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Registration is now OPEN for the 2019 Season!

Dec 26, 2018

Happy holidays everyone! New member registration for the 2019 season is now OPEN, but there are only a few seats open. To register, simply click HERE and follow the instructions.

The EBGL's 2019 season starts on Friday, January 18th.

Major Server Move Complete!

Dec 21, 2018

Over the past week, EBGL.org migrated over to a new hosting service and while there were (and still are) some minor issues on some of the more complex pages, most of the site is up and running.

Members having issues can post in the Site Development & Issues forum.

2018 EBGL Awards and Season End!

Nov 19, 2018

The 2018 Edmonton Board Gaming League season officially ended on November 2nd and this year's award winners were announced during the November 16th awards ceremony event. On behalf of the entire club and our sponsors, we'd like to congratulate the following members on their awards this year:

2018 League Champion (highest league rating) - Christopher S and Patrick C!
2018 Third Place - (third highest league rating) - Jim C
2018 Rookie of the Year - Christina J
2018 Most Tournaments Won (most tournament event wins) - Patrick C
2018 Most Achievements Earned (most club/game achievements earned) - Sean
2018 Most Improved Player (most improved league rating) - Christopher S
2018 Highest Win-Loss Percentage - Christopher S
2018 Most Second Place Wins - Mike I
2018 Most Member Referrals - Josh D
2018 Best Snacks - (as voted by our members) - Tammy L

2018 was a recovery year for the Alberta economy, but not necessarily for brick and mortar board game stores. Regardless, we had another solid year for the EBGL, with consistently high attendance numbers and a new record for "maximum number of players" at a single event for the 3rd year in a row. As always, huge thanks to our primary (gold) sponsor: Mission: Fun & Games for supporting us!

2018 Fairy Tile Domination Tournament Results!

Nov 03, 2018

This year, due to poor weather and road conditions, we only had 15 players enter the EBGL's 2018 Fairy Tile "Domination" (single elimination) tournament on November 2nd and, as always, only one winner emerged...okay two if you count 2nd place.

Congrats to veteran gamer and game store owner, John E(right) for winning first place and Edward K(left) for winning second place after just 3 rounds.

Both John and Edward walked away with some nice gift certificates to Mission: Fun & Games; however, John elected to donate his winnings back to a random attendee who had not won a game that night - thanks John! Also, congrats to Shawn L for winning the door prize!

As always, thanks to all of our members who brought or purchased copies of the game and brought lots of snacks!

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