Extra Politics is an 8-episode mini-series exploring the United States political system from a game design perspective. Today we’re discussing why candidates spend their action points during the election cycle in bizarre but interesting ways.

Extra Politics is created by guest writer Luke Peterschmidt (@LPeterschmidt), guest artist Joe Maslov (@super_jogurt), and narrator Daniel Floyd (@DanFloydPlus).

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