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Becoming capable of democracy through board games

Much has already been written about the diverse ways in which analog games promote cognitive and social skills. One aspect has so far been neglected and is currently highly topical: promoting an understanding of democratic principles and their application. An article in Politik & Kultur goes into this in detail.

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We mourn the loss of Bernward Thole

Our honorary member Bernward Thole passed away peacefully on December 18. He was a founding member of the Spiel des Jahres jury in 1978, spokesperson until 1994 and later Honorary Chairman, founder of the German Games Archive in Marburg and a tireless campaigner for games as a cultural asset.

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Game authors/designers

Marco Rava

Campomorone (Genova)

Liesbeth Bos

Bunde

Emmanouil Zachariadis-Sourvos

Thessaloniki

Silvano Sorrentino

Bari

Jürgen Adams

Haar/Ottendichl

Sven Groh

Oldenburg

Fabian Zimmermann

Kaiserslautern

Dennis Matthias

Oberhausen

Arve D. Fühler

Büdingen

Richard Lenherr

Bülach

Robert Brouwer

Groningen

Enrico Gandolfo

Bologna

Klaus Miltenberger

München

Giovanni Franceschelli

Firenze

Simona Greco

Campomorone (Genova)

Gerd Fenchel

Böblingen

Philipp Mölsig

Hamburg

Martin Schlegel

Hagen

Geoffrey Engelstein

Bridgewater

Klemens Luger

Salzburg

Dietmar Bockelmann

München

Thilo Hutzler

Kaisheim

Matteo Sassi

Legnano

Andreas Steding

Göttingen

Lucien Geelhoed

Leiden

Marcus Meigel

Landstuhl

Hilko Drude

Göttingen

Giorgio Galbusera

Milano

Fabio Lopiano

Milano

Jens Frölich

Roggenburg

Thomas Weber

München

Jürgen Aden

Hannover

Carlo Emanuele Lanzavecchia

Torino

Matthias Cramer

Essen

Marc Rohroff

Medemblik

Peter Kuhn

Berlin

Michele Piccolini

Groningen

Erik Andersson Sundén

Uppsala

Giacomo Sottocasa

Sanremo

Andreas Molter

Borken

Gerhard Hecht

Egling an der Paar

Andrea Boennen

Herzhorn

Katrin Abfalter

Berlin

Bernd Müller

Mönchengladbach

Axel Heill

Korneuburg

Andreas Faul

Bietigheim-Bissingen

Bernhard Lach

Erdmannhausen

Ellen Schulze

Krefeld

Stefan Kloß

Mannheim

Wolfgang Pabst

Zwickau

Jan Stronkman

Zevenaar

Jesus Casasola Boyero

Amsterdam

Anja Dreier-Brückner

Heiligenhaus

Stefania Niccolini

Fucecchio

Jens-Peter Schliemann

Bonn

Tobias Tesar

München

Michael Kallauch

Koblenz

Markus Hagenauer

Surheim

Luís Dinis

Benavente

Volker Nebel

Heidelberg

Angelo Alessandro Mazzotti

Berlin

Eric Marks

Einhausen

Denis Christopher Görz

Quickborn

Michael Feldkötter

Kiel

Frank Pukrop

Herne

Jens Merkl

Walldorf

Jochen Scherer

St.Wendel

Pasquale Facchini

MOLFETTA

Daniel Danzer

Stuttgart

Stefan Bauer

Pfaffenhofen an der Ilm

Michael Modler

Ritterhude

Betty Baindl

Geretsried

Jürgen Then

Röthlein

Dean Morris

London

Jochen Knittel

Sindelfingen

Gerhard Piaskowy

Mainz

Tanja Malinowski

Landstuhl

Ulrich Blum

Köln

Michael Rott

Marburg

Lars Wagner Hansen

Sorø

Stefano Bonati

Bonate Sotto

Stefan Dorra

Algermissen (Hannover)

Marco Canetta

Fucecchio

Sven Steinebach

Frankfurt

Veronika Graf

Bad Waldsee

Reiner Knizia

München

Citie Lo

Berlin

Paul Bamberger

Düsseldorf

Mark Stefens

Rheine

Simon Thomas

Mainz-Kastel

Francesco Testini

Monza

Malte Schlorf

Offenbach am Main

Hamlet Abedian

Steinfurt

Thomas Sing

Konstanz

Flo de Haan

Amsterdam

Bettina Katzenberger

Brackenheim

Michiel de Wit

Nijmegen

Arpad Fritsche

München

Hans-Peter Stoll

Lampertheim

Matthias Goebel

Unna

Emanuele Sassi Zanichelli

Seveso

Walter Obert

Piossasco

Timm Hermann-Böttcher

Berlin

Manfred Reindl

Tragwein

Nicolas Straccia

Offenbach am Main

Thomas Schneider-Axmann

Bremen

Andreas Zimmermann

Offenburg

Alan R Moon

Syracuse

Fred Horn

Den Haag

Torsten Marold

Bremen

Luca Borsa

Busto Arsizio

Jörg von Rüden

Dortmund

Guido Hoffmann

Wien

Heiko Korntheuer

Thun

Carlo Camarotto

Padova

Gabriel Pardave

Zapopan

Mathias Schwarz

Wendlingen

Martin Ebel

Kassel

David Betzing

Sankt Augustin

Tom Werneck

Haar

Maj-Britt Jönsson

Hamburg

Florian Ortlepp

Hagen

Aske Severin Juul Christiansen

Copenhagen

Hartmut Kommerell

Teltow

Matthias Prinz

St.Wendel

Werner Schmitt

Kaiserslautern

Jonathan Linke

Konstanz

Alan Paull

HUNTINGDON

Tobias Roeser

Langen

Dominik Schönleben

Hamburg

Andrea Mezzotero

Bologna

Matt Leacock

Sunnyvale

Carlo A. Rossi

Carpi

Peter-Paul Joopen

Zülpich

Sjaak Griffioen

Aerdenhout

Matthias Greßinger

Tübingen

Harvey Johnston

Geseke

Clark Rodeffer

Ann Arbor

Martino Chiacchiera

Griesheim

Johnny Ebsen

Pfinztal

Hartwig Jakubik

Düsseldorf

Flaminia Brasini

Roma

Andrea Mainini

Piossasco (TO)

Bruce Whitehill

Eickeloh

Ivo Fagundes David de Oliveira

Markkleeberg

Justin Müller

Mainz

Andrea Angiolino

Rome

Richi Haarhoff

Bad Oldesloe

Christoph Cantzler

Hamburg

Christian Giove

Alpignano (TO)

Anja Wrede

Berlin

Stefano Negro

Frankfurt am Main

Nestore Mangone

trebisacce

Aaron Haag

München

Jürgen Elias

Bochum

Enrico Vicario

Venice

Torsten Landsvogt

Hildesheim

Simone Löhrke

Bad Pyrmont

Martyn F

Nuenen

Christian Beiersdorf

Freiburg

Kenanja Nuding

Berlin

Rainer Schlichtholz

Verden

David-Lennart Sturz

Düsseldorf

Moritz Schuster

Herne

Martin Berger

Leonberg

Michael Diechtierow

Heidelberg

Michael Freyer

Paderborn

Max Philipp

Berlin

Emanuele Briano

SAVONA

Martin Student

Göttingen

Michael Palm

Tengen

Markus Falkenau

Stuttgart

Jonas Gabriel Trodler

Berlin

Regine und Thomas Fabian

Hördt

Björn Müller-Mätzig

Hamburg

Florian Racky

Kelkheim

Andreas Kuhnekath-Häbler

Schwalmtal

Gerhard Junker

Urbach

Violetta Leitner

Moosach

Thomas Dettbarn

Fuerth

Verena Wiechens

Göttingen

Christos Giannakoulas

Triadi

Remo Conzadori

Montichiari (BS)

Lucas Stark

Tübingen

Helmut Ortlepp

Hagen

Colin Dömer

Duisburg

Alex Taube

Oberursel

Matthias Schmitt

Köln

Daniel Bernsen

Quito

Sophia Wagner

Potsdam

Peter Jürgensen

Berlin

Markus Haberbosch

München

Dirk Andreas Taube

Hückelhoven

Leo Colovini

Mestre Venezia

Paolo Mori

Sala Baganza

Jendrik Odenwäller

Leipzig

Thomas Odenhoven

Meerbusch

Peter Rustemeyer

Köln

Norbert Proena

Niddatal (Assenheim)

Patrick Pohlmann

Lähden

Kirsten Hiese

Porta Westfalica

Bernhard Weber

Bonn

Lisa Höhn

Worms

Jeffrey Allers

Kandern

Arjan van Houwelingen

Eext

Athanasios Gakis

Essen

Jeroen Geenen

Capelle aan den IJssel

Simon Kösters

Dortmund

Mathias Spaan

Hamburg

Daniel Bahr

Köln

Wolfgang Lehmann

Rechberghausen

Rocky Bogdanski

Dortmund

Markus von der Heyde

Weimar

Luca Maragno

Milano

Martin Pflieger

Gera

Sven M. Kübler

Haan

Stefan Malz

Vechelde

Patrick Katona

Eggenstein Leopoldshafen

Harald Mücke

Mönchengladbach

Thomas Franken

Berlin

Stefan Waldner

Kröning

Kalle Klimkewitz

München

Ivan Gariboldi

Lecco

Alessandro Schiavetti

Rome

Torben Ratzlaff

Hamburg

Jerome Rank

Braunschweig

Tobias Thulke

Köln

Domenico (Nick) Gandolfi

Milano

Dirk Hanneforth

Bielefeld

Florian Kattner

WÖLFERSHEIM

Edith Grein-Böttcher

Neuss

APEX Ideenschmiede

Untermeitingen

Paul Schulz

Greifswald

Jimmy Maas

Melchingen

Anna Oppolzer

Heidelberg

Matteo Casali

Reggio Emilia

Máren Kruse

Berlin

Gebrüder Frei

Bern

Nils Carstensen

Wangen

Peter Ratschiller

Bozen

Lukas Setzke

Göttingen

Nicole Zeller

Dettingen

Paco Yanez

Madrid

Barbara Schröders

Bad Endorf

Andrea Sbragia

monsummano terme

Jan Meyberg

Andernach

Simon Heiner

Landolfshausen

Detlef Dewitz

Alfter

Thomas Daum

Taufkirchen

Alessandro Cuneo

Montalenghe

Christine Gnan

Heiligenhafen

Lena Flottow

Mannheim