Harold on Games podcast #10 with Uwe Eickert – NOTES


Sound Cloud Link: Harold on Games Podcast #10 with Uwe Eickert

iTunes Link: Harold on Games Podcast #10 with Uwe Eickert

Stitcher Link: Harold on Games Podcast #10 with Uwe Eickert



Academy Games on Twitter @Academy_Games

Harold Buchanan on Twitter @HBuchanan2

Puta Volcano on Twitter @putavolcano

Slow Season on Twitter @slowseason music

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THIS podcast is singularly composed of an interview with designer Uwe Eickert. We will discuss his company Academy Games and their plans for the coming year.

Uwe Eickert is the CEO of Academy Games. He founded the company 10 years ago.

He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA specializing in corporate finance and strategy from The Ohio Sate University! His hobbies include soccer, playing the violin, martial arts, painting, and sailing. He speaks German, Spanish and of course English.

Uwe won the James F Dunnigan Design Elegance Award for his Conflict of Heroes series. His game designs won the Charles S Roberts Award and the GAMA Best Historical Boardgames Awards in 2009, 2010 and 2012.

Thanks to the Athens, Greece based band Puta Volcano and the Vasalia, California based band Slow Season for the music. Check them out at iTunes, Spotify and Facebook.


Uwe Eickert on BGG

Academy Games

Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear

Conflict of Heros: Storm of Steel



Puta Volcano: Spotify

Puta Volcano: iTunes

Puta Volcano: Facebook

Puta Volcano: Dune video


Slow Season: Spotify

Slow Season: iTunes

Slow Season: Facebook

Slow Season: Wasted Years video

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Tony Rice

Doyle Lawson

The Steeldrivers



Red Rising

A Hundred Miles of Bad Road: An Armored Cavalryman in Vietnam, 1967-68

Harvard Business Reviews

Germany and the Second World War series

Armchair General

Jo Nesbo



Worthington Games

GMT Games

Origins Game Fair

World Boardgame Chanpionship


COIN Series

878: Vikings – Invasions of England

1775: Rebellion

Conflict of Heros: Storm of Steel


Panzergruppe Guderian

Freedom: The Underground Railroad




Agents of Mayhem

The Mind

Through the Ages

Twilight Struggle


War in the Pacific



The Punisher



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