Hello Gamers and UXers!
Welcome to Design Thinking Games, a fantasy and UX podcast by Tim Broadwater and Michael Schofield. This podcast examines the player experience of board games, pen and paper roleplaying games, live action games, mobile games, and video games.
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Michael is a service designer specializing in #researchOps and is a director of engineering in his day job. Aspiring professional dungeon master, philosopher, and poet. #pluckyBio
Consoles: Xbox Series X, Switch
Favorite board game: Fury of Dracula
Favorite tabletop RPGs: D&D with Grit and Glory supplement.
Most proud gaming accomplishment: in the early aughts I led a clan to victory in a Rainbow Six Vegas 2 MLG Tournament.
Tim is a life-long UXer, designer, consultant, mentor, speaker, writer, gaymer, and artist. He is the author of UX FMK, a former Venture Lieutenant for Paizo, and is savagely addicted to coffee (in all forms).
Consoles: Android, PS4 Pro, Steam, Switch
Favorite board game: Sentinels of the Multiverse
Favorite tabletop RPGs: Starfinder
Most proud gaming accomplishment: I have played and beaten all 19 Zelda games from the Legend of Zelda (1986) to Breath of the Wild (2017).