Covid-19 Updates

Nelly Steiner Blog, news

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

Nelly Steiner Blog, Board Games

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 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, …

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 …

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 …

Celebrating LGBTQ+ Game Designers – Nikki Valens

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Since 1969, the LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and more) community has celebrated June as Pride Month. This is designated as a time to reflect on the hard work and activism of queer ancestors, celebrate one’s authentic self, and acts as a yearly reminder to continue to fight for LGBTQ+ rights. The LGBTQ+ Community and Board Games You might …

Ikoria prerelease tournament at home with Mox

Ikoria Prerelease Tournament at Home

Katie Moranha Blog, Magic: the Gathering

You may be wondering what to do with your prerelease pack now that you have it. While we can’t always meet each other in person, we can still enjoy a prerelease with a little ingenuity. In case this is your first prerelease, these Magic: the Gathering packs contain 6 booster packs from the newest Magic set, just enough to build …

Curbside Pickup at Mox

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We are excited to announce that Mox is now offering curbside pickup for our community! Starting May 12th you will be able to curbside pickup delicious food, bottled beverages, and great games from Mox Seattle! Mox Bellevue will follow suit shortly after starting on May 19th. How do I order food, beer, and games for pick up? Mox is offering …

Stack of the best two player games under 30 minutes

Best Two Player Board Games: Under 30 Minutes

Katie Moranha Blog

One of the most frequently asked questions we get at Mox is “What game would be good for two-players?”. We’re searching for that answer in our new three part series; Best Board Games for Two Players. This series helps you find the best board game for you and your gaming partner. Each part is divided by how long it takes …