Phil Vecchione is the co-host of both the Misdirected Mark and Panda’s Talking Games podcasts, one of the founding Gnomes at the Gnome Stew, and one of the partners at Encoded Designs. He is the creator of Hydro Hacker Operatives and co-creator of Turning Point (in development).

You can follow Phil on twitter @encodeddesigns or his personal twitter @DNAphil and read his GM articles on

You can listen to his podcasts, Misdirected Mark and Pandas Talking Games at

You can buy his books on GM mastery; Never Unprepared, Focal Point and Odyssey at engine publishing or

You can download and purchase the ashcan edition of Hydro hackers here