4 April 2022: there are only a few days left to the live final of the Italian Mental Calculation Championship, which will take place on Saturday 9 April at the Luiss University in Rome. Find out the details!
25 March 2022: did you design a game and would like to show it to the most important publishers and have it published? The notice of competition for Premio Archimede 2023 is now online, with all the information you need to participate to the biggest Italian contest for unpublished board games!
12 October 2021: we are pleased to announce that the next Italian Mental Calculation Championship will take place on 9th April 2022 in Rome, at the LUISS University and in collaboration with Kangourou.
3 October 2021: OverbooKing by Filippo Landini wins the Premio Archimede 2021! The ranking with 17 finalists and the winners of other prizes is online. Provisional video of the announcement is also available, excellent directed by Marco Mion.
29 September 2021: the Premio Archimede is in its final stages! These days the international jury is testing the finalist games. The announcement of the winners will be broadcast premiered on YouTube on Sunday 3 October at 9 pm. Meanwhile, we are publishing the first photos and videos.
9 September 2021: during the next weeks the final jury will gather to play and vote for the finalist prototypes. Sunday 3 October the Premio Archimede 2021 will finally come to an end with the announcement of the winners.
7 July 2021: it's now online the exhibition showcasing the 110 games that passed the first selection of Premio Archimede 2021 and that have been admitted entered the Long-list. The competition is heating up!
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.
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.
1 December 2020: given the numerous requests from authors who have had difficulties in play-testing due to Covid-19, we decided to REOPEN the deadline for SIGNING UP and for sending the prototypes from 1st December 2020 to 28th February 2021.
24 November 2020: Dario De Toffoli was invited by Play Res to be the speaker of the first of four online training meetings for board game facilitators. He will tell us about the mechanisms behind gambling.
November 2020: it might be the posticipation to 2021, it might even be the forced stay-at-home, but the fact is that the Premio Archimede 2020 has marked an incredible record of participation: we received 202 prototypes, I mean, 202!
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