Meeple and More Musings

Snakes and Ladders: more resolutions

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Snakes and Ladders: more resolutions

I’ve never been one for resolutions. I think for the past three years, I’ve pledged repeatedly not to buy a new boardgame until I’ve played every one of my current games at least five or more times. I’ve never achieved it. As personal contracts go, it has always been written on cheap tissue paper, torn up and flushed the moment I start to see the stockist preorder lists for the upcoming year.

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Meeple & More Musings #2: The Name of the Meeple

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Meeple Musings #2: The Name of the Meeple In this series, Craig and Lea share their experiences and challenges of setting up and running an ethical local friendly boardgame store.   What’s in a name? Well, quite a lot as it happens. When Lea and I first sat down to discuss the idea of forming Meeple & More, it wasn’t called Meeple & More. It wasn’t called anything. And then we sat down in the Teaspoon Tea Company in Grantham (lovely tea range by the way) and suddenly it was called a lot of different things. In the Boardgame Café...

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Grantham Friendly Gamers' 2nd Annual Summer Spectacular Open Games Day - Saturday 21st July

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Summer Spectacular Open Games Day - Saturday 21st July  Meeple & More will be hosting the Grantham Friendly Gamers' 2nd Annual Open Games event. There will be wide range of games available to suit all players and levels of experience, whether you're looking for a gateway game to play with your family, or a boardgame enthusiast looking for some heavy cardboard to tax your brain. We will be hosting outdoor games of Viking Kubb for those looking to try something a little different, and we will be bringing a selection of our store stock along for those of you looking to treat...

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Meeple and more: good games, good times

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Craig muses about how Meeple and More began life.

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