Monthly Archives: October 2018

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 ...
Thrift Treasure: Suspend

Thrift Treasure: Suspend

Sometimes patience pays off. At last May’s Geekway to the West convention in St. Louis, our daughters discovered a new-to-them game by Melissa & Doug called Suspend. There were a number of copies in the play-to-win room and play i ...
I Can’t Even with These Monsters Overview

I Can’t Even with These Monsters Overview

Now that you’ve gotten your fill of sweets in yesterday’s Halloween feature, Ghosts Love Candy, we turn to what is the first of a series of games. Level 99 Games has created a new card game that reminds us a bit of Fluxx, where ...
Ghosts Love Candy Game Overview

Ghosts Love Candy Game Overview

Every year on Halloween it’s the same thing – kids go out and collect candy and then spend the rest of the evening gorging themselves. Us parents are left at home manning the front door for visitors, feeding into other families& ...
Home Security Without a Contract

Home Security Without a Contract

A couple weeks ago we had new neighbors move in around the corner and as is our custom, we welcomed them to the neighborhood with a plateful of treats. They returned the plate a week later with a lovely chrysanthemum plant. That’s wha ...
Top 20 Halloween Costumes of 2018

Top 20 Halloween Costumes of 2018

You’re in the market for a new costume for yourself or the kids. But you want to know what’s cool and hip this year (are those words still cool?). You’ll find plenty of Halloween costume guides published every year, but mo ...
Multiuniversum Card Game Overview

Multiuniversum Card Game Overview

One of the first sci-fi television shows we got hooked on, other than any of the Star Trek series, was Sliders. A young Jerry O’Connell and one of our favorite actors, John Rhys-Davies, traveled through a portal to visit an alternate ...