Monthly Archives: July 2020

Little Town Family Game Overview

Little Town Family Game Overview

With so many games releasing every year, it’s not uncommon for things to get confusing. Scott and I often will query one another to figure out the name of a game we have on our mind. We play so many games that sometimes I don’t ...
12 Places to Buy Unique & Fashionable Face Masks

12 Places to Buy Unique & Fashionable Face Masks

As much as I hate the fact that our lives are controlled by a pandemic, it is what it is. As a result, we’ve made dramatic changes to our lifestyle. Our entertainment includes things like playing board games that we can do at home. As ...
Jetpack Joyride Polyomino Game Overview

Jetpack Joyride Polyomino Game Overview

I’ve lost count of how many polyomino games we have featured here in the past year or so. The interesting thing is that while each used these common shapes, they’ve all had unique themes, boards, rules and goals. As an example, ...
Thrift Treasure: The Simpsons – Mystery of Life

Thrift Treasure: The Simpsons – Mystery of Life

Every single person on this planet has no doubt heard of The Simpsons. I was one of the lucky few who stumbled upon the show before it became a regular series. Originally done as shorts during the commercial breaks of The Tracey Ullman Show ...
Safely Celebrate this Independence Day

Safely Celebrate this Independence Day

My heart sank as I finished re-reading what I shared last year at this time. Never could we have predicted that our lives could take such a dramatic change in such a short period of time, yet these words seem like a lifetime ago. As you att ...
Would You Rather…? Prove It Game Overview

Would You Rather…? Prove It Game Overview

If you’ve ever had a long car ride with siblings, no doubt you’ve played a round of “Would You Rather” or two. Although if I were to guess, it probably wasn’t an officially sanctioned or scored game and was mor ...
Zoned Out City Building Game Overview

Zoned Out City Building Game Overview

I haven’t talked too much about my time as an accountant for the city where we resided in California. The finance department of any business sees monetary impact of all the different things that go on. As a result, I learned a lot abo ...
Pikoko Trick-Taking Game Overview

Pikoko Trick-Taking Game Overview

Have you ever walked by a table with people playing a game, only to have it catch your eye? Games that draw others to the table with their presence are some of the most desirable out there. We experienced this phenomenon while playtesting H ...