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Esdevium lines triumph at the Golden Geeks

Seven titles distributed by Esdevium win top honours from board game enthusiasts.
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The Golden Geek Awards - held by respected board game website boardgoldengeek.com - honours the top new offerings in the world of games.

Seven lines which are supplied by Esdevium in the UK have picked up Awards.

King of Tokyo won three, including Best Family Game, while Eclipse won two, including Game of the Year.

“We are delighted to see so many of our games winning these awards,” said Steve Buckmaster, sales director at Esdevium Games. “We are very lucky at Esdevium to work with some very good board games that are innovative, refined and have a real cutting edge. These games have a broader appeal than people might think with growth coming through the niche games category now for a number of years.”

Buckmaster added: “These awards are excellent as they give people the confidence and further proof that they are buying into something that really delivers.”

Here's the full list of 2012 Golden Geek Award winners:

Game of the Year
Eclipse

Best Abstract Game
Kingdom Builder

Best Card Game
Android: Netrunner

Best Wargame
Sekigahara: The Unification of Japan

Best Children's Game
King of Tokyo

Best Party Game
King of Tokyo

Best Print and Play Game
D-Day Dice: Free Trial Version

Best Two Player Game
Android: Netrunner

Best Strategy Game
Eclipse

Best Thematic Game
Mage Knight Board Game

Best Family Game
King of Tokyo

Best Expansion
Alien Frontiers: Factions

Best Art & Presentation
Takenoko

Most Innovative
Risk Legacy

All titles except for Risk Legacy, Sekigahara: The Unification of Japan and Alien Frontiers: Factions, are distributed exclusively in the UK by Esdevium Games.

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