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David Parlett's
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I'm an author, designer, journalist and consultant on board, card and word games. 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, was in 1979 the first winner of Germany's prestigious Game of the Year award and is still available in several different languages. In 2013 I was one of five inductees to the first UK Games Expo Hall of Fame for my books and writings, and in 2016 I was awarded the Dau Barcelona and in 2018 the Göttinger Spatz for "a lifetime's dedication to games". In 2016 I was appointed Visiting Professor in Game Design at the University of Suffolk and in 2017 was awarded an Honorary Doctorate.
This site lists all my books, games and film/TV credits. For details, see my site map or pick a thumbnail below. For my non-game interests please visit my personal website at davpar.eu.