... than just a pastime ... playing together also strengthens social cohesion"
Experience and expertise for members – Now online seminars too
Contract negotiations with publishers on equal footing
SAZ: A strong representation of interests since over 25 years
Games in the collection catalogs of the
German and all other National Libraries!
Prototype ... starting to the worldwide success of our member Klaus Teuber
Game of the Year in Germany: Three winners 2021
„Spiel des Jahres 2021“ is MicroMacro: Crime City by Johannes Sich (Edition Spielwiese and Pegasus Spiele), the award „Kinderspiel des Jahres 2021“ wins Dragomino by Bruno Cathala, Marie Fort and Wilfried Fort (Pegasus Spiele). Paleo by Peter Rustemeyer (Hans im Glück) was chosen as "Kennerspiel des Jahres 2021".
International group of game designers released a Code of Respect and Responsibility
Initiated by SAZ, an international group of game designers with members of Spiele-Autoren-Zunft (SAZ), members of Société des Auteurs de Jeux (SAJ) as well as of not organized game designers, have created a Code of Respect and Responsibiliy during the last months.
New executive board elected
Game authors demand a defined participation in the editing of their works by publishers
Game Designers Meeting 2021
Game Designers Meeting in June 2021 in Göttingen cancelled – Digital platform planned
SAZ: Clear position against racism and for tolerance
SPIEL'21 in Essen (D)
Spielwarenmesse, Nuremberg > Summer Edition cancelled