Who we


At Asmodee, we make Great Games and tell Amazing Stories

Stéphane Carville Chief Executive Officer

We only succeed together.

Our success comes from our two strong pillars publishing studios & distribution networks. From this powerful core of the games business, we will transform high-potential stories into iconic IPs and fantastic opportunities for consumer products.

We empower people to dare.

We believe in the power of ideas, and encourage creativity and innovation. We believe that every idea can become a success story. To create the conditions for each project to succeed, we have built an R&D and innovation model based on test and learn, from publishing to distribution.

We believe in creative business.

We are constantly growing by reinventing ourselves and always looking for new stories to tell.

We lead generously.

We may be leaders in our industry, but we believe in growing the market with respect for equality and universality.

We are seriously cool.

We are in the business of games, with a real entrepreneurial spirit. We are 750 amazing people who create and sell cool products and we take it very seriously.

We set imagination free.

As we consider ourselves to be the business angels of our sector, we’re always eager to give a chance to high-potential initiatives in publishing, development and distribution. We give people the tools to create exciting worlds, where their imagination can run free .

In brief

  • Strategy

    From games to entertainment… infinite possibilities

    As a worldwide leader in the games industry,
    we create and distribute game experiences to a global audience. Our games tell immersive stories that inspire people to push the boundaries of their imagination.

    Using the narrative power of games,
    we aspire to create experiences that follow game players throughout their life, across all forms of media.

    From a powerful core of the games business,
    we’ll explore new forms of content and entertainment to transform intensely immersive stories
    into successful IPs and fantastic opportunities
    for consumer products.

    When you have a game with a great story to tell,
    the sky’s the limit.

  • Work

    It’s all about telling great stories and intense experiences

    From the earliest days, we’ve wanted to tell amazing stories. Our goal is to create the most immersive games. With a track record that includes a large number of global blockbusters like: Dobble/Spot it! Catan, Star Wars: X-Wing, Ticket to Ride, Jungle Speed, Arkham Horror, Pandemic, and Timeline. As well as, having many titles to choose from, the gaming experience should appeal to the widest possible audience. For that reason, we keep bringing each game to its maximum potential, in order to tell the best stories to the greatest number of people.

  • Our group

    Discover what makes Asmodee tick

    We search high and low to discover the freshest talent and veteran leaders to continue building an organization made up of a diverse and inclusive group of superstars. We take being cool serious and first and foremost are in the games business, so everything we do reflects that. Our team started off as a couple of guys and a garage, now we’re close to 750 people with studios and offices all over the world.

  • History

    We've been around a long time but we still like to shake things up.

    It all started with a couple of friends in a garage, who loved games decided to create and sell their own. They added more games to their roster and what started as a small game business has become a fast growing company. This is the story of how all the companies that today form our group were created. We are passionate people, gamers that create and distribute games for all players. Today with 11 development studios, 11 distribution business units and over 750 employees worldwide. We’re ready to make the next 20 years even more successful for us and our partners.

Locations All
  • Studios

  • Fantasy Flight Games

    Fantasy Flight Games is a leading hobby game company based out of Roseville, Minnesota. We publish a massive array of board and card games, roleplaying games, Living Card Games®, miniatures games and digital games. Established in 1995, FFG has earned a reputation for its innovative gameplay, immersive gaming experiences, industry-leading customer service, and top-quality game components (often enhanced with highly detailed plastic miniatures and beautiful artwork).

    Many of its most popular titles are based on beloved licenses such as Star Wars, George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire, and J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, as well as our own proprietary licenses such as Legend of the Five Rings, Android, and Runebound. Throughout the course of the company’s history, FFG has published games in over thirty languages and distributed games to more than fifty territories.

    1995 County Road B2 West
    Roseville, MN 55113
    United States of America

  • Days of Wonder

    Play Different

    Days of Wonder® develops and publishes games that Play different.™ From its insistence on releasing only a very limited number of new games, to its uncompromising board game production values and unique in-house digital development team, Days of Wonder consistently raises the bar with an unmatched string of hits that includes Ticket to Ride®, the world’s best-selling train game; Small World®, the legendary fantasy game of epic conquests; and Memoir ’44®, the World War II saga with 20 expansions to its credit.

    Days of Wonder board games are distributed in 40 countries and their digital versions are available on the iOS App Store and Google Play, as well as on Steam and Days of Wonder’s web site. To date, the company has sold over 5 million board games and hosted over 45 million games online; and it remains the youngest company ever to win Germany’s prestigious Spiel des Jahres, the world’s most coveted game prize.

    238, rue des Frères Farman
    78530 BUC Cedex

  • Space Cowboys

    Space Cowboys is a french publisher. This creative studio was created in 2013 by the founders of Asmodee (the leader in the French gaming market): Marc Nunes, Philippe Mouret, and Croc.
    Space Cowboys now sports four main ranges in its catalog : Splendor, T.I.M.E Stories, Unlock! and Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective.
    All of these games are best-sellers and they all have received or been nominated for gaming awards all around the world.
    The studio’s first game, Splendor, is now considered as a classic, as well as an ideal entry point into the boardgaming hobby.
    T.I.M.E Stories, Unlock! and Sherlock Holmes Consulting Detective have many original and specific mechanisms, and they all show the taste of the Space Cowboys for games with very strong narrative elements.
    In the future, Space Cowboys will keep on developing these ranges and creating new designs and IPs, with these goals in mind : introducing innovative and solid mechanisms, choosing high quality game materials, relying on beautiful art and foremost of all : having the will to always amaze.

    238, rue des Frères Farman
    78530 BUC Cedex

  • Zygomatic

    For the past 20 years, we have been scouting around for the best family games on the market : party games, card games, for 8+ and young adults.

    We currently handle a strong family games portfolio so that we can propose a game for each time of the day.
    Our games’ identity : easy rules, short duration, intergenerational gameplay and a reference point for party games.

    238, rue des Frères Farman
    78530 BUC Cedex

  • Catan Studio

    We develop and publish Catan® games

    Catan Studio® is devoted to making Catan® the world’s preeminent social game brand. We are creating an enduring, positive, premium, value-based global brand. Constantly growing while firmly rooting itself in the fabric of popular culture, Catan is leading a worldwide renaissance of social gaming. Catan Studio is bringing the fun, infectious, and interactive story of Catan to all media and cross-media platforms.

    804 Elliott Ave
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    United States of America

  • Z-Man Games

    Since 1999, Z-Man Games has published over 100 critically acclaimed games with a wide variety of themes and game mechanics from casual to complex. We are known throughout the industry for our eclectic catalog that encapsulates the best of what games have to offer—from beloved classics like Tales of the Arabian Nights to shiny new products like Pandemic Legacy. We also partner with several international publishers to release their games in English markets.

    Our keen eye for design innovation, attention to visual aesthetics, and top-notch components allows us to stand out among game publishers, and it has attracted the top creative minds in the industry to trust us to take their exciting, fresh ideas from concept to reality. We plan to continue this award-winning tradition for years to come. Thanks for playing!

    1995 County Road B2 West
    Roseville, MN 55113
    United States of America

  • Plaid Hat Games

    We are committed to producing games that captivate players' imaginations and deliver over-the-top fun

    Plaid Hat Games is the board game studio behind Dead of Winter, Mice and Mystics, Summoner Wars, and other beloved tabletop franchises. We are committed to producing games that captivate players’ imaginations and deliver over-the-top fun.

    Plaid Hat Games’ designers build award-winning stories and game systems that pull you in and drive you to play your best. Our designers are supported by an incredible team of artistic talent, making our games look and feel like true adventures. Our hope is that whenever you sit down to play our games, you’ll have a brand new experience of drama and excitement that you’ll remember for years to come.

    15928 Midway Rd.
    Addison, TX 75001-4261
    United States of America

  • Edge Entertainment

    Play beyond the limits

    Founded in 1999, Edge Entertainment is a Franco-Spanish publishing company with an extensive catalog of more than one thousand references and with distribution in more than 30 countries. Our catalog includes relevant licenses from the entertainment industry such as Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings or Game of Thrones. Edge Entertainment also distributes a considerable amount of hobby game industry best sellers; among them titles like Citadels, Zombicide, Bang!, Munchkin, X-Wing or Ticket to Ride.

    The Edge Studio is responsible for the graphic design of major hits in the international market like the Game of Thrones Boardgame, Game of Thrones HBO Card Game, Star Wars Role-Playing Game, Legend of the Five Rings 4th Edition Role-Playing Game or Gears of War Boardgame.

    Avda. Diego Martínez Barrio 10
    Edificio Insur, Planta 6, Módulo 2
    41013 Sevilla

    1 Rond-Point de Flotis
    Bâtiment 3, 1er Étage
    31240 Saint-Jean

  • Pearl Games

    Young publisher of modern board games

    It is difficult to define an editorial line in a nutshell! Especially when one considers that the most important in a game design is nothing more than the emotions that the game can generate among the players … Let us still define the future games Pearl Games:
    – lively games bringing many different feelings among players,
    – mechanically strong, intelligent and original to highlight the first point,
    – importance given to game design,
    – games of all types for all types of players.

    Rue Bas Forest 4A
    7911 Frasnes-Lez-Buissenal

  • Ystari

    238, rue des Frères Farman
    78530 BUC Cedex

  • HeidelBÄR

    We create unordinary games connecting geeks, non-gamers and families alike.

    Born out of the traditional publisher Heidelberger Spieleverlag this German development studio carries the legacy of 27 years as a successful publisher in Germany and beyond. Innovative game concepts, outstanding components, and bold non-standard designs have been the key features of all HeidelBÄR products. Games like A la carte, Aarghtect, Erwischt and many more have delighted German players since decades. The “Bears” dedicate themselves to fill the gap between gamers and non-gamers, geeks and families to create new games building bridges and gather everybody on the same table.

    Heidelberger Spieleverlag was renowned in Germany and famous for its huge booth on the SPIEL in Essen. HeidelBÄR Studio as its successor now joins the ranks of other smashing studios like FFG, Space Cowboys and Z-Man. The Bear is finally going back to its roots and to creating new games.

    Hauptstrasse 107
    63897 Miltenberg

  • Lookout Games

    Games on the Kennerspiel level

    The German label Lookout is notorious for outstanding board and card games like the 2-player bestseller Patchwork, the 2016 Kennerspiel winner Isle of Skye or Uwe Rosenberg’s Harvest Trilogy Agricola, LeHavre and Ora&Labora as well as clasics like 1830 and other games from the 18xx universe. Paired with the distinctive artwork of Klemens Franz, Lookout games have a unique feel and a fan base all over the world.


Asmodee digital-publishes and distributes the best digital games experience, replicating in the digital world what has made Asmodee’s success. We work tirelessly to insure gamers get the same experience on and off-line.


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