Design your own King Of Tokyo monster and you could win!

Game publisher Iello announced last night that they are calling upon gamers to create a new mega-monster to add to the roster of the well-loved kaiju-fighter game. This competition will lead to the character becoming available as a promotional extra for the game, and there will also be prizes given out to the greatest creations!

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Spiel des Jahres contenders: A quick look at the award-nominated games for 2018!

It’s that time of year! The nominees have been announced for this year’s Spiel des Jahres, and there are some great titles we can vouch for in the list.

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CMON announces “Narcos: The Board Game”

Board game developer CMON (Zombicide, UnFair) have announced that they are developing a board game based on the Emmy-Award nominated Netflix series “Narcos”, which centres on the Columbian drug trade throughout the 70s and 80s. CMON have teamed with Gaumont (producer of Narcos) to design and publish the game.

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Board game giant Asmodee may be on the market

Potentially big news for the board game industry today. Asmodee, the industry kingpin behind some of the world’s biggest games, is investigating a sale to an (as yet) unknown buyer. The company is currently owned by a private equity firm and is valued at 1.5 billion euro (roughly 2.37 billion in Australian dollaridoos). In recent […]

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Restoration Games launches Kickstarter for Fireball Island

Great news for the many of you looking for some well-done 80’s nostalgia! Fireball Island, the chaotic island-themed toy and game is coming back, and better than ever!

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International Womens Day 2018: Women in the games industry

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Being a board game store, we’re doing the obvious thing. Board games often seem like a male dominated area (both for designers and players), so […]

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Check ’em out! Our top games of 2017

To help wrap up 2017 (and bring in 2018 right) we took a moment to look back at our favourite games that came out last year. This is our greatest hits list for 2017, if you missed any of them then it might be time to catch up 🙂 Disclaimer: We may have made up […]

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Name a bitch badder than Taylor Swift

When a Taylor Swift fan tweeted “name a bitch badder than Taylor Swift”, people in the Twitterverse started listing all of the women throughout history whom they considered to be “badder” than Taylor Swift, and they include war heroes, scientists, activists and more.

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Join us for Adelaide Fringe game nights!

Have you heard? We’re running game nights every weekend of the Adelaide Fringe! More than just our usual game nights, we want everyone to get into the spirit. Dressing the part is highly recommended. We’re expecting zombie hunters for Zombicide night, capes and tights for Superhero night, and we’re excited to see what you’ll come […]

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Science Week 2017 is nearly here!

Comedian Em Rusciano promo for National Science Week, 2017. We’re looking forward to another Science filled week coming soon.  

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