Archive for the ‘Games’ Category

Kenneth Heilfron, new Ticket to Ride World Champion!

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

After an epic day of competition, Kenneth (USA) is crowned 2014 World Champion !

The previously announced champion, Erwin Pauelsen, has resigned his title after the discovery of evidence of cheating during the final matches.


Memoir ’44 Tactics & Strategy Guide is now available

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

Not spooky, not scary, and not a trick… but what a Halloween treat for Memoir ’44 fans!

The English language edition of Memoir ’44 – Tactics & Strategy Guide, the definitive book on effective game play for the Memoir ’44 game system is now available from game stores and Days of Wonder.


New Days of Wonder Games at Essen

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

The world’s largest game convention – Essen Spiel – takes place in Germany this October 16-19 and Days of Wonder is debuting its brand new boardgame at Essen: Five Tribes.

Other games and expansions are also available for the occasion!

This Fall falls under the sign of Small World!

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

A brand new Small World expansion – A Spider’s Web; along with an expansion previously only available as part of the Small World 2 Kickstarter campaign – Royal Bonus; will hit retail stores in November. At the same time, both The Necromancer Island and Leaders expansions, which have been out of print for years will also be available through game stores. (more…)

Get Small World 2 in Humble Bundle PC & Android 11

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Play at home or play on the go – Humble Bundle PC and Android 11 delivers the best of both worlds to digital gaming fans.

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.

This bundle includes Bridge Constructor Playground, Cubemen (1 and 2), the Blackwell series and get this… if you pay just a penny more than the average price, you’ll also get Small World 2 for Android and PC/Steam!


Follow the Ticket to Ride World Championship (Live)!

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

On Saturday September 27th, the Musée de la Carte à Jouer (Card Game Museum) at Issy-les-Moulineaux will host the 2nd Ticket to Ride World Championship.

28 national champions will play several games on  a selection of Ticket to Ride maps – the best of them will then be declared Ticket to Ride World Champion and win the Grand Prize: an unforgettable trip for two to Asia on the Eastern & Oriental Express!


Ticket to Ride – Now Free exclusively for NOOK Users

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Got a NOOK?

Right now you can get the award-winning Ticket to Ride App for Free!

Just visit the Ticket to Ride page in the NOOK store and download the Free Ticket to Ride game onto your Nook!

Five Tribes is available!

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Five TribesCrossing into the Land of 1001 Nights, your caravan arrives at the fabled Sultanate of Naqala.

The old sultan just died and control of Naqala is up for grabs!

The oracles foretold of strangers who would maneuver the Five Tribes to gain influence over the legendary city-state.

Will you fulfill the prophecy?

Invoke the old Djinns, move the Tribes into position at the right time and the Sultanate may become yours!


28 players vie for the title – Ticket to Ride World Champion

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Launched a year ago, the 2014 Ticket to Ride World Championship culminates this month with the grand finale this month in Paris! 28 National Champions were crowned, with over 25,000 players participating in qualifying tournaments held worldwide over the last 12 months.

On September 27th, those 28 National Champions will meet in Paris for a nine hour tournament that will crown the 2014 Ticket to Ride World Champion.


3rd Memoir ’44 Belgian Open to take place in Louvain-la-Neuve

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

The 3rd edition of the Memoir’44 Belgian Open, the yearly tournament gathering dozens of players from Belgium and other countries, is coming!

This year, the tournament will take place on October 4th-5th in Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium), not far from Brussels.