The Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design Announces 37th Annual Origins Awards Nominees

COLUMBUS, OH (April 12, 2011) The Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design is proud to announce the nominees for the 37th Annual Origins Awards.

 

Best Board Game


Castle Ravenloft – Wizards of the Coast

Designer: Bil Slaviciek, Mike Mearls

 

Defenders of the Realm – Eagle Games

Designer: Richard Launius

 

Fresco – Queen Games

Designer: Wolfgang Panning, Marco Ruskowski, Marcel Süßelbeck

 

Lords of Vegas – Mayfair Games

Designer: James Ernest, Mike Selinker

 

Nuns on the Run – Mayfair Games

Designer: Fréderic Moyersoen

 

Best Family, Party or Children’s Game


Ligretto Dice – Playroom Entertainment

Designers: Inka Brand, Markus Brand

 

Telestrations – USAopoly, Inc.

Designer: USAopoly

 

Wits and Wagers Family Edition – North Star Games

Designer: Dominic Crapuchettes

 

Word on the Street Junior – Out of the Box Publishing

Designer: Jack Degnan

 

Zombie Dice – Steve Jackson Games

Designer: Steve Jackson

 

Best Historical Board Game


Warlords of Europe – GameBuilders

Designers: Ken Griffin, Kyle Battle, Russ Rupe

 

Conflict of Heroes: Price of Honour Poland 1939 – Academy Games

Designer: Uwe Eickect

 

Catan Histories – Settlers of America: Trails to Rails – Mayfair Games

Designer: Klaus Teuber

 

Panzer General: Allied Assault – Petroglyph Games, Inc.

Designers: Chuck Kroegel, George Chastain

 

Best Traditional Card Game


Ascension: Chronicle of the Godslayer – Gary Games

Designer: Justin Gary

 

Back to the Future: The Card Game – Looney Labs, Inc.

Designer: Andrew Looney

 

Hecho – Glowfly Games

Designers: Brian Knudsen, Brent Knudsen

 

Hex Hex XL – Smirk & Dagger Games

Designers: Curt Covert, Justin Brunetto

 

Railways of the World: The Card Game – Eagle Games

Designer: James Eastham, Steve Ellis

 

For more information and archives of past awards nominees go to – http://originsnews.wordpress.com/2011/04/13/the-academy-of-adventure-gaming-arts-and-design-announces-37th-annual-origins-awards-nominees/

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