Essen SPIEL 2023 Pre-Order Opens Now!

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 Essen SPIEL Pick-up 

If you (or your lucky friends) are going to attend Essen SPIEL from October 5-8, you may pick up your PRE-ORDER at our booth 4-D120 to save on the shipping cost!

To find the "Essen SPIEL Pick-up", you may choose your country and province first, then the option will automatically appear. :)


1. Only the items that appear on this Essen SPIEL 23 webpage can be picked up in Essen. Please don't mix with other games NOT available in Essen.

2. Show the booth staff your PRE-ORDER proof on your phone or printed papers to claim your games.

3. Please pick up your games BEFORE 12:00 NOON ON SUNDAY OCTOBER 8. After the deadline, we will release the games for sale. And we will ask you to pay for the shipping cost to get the games delivered to you from Taiwan afterward.


 International Shipping 

We can ship the games worldwide!

1. Shipping costs will be displayed on the checkout page. If you can't find a shipping method that includes your country, please contact us at

2. You can put any games on our site in your cart and have them shipped to your doorstep altogether.



We also appreciate your PRE-ORDER because it helps us properly estimate how much inventory we should air freight to Essen (which is VERY EXPENSIVE nowadays!). THANK YOU!


We miss your gamer smiles!


Check out Cardboard East's preview of our Essen releases.



A Total Of 20 Items

2-4 players | 60 min | Age 10+
Bid for the stalls to attract customers at the night market.
$55.00 $60.00
2-5 players | 25 min | Age 8+
Legend has it that lighting the first incense on Lunar New Year brings blessings and luck for the en⋯
$24.00 $26.00
2-5 players | 30-60 min | Age 8+
Experience WWII in this Diplomacy-style paper & pencil team-based wargame!
$32.00 $38.00
2 players | 20-45 min | Age 9+
A two-player abstract strategy game where you fight for your tribe and gain crystal powers to win th⋯
$39.00 $43.00
4-7 player | 30 min | Age 10+
Create a complete and thrilling stories with friends and family in no time!
$28.00 $32.00
2-5 players | 15 min | Age 6+
Christmas is coming! Collect more decorations than your fellow elves to win! But don’t sit on your p⋯
2-6 players | 15 min | Age 8+
Grow the vegetables, manipulate the market, and make a fortune in the Vegetable Stock! But beware, t⋯
2-4 players | 15 min | Age 8+
Take turns to toss the treasure into the mug. Watch closely and listen to the "clanks!" to guess the⋯
$18.00 $20.00
2-4 players | 15 min | Age 8+
$12.00 $15.00
2 players | 30 min | Age 12+
The Doctor and the Plague fight against each other to spread influence in the world.
2-5 players | 25 min | Age 8+
A light-hearted tile-laying game where you build a park with your fellow players and snap the right ⋯
2-4 players | 20 min | Age 8+
A breezy card game inspired by the traditional Japanese card game "Hanafuda" where you collect diffe⋯
$22.00 $24.00
2-4 players | 20 min | Age 8+
A fast-paced card game where you build your houses by playing cards of ascending numbers and sneak y⋯
$15.00 $17.00
1-5 players | 15 min | Age 8+
How much do you know about the vegetables you have eaten every day? We doubt you do!
$22.00 $24.00
1-5 players | 15 min | Age 8+
How much do you know about the meat you have eaten every day? We doubt you do!
$22.00 $24.00
Meeple At Heart
Black60% cotton + 40% polyester
$18.00 $20.00
Play or Die
Black60% cotton + 40% polyester
$18.00 $20.00
Meeple Rules
Black, White60% cotton + 40% polyester
$18.00 $20.00
Meeples & Gears
Black60% cotton + 40% polyester
$18.00 $20.00
Caution! Wet Table
Yellow 60% cotton + 40% polyester
$18.00 $20.00
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