World's Fair 1893 Receives Mensa Select Award

63 board games compete for Mensa Select® status at Mensa Mind Games 2016

ARLINGTON, Texas (April 17, 2016) — Following 42 hours of nonstop board game action, World's Fair 1893 was chosen as one of the five 2016 Mensa Select winners.

“Our judges have the great pleasure of reviewing some of the best new tabletop games out there,” said Chief Judge Greg Webster. “We are happy to be able to provide valuable feedback to all of the competing manufacturers.” Next year’s event will be hosted by the Metropolitan Washington Mensa chapter. To find out about competing games and the winners, visit

Mensa Mind Games is an annual tabletop competition open to games that are new to market within the last two years. Entries for 2017 consideration must have achieved national distribution between June 1, 2015 and June 1, 2017. Entries for Mind Games 2017 will start being accepted in late fall of 2016.