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Thrift Treasure: Challenge Yahtzee

Thrift Treasure: Challenge Yahtzee

Yahtzee is probably one of the first games everyone plays when first introduced to board game. Everyone loves rolling the dice, pushing their luck and trying to get the highest score possible. Plus there’s the rush of excitement when ...
Thrift Treasure: Showdown Yahtzee

Thrift Treasure: Showdown Yahtzee

I was really excited to find this copy of Showdown Yahtzee at our local Goodwill this week. Not because I had been looking for it. In fact, I didn’t know anything about the game. It was because Yahtzee was one of my favorite games to ...
Thrift Treasure: Yahtzee Free for All

Thrift Treasure: Yahtzee Free for All

Like most of you, when we were growing up, one of our family’s staple games to pull out on game night was Yahtzee. We loved it so much we eventually got a copy of Triple Yahtzee which added three scoring columns, requiring you to choo ...
Clever Cubed Roll & Write Game Overview

Clever Cubed Roll & Write Game Overview

Getting old can be so frustrating. Half of the time I can’t remember the reason for walking into a specific room and the other half I experience feelings of déjà vu. Until recently (when we stopped regularly seeing people in person), ...
Istanbul: The Dice Game Overview

Istanbul: The Dice Game Overview

Last week while we were playing Shake Up, a vintage game we found at thrift, Nicole was frustrated by how well some of us (me) were rolling. The best rolls in the game were straights of four or four-of-a-kind. This allowed you to take three ...
Catan 25th Anniversary Edition Game Overview

Catan 25th Anniversary Edition Game Overview

Over the past several years, I’ve noticed that board games are mentioned quite often in modern television shows like The Big Bang Theory, Parks & Rec and South Park. While many shows still depict the standard Yahtzee, Risk, Monopo ...
Thrift Treasure: Shake Up Board Game

Thrift Treasure: Shake Up Board Game

It’s been a very long time since we’ve found a game by Jax at thrift that we didn’t already own. We’re huge fans of the original Sequence game and have since invested in both Sequence Dice and Kazink, a Sequence-like ...