Publisher Spotlight – October: Chaosium

Nelly Steiner Publisher Spotlight

It is October, the official start to the spooookkkkyyy season! We couldn’t be more excited to announce that we have found the perfect Publisher Spotlight for the Halloween month, Chaosium! Time to stop by Mox, grab a copy of Call of Cthulhu, and really get into the spirit of things. Chaosium was founded in 1975 by game designer Greg Stafford. …

An Interview with Fowers Games

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This September we are highlighting Fowers Games all month long and we couldn’t be more excited to snag this interview with Tim Fowers himself. We love Fowers Games for their simplicity and originality. Games such as Fugitive and Burgle Bros surprised us with how they utilized known mechanics in new and exciting ways. Tim Fowers is not only the designer …

Publisher Spotlight – September: Fowers Games

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We are excited to announce our Publisher Spotlight for September, Fowers Games! Fowers Games is a game company owned by Tim Fowers, not only is he the designer of the games but he also self distributes them. Fowers Games are always characterized by interesting mechanics, replayability, and beautiful art. Here are some of our favorite Fowers board games that will …

An Interview with Gigamic

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All month long we are highlighting Gigamic, our Publisher Spotlight for August. Gigamic is a French company started by three brothers in 1991. Their game lineup includes some excellent abstract strategy games like Quoridor, Katamino, and Quarto. More recent games that we love include Hellapagos and Yogi. These games are perfect for the whole family and as quick pick up …

Cosmic Factory Giveaways

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Gigamic is our wonderful publisher spotlight this month, and in honor of this, we are hosting a few giveaways! We will be giving away 19 copies of Cosmic Factory by the end of this month. The best part? All of our giveaways will be online, and easy to enter in. We will be using our local Discords (Seattle/Bellevue/Portland) and Mox …

National Book Lover’s Day at Mox

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Although not an official holiday National Book Lover’s Day is an exciting celebration for all who love books and literature, including us, tabletop gamers. Word games, puzzles, and games based on popular literature are some of the most well knows games that exist, Scrabble anyone? From crossword puzzles to semantic word association games, here is a closer look at a …

Gamers Engaged with Food Lifeline

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During these times of isolating and social distancing, we at Mox Boarding House are coming together to keep the campfire lit and the feeling of community in everything we do. This Sunday, August 9, we’re partnering with Mox Boarding House to host Gamers Engaged with Food Lifeline, a charity stream raising money for Food Lifeline. What to expect at Gamers …

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 …