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July 4, 2019

Games Gurus Wanted!

Like teaching people how to play games? Live in the UK? Free on the weekends or don’t have a normal 9-5 job? Then we’re looking…
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April 18, 2019

How to invent the best board game in the world: A five-step plan

They say that everybody has a board game in them. You might be the talk of the town in your local game store, unbeaten in…
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February 12, 2019

21 Alternative Work Social Ideas in London – No Work and All Play

Most of us spend around 40 hours a week with our colleagues. Love them or hate them, we’re stuck with them, so we might as…
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February 7, 2019

How to Play Obama Llama (1 & 2) Without The Drama – Instructions

If reading rules fills you with dread, watch our "how to play" film instead. Please hand these instructions to the most sensible person in the…
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February 7, 2019

How to Play The Chameleon – Instructions

Rather watch the video explanation? Watch it here. Aim of The Chameleon To unmask the Chameleon without giving away the secret word. If you are the…
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January 3, 2019

What to do with your brilliant board game

There has never been a better time to be a board game inventor than now. Board games are smarter, more inventive, more entertaining, more beautiful…
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November 5, 2018

The Christmas Special: 10 festive games that (probably) won’t start a family argument

A nice family board game might be tradition on Christmas Day, but that doesn’t have to mean struggling through another two-hour Monopoly session. This year,…
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October 8, 2018

Big Potato’s Monster Mash of Spooky Party Games for Halloween

Whether it’s bobbing for apples, tying donuts to strings or throwing eggs at houses, I think we can all agree that Halloween games have gotten…
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September 4, 2018

Big Potato’s Reading List: Top Ten Board Games for Students

You’ve just moved in with a bunch of new people. Maybe it’s awkward, maybe it’s not. Either way, throwing a couple of games into the…
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July 18, 2018

Our Top Ten Picks for Board Gaming on the Beach

Whether you’re cruising in the Caribbean, basking in Brighton or lounging in Lanzarote, there’s one thing you should always remember – beaches can be boring. That’s…
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May 21, 2018

The Big Potato Guide to Party-Starters

Parties, like most things, are always a lot better when there’s games involved. With this list of our best house party games, you can finally…
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April 6, 2018

The Ultimate Gamer’s Guide to Travelling

Jetting off this summer? Well, no matter how nice the destination is, you’ve still got to get there first. To help you pass the time,…
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March 8, 2018

Our top picks for Valentines Day

Looking for the perfect way to show your partner how much you care? This year, don’t say it with flowers. Say it by ruthlessly destroying…