BREXIT AND BOARDGAMES
by Selwyn Ward
After much huffing and puffing, January 2021 finally saw the end of the ‘transition period’ of Brexit – Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union. Some view Brexit as the rejection of an overweening centralised bureaucracy. Others see it in terms akin to the secession of the Confederacy from the USA. Whatever your point of view, the debate is now over and Brexit is here. Britain is no longer part of the European Union, the European ‘Single Market’ or the European ‘Customs Union’. But, let’s be specific, what does Brexit mean for board gamers?