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In a recent video, Jamey Stegmaier of Stonemaier Games, discusses why he loves a particular mechanic that we implemented in our game Visitor in Blackwood Grove. In short, Jamey explains that he enjoys the guessing mechanic in Visitor in Blackwood Grove that allows players to...

April fools! We're not really making Mechanica-branded compression sleeves. If you want to protect your arms, you'll have to find some other compression sleeves. If you're looking for card sleeves to protect your blueprint cards, you'll want to buy mini board game card sleeves. These ones...

"Monarch gives players light but earnest decisions" Ryan LaFlamme, a writer for The Cardboard Republic, recently posted his review of Monarch. The review breaks down how to play the game and ultimately rates it based on the following categories: Artwork (4) Rules Clarity (4.5) Replay Value...

What makes VISITOR in Blackwood Grove unique? VISITOR belongs to a very small subgenre of tabletop games that to the best of my knowledge doesn’t have a name. I’m going to call the genre “rule-making games.” Games like Looney’s Labs’ Zendo, the classic Hasbro game Mastermind,...

For Immediate Release Contact: contact@resonym.com 17 July 2017 (Hanover, NH)   –   Resonym launches its second Kickstarter campaign for a new tabletop game, VISITOR™ in Blackwood Grove, July 25th. VISITOR in Blackwood Grove, the newest game from the makers of the acclaimed board game MONARCH, is coming to Kickstarter...

We're thrilled to announce that Resonym's next game, VISITOR™ in Blackwood Grove, will be coming to Kickstarter by the end of July! The game will be available to demo at Gen Con in August, and will hit shelves in Q1 2018.  VISITOR is designed by Mary Flanagan...

"I suppose there may be some who will be off-put by the clear design choice to place the players exclusively into the roles of powerful women; to anyone who finds that troubling, well, build a bridge and get over it."   Andrew Fisher, a writer for Gameosity,...

We at Resonym have plenty of friends who started playing board games because they watched Wil Wheaton's board game review show, Tabletop. So naturally, we are thrilled to announce that Monarch is going to be on Tabletop's fourth season! We'll share the spotlight in the...

"Monarch combines addictive kingdom building strategy with hints of fantasy and folklore to create a memorable experience" Jessica Famularo, wrote about Monarch as part of the iconic Geek & Sundry's "30 Days of Tabletop." In her article titled "Monarch is a Tabletop Game about Matriarchal Authority...

We can (finally) announce that Monarch is going to be featured in the Indie MEGABOOTH at the PAX East 2016 Game Convention (April 22-24) in Boston! Can meet the designer? The creator of Monarch, Mary Flanagan, will be demoing, along with some of the team! Come...