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Spin Master sock it to Board Game Club

The new-look Sock Game, Pimple Pete and Otrio were a big hit at the company's first takeover of the adult and industry gaming night, Board Game Club. held on 19 September

The Spin Master takeover offered regulars a chance to see the new version of–The Sock Game. The undisputed hit of 2016’s UK Toy Fair returned to Board Game Club with one of its inventors, Nick Green. After an extraordinary journey, the appearance felt like something of a homecoming. 'It’s fantastic to have the new-look Sock Game here!” says Lesley. “Our guests absolutely loved the original, so we’re all excited to see it reaching a bigger audience – it really deserves to.'

Guests were also captivated by the CAT Game, mesmerised by Jumanji, grossed out by Pimple Pete, sucked in by Santorni, found their silly side with The Sock Game, as well as discovering the irresistible strategy game Otrio.

According to Board Game Club founder Lesley Singleton, Otrio’s instant appeal is exciting: 'It’s not often you see every table wanting to try out the same game…Otrio looks stunning, though, so it grabs attention – and it’s instantly addictive.'

Dharaa Patel from Spin Master adds: 'We are delighted that our latest Spin Master Games proved such a hit with the Board Game Club guests – there really is something for everyone and that shone through at the event! It was a great night and there was a real buzz about the place. We are looking forward to a busy and exciting Christmas period'.

Now in its fifth year, Board Game Club continues to feature card, party and novelty games, providing ‘can’t miss’ dates in the diary. Board Game Club returns to Century Club, Soho, on Wednesday 17 October. The guest list is open now.

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