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Spiel Essen


Someday, I hope to make it out to Essen. I would really love that. I've been to Gen Con, but from what I hear Essen is all that and then some. But the drive from Atlanta is kinda rough. But if you are
Somecentury, I will be able to make it out to Spiel Essen. And when I do, I'm gonna book a tour like the one Geek Nation Tours is doing. You get so much out of it. Sights. Events. And hanging out with
While many people see Gen Con as THE gaming show of the year, there are many others that feel that the real gaming show of the year is Essen Spiel. Not having gone, myself, I can't really say, but it'
It's a rainy Monday here in Atlanta. I actually love the rain. If there's one thing I'm annoyed at, it's that it wasn't raining yesterday where I could stop and appreciate it more, as opposed to, y'kn
And we have the week continuing along. Seems this one's going rather slowly, if you asked me. Earlier today, I looked at the clock and went, "How is it only just after 10am? I've been here in the offi
Conventions are a great place to pick up some games. You can usually get the latest and greatest that's available and pick it up right from the company, many times before anyone else has had a chance
Modiphius has a whole bunch of stories going on at once today. They've got a couple details up about what they'll be doing at Essen. There's a couple job openings. And there's the print version of a M
Gen Con tends to be the big show that sees a lot of new releases for gamers here in the States. Essen is much the same thing for those of you gamers who are over in Europe. The show is rapidly approac
While most of us here in the US focus on Gen Con, the Speil in Essen, Germany, gets a lot of the focus for you gamers over in Europe. Many companies make their way to the show, as do many guests. For
Well, yesterday was quite a day. Very busy getting that Betrayal at Calth review done. For those that might not have seen it yet, spoilers: I think it's a fun game that, with the announcement of the S
And we've made it back to Sunday. At least for me, the day to get stuff done around the apartment and prep for the oncoming week. I might get in some electronic gaming later on, though. Hey, you can't
And we've arrived. Friday. Such a great feeling. The weekend is just ahead with all the possibilities that it brings. I hope you've got some gaming lined up for yours. It is the perfect time for such
Essen is coming up very quickly and the British are prepared! Various British board game and card game publishers are teaming up to invade the show, staking their claim in the vendor hall and all are
Essen is just around the corner and a lot of companies are gonna be there. GCT Studios will be there. They're also running a show special. If you want to get the new Kappa figure, you'll have to pick
Essen is a great chance for companies to release new games to quite a large audience all at once (just like other big conventions like Salute and Gen Con). Ares Games is certainly taking that opportun
I really want to go to Essen some year. I've done Gen Con many times now (something like 7-8) and think it'd be cool to go see some of the conventions over in Europe. Salute is one and Essen is the ot
Well, it's the first Sunday of autumn and yeah, it's easy to tell here in Atlanta. Yesterday was a heavy drizzle all day. Today it's overcast with a little bit of a breeze. Rather nice.And, as usual f
Essen Spiel is just about a month away. Companies are finalizing plans for their trips out to the show. We'll be getting more about what will be there as time goes by. But at the moment, part of Plaid
Days of Wonder keeps Ticket to Ride nice and fresh with new map packs coming out to change up your game a bit. Once you think you've mastered one map, you can move on to the next. Map Collection 5 - U
Show of hands here who wish that they could go to Essen. *raises hand*Maybe someday.Well, if you're one of the lucky ones that do get to go, and you want to get Dice City, the new city-building game f
Essen Spiel. It's one of the biggest shows of the year. Certainly the convention season can't be considered over until after that show concludes. Too bad it's just a bit out of my driving range to get
Geek Nation Tours is now booking for their Essen Spiel Germany tour for 2015. This is one that I really wish I could go on. That show sounds like an absolute blast to go on, and from what I've heard f
Essen is a rather important part of the gaming convention season. Unfortunately, a lot of us aren't able to get over to Germany for it. JR Honeycutt was able to, though, and he lists out his Top 10 th
Gioconomicon had a great time at Essen last weekend and has posted up photos they took at the event.SourceFrom them to you:The staff of Gioconomicon was at Essen fair, and while we were playing the ne
Ares Games will be bringing along Dino Race and their 4-engine bombers for Wings of Glory to Essen. Be sure to pick up yours at the show.BombersDino Race SourceFrom the announcement:Ares Games will at