Thames & Kosmos titles reach Spiel des Jahres 2017 listing

A trio of Thames & Kosmos titles have made it onto this year’s Spiel des Jahres list.

The firm’s Exit Game range has been nominated in the Kennerspiel des Jahres category (experts game of the year), while the newly released Word Slam has received a recommendation in the main Spiel des Jahres category.

Elsewhere, Thames & Kosmos’ Lagoonies has been recommended in the Kinderspiel des Jahres (children’s game of the year) category.

“We’re thrilled to have the recognition from this most esteemed award,” said Jo Drage, sales director at Thames & Kosmos.

“It’s the perfect testament to our passion for board games.”

2017 also marks the second year in a row that Thames & Kosmos games have been nominated, with Imhotep up for the main Spiel des Jahres in 2016.

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