MeepleCon 2017: Hot Games #2 Lisboa

Lisboa was devastated in 1755 by an earthquake, followed by a tsunami, and as if that wasn’t enough, there was also a gigantic fire to boot. Help reconstruct the city and rebuild its economy to gain what was all the rage back then – wigs (aka victory points).

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MeepleCon 2017: Hot Games #1 Spirit Island

Have you ever played Settlers of Catan and thought about what it’ll be like to be the island of Catan instead? Now you can live out that fantasy by playing the brilliant Spirit Island! It is a cooperative area control game for 1-4 players. You can be the ocean and drown the invaders. You can…

MeepleCon 2017 tickets on sale

Tickets to MeepleCon 2017 are now on sale at MeepleCon is returning to the Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre, December 1-3 for all the fun that boardgaming provides. With support from our major sponsor Gatekeeper Games and with assistance from Darebin Council, we’re looking forward to seeing you there!

MeepleCon 2016 Thank you

Thanks to everyone who came to MeepleCon 2016, we’re glad that you had fun and without all of you MeepleCon would just be tables, chairs and boardgames sitting unplayed. Big thanks to the Melbourne Meeples Inc. committee of Leif, Ashley, Ethan, Kerrin and Mark. And to our major sponsor this year GateKeeper Games who did…

Flea Market 2016

We know you have games taking up space on your shelf that you’re just not playing. And that’s just not fair to those games. They could be being played by people! So why not exchange them for money at the annual MeepleCon Flea Market? Simply sign up for a table using this handy MeepleCon 2016…

MeepleCon 2016 is coming

We’re happy to announce that MeepleCon will again run again at the Darebin Arts & Entertainment Centre, Preston in 2016 on December 9, 10 and 11. Following on from the success of last year, we will  be growing in size and utilising more of the rooms that the centre has to offer. We also have new…

MeepleCon 2015 Media

We had two podcasts visit us at MeepleCon, Victory Pointers and The Campaigner. And we even had a videocast come down. Games Vs Play who filmed their time at MeepleCon! Know of any other discussions about MeepleCon? Let us know in the comments below!

Lost and Found at MeepleCon

We lost a copy of The Game. It’s the German version and has the “On Fire” expansion. If you found it let us know. We also had some people leave some games. We’re happy to hold onto the games if the owner’s don’t want them, but I really think they want them back. So if…

A huge thanks from MeepleCon 2015

Thank you all for making MeepleCon 2015 so wonderful and pleasant. Seriously, if the community wasn’t so great and supportive, it wouldn’t be worth doing what we do. We’d like to thank our the Melbourne Meeples committee and to Melissa, Fraser, Otto, Ben Turner, Trev McGuire for taking time out of their MeepleConto put on…

Games Vs Play at MeepleCon 2015

The folks at Games Vs Play have put up both a written account of MeepleCon 2015 and a video account too (which you can find below). Check out their site for more reviews and session reports!