What kinds of games are we looking for?
Games with innovative or unique elements
Games that have a fun and interesting theme that works really well with the game play
Games that typically take under 90 minutes to play
Games that set-up in under 10 minutes
Games that are simple to learn but have depth of game play
What kinds of games do we particularly like?
Games for the gamer in everyone (games that both hobbyists and newcomers could play and love)
Games with a thematic, mechanical, and presentation hook (something that simply makes you want to check it out)
Games that are exciting and immersive (the opposite of dry and clinical in feel)
Games that take 45-60 minutes to play
Games that need little or no set-up
What kinds of game are we NOT looking for?
Digital or video games
Games that require a particular pop culture license
Alternative versions of traditional games, such as chess or bridge
Purely abstract games (games that do not have a potential story, theme or setting)
Collectable Trading Card games
Games that are derivative of existing products
Toys, Puzzles or Novelty Items