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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

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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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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

Five Tribes, stay ahead of the Pack

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Five TribesFive Tribes is back in stores!

To celebrate, Bruno Cathala came up with a nugget: “The Guilds’ Guide ”

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A Spider’s Web & Royal Bonus Small World Expansions now available in Europe – coming Dec. 3 in North America

Tuesday, November 25th, 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; just hit retail stores in Europe; and are expected to be available throughout North America on Dec 3. At the same time, both The Necromancer Island and Leaders expansions, which have been out of print for years, come back through game stores. (more…)

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.

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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.

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