Tag Archives: board games

Asmodee UK appoints Mason Williams PR

Asmodee UK has chosen Mason Williams in a fiercely fought competitive pitch between ten agencies specialising in the entertainment and lifestyle arena. Speaking of the win, James Arnold, Asmodee UK Head of Marketing, says: “We were blown away by the passion, knowledge, expertise and sheer enthusiasm that the Mason Williams team …

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The Embracer Group in talks to acquire Asmodee

PAI and the Embracer Group have entered into exclusive discussions for Asmodee, one of the worldwide leaders in board games, to join the Embracer Group, the parent company of businesses developing and publishing PC, console and mobile games for the global games market. This would mark a transformative step in …

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Hasbro and Champion team up for fun board-game inspired clothing collection

Sportswear brand Champion has launched a limited-edition collection with Hasbro Gaming, featuring characters and graphics from some of world’s most beloved games: Monopoly, Twister, Scrabble and Candy Land. “Spirited play, competition and board games go together during the holiday season, and this collection lets fans look good doing it,” says …

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John Adams seeks ‘Board Director’ (dress code: PJs)

Board game-loving Brits can live the dream this festive season, as UK-based toy and games company John Adams is searching for someone to stay at home in their pyjamas and play board games all day long. Getting stuck into a family game is a key part of the Christmas festivities, and …

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Save money on Senet, the magazine for board game fans

Senet, the magazine devoted to table-top gaming, has a special offer for anyone looking to buy a Christmas present for the board game fanatic in their life: all postage and packaging costs will be waived on any UK orders placed by 11:59 on Sunday 19 December – a saving of 26% …

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Board Game Atlas revamp enhances user experience

Board game community, knowledge base and price aggregation tool Board Game Atlas has made a major revamp to its games pages. New tools and streamlined information now allow users to quickly find anything they might be looking for that relates to board games, whether that is to make a purchase …

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Asmodee Entertainment and Welbeck Publishing set to launch Ticket to Ride and Unlock! Escape Adventure puzzle books

Following the successful launch of the CATAN Puzzle Book last year, Welbeck Publishing Group and Asmodee Entertainment are releasing two further titles based on some of Asmodee’s best-known gaming brands. This new collaboration will see both Days of Wonder’s Ticket to Ride and Space Cowboy’s Unlock! titles join CATAN in …

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Kick-off for University Games’ Christmas media campaigns

Games and puzzles specialist University Games has set in motion its Christmas media campaigns, which include primetime TV, radio and high-profile online campaigns for the iconic table football game Subbuteo as well as significant digital campaigns for several of their other bestselling family games. The heavyweight media schedule for Subbuteo …

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Latest issue of Senet magazine on sale now

The sixth issue of Senet, the independent print magazine “about the craft, creativity and community of board gaming”, has just launched. Features include an exclusive conversation with Ticket to Ride creator Alan R. Moon; a deep dive into dexterity games, including interviews with the creators of Flip Ships, What Next? and …

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Confident? becomes first board game to be certified as carbon neutral under Amazon’s Climate Pledge Friendly Program

Confident Games’ flagship product, the family party game Confident?, has earned the Carbonfree® Certified label for carbon neutrality from Carbonfund.org Foundation. It becomes the first board game to receive the certification, which covers all six regional editions of the game sold in the US, UK and Europe. The game is …

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