Queen Games distributed by Hutter Trade
As of now, a selection of Queen Games highlights is available in German-speaking countries through the distribution company Hutter Trade. Queen Games has been active in the board game industry for over 30 years. With titles such as “Alhambra” by Dirk Henn (Game of the Year 2003) or “Kingdom Builder” by Donald X. Vaccarino (Game of the Year 2012), as well as numerous nominations, the publisher has been able to demonstrate its expertise in strategy games on several occasions. Soon, the Essential Edition of “Marrakesh” by Stefan Feld will go on sale and be available directly through Hutter Trade. “We are very pleased to add another well-known partner to our strong distribution program. For 2023, we have focused strongly on our strategy game selection and can add another highlight with “Marrakesh”,” says Hermann Hutter, Managing Director of Hutter Trade.
The distribution company Hutter Trade saw the light of (corporate) day in 2004. At the same time, the publishing brand HUCH! was founded, which in turn is distributed by Hutter Trade. Since then, the development as well as the distribution of excellent and varied games goes hand in hand. With innovative children’s and family games with a lifestyle character, strategy games and multi-faceted sales products, HUCH! and Hutter Trade have created their very own profile. Numerous awards such as the Toy Award, Kinderspiel des Jahres, as well as nominations for Kinderspiel des Jahres or the Deutscher Spielepreis are proof of the publisher’s success. The joy of playing, creativity and design, and the interest in new trends have led both HUCH! and Hutter Trade to create game innovations that provide long-lasting fun and variety in everyday life.
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The game publisher Queen Games was founded in Troisdorf in 1992. Owner Rajive Gupta started a few years earlier with the distribution and production of the Indian Carrom game, but concentrated more and more on sophisticated board games. With the success of several “Spiel des Jahres” awards as well as nominations, the publishing house could underline its expertise.
Funtails distributed by Hutter Trade
As of 06/01/2023 the distribution company Hutter Trade welcomes a new distributor on board. With excellent classics such as “Glen More II” or immersive highlights as “Feed the Kraken”, Funtails has already gained a firm place on the games shelf. Starting in June, this market position will be further strengthened and Hutter Trade’s product range will be expanded to include the new partner Funtails. “We are very pleased to have such an experienced and reliable distribution partner at our side with Hutter Trade. Hutter Trade has earned an excellent reputation in the industry and we are proud that they will both take over our back catalog and act as co-publisher for all new products. We are sure, that this partnership will help us to further expand our brand and provide our fans with even more great board games,” said Steffen Rühl, CEO of Funtails GmbH.
Funtails GmbH is a manufacturer of high-quality board games that have been capturing the hearts of gamers worldwide since 2019. Well-known titles such as “Feed the Kraken” by Spiel Instabil, “Glen More II: Chronicles” by Matthias Cramer, and “CARAL” by Klaus-Jürgen Wrede have established themselves internationally. Titles that were previously only published in Germany, such as “Quiz Club” by Nils Hagemann and “Treehouse Diner” by Rüdiger Dorn, also have a loyal fan base. Funtails’ innovative and sophisticated games are characterized by high quality and attention to detail, offering players an incomparable experience.
The distribution company Hutter Trade was founded in 2004. At the same time, the publishing brand HUCH! was founded, which is distributed by Hutter Trade. Since then, the development as well as the distribution of excellent and varied games goes hand in hand. With innovative children’s and family games with a lifestyle character, strategy games and multi-faceted sales products, HUCH! and Hutter Trade have created their very own profile. Numerous awards such as the Toy Award, “Kinderspiel des Jahres”, as well as nominations for “Kinderspiel des Jahres” or the “Deutscher Spielepreis” are proof of the publisher’s success. Out of joy in playing, creativity and design, and an interest in new trends, both HUCH! and Hutter Trade provide game innovations that are long-lasting fun and add variety to everyday life.
In cooperation with Hutter Trade, Funtails will publish its new project “Comet” by Peter Prinz under the “HUCH!” label in the fall of 2023.