Skip to Content

The Game Crafter's blog

Custom Wood Dice at The Game Crafter!

The Game Crafter - Custom Engraved Wood Dice D6 now available!

We are delighted to release custom wood dice! Make your very own engraved dice by just uploading a few images to The Game Crafter website. Then you can order any quantity of those dice and we'll ship them to you. Or, you can add the custom dice to any of your game projects on our site and they will be produced/included in the games you make at The Game Crafter! :)

Full product details at

New at The Game Crafter - Hook Box (18 cards)

The Game Crafter - Hook Box (18 cards)

The Game Crafter is pleased to announce the release of the 18 card Hook Box. This reusable Hook Box will hold 18 poker sized cards and the hook on the back makes for easy opening and closing.

The Hook Box can also be optionally printed on the inside, making it great for placing rules, a secret message, or even maybe using the box as part of the game.

See the product at

Big Box Challenge Semifinalists Announced!

The Game Crafter - Big Box Challenge - Board Game Design Contest

The semifinalists have been announced for The Game Crafter Big Box Challenge!

See the results at

New Slider Boxes at The Game Crafter

The Game Crafter - New Slider Boxes Available

The Game Crafter is pleased to release the new Slider Box. The slider box is a 2 piece hard plastic box that is perfect for holding poker cards. They come in sizes that hold 100, 150 and 250 poker cards.

The Game Crafter Official Podcast: EP 120 - New Changes Coming to The Game Crafter

The game Crafter - The Game Crafter Official Podcast

On episode 120 of The Game Crafter Official Podcast, JT tells Jeff, and you, about changes coming to The Game Crafter. Some of them have already happened. And some of them are future changes coming in the next few weeks.

Listen to the podcast at the links below:

iTunes: Stitcher:

Board Game Geek:

The Manhattan Dice Challenge at The Game Crafter

The Game Crafter - The Manhattan Project Dice Challenge

The Game Crafter, in partnership with Minion Games, is pleased to announce the Manhattan Project Dice Challenge. You could be the designer of the next game in this hit series!

See all the rules and details for this contest below:

New Game Design Contest - The Hidden Movement Challenge

The Game Crafter - Hidden Movement Challenge

To celebrate All Us Geeks reviewing games for over 5 years now: We want you to design a game that uses hidden movement, or secret unit deployment, as the featured mechanic. For this type of mechanic, look at games like Letters from Whitechapel, Fury of Dracula, Specter Ops, and Nuns on the Run.

Jeff King and Jordan Steinhoff, from All Us Geeks, will be judging the contest.

To qualify, your game must comply with all of the following rules:

* Your game must implement the mechanic: Hidden Movement/Secret Unit Deployment.

* The game must be playable by 2 or more players.

New Transparent Sticker Pawns

The Game Crafter - Transparent Sticker Pawns Now Available!

The Game Crafter is excited to announce the release of transparent sticker pawns. Your stickers will have some extra sparkle when attached to these shiny new pawns. Available in 7 different colors.

Handmade Game Pieces Now Available!

The Game Crafter - Handmade Board Game Pieces

The Game Crafter is pleased to announce the release of a new line of handmade game pieces. These game parts are sure to keep your players engaged and talking about their beauty long after the game is played. Check them out now at

Serious Play Conference is now accepting board games, card games and tabletop games for the new award category Tabletop Serious

The Serious Play Conference honors games for learning, education, healthcare, corporate, government, museums, military and many other uses. Publishers, developers, designers, faculty, researchers, game-based programs and other organizations come together each year to advance purposeful games across the world.

● Compete for Gold, Silver and Bronze prizes,​ earning recognition as an outstanding example of quality engagement, learning, and innovation in the serious games market.

● You also win official Certification​ as a leading product in the field.

Syndicate content

by Dr. Radut