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Covid-19 Effects on The Game Crafter

The Game Crafter - The Leading Print On Demand Game Publisher

Due to Covid-19, the governor of Wisconsin has issued an executive order to temporarily shut down in-person activities at all non-essential businesses. The good news is that we are not a non-essential business! The bad news for you is that we’re going to be processing orders slower due to new safety measures.

Design A Game Project - 8 Week project for kids to design a board game. From Idea to published copy.

We are excited to follow along with Adam & Michelle Game School as they walk through an 8 week series on board game design. This is a school project for students that takes them from concept to print using The Game Crafter.

Introduction:
https://www.anmgameschool.com/post/design-a-game-project-introduction

Protospiel Denver

The Game Crafter loves to support indie board game designers and we are happy to sponsor Protospiel Denver with blank prototyping components, assorted game pieces, and promo cards. Protospiel Denver will be held March 13-15 2020 at the Ramada Plaza in Northglenn, Colorado.

Half Chess Sets at The Game Crafter

The Game Crafter - Board Game Pieces - Half Chess Sets - All Colors

In case you missed our announcement in January, The Game Crafter now carries Half Chess Sets in our board game pieces shop! The photo above doesn’t show all of the pieces in each set, but it shows all of the colors available.

These chess pieces meet all chess tournament standards and regulations. They are a standard staunton design and have a 3¾" tall King with a 1½" base. Half set with 17 chess pieces (extra queen included) and a felt paper base. We have 8 colors to chose from. 17mm Meeple included for scale.

New Board Game Pieces - Sheep

The Game Crafter - Board Game Pieces - Sheep

We added these sheep to our board game pieces shop! They work well in farming or resource management games. Because our supplier sends us a random assortment, we don’t sell specific colors. When ordering, you’ll receive a random selection of these 2 colors. 17mm Meeple included for scale.

NEW: Custom Printed Full-Color Score Pads @ The Game Crafter

The Game Crafter - Custom Printed Full-Color Score Pads Now Available at The Game Crafter

Great news! We can now make custom printed full-color score pads. They’re no longer stapled and are now edge-glued! They come in the same 3 sizes (large, medium, small) as our black and white score pads.

New Contest at The Game Crafter - Proto ATL 2020 Contest

The Game Crafter - Board Game Design Contest - Proto ATL 2020

The Game Crafter has partnered with Proto ATL 2020 to run a game design contest that will do final judging live at the convention. No limits on components, themes, or mechanics this time. Just a short time frame to design, a short playtime, and a small price. Details at https://www.thegamecrafter.com/contests/protoatl-2020-contest

Voting Begins - TGC Staff Roll and Write Challenge

The Game Crafter - Board Game Design Contest - TGC Staff Roll and Write Challenge

Voting has begun for the 62 entries in the TGC Staff Roll & Write Challenge. Cast your vote and pick the semi-finalists at https://www.thegamecrafter.com/contests/tgc-staff-roll-and-write-challenge

New Board Game Pieces - Pigs

The Game Crafter - Board Game Pieces - Pigs

We added 3 new pigs to our board game pieces shop! They come in Black and White, Brown, and Pink. We don’t know what kind of houses they live in, but we know they work great for farming or resource management games. :)

Improved Linen Texture

The Game Crafter - Improved Linen Texture

We have improved our linen texture! It's now much more detailed & defined. There is no additional cost for this upgrade and it replaces the old linen texture going forward. All orders that include linen after 223450 will have the new texture. Learn more: https://help.thegamecrafter.com/article/178-linen-texture

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