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Ricochet Poker Game Giveaway

Ricochet Poker Game Giveaway

I don’t know about you, but I avoid games like poker because I can’t keep a straight face. Everyone usually knows if I’m telling the truth or *trying* to bluff. This year, our guide to card games included a poker game that ...
Thrift Treasure: Poker’s Wild

Thrift Treasure: Poker’s Wild

If there’s one thing that catches our eye on a game box, it’s the slogan “from the maker’s of Sequence“. Sequence was one of the first games we started playing as a family nearly a decade ago. We would also hos ...
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 ...
Rock Paper Poker Card Game Overview

Rock Paper Poker Card Game Overview

Back in September we discovered a card game publisher we hadn’t seen before. A friend from another game company gave us a copy of 8-28 and asked us to take a look at it. It is a fun little game taking some ideas behind Blackjack and t ...
Thrift Treasure: Showdown Poker

Thrift Treasure: Showdown Poker

I admit it, I’m guilty. Guilty of buying a game just because the components are cool. This week’s Thrift Treasure isn’t the first time I’ve paid a buck or two just to have some cool minis, unique currency or custom d ...
Hearts & Poker for the Real Gamer

Hearts & Poker for the Real Gamer

Back in July we told you about Student Bodies, an extremely fun (and challenging) cooperative game from Smirk & Dagger. Since then we have tried a number of times to escape from that high school; and every time being eaten alive and tur ...
Yokai Septet Card Game Overview

Yokai Septet Card Game Overview

One of the earliest card games I remember learning was hearts. My brother and I were taught it at a young age after we had mastered War and Poker. It was our first foray into the world of trick-taking and learning when to play a card and wh ...
Thrift Treasure: The Racing Horse Game

Thrift Treasure: The Racing Horse Game

I have fond memories of playing card games with my parents. They taught me most of the classics – Rummy, Hearts and yes, even Poker. In fact, we played a number of poker variations. I recall playing 5-card draw, 7-card draw and 5-card ...
Most Wanted Card Game Overview

Most Wanted Card Game Overview

We’re always on the lookout for games that support more than the traditional four players. We get it, designing a game for a larger group is difficult unless all you’re doing is copying the Cards Against Humanity (Apple to Apple ...