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. We have two stores on Swanston St and both stores have two levels! Next time you find yourself walking down Swanston St, come in and say Hi!  

December 30, 2019

New Years Eve approaches and you have only one thing on your mind, getting incredibly wasted and making a goal that you aren't going to achieve. Seems like the perfect occasion for an exciting fast paced card game.

These three games are simple enough that a drunk you ca...

December 14, 2019

The first board games I ever owned was Rat-a-tat Cat and Sleeping Queens, my aunt gave them to me for Christmas when I was five years old. It was a wonderful gift as they were games I could play with both my older and younger sister. They became a main stay of every su...

November 25, 2019

“It’s Christmas and I have to get Gary a gift, damn it! This is going to be so hard, I don’t really know Gary. He likes playing party games, I think. I swear he was there when we played Funemployed that one time. I am not really sure if he gets invited to many parties...

August 26, 2019

A number of turns pass and the chips begin to pile up. One of us is taking this card; Andrew has chip equity for days, and Eric has the resources to support his stubborn streak. So it looks like this is between you and me, and I couldn’t be happier.

I clasp my hands tig...

August 19, 2019

They are on to us. They know what our words are, I know it. They haven’t guessed our code yet but they are getting a little too close for comfort. We have exchanged codes back and forth six times now and you are running out of ways to tell me the words without giving t...

August 9, 2019

It's Friday night, the lights are low. I look over the table and our eyes meet, a long and passionate moment passes. The tension breaks as I take two red tiles from the top of a coaster. ‘No’ you whisper, ‘sorry, I need these’ I lie.

With all your vulnerabilities obviou...

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