With it’s debut on April 3rd, Small World became one of the first interactive board games created specifically for the Apple iPad. This new digital version of Small World is finding as many fans as the original board game. While tens of thousands of iPad owners have embraced Small World, the most frequent request from players was to add a solo play mode so they could enjoy playing Small World for iPad even more often.
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We have our winners of our 20 Millionth Online Game Giveaway. ctsparrow of Pocatello, Idaho (US) played mitole ~ Wanadoo of France in a 2 player game of Ticket to Ride online (the US map) in the 20,000,000 Days of Wonder Online game. The game ended at 16:45 Paris time (8:45 in Idaho) on Wednesday, June 23. ctsparrow came out triumphant and has won a 16GB Wi-FI enabled Apple iPad plus a copy of the Small World for iPad game. mitole ~ Wanadoo wins a pretty nice consolation prize, an 8GB Apple iPod Touch.
Congratulations to both players and thanks to everyone who plays Days of Wonder Online games!
If you’ve checked the Online Play game counter on the Days of Wonder homepage recently, you may have noticed we’re coming close to a very big milestone. Sometime in the next 30 days we expect that a few lucky players will play in the 20 millionth Days of Wonder Online game. Why are they lucky? Because we’re going to give them a big prize!
After giving sweat and blood for their country and sacrificing countless hours away from their loved ones, our code-breakers and military planners finally managed to find a rare window of opportunity for us to fly a few brave souls over occupied France last night.
The Facebook “Wonder(ous) Stories Contest” has ended and 15 lucky Days of Wonder fans are getting ready to enjoy their new board games!
Connect to Facebook and tell us a Days of Wonder game story there for a chance to win a free Days of Wonder game!
From September 29th through October 13th we’re giving away 1 Free Board Game a Day! All you need to do is post a story about your game play on your Facebook page.
If you haven’t discovered our classic card game, Gang of Four yet, playing online is a great way to learn and see just how much fun this competitive game is. (If you are a poker player you will love it!)
We have just created a new video tutorial for Gang of Four Online. In just a few minutes you’ll be up to speed and playing your first game. Watch the Gang of Four Online video tutorial here!
The new Days of Wonder Online is now up and running. If you haven’t done so already, you should take a minute or two and convert your account so you can begin enjoying the new benefits. To convert your account, head to the Introducing Days of Wonder Online Page on our website and it will walk you through the conversion process.
You’ll want to have any unregistered web cards or web access numbers available to add to your account before you finalize your conversion so you can earn more online benefits. To learn more about the new features and get more details on converting your account go to the New and Changed Features – Converting your Account page.
Next week you will see some major changes in how you interact with the Days of Wonder website and our online games – we have changed a lot of what happens under the hood to make our online games simpler, better and more scalable, as well as easier to learn and more straightforward to purchase.
With these upcoming changes you will be given a grace period to convert your existing account to the new model – a simple process that will allow you to setup your new Days of Wonder Online account based on your past purchases and usage. If you have ever registered with us and created an online account, you will receive an email that spells out the conversion process and explains the new benefits to you in detail.
But we wanted to give you a preview of the important changes, so you would know what to expect next week and not be totally surprised when you next visit Days of Wonder Online.