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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!

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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.

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Small World – A Spider’s Web – Come into my Lair!

Monday, September 8th, 2014

This Fall will definitely be placed under the sign of Small World!

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 debut at the Essen Fair in October and 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.

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Ticket to Ride North American Champion crowned

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Sunday, August 17th at Gencon, 24 qualifiers from the US and Canada, met to determine the Ticket to Ride North American Championship.

On the line – a trip to Paris to compete in the World Championships this September.

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Memoir ’44 Tactics & Strategy Guide English Edition – coming soon!

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

As a Memoir ’44 player, who doesn’t dream of learning how to read the battlefield, effectively maneuver troops, anticipate opponents’ moves and gauge their relative strengths and weaknesses; as well as discover how to manage the medal count and control the flow of the game – all keys to victory?

That’s what the Memoir ’44 – Tactics & Strategy Guide, the definitive book on effective game play for the Memoir ’44 game system offers you.

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Five Tribes is now available for Pre-order

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Five TribesThis fall, Days of Wonder is introducing Five Tribes, our first ever “Gamer’s Game”.

Designed by Bruno Cathala, Five Tribes is set in the Arabian Nights-inspired, city-state of Naqala.

Inhabiting Naqala are Five Tribes – Assassins, Elders, Builders, Merchants and Viziers – all represented by colorful Meeples, each with their own special skills.

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Call for Reinforcements – Memoir ’44 D-Day Landings maps are here!

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Memoir ’44 game system and commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Normandy Landings, the D-Day Landings expansion is now embarking!

These six unique Battle Maps, in the new Extended Breakthrough format are 23 hexes deep and offer battles on a scale and scope never seen before.

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Ticket to Ride Summer Sale – 50% off Steam, iPad and Android

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Summer’s here and the time is right for a Ticket to Ride Digital Summer Sale.

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 – Lead the Tribes and Take Control of Naqala

Thursday, June 19th, 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!

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Ticket to Ride 10th Anniversary Edition – Available in North America

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Clear the tracks, the 2014 Special is now entering the station…

The Ticket to Ride 10th Anniversary Edition – a new, re-imagined version of the award-winning train game – is now available in game stores throughout North America.

This edition comes in an oversize game box featuring a new cover design and graphics. It includes a newly illustrated giant US board map that is 50% larger than the original, but still uses the classic US routes. There are also large-format Train and Destination Ticket cards and 5 sets of finely sculpted custom plastic trains that come in illustrated tin storage boxes.

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