COOL MINI OR NOT HISTORY

Cool Mini or Not, also known simply as CMON, began in 2001 as a community rating website for fans of miniature figures. People could upload their creations and others would vote for their favourites. It was 10 years later (2011) that the company entered the board game industry, with the aim of bringing top quality miniatures to the tabletop. Since launching into the market, Cool Mini or Not have released several great game series such as Zombicide, Arcadia Quest, Blood Rage and Rum & Bones. CMON is a publicly listed company which has been trading on the Hong Kong Stock exchange since 2016. They also focus heavily on Kickstarter campaigns, and have several entries on the Most Funded list within the tabletop games category. 

COOL MINI OR NOT FRANCHISE

Since turning to the board game industry in 2011, Cool Mini or Not have created some of the most popular games on the market. They focus heavily on engaging gameplay, with top quality miniatures in all of their games. Two of their most popular franchises are Zombicide and Arcadia Quest. The former sees players working together in order to survive the zombie apocalypse. The latter sees players leading guilds of intrepid heroes on an epic campaign to dethrone the vampire lord and reclaim the mighty Arcadia for their own. Both games have spawned several expansions and spin-offs. Other popular games from the Cool Mini or Not collection include Rum & Bones, Massive Darkness, Blood Rage and most recently, Rising Sun.

COOL MINI OR NOT HISTORY

Cool Mini or Not, also known simply as CMON, began in 2001 as a community rating website for fans of miniature figures. People could upload their creations and others would vote for their favourites. It was 10 years later (2011) that the company entered the board game industry, with the aim of bringing top quality miniatures to the tabletop. Since launching into the market, Cool Mini or Not have released several great game series such as Zombicide, Arcadia Quest, Blood Rage and Rum & Bones. CMON is a publicly listed company which has been trading on the Hong Kong Stock exchange since 2016. They also focus heavily on Kickstarter campaigns, and have several entries on the Most Funded list within the tabletop games category. 

COOL MINI OR NOT FRANCHISE

Since turning to the board game industry in 2011, Cool Mini or Not have created some of the most popular games on the market. They focus heavily on engaging gameplay, with top quality miniatures in all of their games. Two of their most popular franchises are Zombicide and Arcadia Quest. The former sees players working together in order to survive the zombie apocalypse. The latter sees players leading guilds of intrepid heroes on an epic campaign to dethrone the vampire lord and reclaim the mighty Arcadia for their own. Both games have spawned several expansions and spin-offs. Other popular games from the Cool Mini or Not collection include Rum & Bones, Massive Darkness, Blood Rage and most recently, Rising Sun.

Rising Sun Review

By Daniel Tonge | 30/07/2018

Rising Sun is a game that excels at what it does, uniting a selection of great mechanics to make an exciting and engaging game. Read our review for more!

Zombicide: Green Horde Review

By Thomas Gorner | 10/10/2018

Green Horde is the first base game that is a direct continuation of the Zombicide timeline, and is based in the same era as Black Plague.

Zombicide: Wulfsburg Review

By Ewan Anderson | 23/01/2018

Zombicide: Wulfsburg, an expansion pack for Zombicide: Black Plague, adds a number of new and innovative features to enhance your Zombicide experience.

Zombicide: Rue Morgue Review

By Carl Marsden | 13/10/2017

Zombicide: Rue Morgue is the third season and final standalone set in the Zombicide series, following the original game and the Prison Outbreak boxes.

Zombicide: Toxic City Mall Review

By Carl Marsden | 05/09/2017 | 0 Comments

The Zombicide: Toxic City Mall expansion is a solid addition to any Zombicide collection. It offers an interesting level of new elements.

Zombicide Board Game Review

By Grayde Bowen | 07/08/2017 | 0 Comments

Zombicide is about as close to a pure miniatures game as you are going to get without needing to worry about rulers, points systems & terrain.

Bloodborne: The Card Game Review

By Nick Welford | 06/11/2017

Bloodborne sees up to five players form an uneasy alliance to fight off monsters together while battling to be the one who does the most damage…

Blood Rage Review

By Ross Gilchrist | 20/09/2018

Blood Rage is a hybrid drafting and area control miniatures war game with beautiful components and a sleek, but open-ended rule set.

Zombicide Black Plague Review

By Rob Crosbie | 20/02/2017

Imagine a Monty Python-esque world where the cries of ‘Bring out yer dead!’ are taken literally and before you have time to spell ‘zombies’, you’re overrun by the buggers.

COOL MINI OR NOT - TOP SELLERS

ZOMBICIDE

Zombicide is a collaborative game where you need to work together in order to survive the zombie apocalypse. Each of you will have unique abilities that you will need to master. Zombies are predictable yet deadly, controlled by simple rules and a deck of cards. Oh, you're all outnumber by these creatures too!

ARCADIA QUEST

In Arcadia Quest, players lead guilds of intrepid heroes on an epic campaign to dethrone the vampire lord and reclaim the mighty Arcadia for their own. Only one of you can be the winner though, which means you must battle each other as well as the monsters that await across this world.

BLOOD RAGE

In Blood Rage, each player controls their own Viking clan’s warriors, leader, and ship. Ragnarök has come, and it’s the end of the world! It’s the Vikings’ last chance to go down in a blaze of glory and secure their place in Valhalla. You'll have to invade and pillage the land to find its rewards and crush your rivals in epic battles.

RISING SUN

Rising Sun is a board game for three to five players set in legendary feudal Japan. The game has been designed by acclaimed designer Eric Lang, and is all about politics, tradition and war! Each player must lead their clan to victory, negotiating the most profitable alliances, gaining the favour of the Kami and recruiting monsters.

COUNCIL OF FOUR

In Council of Four, players take on the roles of rich merchants who aim to obtain permits to build their own Emporium inside the cities of the three kingdoms. Whoever take more permits, while also placing their Emporium in the best places, will be the most famous merchant and will win the game!

VICTORIAN MASTERMINDS

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RAISE YOUR GOBLETS

In Raise Your Goblets, players take the roles of nobles at a banquet, each one with their own agenda of personal vendetta. Each player has wine, poison and antidote tokens they can pour into the goblets, trying to poison their enemies while staying alive themselves! Each noble has a special ability too....

BLOODBORNE CARD GAME

The Bloodborne Card Game is based on the popular video game, set in Chalice Dungeons of Yharnam! It's a game about risk management, as well as a little co-operative thinking, tactical play and inventory management. This game is designed by Eric Lang, so you know it's going to be awesome!

WAY OF THE PANDA

Way of the Panda is a worker-placement game in which players control three different figures; the monk, merchant and warrior! You need to choose your action to move around the board, build buildings, train your character, and gain wisdom. In order to take stronger actions, you must pay a higher price!

ZOMBICIDE

Zombicide is a collaborative game where you need to work together in order to survive the zombie apocalypse. Each of you will have unique abilities that you will need to master. Zombies are predictable yet deadly, controlled by simple rules and a deck of cards. Oh, you're all outnumber by these creatures too!

ARCADIA QUEST

In Arcadia Quest, players lead guilds of intrepid heroes on an epic campaign to dethrone the vampire lord and reclaim the mighty Arcadia for their own. Only one of you can be the winner though, which means you must battle each other as well as the monsters that await across this world.

BLOOD RAGE

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RISING SUN

Rising Sun is a board game for three to five players set in legendary feudal Japan. The game has been designed by acclaimed designer Eric Lang, and is all about politics, tradition and war! Each player must lead their clan to victory, negotiating the most profitable alliances, gaining the favour of the Kami and recruiting monsters.

COUNCIL OF FOUR

In Council of Four, players take on the roles of rich merchants who aim to obtain permits to build their own Emporium inside the cities of the three kingdoms. Whoever take more permits, while also placing their Emporium in the best places, will be the most famous merchant and will win the game!

VICTORIAN MASTERMINDS

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RAISE YOUR GOBLETS

In Raise Your Goblets, players take the roles of nobles at a banquet, each one with their own agenda of personal vendetta. Each player has wine, poison and antidote tokens they can pour into the goblets, trying to poison their enemies while staying alive themselves! Each noble has a special ability too....

BLOODBORNE CARD GAME

The Bloodborne Card Game is based on the popular video game, set in Chalice Dungeons of Yharnam! It's a game about risk management, as well as a little co-operative thinking, tactical play and inventory management. This game is designed by Eric Lang, so you know it's going to be awesome!

WAY OF THE PANDA

Way of the Panda is a worker-placement game in which players control three different figures; the monk, merchant and warrior! You need to choose your action to move around the board, build buildings, train your character, and gain wisdom. In order to take stronger actions, you must pay a higher price!