CGI#20: Werewords, Escape Rooms, Digital Games, and International Gaming

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5th Anniversary Issue! If you like what we're doing, please check out our Kickstarter campaign.

Werewords: a new app-driven, hidden identity word game from Bezier Games.

Plus: tabletop escape room games, the rise of digital board games and simulators, international gaming trends from the perspective of publishers around the world, the philosophy of "better" board games, and how Rather Dashing Games got a fresh start in the industry.

This issue also features reviews of Dungeon Time, Hanamikoji, Machi Koro, This Belongs in a Museum, Odin's Ravens, and Happy Salmon.

Page Count: 
52
Issue Number: 
20
Issue Period: 
Summer 2017
Authors: 
Naomi Laeuchli, Glenn Flaherty, Jon Den Houter, Dann Albright, Jesse Tannous, Eric Huemmer
Andy
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Looking foreword to another year!

Chris
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No fake news here.  Just great game coverage. Thanks!

Peace Out
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Love CGI

Michael B.
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Awesome! 

Benjamin K.
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Fantastic as usual! Keep it up :)

Jeremy
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Looks interesting!

This looks like a quality resource and I am really looking forward to being an active subscriber!

Adam Peterson
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A great year of gaming

Sweet. I need to check this out.

Sam B.
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Definitely a good way to keep up with some of the newer games coming out, I would think. Have to give it a look!

Ryan Malone
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The magazine looks awesome!  Very informative!

Tim
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Now I know what I'll be getting for my gamer friends for Christmas.

JG
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A good read!

Anonymous
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Yay!

Jeremy S
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Great stuff! I love that it is print & digital.

Cameron
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Escape Rooms! Yay!!!

Rachel Blackburn
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Awesome!

Ron
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Looking forward to the next issue.
Adam
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I was just thinking it would be cool to have a magazine for board games. Now I just need extra money!

Aaron B
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I love this magazine

Guest
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looking forward to the new issues.

Eric Folsom
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Can't wait to see some of these games

DwaynaMay
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I've gotta rush over to the kickstarter page. This seems like the perfect birthday gift to ask for!
HollieC
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Awesome giveaway contest!

Alex Stevens
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Interesting articles!

numenetics
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Viva la cgr!

Jeffrey
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to quote the immoral oops I mean immortal Mr. Burns "Excellent"

Adam
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Good to know! 

Mike
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Thanks for the article on Rather Dashing Games!  I really like their game Dwarven Miner.

Jared Winkers
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nice games

Ryan S.
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Interesting!

Ronald ramirez
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Great magazine, enjoy it always
Donald Wayman
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Thanks!

Ruth D
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Great articles

lloyd
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Another great year!

Andrew
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cool page

Such a nice lookin' magazine. 

Dan D.
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Keep up the good work!

Pyromanci
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One of the nice things about the digital age, is the progression from table top to digital platforms. LIke using roll20 or virtual table top. Allows me to play with my friends who are mostly out of state.

Dennis Pyles
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Love the idea of a board game mag

gogo
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Glad to have learned out this!

HAAK
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Interested to start following this group!
Marc
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Machi Koro!

Any word on new expansions?

Crystal Schrader
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I demoed Werewords at Origins and really enjoyed it. I love to see coverage for all the games you do articles on.

Guest
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Great info

Chris
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Happy 5th

Cgerrian
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Hope I win!
Caren Lyle
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Love these games!!

Batman
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Looks great!
Ritchie A
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Congratulations!

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