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New Expansion for Five Tribes: Pre-order Now!

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Five TribesThey say that in the very heart of the mountains of the Sultanate of Naqala, there lives a Tribe that rarely appears in the bazaars and markets in town.

They call themselves the Artisans, and work day and night crafting precious items, inlaid with rare gems.

Some travellers claim that the Artisans are able to craft unique artifacts, filled with magic and mystery…

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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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The Artisans of Naqala – An expansion for Five Tribes

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Five TribesThey say that in the very heart of the mountains of the Sultanate of Naqala, there lives a Tribe that rarely appears in the bazaars and markets in town.

They call themselves the Artisans, and work day and night crafting precious items, inlaid with rare gems.

Some travellers claim that the Artisans are able to craft unique artifacts, filled with magic and mystery…

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Get Ticket to Ride and Small World 2 in the Humble Weekly Bundle: Tabletops

Friday, April 10th, 2015


This week(*), Humble Bundle offers a very special bundle dedicated to board gamers: the Humble Weekly Bundle: Tabletops.

If you’re not already familiar with the hugely popular Humble Bundles, it’s simple: you decide what you pay to get a big bundle of great indie games.
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Does Wil Wheaton have what it takes to rule Naqala?

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

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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!

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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

Valentine Day Special: How about a little Train Trip… maybe just the two of you?

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

We’re sharing the love for Valentine’s Day. For a very limited time, Ticket to Ride on Steam (PC, Mac and Linux), iPad and Android (via Google Play) are available for 50% off the regular price.

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Five Tribes available again in North America stores!

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Five Tribes

Now is the perfect time to go wander in the Sultanate of Naqala and why not become its next ruler!

When you pickup your copy of the game, you can add a little touch of magic to Five Tribes by asking your store for the Dhenim Djinn Promo Card.

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