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The SVA Library's Tabletop Games collection includes board games, card & dice games, and role-playing games.

Tabletop Games

When considering board games, our focus is on the highest echelon of critically acclaimed, well-designed games featuring intuitive competitive-or-collaborative gameplay and sumptuous illustration. An excellent example is Photosynthesis:

Card & Dice games are an excellent component to any tabletop games collection. Card & Dice games tend to be compact and easy-to-learn with strong thematic elements and eye-catching illustrations. Many card & dice games tie back to our cartooning & illustration collections as well. Examples of the latter include Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Card Game:

Role-playing games offer a variety of options for interactive, collaborative play among a dedicated group of gamers. RPGs allow patrons of the Library to plug into their imagination, using dice, pen-and-paper, and miniatures. Many RPGs are lavishly illustrated and impeccably designed. An excellent example would be Tales From The Loop:

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Collection Highlights:

Search for role-playing games, board games, and other tabletop games in the library catalog.

Find highlight from our tabletop game collection below. All games are housed at SVA Library West. 

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Tabletop Game Events

The SVA Library's tabletop game collection was recently featured on Modifier's podcast. 

Thank you to Meghan Dornbrock for taking the time to visit the collection and interview us! 

RPG One-Shot Game Sessions
D&D: 0 votes (0%)
Call Of Cthulhu: 0 votes (0%)
Mutant: Year Zero: 0 votes (0%)
Tales From The Loop: 1 votes (11.11%)
Delta Green: 2 votes (22.22%)
Conan: 0 votes (0%)
RuneQuest: 4 votes (44.44%)
Mouse Guard: 2 votes (22.22%)
7th Sea: 0 votes (0%)
Star Wars: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 9