Shipping Board Games

Hero Time offers board game creators shipping and fulfilling services for board games. If you have ran a KS campaign and you need to send your game to multiple locations, we will take care of each game and send it to …

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How Much Do Miniatures Cost?

How much do miniatures cost? Miniatures cost estimation is the main question that many game developers and creators ask me. how much does it cost to produce miniatures for board games. When I ask them …

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Board Game Manufacturing Steps

Board game manufacturing steps: Board game manufacturing steps are defined in this blog post. If you are a new game creator that is ready for production, or if you Kickstarted your project and you wonder how …

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What To Look for When Manufacturing The Board Game

What to look for when Manufacturing a Board Game? 1. Manufacturing in China: Manufacturing a game is one of those make it or break it moments for a game inventor. If anything goes bad in …

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CE Mark/Certificate For Board Games

CE Mark/Certificate for Board Games. What is the CE mark for? Certification for board game, The CE mark is a symbol affixed to the package of product to recognize which product confirms to the standards …

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Getting a US Safety Test for Your Board Game(CPSC)

Getting a US Safety Test for Your Board Game (CPSC) What is the CPSC protocol? Unlike the CE which has been around since the late 1980’s , in the USA a federal standard took longer …

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HOW TO HIRE ARTISTS 101

HOW TO HIRE ARTISTS 101 Guideline for Hire an Artist: Hero Time always try its best to provide maximum guidelines to its customers. That’s why I’ve put together this (hopefully) comprehensive but simple guideline on how …

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How To Turn Your Board Game Into An App

How To Turn Your Board Game Into An App Turning your board game into an app is a significant next step for your board game. A mobile app-based board game is a great way to …

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General Costs – How Much Does It Cost to Make a Board Game

General Costs – How Much Does It Cost to Make a Board Game Board games are a complex product due to the variety of components used in the game and their high customization level. Each …

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Printing Costs – How Much Does it Cost to Make a Board Game

Printing Costs – How Much Does it Cost to Make a Board Game 1. Cost Effective Art Work: As we covered in our previous article, the costs for printing board game components comprise raw material …

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Cardboard Costs – How much does it cost to make a board game

Cardboard Costs – How much does it cost to make a board game. Cardboard is vital for board games; it is used in components such as the board game box, playing board, score trackers, tokens, …

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Gluing and Cutting Costs – How Much Does it Cost to Make a Board Game

Gluing and Cutting Costs – How Much Does it Cost to Make a Board Game So far, we have covered the cost of printing and cardboard costs. To finalize your printed components’ price, we next …

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Making a Board Game

“Making a Board Game” 1. Whether you’re Eric Lang or Rob Daviau, one thing is sure – Making a board game is a process in which you edit and alter your prototype, intending to refine …

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Shipping Board Games

Hero Time offers board game creators shipping and fulfilling services for board games. If you have ran a KS campaign and you need to send your game to multiple locations, we will take care of each game and send it to its destination.   Plus, if your customers are from around the world and you need warehousing at a...

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How Much Do Miniatures Cost?

How much do miniatures cost? Miniatures cost estimation is the main question that many game developers and creators ask me. how much does it cost to produce miniatures for board games. When I ask them for CAD files or STL they answer that they are working on it and they...

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board-game-manufacturing

Board Game Manufacturing Steps

Board game manufacturing steps: Board game manufacturing steps are defined in this blog post. If you are a new game creator that is ready for production, or if you Kickstarted your project and you wonder how to move forward. This article is for you. During my work, I either receive emails...

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CE Mark/Certificate For Board Games

CE Mark/Certificate for Board Games. What is the CE mark for? Certification for board game, The CE mark is a symbol affixed to the package of product to recognize which product confirms to the standards set forth by the European Council for toy safety. The product safety directive applies to...

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HOW TO HIRE ARTISTS 101

HOW TO HIRE ARTISTS 101 Guideline for Hire an Artist: Hero Time always try its best to provide maximum guidelines to its customers. That’s why I’ve put together this (hopefully) comprehensive but simple guideline on how to hire an artist for your board game (or similar) project. For all of you...

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How To Turn Your Board Game Into An App

How To Turn Your Board Game Into An App Turning your board game into an app is a significant next step for your board game. A mobile app-based board game is a great way to introduce new players. and it also give current players a new way to experience your...

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Making a Board Game

“Making a Board Game” 1. Whether you’re Eric Lang or Rob Daviau, one thing is sure – Making a board game is a process in which you edit and alter your prototype, intending to refine it. This refinement process is called game development.   2. It includes everything from base...

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