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Gen Con 2015

We had a blast at Gen Con 2015! Between demoing our upcoming release Thieves!, sponsoring the fabulous VIG program and hilarious Instant Game Show, holding the inaugural Double Double Dominoes tournament, celebrating the tenth anniversary of Tsuro, and showing off Titan Series demos, it was easily our busiest Gen Con yet.

TableTop Owlbear and Calliope, a red-headed goddess wearing a flowing white dress. Continue reading

Announcing Thieves!

You and your band of thieves are about to pull off the biggest heist of the century! The safes have been cracked and ransacked, but the alarms are wailing and everyone is in a scramble! The cops are hot on your trail, throwing up road blocks, eager to bust you with the loot—can  you give them the slip and hold on to the lion’s share of the score? Or will your partners in crime double-cross you? Find out in this mad dash who is the craftiest of Thieves!

Coming soon to a friendly local game story near you! Demo Thieves! at Gen Con 2015!

Thieves! box featuring two masked black-clad figure carrying bags of loot down an alley away from the police.

Calliope’s Gen Con Schedule!

The Calliope offices, normally a  somewhat chaotic whirlwind of paper, dice, and tennis balls (courtesy of Buddy the office dog), will be silent and empty this week. Why? We’re off to Gen Con, and we’ve packed as much fun as possible into the Best Four Days of GamingTM.

Calliope, goddess of game design, stands in a forest of trees with white bark and pale green leaves. She wears a flowing gown of white and gold chiffon decorated with monarch butterflies. Gems hang from ribbons wrapped around her arms, and a gold headpiece sits atop her fiery copper hair. Continue reading

(T)Roll For It! Appears on TableTop!

Here at Calliope, we’re not typically pro-troll. They’re mean, they smell bad, and they can make crossing bridges a royal pain. But the folks at TableTop shatter those stereotypes in a spirited game of Roll For It! with a delightfully trollish twist. Continue reading