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Custom made wooden board game boxes

My name is Henri Timperi and I’m a wood artisan from Helsinki, Finland. I have a limited knowledge of the vast variety of board games out there but I …

Worker (dice) placement board game set in a fantasy world

Final Frontier Games is a board game publishing company based in Skopje, Macedonia. Our goal is to bring friends and families closer together in fun …

Hidden Gem: Santa Cruz

In 2012, <i>Santa Cruz</i> was released for the European market, and was recommended for the Spiel des Jahres. Unfortunately, this hidden gem is pretty …

A Field Guide to Hidden Role Games for Any Occasion

Social games of hidden roles, possible traitors, bluffing, and deduction have been in vogue over the past few years, and with good reason. While many …

Board Games

Dreams and Lanterns: An Interview with Larklamp Creator P. D. Warne

Most people can remember at least one pretty crazy or vivid dream they had in their life. Whether it made their skin crawl, or filled them with joy, …

Board game shelves around the world #17

Analog Games aren’t just fun. They also often come in interesting boxes featuring beautiful artwork. It’s no surprise that a lot of us love to …

Artist Releases 300 Printable D&D Miniature Patterns. For Free.

Hardcore <i>Dungeon & Dragons</i> enthusiast Miguel Zavala has taken it upon himself to use his hobby of 3D design and printing to make the world a better …

Dungeons and Dragons

Tabletop: The Impact, the curse, and the future of board games

April 2, 2012 was a momentous day in board game history. You can disagree but the proof is, as they say, in the pudding. Tabletop, the web series …

Board Games

High-tech cardboard: The rise of digitally augmented board games

Three designers talk about the pros—and cons—of tech-powered tabletop titles.<p>Board gaming is in the midst of a creative “golden age.” But while games …

Board Games

5 Games That Hurt My Brain…In a Good Way

I love board games, as much for the social aspect as the mental challenge they present, sometimes even more. My sweet spot is games that last 60-90 …

The Making of Pandemic - the board game that went viral

It's difficult to overstate Pandemic's impact upon board gaming. This game, in which players work together to save the world from an outbreak of …

Elegant two-player abstract strategy game

I’m James Ernest, game inventor. I’m best known as the president of Cheapass Games. I’ve been designing and publishing tabletop games for about 20 …

Top 10 Most Played Games

<b>Inspired by some other board game people, I looked at my most played board games. Most of them are shorter games, some are a bit more in-depth and</b> …

Talking to Muggles about Meeples| Feature

The team at Cardboard Quest, as well as many friends I play regularly with, are exceedingly passionate about board games. Many of us trawl the …

Custom Game Bits: Product Review

Gamers are always finding ways to pimp out their board games. Getting con or event promo cards and bits is awesome for fans of the hobby looking to …

Board game shelves around the world #16

Analog Games aren’t just fun. They also often come in interesting boxes featuring beautiful artwork. It’s no surprise that a lot of us love to …

Sunday Snippets

Hey everyone. I hope your Tabletop Day yesterday was good. I hope you enjoyed the Unboxing of Lost Patrol. I’m spending much of the day today putting …

We love Bandu

Hello Analog community. We are two creative people from Toronto who are still extremely in touch with our inner child. Whenever there is an …

The Londoner

A new partnership between the Upper Thames River Conservation Authority (UTRCA) and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is set to engage residents in fun, …

Peering into the Singularity: What’s on the Horizon for Tabletop

A few weeks ago, I went to the horizon of board-gaming and gazed over the edge to see some of what we can expect in the next year or two, and there …

How the World’s Oldest Printed Board Game Rolled Propaganda into Play

Long before the era of Candy Crush and Neko Atsume, the games that captured our attention were often the ones that required just a board, a dice or …

Step up to the phone: Hostage Negotiator

It’s 11 AM when the call comes in. The details are scarce at best, but they paint a terrifying picture. A desperate individual has taken control of a …

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It’s an Odd Odd Odd Odd World

On this crazy planet we live on, it can be tough to come up with a game that works as both an educational tool and a fun family game. Foxmind Games, …

Board game shelves around the world #15

Analog Games aren’t just fun. They also often come in interesting boxes featuring beautiful artwork. It’s no surprise that a lot of us love to …

Tabletop Game Super-Sale! Up to 40% Off Over 70 Games Today! And a Pressure-Washer

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Gamers, this is the day we wait for all year! Amazon has put a huge selection of excellent tabletop games (they call them …

Awesome Washington D.C. Game Store – Labyrinth

There are so many things to see and ponder in Washington D.C.Last week, I was away on a business trip on my birthday.Since I love spending time with …