Celebrating LGBTQ+ Game Designers – Matt Fantastic

moxboardhouse Blog

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 …

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 …

Local Game Store Support Program

Nelly Steiner Blog

On Tuesday, March 24th, the doors to all Mox Boarding House locations closed until further notice to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, you, our wonderful community have been reaching out to us nonstop asking what you can do to help us during this trying time. Today we are excited to announce that publishers nationwide are kicking back 20-50% …

Games for Everyone at Mox

Nelly Steiner Blog

Running out of things to do at home while social distancing? We’ve got the perfect solution for you — board games! Here is a blog post by Bead Game that discusses the power of board games. They encourage critical thinking, interaction, offer an escape, and best of all, they’re fun! Mox is known for its welcoming community, fun games, and delicious food. Though our restaurant and events …

Valentine’s Day Ideas for Board Gamers

Nelly Steiner Holiday

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we’re gearing up to help you and your loved one(s) have the most unique holiday experience possible. Not dating anyone right now? No worries, grab a friend, a board game and celebrate Palentine’s Day instead. Here is how you celebrate Valentine’s Day board gamer style! Best Valentine’s Day Board Games One of the best …

Publisher Spotlight July: Haba

Nelly Steiner Blog, Event, Publisher Spotlight

School is finally out for summer and the weather is stunning! Not quite sure what to do with all your time off? We have a fun packed season for you, starting with this months Publisher Spotlight: Haba. Haba has been making quality children’s toys and games since 1938. The Germany based company is most famous for its high quality wooden …

5 Game Teaching Tips

Nelly Steiner Blog

Learning how to teach a game is something that requires a little bit of practice. Working in a game store, I get my fair share of new and shiny board games that I like to spring on my playgroup. As a trade off for subjecting my friends to an ever revolving barrage of wooden bits, pawns, and baubles, I am …