Gen Con 2016 Top Five Games
Aug05

Gen Con 2016 Top Five Games

Gen Con 2016 5 Most Anticipated Games Gen Con is America’s largest table top gaming convention drawing in crowds of over 60,000 attendees. For this reason it is the prime place for gaming companies to do game releases and promotion to the widest possible audience face to face. This year has a record breaking exhibitor attendance and over the four days we will see the most anticipated games hit tables, as well as have our appetites...

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Spiel des Jahres Award Nominees 2016
May24

Spiel des Jahres Award Nominees 2016

Spiel des Jahres Award Nominees List 2016 And the Nominees are… It is the award that gets the board gaming community abuzz every year. Since its inception in 1978 the Spiel des Jahres has become the premier award for game designers. The award focuses on excellence in gaming and was initially set up to promote quality games developed in Germany. The award has broadened to an international market while maintaining its focus on gaming...

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Game News of the Week Mar 14 – Mar 20 Roundup
Mar18

Game News of the Week Mar 14 – Mar 20 Roundup

Tabletop / board game news of the week! Snippets of board game news from the GAMA Trade Show 2016 We’re starting the news round-up this week with a little love for the GAMA Trade Show in Las Vegas. There’s been loads of good stuff coming out of the show, these are the news bites that grabbed our attention. CGE (Czech Games Edition) are working on “Codenames” getting even more language releases. Far more interesting than that though is...

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Colony from Bezier Games hitting Spiel in Essen
Mar08

Colony from Bezier Games hitting Spiel in Essen

Bezier Games resource management game Colony set for Essen With names like Ted Alspach (“Suburbia” & “Castles of Mad King Ludwig”), Toryo Hojo (“Age of Craft” & “Age of Revive”) and Yoshihisa Nakatsu (also “Age of Revive”) involved, you know this has some heat behind it. Bezier Games is set to premier strategy game “Colony” at the Spiel fair in Essen,...

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Australian Boardgaming Tournaments
Feb29

Australian Boardgaming Tournaments

Australian Boardgaming Tournaments – Dates Announced Great news, the Toy and Game Expo are back with the Australian Boardgaming Tournaments for 2016. Brisbane dates are yet to be announced, but here’s the upshot from their email presser: Mark your calendars, board game enthusiasts: It’s tournament time! Check out the dates below: The Australian Boardgaming Tournaments are back! If you’re a fan of...

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