The Cleveland Board Gamers Message Board › Congratulation Uwe Eickert!
Academy Games wins the Origins Historical Boardgame of the Year Award for 'Strike of the Eagle'. The 'Callie' award is one of the most prestigious awards in the game industry and is determined in a three step voting process.
First games are nominated by GAMA, the Game Manufacturer's Association. Then stores vote to determine the finalists at the national GAMA convention. The winner is then voted on by gamers at the huge yearly Origins convention.
Uwe Eickert is CEO and President of Academy Games, and a member of the Cleveland Board Gamers.