Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Days of Wonder at Gen Con

Friday, July 17th, 2015

Splendor

Are you coming to Gen Con in Indianapolis this year?

Make sure you visit Days of Wonder on Asmodee’s Booth (#1627) in the Exhibit Hall.

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Summer Sales on Steam: take a look at our 3 exclusive game packs

Friday, June 12th, 2015

Steam Exclusive

Summer Sales 2015

Buy Ticket to Ride Complete Pack or Small World 2 Complete Pack and get the other game for free!
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The Small World Designer Edition is available for everybody: order your copy on June 9!

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

R’hka and his dwarf companions were digging for gold, but nothing could prepare them to the discovery they were about to make.

With shovels and pickaxes, they were progressing in the mine. Suddenly, one of the pickaxes hit what looked like an old crate engraved with strange runes.

Opening it, they discovered finely-sculpted figures, painted wooden tokens and tons of glittering metal coins… sure, it was not gold, but a nice treasure chest nonetheless.
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Memoir ’44: Commemorate VE-Day with four new scenarios

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

On May 8, 1945, after 6 years of war, the German Wehrmacht surrendered to the Allies in Berlin. War in Europe was finally over. 1945, however, saw the final throes of a powerful military; as the American and British forces pushed forward on the western front, Soviet forces advanced tirelessly from the east, closing in on Berlin. Struggling to defend their homeland, German soldiers proved to be fierce warriors, even when outnumbered or encircled. The war would not end as easily as expected.

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Does Wil Wheaton have what it takes to rule Naqala?

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Five Tribes

Are the oracles in Wheaton’s favor? Can he actually gain control of the Sultanate of Naqala for his first Tabletop win of season three?

Watch as Wil competes alongside Satine Phoenix (comic book illustrator extraordinaire), Richard Garriott (video game developer, AKA Lord British in Ultima), and Jenna Busch (host and writer of all things geek) – who you might remember from her appearance on the show’s first episode featuring another Days of Wonder favorite: Small World

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International TableTop Day returns on April 11th, let’s celebrate!

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

For the third consecutive year, our friends at Geek & Sundry host the International TableTop Day, an event where people from all over the world gather and play games.

To celebrate this event, we will release an exclusive Promo Djinn card for Five Tribes: the accurately named Wilwit Djinn!

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Five Tribes awarded the “As d’Or – Grand Prix” in Cannes, France !

Friday, February 27th, 2015


On February 26th, the “As d’Or - Jeu de l’Année 2015″ ceremony was held in the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. We’re delighted and proud that Five Tribes was awarded the “As d’Or – Grand Prix” (French Game of the Year Award – Expert Game)!

That was quite a journey since last year when Five Tribes made its first appearance under DoW colors in that very same Festival!

Congrats to Bruno Cathala & Clément Masson and a huge Thank You to all the people who made this come true!

Avalanche of accolades for the Golden Geek Awards

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

The 2014 Golden Geek Awards were awarded earlier today and we are super excited about the results!

Five Tribes won the Golden Geek Award for Best Strategy Game! It is also Runner Up in the “Board Game of the Year” and “Innovative” categories!

golden-geek

Ticket to Ride 10th Anniversary Edition joined in on the fun as well earning Runner Up in two categories: “Artwork & Presentation” and “Family Game”!

Congrats to Bruno Cathala, Clément Masson, Alan R. Moon, Julien Delval and thanks to all the people that took part in making Five Tribes and Ticket to Ride 10th Anniversary Edition!

See the the complete list of winners and runners up in all categories on Board Game Geek

Your Digital Christmas Present

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Special Sale Prices

for Ticket to Ride and Small World 2

on Tablets & Steam for PC & Macs!

It’s time to celebrate the holidays with both of Days of Wonder’s award-winning digital games.
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Yeehaaa! Five Tribes is the 2014 edition of “Tric Trac d’Or” winner !

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Five Tribes Yesterday, the Community members of Tric Trac – the leading French gaming website – awarded Five Tribes the prestigious Tric Trac d’Or, their annual award for the best board game of the year. You can read all about it (en français) and see the whole ranking on the TricTrac website.

The whole team here at Days of Wonder wants to congratulate Bruno Cathala and Clément Masson (Designer and Artist on Five Tribes) and to thank all of the gamers who showed love for the game since it’s out (and even earlier)!

Five Tribes, Tric Trac d'Or 2014