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The 2017 Mensa Select Winners

Annually, members of Mensa set their intellectual prowess to fun as they try out the year’s newest board games. In a span of 42 meeple-packed hours, they determine which games are the tippity-top of design and provide ample amounts of challenge

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Dungeon Digger Burrows into Kickstarter

Designed by Alessandro Rivaroli, Dungeon Digger is a 2 to 6 player building game where all players take on the roles of evil overlords looking to establish the biggest, baddest dungeon of all time. By commanding your Stooges you can expand

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Play the Ubongo App for Free!

Ubongo is a geometric puzzle game where players race  to fit interlocking shapes into a pattern. Thames & Kosmos if offering the digital version of the game for free for a limited time. The app offers 3 different single-player modes (levels,

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Terra Mystica Gets Apped

DIGIDICED has released their latest board game to app: Helge Ostertag and Jens Drögemüller’s Terra Mystica! In Terra Mystica players compete to terraform the world and lead their faction to victory. The app allows for up to 5 players and gives you 14 different factions to

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New Slap Game Card Castle Hits Kickstarter

 Let’s get into a slap fight! Jess: No not that kind. I’m talking reflex card games. Shel Games has launched the Kickstarter campaign for Card Castle, a slap-happy game for 2-8 players. The point of the game is to grow your army by being

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Gen Con 50 Expands and Names Some Beer!

This year Gen Con 50 will be growing to encompass the same play field used by the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts. This means the Games Library & Pick-up Play space will relocate from the ICC to the new location on the LOS field. Interested gamers

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The 7th Guest Board Game???

I’m usually pretty skeptical about board games based on movies, books, video games, and the like, because starting with a pre-established theme that isn’t your own (especially if you are not an experienced game designer) often ends up with some

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Badges for PAX Unplugged Go On Sale May 3rd!

We’ve been eagerly awaiting news on the first PAX Unplugged and it is finally here! Tickets for the east coast tabletop gaming convention will be going on sale Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Single day badges will cost $25, three day passes for

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Calliope Games Launches Dicey Peaks On Kickstarter

During Toy Fair this year, we took a look at Calliope Games’s new push your luck Titan game by Scott Almes: Dicey Peaks. It looks like a ton of fun. The basic idea is that the players are all attempting

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OMG! Big Trouble in Little China the Game!

All aboard the Pork Chop Express! Everything Epic is developing a game based on the cinematic masterpiece Big Trouble in Little China! Big Trouble in Little China: The Game is being designed by Chris Batarlis (Everything Epic) and Boris Polonsky (Flipside)

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