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Board Games Mechanics

Board Games Mechanics (5/6)

Board Games Mechanics (5/6) Hello GiaBOXers! After a few months without posting new mechanics we bring you today another eight types!  As always, we hope this post broadens your knowledge and perspective when you play board games, and hopefully it will let you choose your favourite one! Remember, most games use several of these mechanics, and only a few are considered to fall into a single one. Let’s start! 33. Hand Managment: This is one of the most popular mechanics used

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Board Games Mechanics (4/6)

Board Games Mechanics (4/6) Hello GiaBOXers! We bring you another eight types of board games mechanics! By now you should know a few of them, and if not, you then should check our previous posts here, here, and here ! As always, we hope this post broadens your knowledge and perspective when you play board games, and hopefully it will let you choose your favourite one! Remember, nowadays most of the games fall into several categories, and only a few would only be considered

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Board Games Mechanics (3/6)

Board Games Mechanics (3/6) Hello GiaBOXers! Following our previous posts here and here, we bring you today another eight types of board games mechanics. This classification will help you know which mechanics do exist, to identify them when you play games, and finally to actually know which ones are your favourites! Remember, nowadays most of the games fall into several categories, and only a few would only be considered into a single one. Let’s start! 17. Route/Network Building: In this

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Board Games Mechanics (2/6)

Board Games Mechanics (2/6) Hello GiaBOXers! Following our previous post, we bring you today another eight types of board games mechanics. This classification will help you know which mechanics are your favourites. Remember, nowadays most of the games fall into several categories, and only a few would only be considered into a single one. Let’s start! 9. Take That: If you play cardgames, this is the mechanic you will find in most of them. In Take That, players will use

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Board Games Mechanics (1/6)

Board Games Mechanics (1/6) Hello GiaBOXers! As we promised you a few months ago, we bring you today the different types of mechanics existing in the board games world. First of all, what do mechanics mean? According to the Cambridge Dictionary: “The way something works or happens”. So, in the board games world, mechanics are the way you win or thrive through the game. With the current variety of board games available, it has become a complex task to classify a

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