5 Reasons Why You Should Attend AB Con 2019

The African Board game Convention (AB Con) is here again and you know what this means. It sure means that board game enthusiasts like you are on their way to Abuja, Nigeria’s capital to the biggest convention for African games in the world.

Since 2016, NIBCARD has led conversations and expanded the culture of board games at AB Con with your help. This year, it is bigger and better. If you were having doubts, here are five reasons why you should not miss the 2019 edition.

  • Games, games and more games

In the last year, we have expanded our board game collections especially with the launch of our café in March, 2019. At AB Con, you will be walking in a board game candy store with the option to play and study board games made by Africans, Nigerians and game designers from all over the world.

  • On the spot game making

Have you ever wondered how your favourite board games are made, well, look no further as you will be given the chance to create your game on the spot. Yes, you will get some guidance from our hands-on designers but we know you will do amazing already. Why miss the chance then?

  • Meet amazing designers

We know you love playing board games and would love to understand how the mind of a designer works. You will get to meet some amazing designers and who knows, you might inspire their next game and yours.

  • Fun game competition

There are amazing cash and non-cash prizes for grabs at the game competition session. Why don’t you invite your squad for a game battle and let’s see who has been paying attention at game’s night.

  • Network

You know the beauty about board games is its ability to bring all kinds of people together. AB Con 2019 has been designed to draw a diverse crowd that we know you would love to meet. Why don’t you register to attend?

The 2019 AB Con will hold on Saturday, December 14 at the Exhibition Pavilion, 903 Tafawa Balewa Way, opposite Radio House, Abuja, Nigeria.

Get your tickets at NIBCARD Games Café, SILVERBIRD Cinema, SALAMADER café Abuja or online via

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