Jim Samartino Creates the Thrills As a Jim-of-all-trades in Games | Episode 280

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Today’s guest is Jim Samartino, lead Game designer for Secrets of the Lost Station, co-creator of Secrets of the Lost Tomb, conceptual writer for the Big Trouble in Little China “Legacy of Lo Pan” expansion game, and most recently the author of the interactive children’s book Crow the Courageous.

He is a father of two, has a degree in psychology, and is a creative spirit who enjoys entrepreneurial endeavors. He is the owner of Samartino Stories, his newest and third privately owned company. He has participated in publishing over 125 short stories for board games. He loves Movies, gaming, storytelling, and creating positive experiences.


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