Publisher Spotlight July: Haba

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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 …

Distributor Spotlight: An Interview with IPR

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This month Mox is turning the Spotlight on Indie Press Revolution (IPR) a distributor of some of the most wonderful indie roleplaying games out there. Seriously, if you haven’t yet checked out Fiasco, Ryuutama or Night Witches now is the time! We have some great events, sales and discounts and giveaways in store for you, click here for more details. …

Blended Burger Project at Mox Bellevue

Nelly Steiner Competition, Restaurant

Why are mushrooms good for sustainability? Did you know that it takes 1,799 gallons of water to make 1 lb. of beef but it only takes 1.8 gallons of water to produce 1 lb. of mushrooms? Small changes, like substituting a portion of a beef burger with mushrooms, can really make a difference to our environment. Which is why the …

Spring Cleaning Sale at Mox Boarding House

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Spring has begun to make its way back into the Pacific Northwest, bringing with it the familiarity of the MOX Boarding House Mid-Winter Sale. This year, the sale will take place from Friday, February 22nd to Sunday, February 24th. A vast array of board games, collectible card games, miniatures, basing, tokens, and accessories will be priced anywhere from 25-75% off …

Valentines Day at Mox

Dee Chapleau Blog, Event

It’s officially February! And with Valentine’s Day around the corner MOX is gearing up to help you give your loved one(s) the most unique holiday possible. We’ve prepared a host of new and signature MOX experiences to ensure that you and yours can relax and enjoy an intimate night. Test out some new games If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind …

Women in Magic

Nelly Steiner Blog, Magic: the Gathering

In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8th, Mox Boarding House will be hosting a Women in Magic panel. In the spirit of the holiday, we want to recognize the achievements of Women in the Magic: The Gathering community by talking to some incredible women, including Michelle Rapp, co-host of The Loregoyfs podcast, and Tifa Robles, the founder of …

Find the Meeple Scavenger Hunt

Nelly Steiner Blog, Promotion

This Christmas we have something really special for all the children that come into our stores. From December 7th to December 31st join us for our “Find the Meeple Scavenger Hunt”! Kids (12 and under) pick up one of our fun bingo cards at either of our stores (Seattle or Bellevue), then they search around to find the hidden meeple! …

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 …