Power to the Meeple! In the year 2015 "Meeple" was officially added to the Oxford dictionary. And according to Top Shelf Fun, A "meeple" is a little wooden pawn used in modern day board gaming to represent a player. It originated in the wonderful tile-placement game Carcassonne. "Meeple" is believed to be a combination of the words "my" and "people."
With table top gaming growing in popularity, this iconic game piece is too. Table top gaming crosses boundaries, it unites us. POWER TO THE MEEPLE.