Just the Facts: “The Wil Wheaton Effect”


By now, most everyone in the board game world is familiar with Mr Wheaton and his series TableTop.  Well, a very motivated forum member over on BoardGame Geek has actually laid out the effect on the sales of the games Mr. Wheaton and company have featured on their highly successful YouTube series.  The findings are surprising: the effect is quite pronounced in some cases.

For the whole thread, and all the info, you can follow this link right here.  For a taste of what you can find in the thread, I’ve included a few of the graphs below.

For the latest episode of TableTop, featuring Fortune and Glory, click here.

Images follow.


King of Tokyo



The Resistance