So Many Games in the Penguicon Game Room!

IMG_9388With SIXTY events, could this year’s Penguicon game room be any better?

Thanks so much to the team from the U-Con game convention for providing almost 2/3 of them.


Strategy board games include:

  • ¬†Lords of Waterdeep
  • Ticket to Ride
  • Tokaido
  • Kingsburg
  • Hey! That’s My Fish!
  • Quantum
  • Imperial Assault
  • Euphoria
  • Alien Frontiers
  • Gravwell
  • and Alhambra The Dice Game.

Card games include:

  • Pack ‘O Game
  • Back To The Future
  • Abyss
  • Android: Netrunner Card Game
  • Dominion
  • 7 Wonders
  • and Splendor.

Do you count Mahjong as a card game, even though it uses tiles? Well, we have it!

Rathbone the Pirate will teach authentic pirate games, and take on all challengers simultaneously in “Rathbone Vs Everybody“.

Do you like cooperative games? These are games in which the players all win together, or all lose together.

Co-op games include:

  • Space Alert
  • Hanabi
  • Pandemic
  • The Big Book of Madness
  • The Quiet Year
  • Dead of Winter
  • Descent 2nd Edition
  • Arkham Horror
  • Zombicide: Black Plague
  • Legendary Encounters
  • and Star Trek Five-Year Mission.

In some co-op games, such as Betrayal at House on the Hill, one player will turn traitor!


Party games include:

  • Sheriff of Nottingham
  • Codenames
  • Coup
  • Ca$h ‘n Gun$
  • Spyfall
  • One Night Werewolf
  • Are You A Werewolf
  • Salem
  • Deception: Murder in Hong Kong
  • and Hakosot.

Playtests of game prototypes include:

  • Order Of The Wand
  • Warlords of the 6 Kingdoms
  • and Kalidasia Fleet Commander – The Siege of Cadre 4.

Be on the lookout for the wacky wooden mechanical contraptions “Quatern” and “Exquisite Corpse Machine 3”.