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The Spiel Essen 2014 – Pre-orders

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 Posted in business | 38 Comments »

So, here is the deal. We (or technically, me - Tao) will be visiting the Spiel at Essen this year. It will be our first year there, but as we understand it; all games are generally purchased in cash ...

Survey Results (Part 3 – On Videos)

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 Posted in business | No Comments »

So, one of our questions on our survey is how we can develop our videos.  It's likely to be the last year we are going to ask that question as the answers we receive are generally not that useful.  It's ...

Survey Comments: Rambling On (Part 2)

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 Posted in business | 6 Comments »

Continuing to part 2 of our on-going answer to some comments / suggestions in our latest survey.  Part 1 is here. Your selection isn't large enough / Carry more stock I grouped these comments together because they are actually two sides of ...

Survey Comments: A Rambling Answer (Part 1)

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 Posted in business | No Comments »

Question 28 of our survey was an open-ended question.  It was: Is there an unaddressed need in the gaming market that we should focus on? There were quite a few different answers in the question, but I thought I'd group some of ...

Running out of Ideas

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 Posted in business, general | 1 Comment »

I'm running out of ideas in terms of business blog posts.  At least for the next little while - I'm sure I'll come back to it with new comments / etc but without rehashing things I've already discussed, I'm at ...

Survey Results (2) : the One’s that Didn’t Make the Cut

Sunday, July 31st, 2011 Posted in business | No Comments »

When we conducted our survey for Starlit Citadel, there were a few comments that we found rather interesting, which we thought would make interesting discussions.  I'd like to post them here for your comments, especially if you see a comment ...

Survey Results : Answering the Comments

Saturday, July 30th, 2011 Posted in business, site updates | No Comments »

As many of you know, we recently ran a survey and on the last page of the survey, we had a section that was an open comments section.  Many of the requests actually fell into the same subsets, so I ...