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The Nuremberg German Games Archive, a unique collection of parlour games with focus on the documentation of board and table games from the German-speaking world after 1945.

German Games Archive in Nuremberg

Board Game Studies Colloquium XIX

From April 13 to 16, 2016, the German Games Archive hosts the 19th International Colloquium "Board Game Studies", the most important event of the kind. Scholars, collectors and game authors from around the world join in this annual meeting to discuss historical, psychological, anthropological, educational and mathematical aspects of games.

Venue
German Games Archive
Pellerhaus, 1. Stock
Egidienplatz 23
90403 Nürnberg

Call for Papers
PDF-File (62 KB)

Preliminary Agenda
PDF-File (66 KB)

Registration Form
PDF-File (298 KB)

Useful Information
PDF-File (2 MB)

Contact and Information
boardgamestudies2016@stadt.nuernberg.de

 

General Information on the Nuremberg German Games Archive

The Nuremberg German Games Archive (DSAN) is a unique collection of parlour games from the 20th century. The focus is on board and table games from the German-speaking world after 1945. Around 30,000 games have been collected since the foundation of the archive in Marburg in 1985. Annually, about 300 to 400 newly published games are added. The German Games Archive is the memory of the games world.

  • History
    <http://www.museums.nuremberg.de/games-archive/tasks/history.html>
  • Tasks and Perspectives
    <http://www.museums.nuremberg.de/games-archive/tasks/tasks-perspectives.html>
  • Games Collection
    <http://www.museums.nuremberg.de/games-archive/tasks/games-collection.html>
  • Library
    <http://www.museums.nuremberg.de/games-archive/tasks/library.html>
  • Authors' Depot
    <http://www.museums.nuremberg.de/games-archive/tasks/authors-depot.html>

 

 

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