Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors for 2017!

Platinum Sponsors

Columbus Area Boardgaming Society (CABS) When thinking boardgaming in Columbus, most people think of CABS. The largest boardgaming club of its kind, CABS caters to over 100 people every weekend with few exceptions at its site in Worthington. Featuring reasonable membership rates, great members, and a fun time, CABS is worth your time if you like to game. CABS is the 2017 presenting and platinum sponsor for BGF.

Rio Grande Games. The mission of Rio Grande Games is to promote the playing of games, which offer players choices. Many gamers know at least one of Rio’s games featuring English versions of German classic games as well as original American ones as well. Relying less on luck, and more on choices and skills, Rio’s games have entertained for ages.

Gold Sponsors

Envoy Double Exposure Often there’s a problem in the gaming industry where people don’t know how to get together. Double Exposure’s Envoy program seeks to solve that problem. Whether you’re a game master, convention runner, game publisher, or more, head over to Envoy to see what they can do to help your situation.

Ravenwood Castle Nestled in the woods of scenic Hocking Hills, Ravenwood Castle provides a charming setting with a medieval flair. Whether you are planning a romantic trip for two or a unique getaway for family and friends, Ravenwood Castle makes for an unforgettable destination.

Shadowbox Live Shadowbox Live® is a non-profit 501C3 performance troupe that self-produces a wide range of shows. For over 20 years, this creative force has produced world-class productions, including original rock operas, traditional musicals, fine art exhibits, contemporary dance, and video/television.

Trapped Columbus The official escape room partner of Buckeye Game Fest, Trapped Columbus is the only interactive theater specializing in escape games in central Ohio. Can you use your wits and your team’s knowledge to escape?

Silver Sponsors

Beyond the Board Located in Dublin, Beyond the Board is a hobby game store, which will not only offer a wide selection of games, but will also provide a place for people to come play games with friends or find new friends with similar interests.

Brewcadia Brewcadia is an arcade bar where old school amusement meets downtown culture. Experience the new way to play, no quarters necessary. Drink up & game on! Must be 21 or up to enter.

Broken Token The de facto standard for board game organization, Broken Token provides compact, laser-cut designs to keep your games neat.

GAMA The Game Manufacturers Association (GAMA) is the non-profit trade organization dedicated to serving the tabletop game industry. GAMA strengthens and supports all industry professionals by advancing their interests, providing educational programs and opportunities, and promoting our unique form of quality social entertainment.

Bronze Sponsor

Kicktraq Born from his own passions for crowdfunding and tabletop gaming, Kicktraq.com was founded by Adam Clark in April 2012. Since starting, Kicktraq has tracked over 370,681 Kickstarter projects with over one million unique individuals per month viewing data generated by Kicktraq.

Looney Labs Makers of Fluxx, Pyramid games, and other fun games.