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12th Annual Golden Geek Awards 2018

The winners of the 13th Annual Golden Geek Awards for 2018 have been determined by the users of BoardGameGeek, RPGGeek, and VideoGameGeek.

Congratulations to all the nominees and winners!

Winner – Root
Runner Up – Brass Birmingham
Runner Up – Architects of the West Kingdom

2-Player Game
Winner – KeyForge: Call of the Archons
Runner Up – Duelosaur Island
Runner Up – War Chest

Artwork & Presentation
Winner – Root
Runner Up – Everdell
Runner Up – Brass Birmingham

Card Game
Winner – The Mind
Runner Up – KeyForge: Call of the Archons
Runner Up – Thunderstone Quest

Cooperative Game
Winner – The Mind
Runner Up – Chronicles of Crime
Runner Up – Detective: A Modern Crime Board Game

Winner – Scythe: The Rise of Fenris
Runner Up – Terraforming Mars: Prelude
Runner Up – Root: The Riverfolk Expansion

Family Game
Winner – The Quacks of Quedlinburg
Runner Up – Welcome To…
Runner Up – The Mind

Winner – Root
Runner Up – Chronicles of Crime
Runner Up – KeyForge: Call of the Archons

Party Game
Winner – The Mind
Runner Up – Decrypto
Runner Up – Just One

Print & Play
Winner –  Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game
Runner Up – The Coin Tribes’ Revolt: Boudica’s Rebellion Against Rome
Runner Up – The Soo Line

Solo Game
Winner – That’s Pretty Clever
Runner Up – Chronicles of Crime
Runner Up – Welcome To…

Strategy Game
Winner – Brass Birmingham
Runner Up – Root
Runner Up – Teotihuacan: City of Gods

Thematic Game
Winner – Root
Runner Up – Rising Sun
Runner Up – Western Legends

Winner – Hannibal & Hamilcar: Rome vs. Carthage
Runner Up – Cataclysm: A Second World War
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