Perudo Championships 2018 “will be biggest and best yet,” says Paul Lamond as popularity of game grows

The Perudo Championships, taking place this November, is set to b the ‘biggest and best yet,’ according to organisers who have highlighted the “greatest ever response” to this year’s event.

November 9th will see some of the world’s most skillful Perudo players battle it out to take the coveted title of World Perudo Champion 2018.

Within 24 hours of opening for registration, 100 players had already signed up for the championships and in total 180 Perudo fans have put their names forward for what Paul Lamond Games, the event’s organiser, cites as the ‘most sought event in the board games calendar.’

Now in its 29th year, the PErudo Championships is held in London and will be hosted by the TV presenter, mariella Frostrup.

Richard Wells, managing director at Paul Lamond Games, believes that Perudo has gained “remarkable momentum in recent times.”

“As we approach 30 years of the Perudo Championships, we are seeing a greater than ever demand for this liar dice game. Last year’s championships were extremely successful but this year looks set to be the biggest and best ever.

“The popularity of Perudo has seen significant growth with new, fresh faces becoming Perudo fans all the time. It’s a game that’s become part of life in universities, pubs and homes everywhere, and we’re looking forward to finding out who will be crowned the World Perudo Champion 2018.”

The Championships will take place at the IET, Savoy Place, London and will see 140 players compete across three rounds. The highest ranked players will progress to the semi-final stage and battle it out for one of the six final table places and the chance to become the ultimate Champion of the Dice.

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