There are many talks about game design
But this is the best I have ever heard.
It’s all distilled knowledge from one of the most successful designers of all time, Sid Meier
Its on point, its practical, its easy to understand and deep and thoughtful at the same time.
Get your brain into gear and ready for the compo (which I will try to get ready wednesday-ish next week) and listen to this. It is time well spent.