Over 100 board game competitions

The Mind Sports Olympiad is an international event with over 100 different competitions ranging from classics like Chess, Backgammon, Scrabble, and Go to newer games, including Settlers of Catan, 7 Wonders, Dominion, and Carcassonne. Card games figure too, with the Amateur Poker World Championship alongside exam-based competitions ranging from Memory and Sudoku to the Mental Calculations World Championship. Our most prestigious accolade is the Pentamind World Championship which is awarded each year to the player with the best results in five different competitions.

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Our Discord server is the best place for you to talk to likeminded players about everything mind-sports and board-games!  During our online competitions this is also the best way for you to communicate with us to answer any questions you might have.

Latest News

Fair Play at MSO and Chinese Chess Disqualification

The Mind Sports Olympiad Xiangqi Swiss tournament took place on Saturday, April 16, 2022. Ching Hung Nam…

The Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine

The Mind Sports Olympiad committee is devastated and outraged by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. We stand with…

MSO Grand Prix – Registrations Now Open!

Registration is now open for all tournaments in the MSO Grand Prix 2022 (15th April to 29th…

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