Pitch Tracking

Pitch Tracking

I hit a milestone this week. I completed my 1000th game pitch. I’m defining a ‘game pitch’ as a game pitched or submitted to a publisher. In a pitch meeting, I would probably pitch 4 to 7 games, so this would count as 4 to 7 game pitches. My first individual pitch was...
Top Tips for Super Sizzles

Top Tips for Super Sizzles

If you’re a game designer or toy inventor you’ve probably heard the term ‘sizzle reel’. But what does it mean? Why are they important? Do you really need one? And, if you do decide to make a sizzle reel … how, what, where, which bits??? This blog post aims to answer...
How to find a publisher

How to find a publisher

This is Part 4 in the blog series: So you’ve designed a game… now what?  If you’ve not yet done so, please read Part 1: What’s your motivation?, Part 2: Testing and development and Part 3: Pitch or Publish. A link to the final part will appear in due course. In the...
Mojo Pitch: An inventor’s guide (Part 2: The Pitch)

Mojo Pitch: An inventor’s guide (Part 2: The Pitch)

This is part 2 of a three-part blog. In Part 1: Before the Pitch, I talked about how to prepare for a big pitching event like Mojo Pitch. You might find it useful to read that post before this.  What you can expect Mojo Pitch is a test of stamina. You’ll be pitching...