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Greg
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There's an awful lot out there! I figure everyone must have their favoriates, who's writing interesting, useful, insightful things at the moment?
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Daniel Solis has been sharing lots of interesting design on his blog, and since he's taking 2013 to try to make it as a full-time game designer, I expect to see lots more good stuff throughout the year.

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Mark Rosewater has been writing a design blog for years. He specifically designs and discusses Magic: The Gathering, but the lessons he teaches are applicable to any game design. I can pull out a few of the best articles for you, if you'd like--there are something like 300!
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I'd definately take you up on that
I think if I sat and read 300 articles someone would notice and get upset
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My NEW blog has a lot of different aspects of the industry covered and I plan to post a Kickstarter entry this week and design guides stuff later on.
http://www.JamesMathe.com


You should also consider talking with peers besides the people on BGG for greater prospective. Try this FB group:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/320445024722916/
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Nate K
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x_equals_speed wrote:
I'd definately take you up on that
I think if I sat and read 300 articles someone would notice and get upset


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To Teach Their Own

Ten Things Every Game Needs, Parts 1 and 2

Resource of Income

Nuts and Bolts: Filling in the Design Skeleton

The Ten Principles of Good Design, Parts 1 and 2

The Power of Passion

Making Memories

Playing with Memories

Resolutions

Kind Acts of Randomness


That's just a sampling of what I consider/remember to be the best design articles he wrote from the last three years. Note that I only when back about three years--and he's been writing a weekly article for something like 7 years.
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We read a lot of great blogs from designers, publishers and other industry folks, and we link to the most useful stuff from our blog:

http://www.cardboardedison.com
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