Winners of the 2019 Spiel des Jahres Awards were announced today.
The Winners, along with the runner-up nominees are:
Spiel des Jahres (Game of the Year):
Just One (Ludovic Roudy and Bruno Sautter)
Also Nominated were Werewords and LAMA.
Kinderspiel des Jahres (Children’s Game of the Year):
Valley of the Vikings (Marie and Wilfried Fort)
Also nominated were Go Gecko Go! and Fabulantica.
Kennerspiel des Jahres (Connoisseur – Enthusiast Game of the Year):
Wingspan (Elizabeth Hargrave)
Also nominated were Carpe Diem and Detective: A Modern Board Game.
Congratulations to all the winners! You can find the original announcement here.
Fun fact: the literal translation of the German name for ‘Wingspan’ is ‘flap’ (at least, according to Google).