Episode 32: News Links

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PUBLISHERS

Five Tribes Now Available for Preorder from Days of Wonder.
It’s Mancala for a modern age!

Dice Tower & Arcane Wonders announced a new line of Dice Tower Essentials games. Sheriff of Nottingham is not a new game, but an overlooked foreigner finally coming to America’s shores.

Rio Grande & Donald X. Vaccarino (Dominion) announced Temporum. I love stories about Alternate Futures and chaning Timelines (aka, Time Travel!)

AWARDS

Spiel des Jahre winners announce.

Dice Tower Award winners announced.

Spiel der Spiele Award winner announced, along with category recommendations.

GOOD NEWS

Playing games helps your brain fight Alzheimers!

How Family Game Night Makes Kids Into Better Students

New York Daily News reports on the Board Game Olympics

 

  • Drew is a contributor to the Board Gamers Anonymous podcast. He's a curator by nature, compulsively reading and obsessively organizing what he's read. He's also been a gamer since the age of 3, which means he's been playing board games for... let's just say more than 40 years, and leave it at that...

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