Erik Arneson has been writing about board and card games since 1999, for About.com and other publications. In addition to reading this web site, you can follow Erik on Twitter
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Erik is a former newspaper reporter who has written about games for numerous publications, including Knucklebones and Counter. Erik has been a featured speaker on the topic of board game publicity at the American International Toy Fair in New York City. He has also been quoted as a board games expert in print and web publications, as well as on radio talk shows. He is the former vice-president and president of an international board game organization, the Strategy Gaming Society.
I grew up playing American classics like Clue, Monopoly, and Diplomacy. Today, I enjoy a diverse range of games including strategy games like Ticket to Ride
, Settlers of Catan, HeroScape
, party games like Time's Up
and Electronic Catchphrase, and classics like Risk
and the card game Euchre
. This site explores a wide variety of board games and card games.