Yearly Archives: 2018

Wear a Favorite Board Game on Your Feet

Wear a Favorite Board Game on Your Feet

It’s no secret that we have a house full of shoe-lovers. Madison won’t admit it, but she loves wearing the proper shoe for the task, no matter the style. Kennedy, on the other hand, shops by brand before utility. And Nicole has ...
Sherlook Puzzle Game Overview

Sherlook Puzzle Game Overview

We don’t get the newspaper any more. It isn’t that I’m filling the gap by getting local news online. Quite the contrary. We watch two different local TV stations over the lunch hour to find out what is going on in our area ...
Setting Sail with Hotel Transylvania 3

Setting Sail with Hotel Transylvania 3

Have you noticed a recurring theme around here lately? If you haven’t then you have missed out on a lot of great Halloween-inspired content! In prior years, we’ve talked about decorating for Halloween and what to do with leftove ...
Feudum Strategy Game Overview

Feudum Strategy Game Overview

You’ve heard the phrase time is money. A couple weeks back I told you about the Dized app to help you learn how to play board games because instructions can often take a lot of time to read and comprehend and, you know, who has time for tha ...
Thrift Treasure: Callisto

Thrift Treasure: Callisto

Usually when we look for games at our thrift stores, we’re hunting for the latest version. Many games go through changes from issue to issue as rules are tweaked, players’ tastes change or additional features are added. Having t ...
Isle of Monsters Board Game Overview

Isle of Monsters Board Game Overview

Wednesday’s recommendation for a game to play on Halloween had us scaring the monsters under our beds and putting them into a closet. While it was named Monster Chase, a more descriptive title might have been “Monsters Under the ...
Zombie Tsunami Board Game Overview

Zombie Tsunami Board Game Overview

We’re beginning to wind up our list of Games to Play on Halloween and realized that we’ve given a lot of attention to monsters and ghosts, but have neglected one of the most common Halloween creatures of all time – zombies ...
Monster Chase Matching Game Overview

Monster Chase Matching Game Overview

I know it’s not fair for us to tease you with good games that are difficult to find here in the U.S. But we’re determined to highlight only the best of the best, and when there are over 5,000 new games published every year, it s ...
Terrible Monster Card Game Overview

Terrible Monster Card Game Overview

After seeing the first three entries into our series about games to play at Halloween, you might be thinking, “I don’t have the time to play a game AND hand out candy at the same time!”. We realize that candy-giving has pr ...
Monster Crunch Game Overview

Monster Crunch Game Overview

I’m sure we all remember those sugary cereals we all enjoyed as kids. And the TV commercials made us want to eat them morning, noon and night. I can vividly recall Saturday morning cartoons being interrupted with advertisements for th ...