Monthly Archives: March 2017

Star Trek Panic Board Game Overview

Star Trek Panic Board Game Overview

If you ask most people whether they prefer Star Wars or Star Trek, you’ll get some very opinionated answers. Rare are the few that are true fans of both. The rest believe theirs is the best and the other is just fiction. And I have to ...
Library on the Go: Apps for Reading

Library on the Go: Apps for Reading

Can I ask you a question? When was the last time you picked up a book and read it? How about a newspaper? I think the last time I dedicated time to a good book was when we were on our cruise a couple years ago. It isn’t that I donR ...
Poker Assault Card Game Overview

Poker Assault Card Game Overview

By sheer coincidence we’re going to be talking about poker again today. Just a few days ago we had the pleasure of playing Main Street Card Club‘s poker-themed card game, Rush to Flush. If you recall, it used just a part of a po ...
The Merging of Crafts and Technology

The Merging of Crafts and Technology

Time and again I hear parents complaining about how lazy kids are today. No, you don’t see them outside playing like we used to. I mean, really, why would they want to Kick the Can when they could be watching movies on the garage door ...
Guilds of London Board Game Overview

Guilds of London Board Game Overview

Back when I was in middle school, our family lived in West Germany. Dad was assigned there as part of the QUASAS program supporting our military stationed overseas. From 4th through part of 8th grade I attended an American school but didn&# ...
Thrift Treasure: Twenty Four

Thrift Treasure: Twenty Four

I am guilty of sometimes overpaying for a game. There’s no consistent reasoning behind it, sometimes a design or theme just speaks to me. Case in point is this week’s Thrift Treasure. I wouldn’t normally pay $3 for a used ...
HUH? A Hilarious Party Game Giveaway!

HUH? A Hilarious Party Game Giveaway!

We’re going to do something a little different today, and you’re in for a treat. As you know, we love giving away board games and awarded something like 70 different during our 100+ Days of Giveaways! We do this because we have ...
Rush to Flush Card Game Overview

Rush to Flush Card Game Overview

Back in September we introduced you to 8-28 by Main Street Card Club. A quick-to-learn card game that reminded us a lot of the casino favorite, Blackjack. In January we followed up with Rock Paper Poker, which turned our childhood hand game ...
Wardrobe Upgrade with Lugz Mallard Boots

Wardrobe Upgrade with Lugz Mallard Boots

Once (or twice) upon a time in a prior life, I was a direct marketing rep. This was well before you could hawk your wares on the internet so the landscape of the business was very different back then. We held actual events in homes or at th ...
7 Ronin Board Game Overview

7 Ronin Board Game Overview

Last Friday at our game meet-up while some of us were standing around chatting before leaving, I asked why a friend’s wife hadn’t visited lately. We’ve heard her say that by the time she shows up (which is usually late) mo ...