games

Design and Make Your own Board Games with 3D Printing

3D printing has been evolving and it’s being used for many crucial roles in medicine, architecture, and industry. With the focus shifting towards manufacturing we can forget that the potential…

Ultimaker​’s ​Design​ ​Engine​ ​Starter​ ​Pack Card Game Inspires Students to Create Original 3D Printable Models

Today, Ultimaker released the Ultimaker Design Engine Starter Pack, a card game made for educators, just in time for the new school year. The game was created by Lizabeth Arum…

Shapeways Releases Their 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

While the weather has been unseasonably warm this fall in the Northeast, things are heating up at Shapeways. In preparation for the upcoming holidays, the hard working team at Shapeways…

Ultimaker, MakerOS and Fat Cat Fab Lab Hit One Out of the Park with GAMESMASH 3D Printed Tabletop Game Challenge

A friend recently asked me why I participate in contests and challenges. Well, for one, it’s a whole lot of fun! It’s also an opportunity to test my skills and…

Intriguing New 3D Printed Puzzles and Games Released by Mike Le Page

This week we have the pleasure of announcing several new additions to Mike Le Page’s shapeways shop that will grab the attention of 3D print lovers and puzzle enthusiasts alike….

3D Printed Maze Cage Guaranteed to Keep You on Your Toes

Mike Le Page is a living testament to the fact that a youth filled with games actually support a future career. You may recognize his name from an article we wrote about…

3D Printed Molds for Pieces in Throne of Kings Chess Set

I have seen a lot of 3D printed chess sets in my day, it seems to be a project that just cries out to 3D print enthusiasts, almost as a…

Tabletop Angry Birds? Who Needs a Smartphone When You can Play a 3D Printed Version the Game?

Do you remember the day when the idea of “playing a game” meant more than just simply picking up a video game controller or smartphone? Do you remember when actual…

Lucid Trips: A Virtual Planetary System Which Features a 3D Printable Art Gallery

Ludic Trips is a virtual reality, geocaching experience that lets users build objects and navigate through a series of planetary dream worlds using motion controllers. During the experience, the user can…

This Addicting 3D Printed Desk Golf Game Will Keep You Busy for Hours

One of the great benefits of 3D printing is that it allows innovators, designers, and just plain everyday people like you and me to experiment with designing our own, custom objects….

Mounted Heroes Customizable 3D Printed Fantasy Figures to Hit Kickstarter

There is a very specific culture shared by tabletop gaming of all varieties, and one of the larger parts of it is the ability to control the way that you…

Cimmerian Space, Web-based Game, Will Allow You to 3D Print Your Own Space Ship

Cimmerian Space is a web-based game that allows you to explore space from the comfort of your own browser. It turns out that space is filled with hostile creatures, sexy…

A Game is A Game is A Game…Unless it’s Nova Jiang’s 3D Printed Chess

LA based artist Nova Jiang, born in China and raised in New Zealand, has been creating participatory art for the last eight years. Running through her art is the creation…