The German Kennerspiel des Jahres
, first awarded in 2011, expands the prestigious Spiel des Jahres
to recognize the "expert game of the year".
These are games which are meant for a more experienced audience, and where the Spiel des Jahres typically recognizes the best games for the entire family, the Kennerspiel des Jahres
is more for gamers looking
for games which present more of a challenge.
If you're looking for a game for a more serious gamer, this is a great place to start.