What are we on the lookout for?
Games that are fun for their intended audience
Games with novel, innovative, or unique features that invite players to try the game, and make the game different from existing games
Games that have (or could have) an engaging theme or visual hook that works wonderfully with the game play
Games that are simple to learn but have a depth of game play
Games that set-up in under 10 minutes
Games with an appropriate number of physical components (based on their level of engagement and optimal price point)
What aren't we looking for?
Games that consistently take over 2 hours to play
Games with a lot of player downtime between turns
Games that require a particular pop culture license
Alternative versions of traditional games, such as chess or bridge
Collectable Trading Card games
Games that are derivative of existing products
Toys, Puzzles or Novelty Items
Digital games (iOS, PC, etc)