What can New Blood Awards do for you? For Alexander Kofoed and Jacob Grandt their response to the 2017 New Blood Hasbro brief, turned their creative idea for a board game into a reality. Two years later, their product design was available to buy in Denmark. We spoke to them both about winning a New Blood Graphite Pencil and making their game design a reality.
Tell us what you’re currently doing professionally?
Tell us about your journey from entering the New Blood Awards to where you are now?
Designing a multiplayer game is one thing, but turning it into a product is another. How did you make your game design a reality?
How did New Blood Awards help you make your game a reality?
What challenges did you face when making your game real?
What does it feel like knowing that your game is available to purchase?
What’s the biggest lesson you’ve learned about the process of designing a board game?
What is one thing New Blood Awards gave you that you couldn’t have gotten elsewhere?
What would you tell someone who is on the fence about entering the New Blood Awards?
What advice would you give to young creatives participating in New Blood Awards this year?
What’s your next dream project?
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