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Thames & Kosmos hails the arrival of My City on UK shores

The hotly anticipated legacy game My City has finally landed in the UK, courtesy of the games specialist Thames & Kosmos. The family-oriented game has been developed by the world-renowned game designer Reiner Knizia and was in the running for the Spiel des Jahres award which took place earlier this …

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23 years on and finally we’re getting a James Cameron’s Titanic board game

It’s only taken 23 years to make happen, but news has finally surfaced that the 1997 James Cameron blockbuster film, Titanic, is getting its own board game. Not only that, but Spin Master Games will be launching the new title to the US market next month. Titanic: The Game will …

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Thames and Kosmos takes Kennerspiel des Jahres Award win for The Crew – The Quest for Planet Nine

Thames and Kosmos’ popular science-fiction tabletop card game, The Crew – The Quest for Planet Nine has taken home the coveted Kennerspiel des Jahres Award 2020. Both The Crew and Kosmos’ My City were nominated for the award last month. The Crew garnered rave reviews since its debut at Essen …

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Big Potato Games launches its latest easy play party game Herd Mentality

The Shoreditch-based tabletop and party games publishing company, Big Potato Games, has launched its latest, easy-play party game, called Herd Mentality – a game in which all you have to do is write down the exact same answers as the other players. Herd Mentality is all about being a part …

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Rachel Lowe to develop new puzzles, board games and card games for Beano

Award winning board game designer, Rachel Lowe has joined a brace of new licensing partners to develop and launch a new range of official Beano consumer products this year. The prolific board game creator has signed with the popular children’s property to develop, produce and market a collection of Beano …

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Gibsons launches family game Rockpool to encourage ocean and beach conservation

Gibsons has launched a new environment-focused family game to encourage the message of conservation by encouraging players to collect shells and clean up rubbish from the beach before the tide comes in. Called Rockpool, the new title has been designed by Dave Wetherall of the UK independent games company, GGG …

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Asmodee crowns first UK Grand Champion at premiere KeyForge tournament

Asmodee has crowned the UK’s first Grand Champion KeyForge player following the two-player card game’s premiere tournament that took place in Milton Keynes last month. Set in a vibrant sci-fi world, KeyForge sees players race to unlock vaults of untold knowledge by pitting their decks of cards against each other. …

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Rachel Lowe jointly awarded Game of the Year at Dream Toys 2019

Designer, marketer and toy industry expert, Rachel Lowe took centre stage at the end of this week’s Dream Toys event, where she was presented with the Game of the Year Award for Jumanji, by the Toy Retailers Association. Lowe has been recognised this week for the role she played in …

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SmartGames unveils new multi-level logic game, Atlantis Escape

The multi-level logic game specialist, SmartGames has unveiled its latest single-player puzzle challenge game, Atlantis Escape, a title it believes ‘will be making a splash this A/W.’ Challenging children aged eight and upwards, the aim of Atlantis Escape is to escape the city before it disappears underwater. Using their cognitive …

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