Monthly Archives: March 2020

Thrift Treasure: Quip Qubes Game

Thrift Treasure: Quip Qubes Game

The fourth and final game we found on that lucky day in February is Quip Qubes. I thought I was familiar with all of the Scrabble brand games issued by Selchow & Righter in the 70’s and 80’s, but this one escaped me. It also ...
Everyone Loves a Parade Game Overview

Everyone Loves a Parade Game Overview

As we approach the middle of March, you may think I’m going to start talking about games to play on St. Patrick’s Day. Nope, we did that a couple of years ago. I want to brag about the Quad Cities St. Patrick’s Day parade. ...
Remnants Board Game Overview

Remnants Board Game Overview

One of my favorite things to do at conventions is sit down and kick back with board game designers. Whether it’s a game they had a part in creating or someone else’s, it’s a unique experience when you watch how they absorb ...
We Need to Talk… Party Game Overview

We Need to Talk… Party Game Overview

In the future, the beginning of this century will probably be known for a lot of things. It saw terrorist attacks, nuclear proliferation among smaller countries, military coups, an economic breakdown and the passing of beloved President Ron ...
2020 Nissan Altima Test Drive

2020 Nissan Altima Test Drive

The girls were just babies when Scott picked me up at the airport in a Nissan minivan. Until that point, I was dead set against owning one. I hadn’t researched minivans nor had any plans to do so. One of my best friends from college o ...
Gugong Strategy Game Overview

Gugong Strategy Game Overview

With a never-ending supply of information available on the internet, people naturally have no lack of ability to discover something new. Whether you want to learn what to pack for a cruise, how to host a sushi-themed party, read about new c ...
Thrift Treasure: Golf Mania! Game

Thrift Treasure: Golf Mania! Game

Continuing our story from the past couple of weeks and our great day at Goodwill, Golf Mania! was the third game we picked up. This one in particular caught our eye because of the publisher listed on the box – Fantasy Flight Games. If ...