Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Next Stop, Cannes…

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Days of Wonder will be at the International Games Festival in Cannes (France) at the end of the week.

Come and meet us on our booth (20.01) if you’re around…

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Help us make Small World better, a whole lot better!

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

We’re creating a new digital version of YOUR favorite fantasy board game… and you can help make it better thanks to Kickstarter!

Small World was the first board game EVER on the iPad – if you were one of those who waited in line at your Apple store that day, you could start playing the minute you got home. Fans and critics alike loved it. But our development team quickly turned their focus onto Ticket to Ride for iPad making it look like we had abandoned Small World.

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Days of Wonder 2012 Holiday Gift

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Our Holiday Gift offer has become something of an annual tradition. Whether you’re choosing a board game for a family member, a friend, or even yourself – we like to kick in a little extra for you. This year we’re not only offering you a free gift, we’re also expanding the gift program to include those who could use a little more help from all of us.

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Ticket to Ride iPad will haunt you this Halloween!

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Our skeleton crew at the Days of Wonder Mansion has released a haunting update to Ticket to Ride for iPad just in time for All Hallows Eve. Rabid fans of the game will be treated to a haunted train station with killer game skins; and tricked to pursue buried-alive achievements and catch ghosts that will make them undisputed Pumpkin Masters of the Ticket to Ride Universe.

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Essen 2012, here we come!

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

We just need to load the van and we’ll leave for Essen Spiel 2012 in Germany.
If you attend the show, be sure to come to our booth (Hall 12, stand 68) to discover Shadows over Camelot the Card Game or just to say hello.

 

New Days of Wonder Games at Essen

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

October is Halloween month, but for gamers something even more exciting is brewing – it’s Essen Spiel, the world’s largest game convention. This year in Essen, Days of Wonder will debut two new products – The Shadows over Camelot Card Game and the Ticket to Ride Halloween Freighter.

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Pumpkin Power… New Halloween Freighter Ticket to Ride Train & Station Set

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Frightful pumpkin trains and spooky stations are scheduled to arrive just in time for Halloween with a new add-on for the Ticket to Ride Series – the Halloween Freighter.

This new set of custom-sculpted trains and stations includes 45 new orange-colored Pumpkin Trains and 3 spooky Halloween Stations. It’s a Halloween treat for Ticket to Ride fans worldwide that can be used as a replacement train set for any of Ticket to Ride game or map collection.

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Avast ye Sea Dogs… It’s Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Aye Matey, ye best be makin’ yer way to friendly harbors to fill yer tankards and stock yer larders with gaming provisions, lest ye be keel-hauled with the rest of the scurvy blaggards!

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World Record success with Small World players!

Monday, August 6th, 2012


Congratulations to Ben Miller, Sean McFarlane, Duncan Conner and Christian Olsson of Scotland who battled over the Small World board for 54 hours and 45 minute to break the Guinness World record for the Longest Boardgame Marathon in Scotland last week.  Sean apparently didn’t get enough as he challenged any of the volunteers who witnessed the event to a game of Small World over the weekend! (more…)

Small World World Record Attempt… 54+ hours of Trolls, Wizards & Elves!

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Guinness World Record for the Longest Marathon Playing a Boardgame… with Small World!

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