Not Just To Win: The Psychology of Tabletop

Board games have a reputation as tests of intellect, as the ultimate measure of mental agility. But as the golden age of tabletop has exploded, more and more games are offering different experiences and more and more players are rushing to enjoy them. So what else is in a game? Why do we play them? Why do YOU play them? Come along to find out the kind of boardgamer you are, and how to find the board games that best suit your needs.


Steven Dee [President, Tin Star Games], Nick Argall [Managing Director, Hybrid Simulations], Rocky Heckman [Director, Cravon Studios], Melissa Rogerson [Board Games Researcher, University of Melbourne]