All posts by Et Games

A film and music for Advent


A few months ago I saw the Australian western Sweet Country, and it’s been echoing around my mind since. In the outback, a preacher is pressed upon by an embittered and racist neighbour to lend his aboriginal labourer for a few days. His initial reluctance is overcome by an appeal to his Christian charity: “Isn’t… Read More

Party for our supplier


In September 2018 we paid a visit to our supplier in India. We buy from Asha Handicrafts, a well established fair trade non-profit organisation, who in turn work with small producer groups all over India. For 7 years our games have been made by Shubham Wood Works in Saharanphur, a town on the plains between… Read More

Support Dennis’ Kingdoms Lawn game!


We’re excited about Dennis Weston’s Kingdoms Lawn game. We’ve been looking for a strategic outdoor wooden game like this for some time. Dennis’ game is available to pre-order on Kickstarter until tomorrow. For those who are unfamiliar, Kickstarter is a platform where you can “back” projects which require a certain scale to succeed. If there… Read More

Help us choose a new courier


For several years now we’ve been using a courier called DPD to deliver our games. There have been some disturbing revelations in the press about how DPD treats its drivers, so we’re looking for another courier. We’d like your feedback as we do this. The background can be found in this Guardian article. We asked… Read More