Unplug Yourself at rAge 2017

Come and visit Unplug Yourself at rAge 2017 as we add some Analog gaming to the mix. Come and learn how to play the likes of Magic:the Gathering, Pokémon, Runewars, Legend of the Five Rings, X-Wing, Star Wars Destiny and a host of brand new board games.


Unplugyourself @ EGE 2016

EGE 2016 Banner

With EGE 2016 around the corner , Unplugyourself is proud to announce that it will be in full force @ EGE. Join us for a weekend filled with Tabletop goodness. Come and try some exciting new games & let our game guides show you how to get started.

Along with a great selection of demo games there will also be three retailers that will have a fantastic range of games for purchase.

Read More

Ticket to Ride Tournament – ICON 2016

TTR banner“The rules are simple enough to write on a train ticket – each turn you either draw more cards, claim a route, or get additional Destination Tickets,” says Ticket to Ride author, Alan R. Moon. “The tension comes from being forced to balance greed – adding more cards to your hand, and fear – losing a critical route to a competitor.”

Join us at ICON 2016 for the annual Ticket to Ride tournament!

Read More

Catan World Championship Qualifier @ ICON 2016

catan banner slider

Fancy yourself a South African Catan champion?

Why not prove it and win yourself a place and trip to the Catan World Championships in Colorado, USA?

Unplug Yourself presents the Catan World Championship Qualifier at ICON 2016!

Seats are limited for this amazing event , so please book a ticket to avoid missing out! Click on the following link for more info –> https://www.quicket.co.za/events/18784-catan-world-championship-qualifier-at-icon-2016/#/

Read More

FanCon 2016

fancon 2016

FanCon is a comic con held in Cape Town, South Africa and is the first event of its kind to focus primarily on the comics industry as well as all affiliated industries such as manga, anime, movies & TV,  table top gaming, console gaming, cosplay, and all related pop culture and geek interests. The event was born out of the long established Free Comic Book Day event organised by Readers Den Comic Shop, and the inaugural FanCon event seeks to expand and build upon the FCBD event with an even greater presence for all things comics and pop culture related, and firmly establish the comic con phenomenon in Cape Town and South Africa as a whole.

Read More

Learn to Play Day 16 December 2015

770px x 385px slider banner Unplugyourself 16 Dec 20152015 has been a great year for table top gaming in South Africa, and  UNPLUG YOURSELF, the initiative by the three major table top game distributors (Blowfish, Boardgames SA & Skycastle) is excited to have been a part of that!

Read More



Warcon is an annual Geek and Gaming convention hosted by Warzone Gaming Club. This year we’re going big with awesome Stalls, Cosplay, LARP, Gaming, Kids area, Beer hall, Halloween party and more! Don’t miss it.

Read More

Timeless Board Games Party JHB – November Board gaming day



Indulge in over 130 board games and join us on Saturday 7th November for a fun filled day of board gaming, giveaways and much more!

New-comers and experienced board gamers welcome. Join other gamers or stick to your own group. A few guys will be walking around teaching games. Large, spacious and comfortable hall perfect for the biggest board game party in South Africa!

Read More