Around the World in 80 Days - my new game will
be unveiled in French and English at
Spiel Essen this year
Spiel Essen: 8 - 13 Oct 2016. The world's largest trade fair for toys and games
is a unique opportunity to get the latest info on the national and international games scene.
International Games Designers Association (SAZ)
International Board Game Studies Asociation
author, journalist and consultant in the field of
tabletop games and puzzles. I also give talks and workshops on the games
history, theory and appreciation, and advise on the staging of games in
period films and TV drama. My best-known game,
Hare & Tortoise has sold over
3K units, appeared in a over a dozen languages, and in 1979
was the first winner of Germany's prestigious Game of the Year award.
In 2013 I was one of five inductees to the first
UK Games Expo Hall of Fame
for my books and writings.
This site lists
all my books, games and film/TV credits. Click globe (left) for site map,
or pick a thumbnail below. For my non-game interests please visit my personal website at