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Scott
Full Name: Scott Brady Website: http://www.sahmreviews.com
Info: A former manufacturing executive, Scott now balances his family life with ownership and backend administration of websites such as SahmReviews.com, GiftCardCollector.com and a number of other online properties. He also is an occasional writer and full-time board game fanatic.
Cryptid Deduction Game Overview

Cryptid Deduction Game Overview

You might have noticed a game trend on SahmReviews over the past year or so. We’ve always professed to have a preference for both abstract games and games that utilize dice. Looking back at the games we played in 2018 and it is obviou ...
New Releases from Goliath Games

New Releases from Goliath Games

Now that the holidays are well behind us, we’re trying to catch up on all the amazing toys & games that were released just in time for Christmas. Every year we publish a number of Holiday Gift Guides to help you fill up that empty ...
Pocket Mars Card Game Overview

Pocket Mars Card Game Overview

Here’s something you may or may not have known – we are measuring the gravity levels on Mars. More specifically, NASA is measuring the density of Mount Sharp in the hope it will give new insight into the range’s formation. ...
Thrift Treasure: Geomag Magnetic Challenge

Thrift Treasure: Geomag Magnetic Challenge

When our girls were younger, they had a construction set of magnetic balls and sticks they loved creating with. I don’t recall the brand, but recall that there were a number of them on the shelves of our Walmart. We’ve even pick ...
Board Games to Play on Valentine’s Day

Board Games to Play on Valentine’s Day

I think we accidentally discovered a void in the board game market. We were searching for Valentine’s Day themed games to bring to our weekly game night and discovered that there really aren’t that many. Sure, there are plenty o ...
Jungli-La Card & Dice Game Overview

Jungli-La Card & Dice Game Overview

There’s a game designer whose games are appearing in our game night bag more often than any other. For our weekly game night sessions we typically look for engaging titles that play more than four players, are quick to teach and still ...
Pictomania Drawing Game Overview

Pictomania Drawing Game Overview

Something you may have noticed about the games we tend to play as a family is that we don’t play a lot of games that require artistic talent. There have been all kinds of drawing games over the years, but since my repertoire isn’ ...
Thrift Treasure: Bounce It In

Thrift Treasure: Bounce It In

If you ask me if I’ve ever bought Tupperware from our Goodwill, then my answer now is “Yes, as a matter of fact, I have.” What you may not realize is that I’m not referring to the pastel colored plastic storage items ...
Reef Strategy Game Overview

Reef Strategy Game Overview

Just last week I was talking about companies that spin off a new brand to better target the market they are after. Flying Meeple was our feature last time and is a sub-brand of Game Salute, LLC. We’ve also played titles by Smirk & ...
Thrift Treasure: Senet Game

Thrift Treasure: Senet Game

Over the past few years there have been a number of discoveries of ancient board games by archaeologists. One was found in a secret chamber of a Russian castle and dates back to the 1300’s. Another was discovered in a heavily looted 2 ...