Andrea has been a games addict since the tender age of six. He works in the board games industry as a consultant, journalist and recognized expert. He has been part of the Boardgamenews crew since its inception, and currently contributes articles, reviews, news and material for numerous publications and websites, including Opinionated Gamers, Gamers Alliance Report and BGG News. He is the Artistic Director of PLAY: The Games Festival, Italy’s greatest gamers event.
Andrea teaches games at various schools throughout Italy. He is a founder of ILSA, the Italian board games magazine, and he writes reviews and articles for the Italian websites www.goblins.net and gioconomicon.net
Born in 1972, Andrea is married and has two children: Francesco and Caterina.