Asmodee acquires Board Game Arena, a platform for playing tabletop games online

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I’m fortunate in that I have two kids and a spouse who love to play board games, so I haven’t had to try to make virtual tabletop spaces work much during the pandemic whenever I get the itch to play a round of Splendor or Takenoko. But other folks aren’t as fortunate as I am, and getting virtual options to work and feel satisfying can be annoying.

This is why Asmodee has acquired Board Game Arena, a digital platform for playing board games. The giant board game publisher made the announcement today, but it did not release any terms of the acquisition (including how much it paid for Board Game Arena). While Asmodee does have a significant