Teaching games ‘aint easy

Teaching games ‘aint easy. It doesn’t take some sort of mystical skill, but being successful in teaching a game does take a little practice. One of our main hiring criteria at tabletop is; will this person be able to stand in front of a group of people and hold...

Two Week Mark

We are closed two weeks today (15 days for West, 14 days on Castle Street). How are you finding this period of the fight against Covid19? For us, it has been having its ups and downs.  We have had time. So. Much Time. We’ve spent time together, preparing and eating...

Virtual Isolation

Yes I know this is the second blog post we’ve posted recently with Isolation in the title. We are baritas not subeditors; headlines are not what we do.  Today I wanted to point out some of the amazing virtual social spaces that have opened up since this whole thing...

Covid19 – Lockdown

This will be a short one. There is a lot of information out there, and you really shouldn’t be getting any of it from a blog about boardgames! We made the decision early this morning to close our bar in Bantry, Tabletop West for the foreseeable future. This was...

Play More Games

We’ve been busy. Maybe too busy. Since opening our second location just prior to the June bank holiday weekend, we’ve been flat out. It is not a complaint, although some time off, or even some time to think, would be super nice! As a result we have not at...