:00 PM

    Meet To Discuss and Play Games

    10 Designers | 5.00

    Bring your games, bring your ideas, and be ready to try out some cool experimental games. NOTE: The Essen Haus is closed on Mondays, so you'll enter through Come Back In... Learn more
  • December 4 · 5:30 PM

    Quick Fix Game Design Meetup

    3 Designers | 5.00

    If our usual twice monthly larger meet ups aren't enough for you, we also host a bi-monthly meet up at Netherworld games every other Thursday. Come play some games and... Learn more
  • November 22 · 11:00 AM

    Prototype Play-test Day

    7 Designers

    Bring some snacks and a friend, and don't forget your games!
  • November 20 · 5:30 PM

    Quick Fix Game Design Meetup

    5 Designers | 5.00

    If our usual twice monthly larger meet ups aren't enough for you, we also host a bi-monthly meet up at Netherworld games every other Thursday. Come play some games and... Learn more
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  • JT Smith founded Madison Game Design Cabal

    on September 1

 

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