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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Ohio company making a mark with historical strategy games

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Ohio company making a mark with historical strategy games

Other March 31, 2015 0

By Jon Chavez: Uwe Eickert loves to play games but you won’t catch him playing cards or a simple board game like Monopoly. When leisure time arrives, his playground is the past. Mr. Eickert,

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Variety: ‘Settlers of Catan’ Movie, TV Project in the Works

Variety: ‘Settlers of Catan’ Movie, TV Project in the Works

Other March 31, 2015 0

By Dave McNary Film Reporter@Variety_DMcNary “Gail Katz, whose producing credits include “Pawn Sacrifice,” “Air Force One” and “The Perfect Storm,” has acquired feature film and TV rights to the boardgame “The Settlers of Catan.”

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Deseret News: Pay Dirt is an immersive board game about modern-day gold mining.

Deseret News: Pay Dirt is an immersive board game about modern-day gold mining.

Other March 28, 2015 0

By Ryan Morgenegg  The board game Pay Dirt is about the gritty and competitive world of modern-day gold mining in frigid Alaska. In this worker-placement-style game, players take the roles of enterprising mining companies

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Deseret News: Versailles: a strategic palace building board game

Deseret News: Versailles: a strategic palace building board game

Other March 26, 2015 0

By Ryan Morgenegg In the game Versailles by NSKN Games and U.S. publisher Passport Game Studios, legendary designer Andrei Novac creates a world where King Louis XIV of France hires two to five players

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The Boston Globe: Board games are back, and Boston’s a player

The Boston Globe: Board games are back, and Boston’s a player

Other March 5, 2015 0

By Ethan Gilsdorf A Golden Age of tabletop games, from nerdy to mainstream, is afoot. WHEN WE WERE KIDS, we played games. I don’t mean games of make-believe or cops and robbers or video

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Deseret News: We are living in a board game renaissance

Deseret News: We are living in a board game renaissance

Other March 2, 2015 0

By Cody Carlson You may not realize it, but you are living in the middle of a board game renaissance. In a recent video post on his website Shut Up & Sit Down, British game

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NYT: At Play in the Cardboard Jungle

NYT: At Play in the Cardboard Jungle

Other February 15, 2015 0

By Mary Pilon On a recent weeknight in Greenwich Village, amid the circus of New York University dive bars, comedy-show hecklers and the drummers of Washington Square Park, there was a different sort of

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The Atlantic: How Board Games Conquered Cafes

The Atlantic: How Board Games Conquered Cafes

Other February 15, 2015 0

By Hana Schank As social life gets ever more digital, new coffee shops and bars encourage face-to-face interaction via the likes of Settlers of Catan and Connect Four. On a gorgeous fall day when

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Discworld – A Boardgaming Way Review

Discworld – A Boardgaming Way Review

Mitch Freedman February 8, 2015 1

By Mitch Freedman Discworld: Ankh-Morpork Sometimes you  buy a game thinking you will really enjoy it, but when you start playing, you find that the mechanics don’t work right, or the rules are too cumbersome

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WSJ: Green Bay’s Board-Game Obsession

WSJ: Green Bay’s Board-Game Obsession

Other January 19, 2015 0

By Kevin Clark Competitive Juices Fuel Lengthy Rounds of ‘Settlers of Catan’ Among Packers’ Players The weekly schedule of an NFL player is jam-packed and controlled to the millisecond. There are appointments that cannot

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