Mind Games - Established in 1977 and based in the heart of Melbourne's CBD, Mind Games is one of the biggest games shops in Australia. We have a wide range of board games, puzzles, role-playing and miniature games and supplies.

What's New, Mind Games? 29/11/17

It's the end of November and unless my eyes deceive me we're into the Christmas period. That means big trees covered in baubles, crowds and of course, large men dressed in weather inappropriate clothing. Seriously, guy is going to get heat stroke. It also means you're going to have to make the tough choice from here on out. Do you spend on you or on gifts for others? Luckily for you, we have new releases that are perfect for both! What do we have? Well, let's start with : Scythe : The Wind Gambit! Scythe landed with an absolute blast, still remaining one of our biggest sellers one year later. Now you can go where no Scythe player has gone before. Into the sky! Via your own faction airship! T

What's New, Mind Games? 23/11/17

Well now, what's all this then? I suppose it comes as no surprise that Twilight Imperium 4th Edition is now out in the wild. You may be mistaken in thinking that the smaller box fool you contains less game, but I can assure you TI4 packs even more space opera per square inch than it's predecessor. With streamlined rules, a new method of tracking upgrades and a few elements taken from the TI3 expansions, this is now the golden standard in ridiculously massive 4x space game extravaganzas! Having said all that, there's a pretty good chance if you have been awaiting this one you're likely hugging your copy right now. For the rest of us, this is a game you have to play at least once in your life.


Shadespire is the latest release from Games workshop, The Mirrored City of Shadespire is a nightmare plane of illusions and madness, only those who are brave enough,unfortunate or foolish enough enter the city. The core box offers players two warbands to pick from either the Stormcast Eternals or Bloodbound Khorne, after players pick their warbands, they then construct a deck of 12 Objective cards and 20 power cards (which can be used to score glory) Shadespire is played over three rounds, each round a player has four activation phases, you can use one activation to Move, Attack, Charge, guard or discard a card to draw a new card. Once all three rounds are done, the player with the most glor

What's New, Mind Gam.... Wait a minute. Didn't you just do one of these? 12/11/17

Oh. You thought we were done? Not by a long shot! 2017 has proven to be a big year in gaming and if ever proof was needed, look no further than the provided image. Pandemic Legacy Season 2 is here!! Not only is it here, but there are so many spoilers associated with it that I really can't say anymore than that without risking ruining the story for you. Suffice it to say it's available in both Yellow and Black boxes (not pictured) and please don't flame us for telling you that, that isn't a spoiler. This will undoubtedly be one of the big contenders for game of the year across board game media, mark our words! Speaking of awards, Raiders of the North Sea raids our shelves after being nominate

What's New Mind Games? 10/11/17

Well, the PAX dust has settled. Essen has wrapped for another huge year. Christmas is right around the corner and the games just keep on a comin'. SO! What's new this week? Now That's A Question! There's also a game called That's A Question from renowned Codenames designer, Vlaada Chvatil. Will it be the smash hit Codenames continues to be? That's the real question. Renegade has a Massive showing this week with Clank! In! Space! Ex Libris, Flipships and Sentient all landing after wowing the show floor at Gen Con earlier this year. So whether you want to steal items that certainly aren't lightsabres in deep space, develop artificial intelligence, manage a magical library or ... er... flip shi