RPG Gift Guide

Dee Chapleau Blog, Holiday

This year there has seen no shortage of changes, but one thing has stayed consistent… our love for roleplaying games! Not sure where to start buying gifts for the gamers in your life? Look no further. Whether you’re shopping for the friend that has never figuratively “stepped foot into a dungeon”, or the person who might just own every Dungeon …

Miniatures Gift Guide

moxboardhouse Blog, Holiday

If you’re not an avid Miniature hobbyist, buying a gift for one can feel overwhelming. There’s Warhammer, Guild Ball, Marvel Crisis Protocol, X-Wing, but also paints, and brushes, and glues, and books. I’m here to help you sort through all the options and make sure you get the right gift for that gamer in your life. Are they new to …

Board Game Gift Guide

Katie Moranha Blog, Board Games

Picture this. Your workplace is running a holiday secret gift exchange and you randomly draw your coworker Alex’s name. You don’t know them very well, but do know that they like to play board games. What do you get them? Where do you even start? Have no fear, we are here to help! Board gamers can be difficult to shop …

Publisher Spotlight December: Staff Picks

Nelly Steiner Publisher Spotlight

As per tradition, in December, we always shake things up a little bit from our regular Publisher Spotlight routine. Rather than choosing one specific publisher, we shift the spotlight to our staff and highlighting their favorite games. We asked our employees to pick out the most fun games that they recommend playing with friends and family over the holidays. Stop …

An Interview with DBL Feature

Dee Chapleau Publisher Spotlight

All month long we are highlighting DBL Feature as our Publisher Spotlight for November. Created by tabletop and video game enthusiast Laura Hammonds in 2017, DBL Feature “aims to bring cuteness to the world of gaming” with products ranging from tote bags to enamel pins. Laura kindly agreed to let us pick her brain and get the inside scoop on …

Modern Twists on Classic Board Games

Dee Chapleau Board Games

What year was the game Battleship first released? If you said 1967, you are right (and you should probably be on Jeopardy)! Nearly a century later, classic games like Monopoly and Yahtzee are still gracing our tables and create moments of joy with friends and family. But why are these games still so popular? Many classic board games appeal to …

Black Friday at Mox Boarding House

Dee Chapleau Holiday, Sale

Well, 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! Much like the rest of this year, we’re doing things a little differently to focus on safety first. But don’t worry, we’ve got rewards aplenty so you can get a head start on holiday shopping for the whole family and feel …

All Time Favorite Board Games

Katie Moranha Board Games

Here at Mox we see hundreds of thousands of board games pass through our stores every year. While Catan, Ticket to Ride, and Monopoly are all games that we love and cherish, there are a ton of board games out there that may not get the credit they deserve. We took a look at the data, and here are our …

Publisher Spotlight November: DBL Feature

Dee Chapleau Publisher Spotlight

Autumn has fully set in, and it is a perfect time to set up that RPG campaign you’ve been promising your friends for however long. You’ve got the maps drawn, minis painted, and dice (that you’re certain will provide high rolls only) purchased. Now it’s just time to show up and get the party started – pun intended. This season, …

Best Two Player Board Games: 30 minutes – 1 hour

Katie Moranha Blog, Board Games

In part 2 of our 3 part series, we look at our favorite two player games that play between 30 minutes to an hour. These recommendations are great for people that have played a couple board games, and are looking to get into a little more strategy with their gaming partner. If you are brand new to board games or …