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.

War of the Spark is upon us!

Come and fight off the undead hordes of Nicol Bolas (or shift to his side) this Saturday at Mind Games! Our pre-release weekend for War of the Spark is almost here! There will be not one, but two exciting events, so that every player has a chance to participate and celebrate the coming of a new great set! 1:00pm - Pre-release tournament. Come a bit before 1pm to register, get your pre-release kit ($35 investment) and get busy constructing your deck! As always, there will be prizes and promos on the day! 5:00pm - Pre-release Party! Tournaments sound too serious? Want to just have a good time playing the new set? Not a problem, we got you covered. Come along for the 5pm party! No pairings,


It's that time of the year again, and we've got dozens upon dozens of board and card games, miniatures and puzzles going on massive sale! All these beauties are looking for a loving home and are at a very special price. Come by our 244 & 145 Swanston street stores and take your pick! Here's a few games currently boasting the yellow sale stickers : Arcane Academy - a magic tile-linking game for 2-4 players, based on the comic series Finding Gossamyr. Quick and enjoyable! Meduris - a fantasy dice game for 2-4 players. Build huts, collect runestones, gather offerings, and appease the gods of the mount Meduris! Riff Raff - a fun dexterity game for 2-4 players. How well you can balance all that c

Begin your grand naval exploration with SeaFall - our new game of the week!

SeaFall is a legacy-style strategy game, in which the world has shaken off the prejudices of the Dark Ages and is beginning to re-discover maritime technologies and expanding the horizons. You take control of a mainland empire and, with a number of advisers at your disposal, begin to explore the sea. Discover new islands, establish trading routs, take part in naval combat, and more. As a legacy game, SeaFall evolves with each game session. Players shape the world, and the narrative and history of SeaFall changes as the game progresses. For a 10% discount on an in-store purchase of this game, quote our promo code : EXPLORE Complexity: 4/5 Players: 3-5 Time : 2h + Mechanisms: Variable Playe

Munchkin: Warhammer 40K

When the grim world of Warhammer 40K meets the silly tone of Munchkin, great things happen! In the new Munchkin: Warhammer 40,000 you can play as Ultramarine, Necron, Aeldari, Ork, Death Guard, or Tyranid. Equip your Big Choppa or Lasblaster and go out there to make some damage, facing against some of the most iconic characters of the 40K universe! Munchkin: Warhammer 40,000 is available at Mind Games, 145 & 244 Swanston street.

Takenoko - our new game of the week!

Take care of the Panda bear and its bamboo garden in our new game of the week - Takenoko! Takenoko is a light, family-friendly strategy game, in which players find themselves in the Imperial Japanese court. Each player is tasked with tending to the lush bamboo gardens and take care of the sacred Panda living within - a gift to the Emperor from the Chinese ambassador. Cultivate the land, irrigate it, plant one of the three types of bamboo - green, yellow, or pink, and draw objective cards. All the while, keep the ever-hungry Panda fed and happy! Players roll a weather die on their turn, which provides them with different bonuses, then use their 2 actions to complete goals from the objective c

Pre-order your Modern Horizons booster box today!

The first set designed to skip Standard legality and aim straight for Modern - sounds interesting, doesn't it ;) We have opened pre-orders for Modern Horizons, and it's only $250 for a booster box! Come by any of our CBD stores and sign up today!

Keepers and Investigators - welcome to Australia!

Are you ready to step inside the ancient legends of the Aboriginal peoples, intertwined with the Cthulhu Mythos? Are you prepared to battle ancient threats in the Australian Outback, as well as fight off the blights and corruption of the cities in the flavoursome 1920's setting? The 2nd edition of Call of Cthulhu RPG - Terror Australis is available at Mind Games! Adventure and Horror awaits!

Become the Mayor of Rocketville in our new game of the week!

Rocketville is a bidding game where players compete to become the Mayor of a retro-futuristic town. Hop on a rocket and travel from one district to another, convincing the populus to vote for you. Let see how well you can campaign and garner endorsements! A little bit of luck, some strategy, and a few helpful robotic assistants, and you might very well be elected! For a 10% discount on an in-store purchase of this game, quote our promocode - VOTE Complexity : 2/5 Players : 3-5 Time : 45min Mechanisms : Bidding, Hand Management, Point-to-Point Movement

Bring your empire to glory and victory in our new game of the week -  Sid Meier's Civilization:

In this strategy board game, players assume the roles of the leaders of history's most prominent civilisations. Victory will be achieved through conquest, expansion, discovery of new technologies and architectural feats. In the end, one nation will rise above the rest and claim the title of the greatest empire in history! Players begin by laying out the tiles and creating the undiscovered land, open for conquest. The map is filled with barbaric tribes, city states and resource sites. Then, three cards with victory conditions are drawn at random, determining the aims and goals of the game. Players decide on what their agenda for the game will be and what strategy they will undertake. The empi

Attention, Magic players!

We are opening pre-orders for Challenger Decks 2019! Get a set of 4 (1 of each deck) for only $140! Haven't heard of Challenger Decks yet? They are pre-constructed 75-card decks built around a specific mechanic and theme. They are geared towards Friday Night Magic and local tournaments, are Standard-legal and built with competitive players in mind. For more on what these new Challenger Decks are all about and to see which cards are in what deck, please follow the link.