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Premio Archimede 2021: the Long-List

14 June 2021: the magnificent 110… Magna cum laude! After several months of meticulous hard work, the preliminar Jury has selected the 110 games that will move on to the next step of the Archimede Prize 2021. Here they are, strictly in alphabetical order! Soon will be available the (virtual!) exhibition with all the selected games.

Professione linguista

12 June 2021: Dario Zaccariotto, guest of the online event “Professione linguista”, spoke of puzzles as a job opportunity for linguistics experts.

Mind Sports Olympiad 2021

12 June 2021: here we are! The provisional program of the 25th Olympiad of Sports of the Mind is online. Dario De Toffoli will participate for the 22nd time!!!

We received a shipment full of…

1 April 2021: no, it’s not an April Fools’ joke, the number of prototypes for the 2020-21 edition of the Premio Archimede are 236! This photo shows what the Premio is, better than any other description.

Publications

Reazione a catena 2021

10 June 2020: out in newsstands every thursday, with some very new games, Reazione a catena comes back this year. Do not miss the official magazine of the Italian tv show that will entertain you for the whole summer!

When puzzles meet culture and economy

1 April 2021: Enigmistica24 changes its day of release and its periodicity. The next issue will be released on FRIDAY April 16th, initially taking place monthly (May 14th, June 11th, July 9th) and then becoming weekly for the summer (from July 30th).

300 quesiti Kangourou

March 2021: the new collection of logical and mathematical questions proposed in various editions of the Kangourou della Matematica competition-game has been released, selected by Dario Zaccariotto!

Merchants of Dunhuang French edition

March 2021: the French edition of Merchants of Dunhuang, the successful game by Gabriele Bubola, is coming soon. Published by Mandoo Games, it is set in the ancient Silk Road.

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