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  • Holidays at Mox
    • Dec 1st 2022
    • Posted by Nelly Steiner

    Holidays at Mox

    You're invited to Mox Boarding House this holiday season! We have the perfect gift for everybody and if you need help picking just the right game for someone, we're on hand to find you the perfect match. Throughout December we've got discounts, fun free activities for the family, and delicious food and drink. Mox is your one-stop-shop for all your holiday needs. Mox Holiday Hours Monday to Friday 11am to MidnightSaturday & Sunday 10am to Midnight ****** Christmas Eve (Dec 24th) 10am to 4pmChristmas (Dec 25th) CLOSEDNew Year’s Eve (Dec 31st) 10am – 10pmNew Year’s Day (Jan 1st) – CLOSEDFind the Meeple - Free Kids EventWe’ve got a special challenge for all the children this December. From December 1st to December 24th join us for our Find the Meeple Scavenger Hunt! We’ve hi
  • Mox Spotlight December: Staff Picks
    • Dec 1st 2022
    • Posted by Nelly Steiner

    Mox Spotlight December: Staff Picks

    As per tradition, in December, we always shake things up from our regular Mox Spotlight routine. Rather than choosing one specific publisher, we shift the spotlight to highlighting our favorite games. We asked our staff to pick the most fun games that they recommend playing with friends and family over the holidays. Stop by Mox this month to receive a 10% discount on any titles mentioned in this blog post.Mox Staff Favorite Games When undecided about what game you should pick up next there is no better resource to help you choose than Mox. We are experts with countless game-play hours under our belts. On a daily basis, we research new games, read about them, watch videos, and teach them to our customers. Keep reading to find out more about our favorites.Xander (Retail Sales Associate
  • Black Friday at Mox
    • Nov 11th 2022
    • Posted by Nelly Steiner

    Black Friday at Mox

    It’s that time of year again. The sun is setting earlier and earlier as heavy jackets begin to make their return to our wardrobes. That can mean only one thing, Black Friday is fast approaching! It's the perfect time to stock up on Holiday gifts for friends and family (and yourself too! Treat yourself). 8 Days of Deals at MoxWe’ve extended our promotion to last a full 8 days this year! Join us at any Mox Boarding House location between November 25th to December 2nd for excellent deals. You can feel safe knowing this extended period will reduce crowding and give everyone plenty of time to explore all the new and popular titles we have to offer. Make sure you’ve got a list of your must-haves prepared to get all your holiday shopping out of the way in one go.Black Friday PromotionBack
  • 10th Anniversary of Giving Tree Supports Homeless Youth in our Greater Seattle Community
    • Nov 11th 2022
    • Posted by David Peveto

    10th Anniversary of Giving Tree Supports Homeless Youth in our Greater Seattle Community

    ‘Tis the season for giving and kindness, and Mox is getting in the spirit. For 10 years, we’ve held The Giving Tree, and annual tradition to bring our community together and make our part of the world a little better. This year we’re partnering with our friends at YouthCare, as we support their goal of building brighter futures for youth experiencing homelessness in our area. What is The Giving Tree? The Giving Tree is an annual program hosted by Mox Boarding House to support the amazing work done by locally focused non-profits. 2022 marks the 10th anniversary of The Giving Tree, and while the program has grown and changed over the years the one constant has been the generosity you’ve shown every holiday season. Thank you to everyone who has ever donated, volunteered, or even ju
  • Mox and SCRAP's Season of Giving
    • Nov 1st 2022
    • Posted by Tony Pizzo

    Mox and SCRAP's Season of Giving

    The season of giving is finally here! All of us at Mox are so excited to bust out our sweaters and fill our store with holiday cheer. But what we’re MOST hyped for is the incredible opportunity for Mox Portland to partner with our one-of-a-kind neighbor SCRAP PDX for Willamette Weekly’s Give!Guide. SCRAP provides affordable crafting materials and inspiring educational programs to the city of Portland, fostering creative expression AND environmentally sustainable behavior.Starting today November 1st, and running all the way through New Year’s Eve, Mox Portland is pledging support for SCRAP in the following ways:Chef Carlla will serve holiday bread pudding specials, donating $1 per dessert sold. The ingredients will rotate throughout the season, so make sure to ask for the current flavo
  • Mox Spotlight November: Indie Boards and Cards
    • Nov 1st 2022
    • Posted by Nelly Steiner

    Mox Spotlight November: Indie Boards and Cards

    Let's get festive with a new Mox Spotlight for November! Perfect for the Holiday season we are focusing on on a Publisher that makes some of our best selling titles: Indie Boards and Cards. We’re highlighting much loved titles including Coup, Flash Point Fire Rescue, and Kodama —and as usual, you can get 10% off all Indie Boards and Cards titles ALL MONTH LONG!Flash Point Fire Rescue - This game is a perfect game for family game night, great for 2-6 players age 10 and up. In Flash Point Fire Rescue you work together to save people and pets from a burning building, but watch out, fire is dangerous and could get you caught in a tight spot. Kodama - This game of tree spirits is not only beautiful but also calming and rewarding. In Kodama you assume the role of the tre
  • Mox at PAX Unplugged
    • Oct 24th 2022
    • Posted by Nelly Steiner

    Mox at PAX Unplugged

    Mox Boarding House is attending PAX Unplugged 2022 in Philadelphia this Winter from Dec 2nd to Dec 4th. All the goodness of Mox right there at one of the most anticipated tabletop gaming events of the season. We have so much in store for you, so grab your dice, stay tuned, and get excited!Chill and Game at the Mox Game LoungeJoin us at the Mox Game Lounge in Room 120A for a true Mox-away-from-Mox experience. The Mox Game Lounge is open 10am to 7pm Friday and Saturday, and until show close on Sunday. We're excited to meet gamers from all over the country and the world, so come visit our room and play with us.Here's a sneak peek of what we're offering:  A board game library packed with some our favorite titles!  Game demos that get you in the action and playing right awa
  • Mox Spotlight October: Ravensburger
    • Oct 1st 2022
    • Posted by Tony Pizzo

    Mox Spotlight October: Ravensburger

    We're kicking off spooky season with a bang! Get into the Halloween spirit with our October Mox Spotlight Ravensburger! We’re highlighting Ravensburger and their frightening games—and as usual, you can get 10% off Ravensburger titles ALL MONTH LONG! In our opinion, the best way to prepare for Halloween is to host a weekly game night ( maybe at Mox!) and play ghoulish games. Keep reading to find out about our favorites!Horrified American Monsters - Let’s start out strong with a co-operative game all about classic American monsters! Battle Bigfoot, the Chupacabra, the Banshee or even Mothman. Don't worry though, you're not alone; you and the other players will work together to save the town of Cross Creek from these legendary American cryptids. Villainous- Ok, but reall