Board Game Humor

We here at Meeple Mountain like a good laugh as much as anyone. For example:

Why can't psychotherapists play board games? They get terrible analyst paralysis!


Ok, so we like funny things too, and here’s where we keep them. Ever wondered about the time Dungeons & Dragons changed its name? Did you hear about the industry calamity that resulted from a worldwide shortage of theme paste? Perhaps you want some honest board game descriptions for once or would like to see board game designers matched with movie directors?

We’ve got you covered and then some! Below you’ll find satire and silliness as our writers poke fun at the hobby they love. Now, do you like knock-knock jokes…?

New Spiel des Jahres Award Announced

The Spiel des Jahres, the board game industry’s most esteemed award body, has announced a new category for this year’s awards: The SdJ Reviewer Prize. The new annual prize is intended to recognise the hard work of individuals...

“Edition War” RPG Nearing Release

Popular roleplaying game publisher Nounium is finally set to release their latest title, Edition War, which promises to shake up the modern RPG landscape. You may remember Nounium from 2010’s Drudge, in which the player...