I contributed this blog post about by first Board Game Geek Secret Santa experience to the Dice Kong Board Game Cafe website.
If you have Googled a board game—any board game—for research purposes and whatnot, you have likely visited the Board Game Geek website. BGG is the number one resource for all things board games on the Internet today. From gamer-made rules summaries, to advice on card sleeve brands and sizes, to foam core insert schematics, they have got you covered.
Yearly, BGG holds a Secret Santa event, where thousands of board gamers from around the world exchange gifts. Board game gifts, of course!
Mechanics are simple:
- Register for the event
- Choose countries you are willing to ship gifts to
- Receive a target board gamer from one of the countries you have chosen
- Ship your target one or more board games from his or her wishlist (here is a sample BGG wishlist)
The total cost of the game/s you send (including shipping) must be at least USD 50.
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