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Zenobia Award

Historical board games are enjoyed by people from all walks of life, but their designers are predominately white men. The Zenobia Award hopes to change this by encouraging game submissions by people from disadvantaged social groups.

German Bundestag: Motion to improve remuneration framework for game authors

For years, the Spiele-Autoren-Zunft (SAZ) has been working to have analog games included in the collection catalog of the German National Library. Today, the Free Democratic Party (FDP) group in the German Bundestag has submitted a motion to this theme.

Game authors/designers

Anna Oppolzer

Heidelberg

Helmut Ast

Heiligenstadt

Markus Hagenauer

Surheim

Gebrüder Frei

Bern

Andrea Sbragia

monsummano terme

Matthias Prinz

St.Wendel

Simon Kösters

Dortmund

Jerome Rank

Braunschweig

Walter Obert

Piossasco

Matthias Cramer

Essen

Andreas Molter

Borken

Peter Ratschiller

Bozen

Harald Mücke

Mönchengladbach

Jeffrey Allers

Flat Rock

Jörg von Rüden

Dortmund

liesbeth bos

Bunde

Peter-Paul Joopen

Zülpich

Robert Brouwer

Groningen

Arve D. Fühler

Büdingen

Peter Rustemeyer

Köln

Ulrich Blum

Köln

Anja Dreier-Brückner

Heiligenhaus

Thilo Hutzler

Kaisheim

Thomas Odenhoven

Meerbusch

Manfred Reindl

Tragwein

Johnny Ebsen

Pfinztal

Florian Ortlepp

Hagen

Leo Colovini

Mestre Venezia

Matt Leacock

Sunnyvale

Christian Giove

Alpignano (TO)

Hartwig Jakubik

Düsseldorf

Rustan Håkansson

Norrköping

Carlo Camarotto

Padova

Stefan Malz

Vechelde

Francesco Giovo

Montafia

Mathias Spaan

Hamburg

Leigh Riley

Melbourne

Helmut Ortlepp

Hagen

Martyn F

Nuenen

Daniel Danzer

Stuttgart

Michael Kallauch

Koblenz

Matteo Sassi

Legnano

Giovanni Franceschelli

Firenze

Andrea Mainini

Piossasco (TO)

Andreas Faul

Bietigheim-Bissingen

Torsten Landsvogt

Hildesheim

Fred Horn

Den Haag

Uli Geißler

Fürth

Richard Lenherr

Bülach

Kirsten Hiese

Porta Westfalica

Bernhard Lach

Erdmannhausen

Marcel Süßelbeck

Dinslaken

Thomas Franken

Berlin

Andrea Boennen

Herzhorn

Stefan Bauer

München

Eric Marks

Einhausen

David Mortimer

Melksham

Dirk Hanneforth

Bielefeld

Tanja Malinowski

Landstuhl

Jeroen Geenen

Capelle aan den IJssel

REMO CONZADORI

Montichiari (BS)

Jens-Peter Schliemann

Bonn

Dean Morris

London

Moritz Schuster

Herne

Gerhard Piaskowy

Mainz

Stefan Dorra

Algermissen (Hannover)

Anja Wrede

Berlin

Michael Palm

Tengen

Francesco Bifulco

Ficulle

Carlo Emanuele Lanzavecchia

Torino

Jürgen Then

Röthlein

Markus Schott

Bad Herrenalb

Norbert Proena

Niddatal (Assenheim)

Peter Kuhn

Berlin

Riccardo IELO

Cerro Maggiore (MI)

Jürgen Elias

Bochum

Michiel de Wit

Nijmegen

Maurice Van Valen

Breda

Giacomo Sottocasa

Sanremo

Jendrik Odenwäller

Leipzig

Andrea Mezzotero

Bologna

Christoph Cantzler

Hamburg

Jan Plümecke

Köln

Sophia Wagner

Potsdam

Fabian Zimmermann

Kaiserslautern

Reiner Knizia

München

Sjaak Griffioen

Aerdenhout

Violetta Leitner

Moosach

Jürgen Adams

Haar/Ottendichl

Clark Rodeffer

Ann Arbor

Heiko Korntheuer

Thun

Christian Beiersdorf

Freiburg

Torsten Marold

Bremen

Malte Schlorf

Offenbach am Main

Dr. Hans Joachim Höh

Bochum

Gerhard Junker

Urbach

Aaron Haag

München

Luca Borsa

Busto Arsizio

Katrin Abfalter

Berlin

Andreas Kuhnekath-Häbler

Schwalmtal

Thomas Weber

München

Arpad Fritsche

München

Hartmut Kommerell

Teltow

Gabriel Pardave

Zapopan

Richard Haarhoff

Bad Oldesloe

Hans-Peter Stoll

Lampertheim

David Betzing

Sankt Augustin

Markus von der Heyde

Weimar

Ellen Schulze

Krefeld

Edith Grein-Böttcher

Neuss

Angelo Tonin

Chiampo (VI)

Arjan van Houwelingen

Eext

Bettina Katzenberger

Brackenheim

Paul Schulz

Greifswald

Thomas Sing

Konstanz

Stefania Niccolini

Fucecchio

Elisabeth Bührer

Freiburg im Breisgau

Björn Müller-Mätzig

Hamburg

Rocky Bogdanski

Dortmund

Steffen Rühl

Eitorf

Marcus Meigel

Landstuhl

Stefan Kloß

Mannheim

Hilko Drude

Göttingen

Domenico (Nick) Gandolfi

Milano

Lars Wagner Hansen

Sorø

Andrea Angiolino

Rome

Stefano Negro

Frankfurt am Main

Uwe-Jens Maruschke

Schwerin

Thomas Daum

Taufkirchen

Wolfgang Lehmann

Rechberghausen

Paolo Mori

Sala Baganza

Jens Merkl

Walldorf

Paco Yanez

Madrid

Volker Nebel

Heidelberg

Thomas Schneider-Axmann

Bremen

Silvano Sorrentino

Bari

Frank Pukrop

Herne

Detlef Dewitz

Alfter

Dirk Andreas Taube

Hückelhoven

Ivan Gariboldi

Lecco

Martino Chiacchiera

Griesheim

Martin Schlegel

Hagen

Daniel Bernsen

Koblenz

Michael Modler

Ritterhude

Andreas Zimmermann

Offenburg

Peter Jürgensen

Berlin

Bruce Whitehill

Eickeloh

Alan R Moon

Syracuse

Simon Haas

Zürich

Michael Feldkötter

Kiel

Reiner Priglmeir

Augsburg