Dice Kong is one of the first few board game cafes located in Cebu.

It hosts the board game nights by the Cebu Board Gaming Society and is also the home for local board game store, Ballista Games.

Dice Kong



12741909_10206598610736491_5727823422507705812_nSher Ko is a co-owner of Dice Kong Board Game Cafe. He is a licensed Mechanical Engineer, a former corporate slave, an aspiring entrepreneur, a “retired” musician, and an avid gamer. He mostly enjoys board games that involve a lot of strategy, depth, math and deduction. His forte is mostly card games.

On his free time he enjoys snorkeling, watching old films, playing Hearthstone and Shadowverse, and just reading about random things on the internet.

Favorite board games: Android: Netrunner, Splendor, Legendary: A Marvel Deckbuilding Game, and anything Jenny wants to play ❤


verneVerne Ahyong is a reader, writer, and gamer. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (2009) from the Ateneo de Manila University and a Masters in Business Administration (2015) from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business. He now works for The Maxwell Hotel, his family’s business in Cebu City, while writing freelance on the side.

Verne enjoys playing board games with strong thematic and storytelling elements. You can read his personal blog at www.coffeebeanandteareads.com.

Favorite Board Games: Eldritch Horror, Lords of Waterdeep, Above and Below, and Tales of the Arabian Nights.



Jesulito M. Kuan is an avid gamer, poet and fictionist, although what he writes is entirely depending on his mood.  He is a graduate of Literature and Linguistics from the University of San Carlos and considers Robert E. Howard and Cesar Aquino as his primary influence in writing.

As for his publishing history, his short memoir, ‘A Memento From New Jersey’ was featured in ‘The Nomads Quarterly’ magazine published by Bomba Express in 2015. In 2016, he published a chap book of my collected stories entitled ‘The Outsider’s Odyssey’ but only sold them locally with limited copies.

Favorite Board Games: 7 Wonders, Voyages of Marco Polo, Above and Below, Nations and Lords of Waterdeep.