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Just listened to the podcast Games with Garfield where Richard Garfield talks through the development of an expansion for King of Tokyo where the design goal is to add personality to each character---but without making the game worse. This proves harder than he expected and his commentary is worthwhile.

He hasn't done a podcast in a long time (six months or so), but this was a very interesting listen. There are not a lot of specific details about the expansion, but the design goals and commentary on playtesting are an interesting look into how he works. The expansion is expected to debut at GenCon.

Highly recommended...
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And there was me hoping/thinking that some sort of Japanese military defensive force (to protect Tokyo) mechanic might be added .. whistle
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I love that podcast- I wish it came out more often.
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moocifer wrote:
And there was me hoping/thinking that some sort of Japanese military defensive force (to protect Tokyo) mechanic might be added .. whistle
tsk tsk

The Japanese don't have a military. They have a Self Defense Force.
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