Planet Smasher Games

Planet Smasher Games is an independent tabletop games studio that I founded in 2015. I make unreasonably fun tabletop miniature games, including Gaslands, A Billion Suns, Hobgoblin and many more still to come! My dream is to make boutique miniature games for the highly-evolved tabletop gamer. Check out my games:

Since quitting my job to take miniatures game design fulltime, I share my design process on YouTube. There are two things you could do for me:



Hello friends! You may know me as Gaslands Mike, or maybe Hobgoblin Mike. I'm happy you have found your way Read more
What is Flagstone? Flagstone is the first #chess28 game. It may be the last. It uses my generic Chess28 Core Read more
I have been hard at work on the textbook that Glenn and I are writing, but I haven't been able Read more
Hello friends! If you arrived here from an email link: great, welcome! Also, sorry! I didn't know Wordpress was going Read more
Thank you to EVERYONE that took part in the recent Gaslands survey. I closed the survey at 870 responses, so Read more
I probably should have been doing something else yesterday, but the question "what if chess had list-building?" triggered my imagination. Read more
I spent a bunch of time this last couple of weeks working on the Gaslands survey, which had a bunch Read more
Hello! It's Gaslands Mike here, and I want to know what YOU think. Some of you might know that I Read more