Indiegogo to Establish First Board Game Cafe in Nigeria

Boardgame designer and publisher, Kenechukwu Ogbuagu, is passionate about board games. He is the organizer behind the African Board-game Convention (ABCon), the first ever gaming convention in West Africa. He done a lot of great work encouraging his community to play

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Gen Con 4-Day & Saturday Badges to Sell Out By End of Week

The Indianapolis Business Journal has reported that Gen Con will likely sell out of both 4-Day badges and Saturday badges this week. This year Gen Con organizers added more 4-Day badges and has been working on streamlining their operations to

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The Spiel des Jahres Winners Have Been Announced!

Spiel des Jahres (the Emmy’s of board games) were held yesterday in Berlin and the winners are here! Game of the Year was awarded to Next Move ‘s Azul. This set collection/tile laying game is a ton of fun and

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Campy Creatures Review

Title: Campy Creatures Genre: Hand Management, Set Collection Release Date: 2017 Designer: Mattox Shuler Artist: Josh Emrich Player Count: 2-5 players For People Who Like: Classic horror monsters, Quick and clever mind games, Kidnapping teenagers Campy Creatures is a *gorgeous*,

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Jess’s Fav Five Kickstarters of the Week 7/20/18

For many folks Fridays mean payday which inevitably means perusing Kickstarter for things to back with your hard-earned cash. Sit back and relax as I present 5 Kickstarters that look mighty backable this week: Trogdor!! The Board Game *Cue sweet

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Oh Noes! Zombies Invade Gen Con!

Warning! The undead have been spotted lurking around the Indiana Convention Center! Gen Con attendees should exercise extreme caution as they celebrate the early release of the second edition of the survival horror adventure, Outbreak: Undead Survivor’s Guide from Hunters

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Rallyman Returns This November from Holy Grail Games

Holy Grail Games has announced they will be publishing the new version of Jean-Christophe Bouvier’s 2009 racing board game, Rallyman. The first edition and its expansion Rallyman: Dirt were wildly popular; selling out completely and creating a community that host

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Free League Publishing’s Tales From the Loop to Become TV Series

Awesome news! Amazon is working on a TV series based on Simon Stålenhag’s art for the tabletop roleplaying game Tales From the Loop! Amazon Studios is developing the show which blends rural life and science fiction and features a town

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Spell Smashers Coming From Renegade Games This October

Renegade Game Studios has announced their next game, Spell Smashers! This hand-management word game designed by Christopher Chung (Lanterns: The Harvest Festival) and illustrated by The Mico, uses your vocabulary to battle monsters and loot treasure. In Spell Smashers players combine letter cards to

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Northstar’s Most Wanted Launches at Gen Con

Northstar Games is bringing the wild west to Gen Con this August! During this year’s convention, they will be showing off their newest poker-themed hand management game, Most Wanted. Designed by Ken Gruhl, Quentin Weir (Happy Salmon), and Dominic Crapuchettes

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