Over 350 games can be tried in the Sports Hall of Mettlach. Over 350 games can be tried in the Sports Hall of Mettlach. To Christmas many games are being given away this year again. The problem: Usually you have to buy the cat in the bags, because in the business can be so ill try out the games. Since 2005 the youth auxiliary carrier nimble fleas Merzig e.V. offers a solution to this problem: a few weeks before Christmas he creates the possibility to inform themselves extensively on many games and especially also to try them out. Expert advice completes the service offer of the Association. The “9 Saarland Games Festival” takes place on 16 and 17 November in the Sports Hall of Mettlach. The game of the year award winners include the friendlies as every year: “Hanabi” (game of the year), “The enchanted Tower” (children’s game of the year) and “The legends of andor” (expert game of the year) were awarded in 2013. Also many new products from the world’s largest trade fair for games are available. Here, E.g. “the tumbling barrel” through the area, the letter flies “love letter” must be delivered and “Mauna Kea” must be escaped before the volcano. A total of over 350 games can be tried. The Conference Board game – large leaves time all possibilities: two days to test the games (Saturday from 10 until 23 h, Sunday from 10 to 18 hrs) are available. Game-experienced youth leaders to the introduction to the games available to guests at these times. This service is very good, he makes much easier but the understanding of the rules. Again in the program are also some tournaments: on the two days at 14: 00 will be played at “Pickomino on the roast worm corner” for the victory. These tournaments are also considered qualifying tournaments Heckmeck World Championship, which is organized by the Zoch-Verlag. Respectively, the top two finishers qualify for the final tournament in Munich. Saturdays at 6: 00 the probably the fastest card game in the world is “Speed”. The novelty of “Five cucumber” is directly in a tournament (Saturday, 16: 00). Participation in the tournament is free, small prices there win. The game “The werewolves by dark forest” is equally interesting for older children, adolescents and adults. Saturday from 20: 00 until 23: 00 guests must dive into the dark forest in search of after the werewolves wherein some also even discreetly will be involved as werewolves. Who interested to try out new games, or just time with beautiful board games to spend, is invited to participate in the Games Festival. Admission is free, for the well-being of course. Registration is not required. Another special feature of the event: By working with a video game retailers some of the test games on the spot can be purchased or ordered. Thus, the nimble fleas offer a full-service themed game. Further information on the Saarland Games Festival are available at the Chairman of the Association, Dirk Oehling (Ph. 06853 400053 or 0173 8466413) or his substitute Simone Schafer (Ph. 06872 887546 or 0170-2156322).