The rise of Solo Gamers! 2020, is the year ‘Back to the Future’ chose to ignore… But for solo gamers, it was a better story. Personally, solo board and card gaming has never been my thing, as I have long enjoyed the social aspects of other humans, and occasionally not so human interaction. In fact, […]
We have been running weekly ‘win a boardgame colouring in competitions’ on our facebook page since #lockdown began.
The idea is we give you all some fun things to do and you could also win a prize.
MourneQuest releasing at UK Games Expo 2019 It’s almost ten years since Sir Terry Pratchett blessed us to bring his Guards! Guards! novel to life in a boardgame. For that we will always be so grateful. And now MourneQuest is releasing at the UK Games Expo 2019 (31 May – 2 June). We get to […]
Cheaper than boardgames on Amazon our BlackFriday2018 sale With Christmas just around the corner, and today being BlackFriday2018, we wanted to give you a chance to grab an extra special deal on some of our most popular board games. They are all Great Family Games for Christmas, so if you are looking for a few […]
Grab a discounted copy of MourneQuest now its Funded! We were delighted when MOURNEQUEST Successfully funded on Kickstarter on 8th June. Thank you to all the backers who helped make this Irish fantasy book to boardgame a reality. To try and get some of the Stretch Goals we missed last week we put a post-Kickstarter campaign […]
MourneQuest is Funding on Kickstarter!
MourneQuest live on Kickstarter.com on 22 March 2018! The wait is over… our new Irish fantasy 2-4 player fun cooperative board-game MourneQuest, based the novel by Garry McElherron, will be going live on Kickstarter on Thursday 22 March 2018. We have brought to life the characters and monsters from the book with stunning artwork and […]
Dance of the Fireflies released! One of the prettiest, fun strategy games you can buy this Christmas! We have just released our new Dance of the Fireflies card game. It is a perfect 2 – 6 player #familygame for game nights, or a filler-game with coffee. Designer Oliver Brooks was delighted with the polished product. […]
UK GAMES EXPO 2017 This weekend 2-4 June is the fantastic UK Games Expo in Birmingham. The biggest boardgame event in the UK. Each year for the last six years Backspindle Games have brought lots of fun and games to the Expo. It has got bigger and better, and so have we! This weekend we […]
German Language add-on pack for Luchador! on Spieleschmiede It’s been coming….and now, it’s really happening! We have teamed up with Happy Shops in Germany so they can produce a German language translation add-on pack for Luchador! totally compatibly with our game. It’s on a German crowd-funding website called Spieleschmiede from NOW until 20 September 2016. Here is the link to […]