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The notice of competition for Premio Archimede 2020 is out!

11 June 2019: did you design a game and would like to show it to the most important publishers and have it published? In the dedicated section you can find all the information you need to participate to Premio Archimede, the biggest Italian contest for unpublished board games!

Fanpage interviews De Toffoli

28 June 2019: even if the jackpot is high, the probability to win at Superenalotto is almost none, one in 622 millions. Flash interview by Fanpage.

Vektorace, or the revenge of octagons – De Toffoli on Il Fatto Quotidiano

12 June 2019: There are game boards that are maps, special game boards, game boards made with squares, hexagons. And then there is Vektorace by Spartaco Albertarelli, which uses octagons to simulate car races.

Imhotep Das Duell recommended by Spiel des Jahres 2019

20 May 2019: an important recognition for Imhotep Das Duell. It is one of the recommended games by Spiel des Jahres 2019!


Reazione a catena 2019

6 June 2019: Out in newsstands every thursday, Reazione a catena comes back this year. Do not miss the official magazine of the tv show that will entertain you for the whole summer!


June 2019: we proudly present Hats, by Gabriele Bubola, coming from the latest edition of Premio Archimede, and now published by ThunderGryph.


June 2019: Kensington was released! It’s a family game by Cielo d’Oro, where each player takes on the role of a Londoner builder in the Georgian era.

loZaccarielli is back

March 2019: loZaccarielli is back. Page available only in italian.


Games in the Third Sector

Udine, 9 June 2019: a convention with the partecipation of Federludo for all game associations with the purpose of understanding the consequences of the third sector reform.

Loquai Holzkunst’s donation

7 June 2019: the amazing wooden games donated to the Archive by the german publisher Loquai Holzkunst. Among them there are some masterpieces by Niek Neuwahl. Thanks!

AIG at the International Game Day 2019

Udine, 25 May 2019: the Italian Games Archive will partecipate to the International Game Day with: “Games go Big”: come to try the giant versions of games of our collection!

Meeting URBACT Playful Paradigm Transfer Network

Udine, 24 and 25 May 2019: Dario De Toffoli will explain during the 2nd International Meeting URBACT Playful Paradigm, the essentials of a good game that aims to sustain urban planning.