2017 Spiel Des Jahres Award Nominees Announced



The 2017 Spiel des Jahres award nominees have been announced.

The “Game of the Year 2017” will be selected on July 17, 2017 in Berlin.

There were several other games that made it to the jury’s “recommendation” list and they can be viewed  here.


Game of the Year 2017 (Spiel des Jahres)


Kingdomino by Bruno Cathala
Publisher: Pegasus Spiele
Magic Maze by Kasper Lapp
Publisher: Sit Down !, Distribution: Pegasus Spiele
Race to El Dorado of Reiner Knizia
Publisher: Ravensburger

Children’s Game of the Year 2017 (Kinderspiel des Jahres)

Captain Silver  by Wolfgang Dirscherl & Manfred Reindl
Publisher: Queen Games
ICECOOL  by Brian Gomez
The Mysterious Forest  of Carlo A. Rossi
Publisher: Iello, Vertrieb. Yikes! & Friends

Connoisseur-Enthusiast Game of the Year 2017 (Kennerspiel des Jahres)

Exit – The Game * by Inka Brand and Markus Brand
Publisher: Kosmos
Raider of the North Sea by Shem Phillips
Publisher: Schwerkraft-Verlag

Terraforming Mars by Jacob Fryxelius
Publisher: Schwerkraft-Verlag

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