Publisher Spotlight – October: Chaosium

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It is October, the official start to the spooookkkkyyy season! We couldn’t be more excited to announce that we have found the perfect Publisher Spotlight for the Halloween month, Chaosium! Time to stop by Mox, grab a copy of Call of Cthulhu, and really get into the spirit of things. Chaosium was founded in 1975 by game designer Greg Stafford. …

An Interview with Fowers Games

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This September we are highlighting Fowers Games all month long and we couldn’t be more excited to snag this interview with Tim Fowers himself. We love Fowers Games for their simplicity and originality. Games such as Fugitive and Burgle Bros surprised us with how they utilized known mechanics in new and exciting ways. Tim Fowers is not only the designer …

Publisher Spotlight – September: Fowers Games

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We are excited to announce our Publisher Spotlight for September, Fowers Games! Fowers Games is a game company owned by Tim Fowers, not only is he the designer of the games but he also self distributes them. Fowers Games are always characterized by interesting mechanics, replayability, and beautiful art. Here are some of our favorite Fowers board games that will …

An Interview with Gigamic

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All month long we are highlighting Gigamic, our Publisher Spotlight for August. Gigamic is a French company started by three brothers in 1991. Their game lineup includes some excellent abstract strategy games like Quoridor, Katamino, and Quarto. More recent games that we love include Hellapagos and Yogi. These games are perfect for the whole family and as quick pick up …

Interview with Ignacy Trzewiczek

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Ignacy Trzewiczek is one of the most famous game designers and publishers from Poland. As owner of Portal Games he is responsible for some of our favorite board games that we have at Mox Boarding House including Imperial Settlers and Tides of Time. We were incredibly excited to be able to get an interview with him. (Mox) Hi Ignacy, it’s …

Interview with Joanna Kijanka

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Joanna Kijanka is a game designer at Portal Games. She has been working on expanding the worlds of their evergreen titles such as Neuroshima or Imperial Settlers – Empires of the North. As Portal Games is our Publisher Spotlight for March and International Women’s Day is March 8th, we were really excited to be able to interview her. (Mox) Hi, …

PubSpot March – Portal Games

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Spring is on the horizon and the weather is warming up. Time for a new Publisher Spotlight (PubSpot)! For the month of March, we will be highlighting Portal Games. Portal is all about immersive gameplay and shared experiences. Inspired by authors such as Tolkein, Herbert, and Pratchett and movies like Never Ending Story and Bladerunner, they truly embrace games that …

Publisher Spotlight February – Melissa and Doug

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It’s already February, meaning its about time for a new Publisher Spotlight! Without further ado, we are excited to announce that Melissa and Doug is taking the Spotlight this month. Above all, Melissa and Doug products focus on encouraging fun and play while teaching fundamental skills such as imagination, creativity, and discovery. Their products range from interactive book experiences to …

Publisher Spotlight January – Czech Games Edition

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It’s a new year and we are so ready for 2020! Let’s kick this year off with an epic publisher, Czech Games Edition (CGE). CGE was first founded in 2007 and hit the market with the popular title Galaxy Trucker. Since then they have released some of our favorite games including Codenames and Through the Ages. To date, their inventory …

Holidays at Mox

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Mox Holiday Hours This year we will extend our opening hours throughout the holiday season. We wanted more time to squeeze in great games, fantastic food and lots and lots of fun. We’re looking forward to playing games with you this December. December 2nd -23rd 10am to Midnight on Weekdays 9am to Midnight on Weekends Christmas Eve – 10am – 4pm …