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172: Hostage Negotiator (featuring AJ Porfirio)

One Stop Co-Op Shop

Jason and Mike are happy to welcome AJ Porfirio back on to the show. He chats about the Career expansion to Hostage Negotiator, which is the campaign expansion that wraps up the product cycle. Most of the discussion is spoiler-free, with a spoiler-filled after show. Check out the Van Ryder Games website - https://www.vanrydergames.com/ Shelf Stories YouTube (with video of this recording) - www.youtube.com/channel/UCnaZ7055IWOdm8XCJfFRDcw YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrOtGhui_jdLdoQNI7PU4Pg and https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPCIkULbgzMEW612cSdUX7Q Podcast - https://soundcloud.com/onestopcoopshop Twitch - https://www.twitch.tv/onestopcoopshop Discord - https://discord.gg/p4jX8AF Facebook - www.facebook.com/onestopcoopshop Donate to One Stop Co-op Shop - https://www.patreon.com/onestop Email - onestopcoopshop@gmail.com

1hr 6mins

2 Dec 2020

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ENGN 130 Bonus - Beyond Solitaire interviews AJ Porfirio about the Graphic Novel Adventures

Every Night is Game Night

Liz from Beyond Solitaire had a chance to sit down and interview AJ Porfirio about the newest season of Graphic Novel Adventures. This short interview serves as a nice companion to our regular episode this week.

27mins

15 Mar 2019

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A Conversation With...AJ Porfirio, Part Two

The Go Forth And Game Podcast

This is the second part of my interview with AJ where we talk more about Graphic Novel Adventures, GenCon 2018, and what we have to look forward to from Van Ryder Games. Enjoy.

28mins

10 Sep 2018

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A Conversation With...AJ Porfirio of Van Ryder Games, Part One

The Go Forth And Game Podcast

In this fun episode of Go Forth And Game I talk to AJ Porfirio of Van Ryder Games. It's been a good while since we spoke last so there is a lot to catch up on. Like Hostage Negotiator, The Big Score, and Detective:City of Angels. But the focus of the show is on VRG's newest - Graphic Novel Adventures. These are Choose Your Own Adventure type solo games in a graphic novel format and they are fantastic! This is a good show. I know you will like it. This is part one of this interview so be sure to join us next week for part two.

36mins

3 Sep 2018

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1P 144 - Flee and AJ Porfirio

1 Player Podcast

Albert and Julius have a packed episode today. Not only do we announce the winners of the Lords of the Rings contest, but we also have an extended interview with AJ Porfirio about upcoming Van Ryder Games titles, including the Big Score, graphic novel adventures, and the Hostage Negotiator campaign. Then we review and discuss Flee, the innovated rules-less small box game from Friedemann Friese. Extended show notes: Contest winners (01:54) Interview with AJ Porfirio (04:21) Review of Flee (60:15)

1hr 24mins

14 Feb 2018

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ENGN Episode 56 - Hostage Negotiator Crime Wave w/ AJ Porfirio

Every Night is Game Night

Anthony and Jason sit down with AJ Porfirior, owner of Van Ryder Games and designer of Hostage Negotiator to discuss the game and its background. With the newest iteration of Hostage Negotiator, Crime Wave, hitting backer hands last month, we wanted to sit down and discuss the game, where it started, how it is developed, and future plans for the series.  Learn more about how Hostage Negotiator is structured, what the future of the series looks like, and what AJ thinks about luck and the application of game mechanics to mitigate that luck in the game.  If you haven’t yet, be sure to connect with us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/boardgamersanonymous), Twitter (http://twitter.com/engn_podcast), and on our website (www.everynightisgamenight.com). You can support the show as well by donating on Patreon (www.patreon.com/bga), or using our Amazon affiliate link.

43mins

13 Oct 2017

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ENGN Preview Series #15 - Detective: City of Angels w/ Evan Derrick and AJ Porfirio

Every Night is Game Night

Jason sits down with Evan Derrick, designer of Detective: City of Angels, and the game's publisher, owner of Van Ryder Games, AJ Porfirio, to discuss the new game, now on Kickstarter. Learn more about this deduction and crime solving game, it's multiple modes of gameplay, and whether it's one worth backing for solo gamers. 

32mins

11 Oct 2017

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The Game of Crowd Funding AJ Porfirio Interview 08-06-2014

The Game of Crowd Funding Presented by All Us Geeks

A.J. Porfirio joins Jeff for a conversation about Kickstarter, 2011 to present, game design, the importance of being involved in the community, and being properly prepared for your project. A.J. has a very successful Kickstarter running with just a small amount of time left; Hostage Negotiator. It ends … Read the rest

57mins

10 Aug 2014

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The Game of Crowd Funding AJ Porfirio Interview 08-06-2014

All Us Geeks

A.J. Porfirio joins Jeff for a conversation about Kickstarter, 2011 to present, game design, the importance of being involved in the community, and being properly prepared for your project. A.J. has a very successful Kickstarter running with just a small amount of time left; Hostage Negotiator. It ends … Read the rest

57mins

10 Aug 2014

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Funding the Dream on Kickstarter Ep 57 with AJ Porfirio

Funding the Dream on Kickstarter

AJ and I sit down to discuss our differences of opinion on the board game distribution process.

23mins

7 Jun 2012