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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The Gameosity Podcast Episode #16: Organizing Your Collection

In this episode of the Gameosity Podcast, Andrew, Josh, and Jess discuss the different strategies they employ in organizing their games. How do you organize your games? Help out team Gameosity by sharing your tactics in the comments below!

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Look Out Wallets, Giant Azul is Here!

To begin this eulogy for my finances, I’d like to announce that Next Move Games is celebrating their Spiel des Jahres nomination for Azul by releasing their coveted Azul Giant Edition! According to Next Move: “The giant edition components have been enlarged by

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Spiel des Jahres Award Nominees Are Here

The Spiel des Jahres Award Nominees have been announced! This prestigious series of awards has been given out each year to games exhibiting excellence in game design since 1978. These awards are a huge deal in the industry.While there is

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11 Great Abstract Games for Beginners

Abstract games are a staple of the tabletop genre.  You know the kind – paper-thin theme (when there’s even one at all), simple, often stark presentation, and a focus on mechanics above all else. Wait, you don’t know what I’m talking about?

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Game in a Minute Ep 68: Azul

Title: Azul Genre: Drafting, Pattern Building Publisher: Plan B Games Designer: Michael Kiesling Artist: Philippe Guérin, Chris Quilliams Player Count: 2-4 For People Who Like: Really pretty abstracts, simple mechanics Azul from Plan B Games is a gorgeous abstract tile-drafting/set-collection

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