2008 in games

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This page lists board and card games, wargames, miniatures games, and tabletop role-playing games published in 2008. For video games, see 2008 in video gaming.

Games released or invented in 2008[edit]

Game awards given in 2008[edit]

Significant games-related events in 2008[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Date Name Age Notability
March 4 Gary Gygax 69 co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons
April 19 Bob Bledsaw 65 RPG designer, co-founder of Judges Guild
June 7 Erick Wujcik 57 RPG designer, co-founder of Palladium Books
July 23 N. Robin Crossby 54 RPG designer, creator of the Hârn setting
September 21 Brian Thomsen 49 Novelist, including Forgotten Realms

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