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Our Event is Featured on BlogTO!

The Geekish Holiday Store and Board Game Event was a huge success! We had over 100 people stay for the board gaming, and many asking when the next one would be too. We got our name out, and sold some shirts and buttons too! It was loads of work leading up to this, but I’m [...]

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Geekish Holiday Store & Board Game Event UPDATE!

Less than 10 days till our event! And things are looking pretty exciting too. So here are some changes: 1) We’ll be moving down to the street-level LOUNGE at CSI Annex! It’s a super cool space with a eclectic feel to it. It’s a lot more spacious and comfy. All this thanks to the CSI community at [...]

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We Have Meeples Greeting Cards!

Since the holidays are just around the corner, we’re getting ready with meeple greeting cards! They come in singles or as packs of 10. It’d definitely tickle the Carcassonne lover you know! Check them out at our online store.

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30 Days of Super Meeples

Love super heroes and meeples? Like the Geekish Facebook Page or follow us on Twitter! We’ll be revealing 1 Super Meeple per day! Today’s our 5th day already. Come join in the fun! All the buttons will be available as 1-inch pins and 1-inch magnets! If you want to see more than just 1 a [...]

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The Geekish Holiday Mobile Store!

Yup, we’re going to temporarily set up shop for 1 day! We’ll be offering our products at some awesome prices, and our friends from Wood For Sheep will be there too. If you want to stay for our board gaming event, it’s only $5 for all-you-can-play board games AND all-you-can-drink coffee/tea! So help us spread the [...]

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We’ll be part of Canada’s Small Business Saturday!

Wow, what a crazy week. Apparently, October is Small Business Month in Toronto! No wonder there are so many conferences and shows happening about small businesses and entrepreneurship. I’ve been to one this week myself! Hope to blog about that soon. Anyhow, Geekish is now part of Small Business Saturday! If you’d like to be a [...]

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Review: Ticket to Ride Europe

Ticket to Ride (TTR) is among of the first German-style board games I was introduced to years ago. I’ve played the US map, the Märklin (German) map, and the Europe map. Personally, I think the US version is way too cut-throat, and the Märklin version a bit too complicated. The Europe one, imho, provides the best [...]

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Game Design Review: Tichu

Last week, we had the pleasure of having some great friends over for games. We learned a new card game called Tichu. When I first saw the packaging and design, I was a bit put off… Bright acidic colours, a strange illustration style (almost Indian-like), and words that make no sense… this definitely does not [...]

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Did you know…

Today I was fishing out some game pieces as reference and inspiration for my second batch of shirts. So I always knew there was this connection between these two games: But then, as I was going through some of the housing pieces, I found THIS in the clay hut: I guess it makes sense that [...]

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Cleaning Is Therapeutic

What a crazy week leading up to our Wednesday launch. But it launched! And I’m quite proud of that achievement in itself. So much energy was invested in meeting that deadline, everything else had to be put on hold. I’ve noticed that my the outer physical state of my work space was a fairly accurate reflection my [...]

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