A small but growing number of board game designers in Singapore are inching their way onto the local scene, at a time when games by big players such as Asmodee still dominate the market here.
Interest in board games had a boost in Singapore in the mid-1990s, when board game cafe pioneer Settlers' Cafe sailed onto the scene. The Mind Cafe opened in 2005.
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 09, 2018, with the headline Game on! More local designers are making a play for the board game scene. Subscribe