Gamewright Drops Into 2020 With Ten Fresh New Games

Publisher enters the new decade with dungeons, marshmallows, and artichokes! 

Newton, MA – Gamewright, a leading publisher of award-winning tabletop games, prides itself on making “games for the infinitely imaginative” and this year the creativity continues. The company will release ten new games for the new decade starting with Dungeon Drop, an innovative cube-based “dungeon crawl” featuring an ever-changing playing field. Gamewright also cooks up two super fun super-food themed games including Abandon All Artichokes, a fast-playing “deck-wrecking” card game that comes in an artichoke shaped tin, and Marshmallow Test, a trick-taking game designed by renowned inventor, Reiner Knizia, based on the famous Stanford University delayed gratification experiment of the same name. Additional releases include Metro X, a colorful “flip-and-write” game, Hi-Lo FlipShifting StonesQwixx the Card Game and many more. All will debut at Toy Fair in New York City this February 22-25.

New 2020 Games at a Glance:

  • Dungeon Drop –a randomly generated dungeon each game, get ready to collect treasure!
  • Shifting Stones – a game of shifting strategy, artwork by Kwanchai Moriya.
  • Metro X – a transit themed “flip-and-write” game.
  • Hi-Lo Flip – a flipping-good numbers card game.
  • Qwixx the Card Game – a card-based version of the best-selling Qwixx.
  • Dragonrealm – a visually stunning follow up game to the widly popular Dragonwood
  • Abandon All Artichokes – a fun “deck-wrecker” game that comes in an artichoke shaped tin.
  • Marshmallow Test– a trick-taking game designed by Reiner Knizia, inspired by the Stanford psychology experiment.
  • Splurt! – a new Port-a-Party game where shouting out the best answer wins.
  • Hit List – also a fast and fun Port-a-Party game featuring a who’s who of a given category.
If you’re making the rounds at Toy Fair, our Booth is #2465 at the Javits Center. Thank you for your continued attention and support.

Dungeon DropTM

Instant Dungeon…Infinite Possibilities!

It’s time to drop into the dungeon! Venture into an ever-shifting labyrinth teeming with untold treasure. Colorful cubes represent, gold, gems, goblins, and more. Raid the rooms that best suit your hero’s quest, but stay alert – the dungeon changes with every drop. Grab the most loot and become the Dungeon Drop Master!

  • Players: 1-4
  • Ages: 8+
  • Time: 20 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $22.00
  • Availability: Q1 2020

Shifting StonesTM

A Game of Tiles & Tactics

Leave no stone unturned! Nine mystical tiles lie before you in a grid of rocky ruins. Rearrange the tiles to match one or more of the patterns in your hand. The catch is that you must sacrifice a card every time you swap or flip a tile. Carve out the most points and your victory is set in stone!

  • Players: 1-5
  • Ages: 8+
  • Time: 20 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $18.00
  • Availability: Q3 2020

Metro X TM

The Rail and Write Game

X marks the stops! Flip a card, choose a subway line, and cross off the given number of stops on your map. Earn bonuses for making transfers, but lose points for incomplete tracks. Everyone plays at the same time, so there’s never a dull moment as you race to complete routes. Get the highest score and become an underground sensation!

  • Players: 1-6
  • Ages: 8+
  • Time: 20 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $15.00
  • Availability: Q1 2020
DragonrealmTM
A Game of Goblins and Gold
Dare to venture beyond Dragonwood! Collect sets of adventurer cards in order to roll dice, which you will use to explore the mystical lands of Dragonrealm. Sneak into the Witch’s Cabin, search the Ogre’s Treehouse, or storm the Isle of Dragons! Place the majority of adventurers on a location to claim its treasure. But beware of meddling goblins, who pop up to snatch the spoils! Gather the most gold and become ruler of the realm! 
  • Players: 2-4
  • Ages: 10+
  • Time: 30 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $25.00
  • Availability: Now
Qwixx™ Card Game

A Fast Family Card Game

The best-selling family dice game returns with a wild new deal! Play your hand to cross off numbers in a row. The more cards you can play, the more numbers you cross off. With no downtime between turns you’ll have a chance to gain from every flip of the cards. Score the most points and become a Qwixx Card Game ace!

  • Players: 2-5
  • Ages: 8+
  • Time: 15 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $12.00
  • Availability: Now
Quixx Card Game

Abandon All Artichokes Abandon All Artichokes

A Heartless Card Game

This isn’t your garden-variety card game! A bumper-crop of prickly produce has overtaken your patch, and there’s only one choice: abandon all artichokes!  Prune your deck by harvesting fresh vegetables, each with a special power that lets you swap, discard, or compost cards. You’ll need luck, strategy, and a green thumb to grow a winning hand!

  • Players: 2-4
  • Ages: 10+
  • Time: 20 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $13.00
  • Availability: Q1 2020

Marshmallow TestTM

The Delayed Gratification Trick-Taking Card Game

It’s a tricky-sticky situation: a game that rewards patience, but only for so long… Win tricks by playing the highest card in the established color. The longer you wait to go out, the more points you score. But don’t delay too long or else you get nothing! Find the sweet spot and victory is your ultimate prize! 

  • Players: 2-5
  • Ages: 10+
  • Time: 20 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $15.00
  • Availability: Q1 2020
Marshmallow Test

Splurt Splurt!TM

Think Fast. Say It First!

Quick –  name something fun to play beginning with the letter S! Slide whistle? Slot machine? How about Splurt – the hilarious fast-reaction word game! Flip a card     and be the first to shout out an answer that matches the clues. Can you name an animal containing 5 letters? A song ending in E? Think fast – say it first – win Splurt!

  • Players: 2+
  • Ages: 12+
  • Time: 15 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $10.00
  • Availability: Q1 2020

Hit List

1 Clue  6 Answers 30 Seconds 

Put this hit party game at the top of your list! Flip the timer, draw a card, and race to shout out answers that fit the category. How quickly can your team name ice cream brands? Vampires? Cartoon cats? Answers can be obvious or obscure, but they score only if they’re on the Hit List! 

  • Players: 4+
  • Ages: 12+
  • Time: 15 minutes
  • S.R.P.: $10.00
  • Availability: Q1 2020
About Gamewright

Gamewright, a leading manufacturer of family games, is best known for such household hits as Slamwich, Rat-a-Tat Cat, Sleeping Queens, Forbidden Island, and Sushi Go! Gamewright prides itself on making games that foster laughter, learning, friendship and fun. Kids, parents, grandparents, and educators all agree that Gamewright makes some of the best games on the planet. For more information, please visit www.gamewright.com.