Gnomes at Midnight

Gnomes come alive at midnight!  Quickly forage for toadstools, bump rival gnomes away or dance across the garden in formation.  Keep your gnomes unseen between the shifting moon beams by staying in the shadows or keeping still. If you’re looking for a new 2 player board game, this is it!

Be sneaky or bold, but only one group of gnomes will win the garden for the night. A perfect game for gnome lovers!


Number of players: 2

For Ages: 8+

Playing time: 10 minutes


  • 5 Garden Gnomes
  • 5 Woodland Gnomes
  • 2 Garden Boards
  • 12 Moonbeam Cards
  • 4 Dance Pattern Cards
  • 2 Rule Cards


David Van Drunen


Kiri Østergaard Leonard


Michael Christopher

Tabletop Gaming Guild
How to Play

“The three objectives in this light strategy game make a big difference in the game; they make it so you can trick an opponent and win the game.”

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Bearded Meeple Game Review & How to Play

“The more you replay it the more you see the depth and how your strategy can grow in this game. 

I enjoyed it, it’s quick fast fun, I hope you get a chance to check it out.”

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Three Ways to Win

One of the unique features of the game is that there are three different ways to win. See if you can spot which winning strategy each of these players is going for ….

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tabletop simulator

Gnomes at Midnight is now available through “Tabletop Simulator”. You’ll need to download and install Steam on your computer and buy Tabletop Simulator, but you’ll be able to try out the game for free.

Print and Play Version

If you’d like to try the game out right now, the three “Page” buttons below contain all the files for a Print and Play version for you to download and print the basic components necessary to play Gnomes at Midnight.  Just click each of the three buttons below, download the pdf files, print and cut out the black and white images to get started playing the game.

We hope you have a lot of fun and let us know what you think?

Below are links to two alternative Print and Play Game Boards in colour to augment your existing full game.