Board Game Publishers

This is a collection of links to publishers of board games, including both large brands and small names:

  • Avalon Hill Games
    Avalon Hill is one of the most prestigious names in board games, renouned for their classic "Axis and Allies" and "Stratego" games, as well as numerous other popular strategy and war games.
  • Cheapass Games
    Cheapass Games believes that all games are too expensive, because they come with generic parts you already have. Yyou can print your own copies of many Cheapass favorites, absolutely free!
  • Days of Wonder
    Days of Wonder publishes several classic series of games, including BattleLore, Memoir '44, Ticket to Ride, and many more popular and award-winning games.
  • Front Porch Classics
    The games of Front Porch Classics are designed to engage friends and the whole family around the coffee table in laughter, sharing and building memories ... "unplugged family entertainment" ... as Front Porch Classics so appropriately calls it.
  • Gamewright Games
    Gamewright is a publisher of award-winning games for the whole family. Their mission is to create the highest quality family games with outstanding play-value.
  • Great American Puzzle Factory
    Publisher of board and puzzle games such as 2nd Guess, Chronology, Who Knew, and many more.
  • Hasbro
    Hasbro has a large lineup of popular family games, including Monopoly, Scrabble, Clue, Yahtzee, Life, Jenga, Sorry, Battleship, Risk, Avalon Hill games, and many more.
  • Josdan Games
    A small independent board game pubublisher. Their first board game GRIDDLE!, An intriguing, fast-paced game combining strategy & chance into an exciting head-to-head battle.
  • Mayfair Games
    Mayfair Games publishes the "Settlers Of Catan" series, as well as a large selection of railroad games, card games, dice games, role-playing games, collectible card games, and more.
  • Mindware
    MindWare is an award-winning creator, manufacturer, and distributor of Brainy Toys for people of all ages.
  • Out Of The Box Publishing
    Out Of The Box provides games such as "Apples To Apples", "Qwitch", and "Blink" that are quick, fun and easy to learn - games that can be played immediately "out of the box".
  • Phalanx Games
    Phalanx Games produces exciting and clever board and card games.
  • Playroom Entertainment
    Choose from a large selection of top-selling strategy games from Playroom Entertainment, including Killer Bunnies, the non-collectable, expandable card game full of satirical, strategic fun.
  • Pressman Toys
    A product line that ranges from classic games to those that are on the cutting edge. Games include Hi-Q, Tri-Ominos, Mastermind, Othello, Quarto, Rummikub, Michigan Rummy, and Mindtrap.
  • Ravensburger Games
    Ravensburger is a German publisher of board games, card games, and jigsaw puzzles. Ravensburger has been producing games since 1884, and offers hundreds of titles.
  • RioGrande Games
    Rio Grande publishes English versions of popular German games such as Canyon, El Grande, Fossil, IDO, Medici, Mississippi Queen, Union Pacific, Lost Cities, Tikal, Torres, and more.
  • Sierra Madre Games
    Makers of historical and conflict-simulation games, including Lords of the Sierra Madre, Lords of the Renaissance, Pancho Villa, and more.
  • SPM Games
    SPM through the years has pioneered many innovations in indoor game products in Malaysia. SAHIBBA a crossword board game in Bahasa Malaysia and SAIDINA a property trading game are household names in the Malaysia. SPM is currently producing over 60 types of games and approximately 7 million Malaysians has played at least one SPM board game.
  • Steve Jackson Games
    Publisher of roleplaying and card games, including GURPS, In Nomine, Dino Hunt, Knightmare Chess, Car Wars, Toon, and others. And Pyramid Magazine - the best in gaming.
  • Stratus Games
    Stratus Games is a publisher of original board games and card games, with an emphasis on games that are easy to learn, interactive, and thought-provoking.
  • Toy And Puzzle World
    A company specialising in the manufacturing and design of wooden jigsaw puzzles, cardboard jigsaw puzzles, board games, card games and other skill and fun games for children.
  • University Games
    Great games (221B Baker Street, Brain Quest, Game of Knowledge, Brain Quest, etc.).
  • Winning Moves Games
    Winning Moves Games is a leading publisher of classic card and board games, and they specialize in creating new and retro editions of classic Hasbro, Parker Brothers, and Milton Bradley games.

Board Game Designers

  • Reiner Knizia
    Reiner Knizia is a renowned and prolific board game designer, responsible for creating many well-loved and popular gaming franchises.
  • Steve Jackson
    Steve Jackson is a designer and publisher of roleplaying and card games, including GURPS, In Nomine, Dino Hunt, Knightmare Chess, Car Wars, Toon, and others.

Last Update: June 2nd, 2011