Mind Games - Established in 1977 and based in the heart of Melbourne's CBD, Mind Games is the oldest and biggest games shop in Australia. We have the widest range of board games, puzzles, role-playing and miniature games and supplies.
It's been a long wait, and it's finally over! Funemployed is back on our shelves here at Mind Games! Funemployed is a party game where you're trying to become employed. You know, just like real life, but with a fun and fantastical twist - mundane jobs come with some of the most bizarre qualifications, and you need to convince other players you're the perfect candidate! Use your imagination, role-play the heck out of that interview and become the most fun-employed player in th
Side with the Rebel Alliance or the Galactic Empire in our new game of the week - Star Wars: Imperial Assault. Find yourself in the middle of the heated conflict in the galaxy far, far away. Star Wars: Imperial Assault throws you into the midst of the Galactic Civil War, after the destruction of the Death Star over Yavin 4. The game offers two different Star Wars experiences - the campaign and the skirmish modes. The campaign mode pits the immense Empire, with its countless t
Millennium Blades - the crazy competitive card game simulator you may have missed! Successfully Kickstarted twice, Millennium Blades is a 2 to 5 player board game about playing card games! Themed after Saturday morning card battling cartoons like Yu-Gi-Oh or Duel Masters, Millennium Blades seeks to capture the thrills, agonies and triumphs of competitive card games. During deck building, players will assemble their victory point generating 8-card decks, trade and collect sets
We're opening our BLIND PRE-ORDERS for the upcoming Commander 2019! It's almost that time of the year again, and a new set of Commander decks is coming our way! Well, we don't know anything about them yet, at least not for sure, but it sure is exciting nonetheless! Before the spoiler avalanche is thrown at us, we're launching our blind pre-orders for a very special price - only $175 for the case (a full set of 4 Commander 2019 decks). How about that! Come by any of our CBD st
Oh, Iceland.. a dream destination for many, the land inspires music, art and well, board games! In Reykholt, you compete in growing fresh produce in a greenhouse - just in time for the tourist season. Other than lovely art and beautifully crafted components, Reykholt offers a lighthearted cosy theme, streamlined rules and easy-to-learn gameplay. This is a rather light-weight euro-style board game, with Worker Placement mechanism at its core. How it works? The game lasts 7 rou
Come by our 244 Swanston street store this Friday the 26th for your weekly dose of Magic: The Gathering! This time, we're playing a friendly game of Standard. So bring along a casual deck or two, and let's cast those spells! If you are new to Magic, don't worry - we're happy to teach you and give you a free deck to play with and keep after the event. As always, we start at 6pm, with registration opening at 5:30pm. Keep in mind, this specific FNM is a casual, new player-friend
Have you heard the summons of Archaon? Warcry is almost out - the newest standalone system for skirmish-based wargaming from Games Workshop. Set in the Eightpoints, Warcry takes you straight into the heat of the battle with its fast-paced and action-packed gameplay. Quick, well-balanced, and most importantly - fun - Warcry offers a thrilling and challenging campaign with engaging narrative. Other features include a multiplayer option, a range of never-before-seen Chaos models
"The ruling house of the empire is in decline & in their weakness an opportunity presents itself. The throne is within the grasp of any rival faction bold & cunning enough to grab power for themselves." On that note, we welcome you to our new game of the week - Imperius! A title by the acclaimed board game designer Grant Rodiek, Imperius takes you to a multi-planet empire in the middle of a political conflict. You are a leader of one of the mighty factions, each striving to t
Are you in need of a new DIY project, searching for a gift idea, or simply enjoy all matter of cute things? We've got something in store for you! A selection of lovely DIY pots, adorable wooden miniature dollhouses and music boxes - all waiting to be assembled. These would make for a wonderful present and serve as endearing house decoration! Come by Mind Games and have a browse!
It is time to cross through the Breach and into the world of Malifaux. The third edition of the skirmish game boasts fresh new art and packaging, and offers a much more straightforward engine and streamlined rules - for example, the number of Conditions has been cut down from over 500 to just 11! Less memorizing, more playing. It's never been easier to jump into Malifaux! Those players coming straight from the Second edition can easily update their current model collections w