CGE Warns of fake Codenames - News

Czech Games Edition dealing with counterfeit Codenames games problem: It's a sad day when a renowned board game publisher needs to post about the deluge of counterfeit copies of their games. Czech Games Edition is that publisher and Codenames is the game in question. The hugely popular game is appearing…

Codenames XXL in development - News

Codenames XXL giant sized Codenames game in the works: Now we know what you might be thinking ... cashing in! However we actually think this is a cool idea. Codenames is a party game that can be played in teams with a lot of players. Codenames XXL is going to up…

Codenames Duet - Written Game Review

Codenames: Duet - Written Game Review Codenames Duet is the latest released Codenames game from Czech Games Edition (with more to come). If you’ve not played one of the other titles in the Codenames series, it’s a word based game in which one word clues are given and…

Adrenaline - First Impressions

Adrenaline First Impressions on the game: We don't always have time to play games over and over again. So, sometimes I like to look over a game to see if I want to get it to the table again or banish it from the glorious tabletop. Overview: ‘Adrenaline’ from CGE…

Spiel des Jahres 2016 winners!

Spiel des Jahres 2016 winners And the winners are “Codenames” for the Spiel des Jahres and “Isle of Skye” for the Kinnerspiel des Jahres award for 2016. As usual there is a mix of excitement and disbelief. Some people are saying that “Codenames” is a departure from the usual style…

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…

Wil Wheaton details Tabletop Season 4

Tabletop Season 4 detailed by Wil Wheaton Will Wheaton has dished the dirt on just what we can expect to see in Tabletop Season 4. It’s been a long wait between seasons (or so it feels), but Season 4 should launch at the beginning of June, though…

Top Ten Tabletop Games for Christmas 2015

It’s December and for a chunk of the populace that means Christmas shopping. Those of you who celebrate the season and have tabletop gamers in your lives might be looking for what games to buy them. We’ve got your back with our Top Ten Tabletop Games for Christmas…

Board Game Companion Apps

Board Game Companion Apps There’s not a lot happening in the world of board gaming news today, so we’ve got a quick post we thought might be of use to you: “Companion Apps” for tabletop games. Some gamers love…

Codenames - Game Review

Codenames word game – Game Review At GenCon this year (2015), two games were getting a LOT of hype and one of those games was “Codenames” by Czech Games Edition. “Codenames” is a press-your-luck word game mixed with a game of…