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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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It’s a Brave New Small World (2.5)

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Small World 2, the digital version of the epic fantasy board game, earned lots of kudos from reviewers, and even more love from hundreds of thousands of fans of the game. Feedback from these players on what else they wanted to see in Small World has inspired our development team to take things to an even higher level.

Introducing Small World 2.5 – featuring an even more refined online game system that delivers the best of both asynchronous and competitive online play.

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The sixth Edition of Memoir ’44 French Open will take place in Normandy

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

1944-2004-2014 : This year, we celebrate both the 70th Anniversary of The D-Day Landings and the 10th Anniversary of Memoir ’44. Was there a better place to host the 6th Edition of Memoir ’44 French Open than Normandy?

Next week-end, more than 100 players will be dropped in the first town liberated in Metropolitan France on June 5th 1944 23:45 in Bénouville, no farther than one or two hexes from Pegasus Bridge!

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Ticket to Ride 10th Anniversary Edition – Available in Europe!

Friday, May 23rd, 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 Europe.

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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D-Day Landings – Contents Roll Call!

Friday, May 16th, 2014

We just added two documents for you to download on the D-Day Landings page of Memoir ‘44 website:

  • The expansion rules booklet
  • An extremely handy document which lists the material you will need to gather to play the various game modes offered in the expansion.

Many thanks go to Jesse “Rasmussen81” Rasmussen for creating the latter !

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Small World 2 for Steam – Get 50% off and help us test v2.5

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Small World 2 is the digital version of our best-selling fantasy board game. When we built Small World 2, we loaded it up with features – 2-5 player maps; online play with players around the world via the Days of Wonder Online network; Solo play against the AI; rankings and lots more. Fans of the game have really loved playing it.

But we wanted to make it even better! For the past 6 months, we’ve been hard at work on the next digital version: Small World 2.5. We’ve added a new “Online Arena” with a live lobby, a list of open games, and full chat capability; support for single-session games, with a new Player Clock for competitive game play; a new Stats screen at game end; improved AI and much more.

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Back Wil Wheaton’s Tabletop Season 3 – Get Ticket to Ride Steam as a bonus!

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

If you are a board game fan, you’re probably familiar with TableTop, the award-winning internet series on gaming hosted by Wil Wheaton.

Tabletop Season 1 and 2 were phenomenally popular and have introduced hundreds of thousands of new players to the joys of board gaming.

We’re proud that several Days of Wonder games have been featured on Tabletop, including Ticket to RideTicket to Ride EuropeShadows over Camelot and Small World, which appeared in the very first episode.

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Memoir ’44 D-Day Landings Pre-order now!

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Deploy your troops, call in reinforcements, take control of enemy positions to secure your advance… and make sure that your friends are covering your flanks!

70 years after D-Day, and celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Memoir ’44 game system, the D-Day Landings expansion commemorates the Normandy landings with six unique Battle Maps. This new Extended Breakthrough format is 23 hexes deep and offers battles on a scale and scope never seen before.

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