What we're about

We meet every month to play test new board and card game ideas, and occasionally other types of games. We discuss game design, work out mechanics, and so on.

Likewise, even if you're not working on a game, but like to play cool games then come play with us.

Upcoming events (5)

Bughouse Chess - Virtual

Online event

Bughouse is a fast-paced chess variant. Here's a brief video that explains how it works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpO0cuemaZQ Since we'll be playing virtually, there are a few things you'll need: 1. The Discord client. (Get it here: https://discord.com/new/download) We're going to use the Mad Cabal's Discord server for our webcam / chat app. A webcam isn't strictly required, but we'd love to see your shining visage in these dark times. Discord also provides a platform for persistent messaging / discussions. 2. An account on chess.com. It's free, and you can sign in using your Google or Facebook credentials.

Table Top Simulator Playtest Day

Online event

Come playtest prototype boardgames on Tabletop Simulator. You are welcome to bring your own games or just play other's games. You will need to own Tabletop Simulator which you can purchase here https://store.steampowered.com/app/286160/Tabletop_Simulator/

Bughouse Chess - Virtual

Online event

Bughouse is a fast-paced chess variant. Here's a brief video that explains how it works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpO0cuemaZQ Since we'll be playing virtually, there are a few things you'll need: 1. The Discord client. (Get it here: https://discord.com/new/download) We're going to use the Mad Cabal's Discord server for our webcam / chat app. A webcam isn't strictly required, but we'd love to see your shining visage in these dark times. Discord also provides a platform for persistent messaging / discussions. 2. An account on chess.com. It's free, and you can sign in using your Google or Facebook credentials.

Bughouse Chess - Virtual

Online event

Bughouse is a fast-paced chess variant. Here's a brief video that explains how it works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpO0cuemaZQ Since we'll be playing virtually, there are a few things you'll need: 1. The Discord client. (Get it here: https://discord.com/new/download) We're going to use the Mad Cabal's Discord server for our webcam / chat app. A webcam isn't strictly required, but we'd love to see your shining visage in these dark times. Discord also provides a platform for persistent messaging / discussions. 2. An account on chess.com. It's free, and you can sign in using your Google or Facebook credentials.

Past events (565)

Bughouse Chess - Virtual

Online event

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