The Dice Tower, a very prestigious gaming podcast, posts awards for the best releases in several different categories in the Board Gaming Industry. Roughly three months ago, Mice and Mystics received several (6, If I remember correctly) nominations for the Dice Tower Awards. They were nominated for the following categories:

  • Game of The Year
  • Best New Designer Award
  • Best Production Values
  • Best Small Publisher
  • Best Game Artwork
  • Best Game Theme Winner

Of these 6 nominations, Mice and Mystics received the following awards:

 

They also received the runner-up position in the following categories:

 

So Congrats to Jerry Hawthorne, John Ariosa, Colby Dauch, and everyone who worked on this terrific game!

For a full listing of the awards, and their results, head on over to The Dice Tower's Awards Page