Stuck at home on furlough, quarantine or just don’t want to go outside? Is the blue light of the 21st century straining your eyes? Look no further than this analog bundle of fun. The carnies at Two Bit Circus thought a kit of social games would be a nice compliment…

In 2012 I wrote gift guide for kids and there’s been so much great new stuff since then it’s time for a redux. As a maker at heart with a goal of minimizing single use plastic on ‘throw-away’ toys, I bias towards tools, platforms, learning kits, and upcycled materials. …

I worked as a programmer for over a decade. I wish I’d focused on ergonomics early, but alas, I sat with terrible posture for hours on end and broke my body. Now I have what’s called a “repetitive stress injury.” Carpal Tunnel is one of the ailments in this larger…

I love games. Board games, video games, social games, parlor games, immersive games, you name it, I seek out as many different types and styles of games as I can find.

I particularly like lawn games because they’re social, great for family gatherings, and generally pretty simple so they’re easy…

I’ve spent a great deal of time the past few years exploring immersive entertainment productions all over the world. Like site-specific art, most immersive entertainment experiences exist for a short window of time in a specified place and then vanish forever, only to be remembered through descriptions, videos, and photos…

Brent Bushnell

Engineer/entrepreneur, CoFounder @TwoBitCircus, Chairman @TwoBitCircusOrg, Edmund Hillary Fellow. Building social play experiences. http://brentbushnell.com

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