Monthly Archives: June 2010

Next Ebay sale

My latest batch of games for sale is up on Ebay and the auctions are due to to end on 30th June. Included this time are: Michael Schacht’s Richelieu; Valentin Hermann’s X-Net; Uwe Rosenberg’s Bohnroschen expansion for Bohnanza / Ladybohn; Bruno Faidutti’s Die Dunklen Lande expansion for Ohne Furcht Und Adel; Atta Ants; And several more card games: Penguin Ultimatum, Control… Read more »

UK Games Expo 2010

    Just a last minute reminder that this weekend sees the annual UK Games Expo take place in Birmingham. The full details are on the website here but, in summary, the event runs from 4th-6th June with the main public opening hours being from 9.30am till 5pm Sarurday and 9.30am till 4pm Sunday. The venue is: The Clarendon Suites Stirling Road… Read more »

Unplayed games – Down to 68

This month was going pretty well until I ordered a batch of games from Germany, hence only two off the net total: 9 new games acquired (Egizia, Die Speicherstadt, Bananagrams, Keltis: Das Orakel, Seeland, Level X, Glen More, Drachenherz and 11 Nimmt); 1 previously played game acquired (Peloponnes + Expansion) 9 games no longer unplayed (Bloody Legacy, Riffifi, Zahltag, Egizia, Netzwerk, Wordwild,… Read more »

Spiel-des-Jahres 2010: The Nominees

The shortlist for this year’s SdJ has just been published. The nominees were: A La Carte by Karl Heinz Schmiel  Dixit by Jean Louis Roubira  Fresco by Marco Ruskowski and Marcel Susselbeck  Identik by William P Jacobsen and Amanda A Kohout Roll Through The Ages by Matt Leacock  Wow! This year only one of the games picked by the jury… Read more »