• “Board game of the year” goes to Kingdomino

    3 days ago - By Ars Technica

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    The Spiel des Jahres-Germany's "Game of the Year"-award is the biggest in the board game business, guaranteeing both sales and bragging rights around the world. In May, the Spiel des Jahres jury announced its shortlist . Today, it crowned the winners: Kingdomino by Bruno Cathala won the main award , while Exit: The Game by Inka and Marcus Brand won "complex" game of the year . (The "children's" award already went to penguin-flicking game Ice Cool .)
    The two titles are quite different. Kingdomino is a quick-to-learn, family-oriented tile-laying game in which each player builds a 5x5...
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