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2009 Spiel-a-thon Pictures / Wrap-Up


By sconway - Posted on 25 November 2009

The Spiel-a-thon was a great success last weekend in Dallas. We raised over $1,000 for The Spiel Foundation!

Congratulations to out *two* winning teams. That's right, we had a tie in the final round. And while we did crown an eventual winner, the teams agreed to split the prize pool equally!

Team Pineapple Packing Pirates of Penzance

Team Beth and the Awesomenators

Thanks to Scott Nicholson and Erik Dewey for joining the Podcaster Team (even though we ended up scoring 0 points in the last finals!). Special thanks to Scott for donning the crazy Blue Man makeup!


Here's a link to more pictures from the event.

We'll use the money we raised to buy and assemble 5-game bundles to donate to Children's Hospitals and Senior Centers throughout 2010. Stay tuned for more information in the coming months.

Thanks to our prize sponsors. Our prize pool turned heads as we wheeled the massive stack of games through the convention halls. AEG, APE Games, Bucephalus Games, Crosscut Games, North Star Games, Out of the Box Games, Play4D, Valley Games, Z-Man Games, Tasty Minstrel Games, Fireside Games.



Last but certainly not leasy, thanks so much for your financial donations. Without your support, The Spiel Foundation would not be able to grow year to year and provide games to more and more people who need them.

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