Tabletop Gaming Manual

A guide to the diverse world of modern tabletop games

Tabletop Gaming Manual
Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9781785211492
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Tabletop gaming is enjoying a huge renaissance. Sales of hobby board games have risen in double digits yearly for the past decade, with more people enjoying the physical, non-digital aspects of playing, along with the social interaction. It's one of the biggest sectors in crowd-funding platform Kickstarter.

The author

Matt Thrower has been writing professionally since 2012, blogging since 2006 and playing tabletop games since he could talk. His blog,, has a niche audience but has also been cited as a starting point by several of today's foremost tabletop writers, including the minds behind Shut Up & Sit Down. His work on the subject has appeared in numerous print and online article,s including in The Guardian, PC Gamer, GamesRadar and Mac Life.

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Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9781785211492
Illustrations: 400 color photos
Size: 8.5 in x 11 in / 215.9 mm x 279.4 mm