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Serge Laget - Game Designer - Biography

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Best Known For:

Serge Laget is best known for designing or co-designing Cargo Noir (2011), Shadows Over Camelot (2005, with Bruno Cathala), Mare Nostrum (2003), Mystery Express (2010, with Antoine Bauza), and Ad Astra (2009, with Bruno Faidutti).

Other Games:

Among the other games designed or co-designed by Serge Laget are Mystery of the Abbey (1996), Senji (2008), Wicked Witches Way (2006), Castle (2000), and Kheops (2008). In total, he has designed or co-designed about a dozen published games, along with several expansions.

First Published Games:

Serge Laget's first published game was 1984's Le Gang des Traction-Avant, a mafia-themed game co-designed with Alain Munoz and published by International Team and Schmidt Spiele.

Awards:

Shadows Over Camelot was my pick as the best board game of 2005. Mystery Express was my pick as the #9 board game of 2010. Mystery of the Abbey is on my list of the best mystery games.

Web Site:

SergeLaget.com (in French)

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