International Tabletop Day!

by: on May 20, 2019  |  

It’s that time of year again! Join Meeples Games to celebrate both International Tabletop Day and our 5 year Anniversary! Here are just a few things you can expect from us on Saturday June 1st:

  • Miniatures draft and swap
    • 3:30-5:00p
    • $30 per person, this includes two Icons of the Realms Mad Mage blind boxes
    • The swap will follow the draft, participates must be in the draft in order to swap minis

 

  • Large group game of Welcome to…
    • 1:00-4:00p 
    • Join Dani and Garrett as they host Meeples’ largest game (time permitting, multiple games) of Welcome To…
    • $2 per person
    • Winner will take home their very own copy of Welcome To…

 

  • Keyforge Events to celebrate the new starter set
    • 4:30p
    • Join Brian in a Keyforge Chainbound Tournament, more details will follow

 

  • D&D One Shot
    • 12:00-3:00p
    • DM Tim will run a one shot D&D campaign
    • This is a great opportunity for new players to test the waters of D&D

 

  • A Scooby Doo Puzzle Derby
    • 12:00-3:00p
    • $20 per team
    • Limited to 4 teams, so register today!
    • Teams can be no larger than 4 players
    • Participates get to keep the puzzle!

 

  • Game Demos
    • All Day!
    • Join some knowledgeable players to demo many great games
    • Family games, kids games, party games, and many more 

There will also be cake to celebrate our 5 Year Anniversary as well as a SALE!!

Thank you for making us such a great member of this community! We can’t wait to celebrate with you!

Gloomhaven: Forgotten Circles!

by: on June 16, 2019  |  

Gloomhaven: Forgotten Circles, the first expansion for Gloomhaven, features twenty new scenarios that take place after the events of the original Gloomhaven campaign and involve one new character class — the Aesther Diviner — and her attempts to prevent an approaching calamity. The accompanying scenario book breaks these scenarios up across multiple pages to create more dynamic and surprising encounters.

The expansion also features seven new monster types (including three new bosses) and fourteen new items.

Gloomhaven: Forgotten Circles is an expansion, you will need the base Gloomhaven in order to play. Don’t have that yet? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!

Come in and grab your very own copies of Gloomhaven and Gloomhaven: Forgotten Circles today!

Origins Awards!

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Congrats to all the winners!

The 45th annual Origins Awards were announced on Saturday night at the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio. The winners were:

Game of the Year
Root
Leder Games

Board Game
Root
Leder Games

Card Game
The Mind
Pandasaurus Games

Family Game
The Tea Dragon Society Card Game
Renegade Game Studios

Collectible Game
Keyforge: Call of the Archons
Fantasy Flight Games

Role-Playing Game
Vampire: TheMasquerade 5th Edition
Modiphius Entertainment

Role-Playing Game Supplement
Dungeons & Dragons: Mordenkainen’s Tome of Foes
Wizards of the Coast

Miniatures Game
Necromunda
Games Workshop

Star Wars Legion
Fantasy Flight Games

Game Accessory
Black Dragon Trophy Plaque
WizKids

The Academy also inducted two designers and two games into the Adventure Game Hall of Fame. The Hall recognizes individuals and games that have made lasting and significant contributions to the social game hobby. This year’s inductees were:

  • Gerald Brom, Writer/Illustrator
  • Vlaada Chvatil, Designer/Co-founder of Czech Games Edition
  • Mage Knight, WizKids – Designed by Vlaada Chvatil
  • Apples to Apples, Mattel – Designed by Matthew Kirby, Mark Alan Osterhaus

The new Rising Star Award is intended to honor individuals in the early stages of their careers that have demonstrated exceptional ability. The inaugural award went to designer and co-founder of Stonemaier Games Jamey Stegmaier.

KeyForge, Age of Ascension!

by: on May 29, 2019  |  

In 2018, legendary designer Richard Garfield introduced the world to KeyForge! Become a new Archon in Age of Ascension! As a new set of KeyForgeAge of Ascension mixes up the card pool with 204 brand-new cards, joining 166 cards first introduced in Call of the Archons to create an entirely new pool of 370 cards and billions upon billions more unique decks for you to discover, learn, and master. It’s important to note that Age of Ascension is a companion to Call of the Archons not a sequel or replacement!

Age of Ascension will be available to purchase on Thursday May 30th.  Come in and grab the new starter set or a couple of new decks!