Ben (or Dr. McPheron of DMExplains) is an associate professor of Electrical Engineering and a hobby Youtuber, making videos primarily for the purpose of engineering education, although he occasionally dabbles in music parodies. He is an avid board gamer, and enjoys playing a variety of games with a preference towards heavy economic games. His favorite games include Race for the Galaxy, Agricola, Brass: Birmingham, Pipeline and Vinhos Deluxe.
Ryan Henson Creighton is a creative polymath who has worked as a professional video game developer, puzzle designer, author, and escape room developer. He currently hosts videos about modern board games with his studio Nights Around a Table.