Vox Republica 091: Arkham’s Finest – An Interview with Richard Launius

Episode 091

Length: 48:20

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VR Logo 300Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast!

We post new episodes every Thursday, with each episode being about 20 – 30 minutes long.

DESCRIPTION: Erin and Ryan talk via phone to Richard Launius, the designer behind Arkham Horror, Elder Sign, Defenders of the Realm, and more.

GUEST: Richard Launius



  • This week’s review is Hyperborea by Asmodee


  • Richard Launius talks about designing Arkham Horror, the pitfalls of being a designer on Kickstarter, and ways the game industry has changed since he first publishedgy no longer line up?
  • Special shout out to Ravenwood Castle in there, too!


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Audio Credits: Intro music track is “Swing!” by Bargo!, used under Creative Commons license.