PubSpot August – Gigamic

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As we move into August it is time for a new Publisher Spotlight! Drumroll please: It is Gigamic! Gigamic was established back in 1991 with their first game Quarto, a staple on our shelves even today. Their games are known for simple, easy to learn rules for games that play quickly. Perfect for people on the move, and families that …

Covid-19 Updates

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We are following the development of COVID-19 closely and taking recommendations by local governmental agencies seriously. Please see our timeline of updates below to stay up to date. We are making changes in real-time as updated recommendations are announced. For local specific updates please see our Mox Seattle, Mox Bellevue and Mox Portland Facebook pages, and our main Facebook and …

An Interview with The Op

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Earlier this month we announced that The Op was our Publisher Spotlight for July. The OP (formerly Usapoloy) not only manages the licenses for many games that we know and grew up with, including Monopoly, Yahtzee, Jenga, and Clue, they have also added some incredible new titles to the line up including Codenames, Hues & Cues, and Die Hard: The …

Mox Boarding House Opening in Portland

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This Friday, July 10th, we are finally opening our doors to Portland! While things haven’t gone quite according to plan (who had global pandemic on their bingo card!?), we took the extra time to polish everything to perfection.   Mox Boarding House – Portland 1938 W Burnside St Portland, OR 97209 Tel: 503-506-0669 Website: MoxBH.com/portland/  Opening Hours11am to 10pm Monday to Friday 10am to 10pm Saturday and Sunday Mox Boarding House – What to expect! …

Mox Boarding House Reopening

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We are excited to announce that Mox Boarding House will reopen its doors to welcome the community back in this Friday (June 12). We will be open 7 days a week from 11am to 10pm on weekdays and 10am to 10pm on weekends. Keep reading to see what we are able to offer with the current conditions in place. Also, …

Publishers Spotlight Mox Boarding House The OP

PubSpot July – The OP

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Our publisher’s spotlight is back with a classic, The Op (formerly known as Usaopoly). The Op brings our beloved licensed characters to life, with games like Clue: Dungeons & Dragons edition, Operation: Nightmare Before Christmas edition, and Super Mario Chess. They also have created their own unique games, such as Blank Slate, Hues and Clues, and Dungeon Academy. With a …

Celebrating LGBTQ+ Game Designers – AnnaMaria Jackson-Phelps

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We are nearing the end of June, Pride Month! Year around we sell Mox rainbow tank tops and enamel pins, 20% of profits from all LGBTQ+ Mox Merch is donated to The Trevor Project. Pick yours up today! This is the fourth installment in our LQBTQ+ designer highlight. We’ve featured interviews from incredible game designers Nikki Valens and Matt Fantastic, …

Celebrating LGBTQ+ Game Designers – Matt Fantastic

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Welcome back to week three of our four-part series celebrating LGBTQ+ designers! If this is the first article you’ve stumbled upon, make sure to check out our previous blog posts highlighting Nikki Valens and Simeon Cogswell. Identity in Tabletop Games Can you think of the first time you truly related to a character in a tabletop game? Was it your …

Mox Portland – We’re Hiring

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Join the Mox Team! If you want to be part of a passionate, kind, and hardworking team, make sure to join us! We’re looking to build a diverse crew that has a love for games, community, and excellent customer service. Bring your resume, cover letter, and references to your interview. We’ll be getting in touch to schedule interviews for the …

Celebrating LGBTQ+ Game Designers – Simeon Cogswell

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It is the second week of June, and summer is just around the corner. Though there won’t be any physical parades this year, the Pride Celebrations continue in our homes, hearts, and online. Last week in our four-part series highlighting LGBTQ+ designers we got to know Nikki Valens, the designer of Quirky Circuits and Mansions of Madness 2Ed. This week we …