WAY Funner Games
Alton, IL USA
The idea that became WAY Funner Games LLC began in 2009 after founder Larry Ashlock and his father were playing Tic Tac Toe with Larry's young nephew at a family gathering. The nephew's desire to keep playing even though the game would end in a tie was intriguing. His young mind was eager to find a path to victory despite the poor odds and limited choices. This was really the beginning a long journey which eventually became Tic Tac Match, an exciting card game alternative to traditional Tic Tac Toe that guarantees a winner every time. WAY Funner Games was founded in January 2020 and is dedicated to making games WAY funner.
One on a side note, the company name WAY Funner was inspired by the founder’s fondness for American parody artist, "Weird Al" Yankovic, and a general love of puns. The word WAY is an acronym using the letters in Al’s monogram (Weird Al Yankovic and the logo features a bright red accordion with bellows disguised as playing cards fanned open.