What is a tile placement game?

What is a tile placement game?

In this blog: Ellie explains what ‘tile placement’ means in board gaming. There are all sorts of terms used within board gaming to describe the mechanics of a game. Familiarity with the jargon helps us to define the types of games we enjoy and find new ones to add to...
Update: Book festival, interviews and an ambassador!

Update: Book festival, interviews and an ambassador!

Global Presence Ambassador I’m thrilled to have been designated as a Global Presence Ambassador for the UK.    Global Presence Ambassador is an honorary designation awarded by Parenting 2.0 to passionate life skills pioneers around the world. Parenting 2.0 is a...
What’s behind the name The Dark Imp?

What’s behind the name The Dark Imp?

There are three questions I am asked more than any other: Where do you get all your ideas from? How do you become a board game designer? Why “The Dark Imp”? Today I’ll tackle this last question. I’ll come back to the other two in future posts. The brand behind the...
How to play Midshipman

How to play Midshipman

Quick Links Introduction: An interesting puzzle How to Play Midshipman Thoughts about the game ‘How to play’ Video Get your free game Other great Family Games Introduction: An interesting puzzle Midshipman is a patience game – a card game for one...
Jon Eglinton’s Eight Games

Jon Eglinton’s Eight Games

In Eight Games different board gamers share the eight games they’d select in eight different situations. The links are given to Board Game Geek listings for you to find out more.  Jon is a primary school teacher who has a deep thirst for board games. He loves bringing...