Archive for the ‘Miscellaneous’ Category

Whistling by the Graveyard

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Drill, Baby, Drill!

Monday, April 18th, 2011


Cargo Noir Replacement Token Bags

Friday, April 15th, 2011

Cargo NoirSome customers have reported that their Cargo Noir token bags were shredded or easily torn. While smugglers in the 50′s may have had to work with old and torn cargo nets, we don’t think Cargo Noir players should be forced to do the same.

We have produced some stronger, reinforced token bags to replace any that are faulty. These replacement bags are free of charge to any Cargo Noir owners who have a torn or shredded token bag and are available worldwide directly through Days of Wonder customer service. You can request a replacement bag through the Days of Wonder Contact us page.  Be sure to complete the Postal Information section accurately.

Note that replacement bags will be sent out via postal service so we will not be able to provide any tracking information or estimated delivery times. Thanks for your patience.

Small World for iPad Finalist for Pocket Gamer Game of the Year

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

UK based Pocket Gamer has named Days of Wonder’s Small World for iPad as a finalist in the Pocket Gamer Awards 2011 iPad game category.

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Cargo Noir Preview Demo Events

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Cargo NoirWant to get an advance peek and learn how to play Days of Wonder’s new board game Cargo Noir? Over the next few weeks, several venues across the US are hosting Cargo Noir Preview Events.

Here’s a list of Cargo Noir Preview Demo events. Check to see if there’s one in your area…  

Quick Update: new events added in Texas and Southern California!

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Congrats to winners in BGG Cargo Noir Trivia Contest

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

Cargo NoirCongratulations to the 10 winners in the Cargo Noir “Trafficking in Troubled Waters” Trivia Contest which took place on Boardgamegeek.com over the past two weeks.  Winners came from as far away as Australia and Serbia and each will receive a copy of the new Days of Wonder board game, Cargo Noir. (more…)

Cargo Noir Smuggling Trivia Contest

Monday, January 24th, 2011

Cargo NoirDo you have the heart of a smuggler? Then use your smuggler’s instincts to win a copy of Cargo Noir!

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Congrats to Alvin & Dexter winners

Friday, January 21st, 2011

Congratulations to the 20 winners in Alvin & Dexter’s Excellent Adventure Contest!

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Cargo Noir – Trafficking in Troubled Waters

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011

Cargo NoirLittle Hong Kong: Hour of the Tiger - Loaded with clandestine goods, a sampan glides through the dark waters of Aberdeen Harbour. It slips unnoticed under the bow of a British patrol boat whose crew seems more interested in sleep than watchfulness.

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Necromancer Island now available direct from DOW

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Necromancer Island, is a free, limited-edition Small World scenario originally available only from game retailers, or if you ordered a Small World product directly from Days of Wonder.

Since not everyone has been able to get a their hands on a copy of Necromancer Island, we’ve now made them available directly from the US Days of Wonder web store while supplies last. The Necromancer Island expansion is still free, but you will need to pay shipping & handling charges. You can order Necromancer Island by itself or add it to an order for another game or product.

If you are only ordering Necromancer Island and shipping to the United States, we suggest choosing US First Class Mail as your shipping option which will result in the least expensive shipping option.

Order Necromancer Island here

Note: If  you order another Small World product from the web store, Necromancer Island WILL NOT be automatically added to your order. You need to specifically add it to your cart. Necromancer Island is only available from the US Days of Wonder web store (none are available in Europe) while supplies last and this offer is limited to one copy of Necromancer Island per customer.