• Newcomer Night with [toggle Gaming]

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    [toggle Gaming] presents: Newcomer Night at Tabletop Tuesday, a board gaming gathering held every Tuesday upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 12 November 2019 from 6pm to midnight. And bring a friend! IT’S NEWCOMER NIGHT! If you’re relatively new to [toggle Gaming] or have been considering coming out but were hesitant, this is the week! We’ll have new-player friendly games, greeters on hand, some prizes, and plenty of welcoming spirit. Join us! FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK: Rise of Tribes Donated by Breaking Games Taught by Dan Flaherty In Rise of Tribes, players control a tribal faction in prehistoric times looking to GROW, MOVE, GATHER, and LEAD their people. The board is modular, composed of hexes in various terrain types. Each hex has a population limit. Players manage the number of tribe members they place on any one hex to either trigger or avoid conflict. LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Point Salad, ROAM, Disney’s Villainous, Tesla vs. Edison, 7 Wonders, Raccoon Tycoon, Nanty Narking, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 5 November 2019 from 6pm to midnight. How will you be remembered? LEGACIES Kickstarter launch! This week, [toggle] member brings his strategic Euro game, Legacies, to celebrate its launch on Kickstarter. You are famous – one of the most well-known names of the early 19th Century. That’s not enough for you, though. You want to leave a legacy, with your name living far into the future. This strategic, action-selection, economic game challenges you to navigate events of the past, present, and future to cement your legacy. Swing by to give it a try! LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Ancient Terrible Things, We’re Doomed, Space Base, Horrified, Claustrophobia 1643, One Night Super Villains, The Savior of Salem and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 30 July 2019 from 6pm to midnight. We can’t wait to see you! LOTS OF GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Star Wars: Outer Rim, Lorenzo il Magnifico, Space Base, Betrayal Legacy, Architects of the West Kingdom, London, Junta, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 300+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we almost always have at least a couple under-18 gamers joining us in the summer months. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

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    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 22 October 2019 from 6pm to midnight. You “Autumn” come out and play some games! FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! Q.E. An auction game where the only limit is the other players. Donated by BoardGameTables Taught by Brendan Riley Financial crisis has occurred. Sixteen “too big to fail” companies from four countries need bailing out. The central banks have unlimited financial resources, so lots of money is going to be printed, but the central banks also face disaster — print too much money and the country they represent goes bust. LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include ArchRavels, A Game of Thrones, La Boca, Dead of Winter, Fire Tower, Thanos Rising, Everdell, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

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  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 15 October 2019 from 6pm to midnight. The ides of October call you! ArchRavelry Kickstarter Cast Off! [toggle Gaming] sponsors XYZ Game Labs are wrapping up the kickstarter campaign for ArchRavels, the competitive knitting game! Come on out to play the game and see what all the hype is about. FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! Everdell The animals of the forest need your help building their towns! Donated by Starling Games Taught by Paul Luri Within the charming valley of Everdell, beneath the boughs of towering trees, among meandering streams and mossy hollows, a civilization of forest critters is thriving and expanding. From Everfrost to Bellsong, many a year have come and gone, but the time has come for new territories to be settled and new cities established. You will be the leader of a group of critters intent on just such a task. There are buildings to construct, lively characters to meet, events to host—you have a busy year ahead of yourself. Will the sun shine brightest on your city before the winter moon rises? LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include New York Slice, Wacky Races, Everdell, Castles of Burgundy, Roll for the Galaxy, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

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  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 8 October 2019 from 6pm to midnight. Enjoy the crisp autumn weather from inside a cozy pub while playing games! FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! New York Slice A light, quick game that’s both cheesy and meaty. Donated by Bezier Games, Inc Taught by Paul Imboden The Featured Game of the Week begs the questions – Is it ever ok to fold a slice of pizza in half? That’s right, New York Slice! In this game, each player slices pizzas into portions, giving their opponents first choice, while they take the leftovers. There are a dozen kinds of pizza to work with, from veggie to hawaiian to meat lover’s, and each player decides if they want to eat or keep some of the slices, building the best collection of pizzas possible! – please give it a try sometime this week. LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include City of Horror, Terraforming Mars, Viticulture, Codenames, Funkoverse Harry Potter, Periodic, Horrified and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

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  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

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    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 1 October 2019 from 6pm to midnight. September is for gamers. FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! Periodic: A Game of the Elements Worker placement and set collection on the periodic table. No chemistry needed. Donated by Genius Games, Taught by Alan Greenberg In Periodic: A Game of the Elements, players collect sets of elements and advance their research by moving through the periodic table. Players use energy to activate periodic trends and move in the corresponding directions. The conservation of energy forces players to spend carefully and play efficiently. The game ends when someone completes the research track or when a stack of goal cards is depleted. The player with the most victory points at the end of the game wins! LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Dinosaur Island, Dominion, The Resistance, Wingspan, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 24 September 2019 from 6pm to midnight. September is for gamers. FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! This week will be Dinosaur Island, from Pandasaurus Games. Kristen Strok will teach you this dinosaur theme park game in which you will have to collect DNA, research the DNA sequences of extinct dinosaur species, and then combine the ancient DNA in the correct sequence to bring these prehistoric creatures back to life. Dino cooking! All players will compete to build the most thrilling park each season, and then work to attract (and keep alive!) the most visitors each season that the park opens. Hold on to your butts! LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Thunderbirds, Root, Q.E., Kingdom Builder, Point Salad, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 17 September 2019 from 6pm to midnight. Autumn is the season of gaming, after all. FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! This week will be RACCOON TYCOON, from Forbidden Games. Ray and Elizabeth Slover will teach you how to play this game of economic productivity, growth, and profit. Astoria is a land bustling with productivity and growth! New towns, factories, and railroads are springing up across the land. Take your place as a savvy business tycoons determined to make your fortunes on the crest of this Gilded Age. LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Crusaders: Thy Will Be Done, Tapestry, Terror Below, Xenoshift: Dreadmire, Puerto Rico, and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.

  • Tabletop Tuesday with [toggle Gaming]

    Durty Nellie's

    [toggle Gaming] presents: Tabletop gaming upstairs at Durty Nellie’s pub. Join us on 10 September 2019 from 6pm to midnight. Autumn is the season of gaming, after all. FEATURED GAME OF THE WEEK! This week will be Terror Below, from Renegade Games. Paul Luri will teach you how to play this game of government experiments gone wild in the Nevada desert. The faster you move, the more vibrations you make, attracting the attention of the vicious worms underground. Navigate the difficult terrain to collect valuable worm eggs and deliver them to locations around town to claim bounties. If you’re feeling lucky, collect items and weapons to go hunt ’em. LOTS OF OTHER GREAT GAMES! At Tabletop Tuesday,[masked] people meet each week to play all sorts of different games. Recent titles played at the event include Legendary James Bond; Fire Tower; Firefly Adventures; King of Tokyo; Heist: One Team, One Mission; Everdell ;Raiders of the North Sea; and many more! Bring your own game or use one of the 400+ games in our library. A few of the games we played at Tabletop Tuesday on 3 September 2019 DESIGNERS WELCOME! Tabletop Tuesday has a healthy community of designers who bring prototypes to try. If you’re going to join them, you should plan to play other peoples’ games, but you’re also welcome to bring yours as well. PLAY ALL EVENING! We play from 6:00 until 12:00am. But you don’t need to be there the whole time. Many members leave early or arrive late. If you’re looking to play something specific — especially a “heavier” game that might take a little preparation, head over to our Facebook page to pre-arrange your game. Nellie’s also has a lovely patio you can use for outside play when the weather is pleasant. FAMILIES WELCOME! While [toggle Gaming] is an adult event held at a bar, feel welcome to bring your children with you. Our library has many family friendly games, and we regularly welcome younger gamers to the table. Come by, grab a pint, roll some dice, play some cards, collect some cubes, watch some flicks, see familiar faces, and make new friends. If you’re a member of Chicago Game Lovers (http://www.meetup.com/chicagogames/) as well; be sure to RSVP to the meetup there as well so we can tell the members there how much fun we have! [toggle Gaming] is proud to be sponsored by XYZ Game Labs.