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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.
Guilds of London Board Game Overview

Guilds of London Board Game Overview

Back when I was in middle school, our family lived in West Germany. Dad was assigned there as part of the QUASAS program supporting our military stationed overseas. From 4th through part of 8th grade I attended an American school but didn&# ...
Thrift Treasure: Twenty Four

Thrift Treasure: Twenty Four

I am guilty of sometimes overpaying for a game. There’s no consistent reasoning behind it, sometimes a design or theme just speaks to me. Case in point is this week’s Thrift Treasure. I wouldn’t normally pay $3 for a used ...
HUH? A Hilarious Party Game Giveaway!

HUH? A Hilarious Party Game Giveaway!

We’re going to do something a little different today, and you’re in for a treat. As you know, we love giving away board games and awarded something like 70 different during our 100+ Days of Giveaways! We do this because we have ...
Rush to Flush Card Game Overview

Rush to Flush Card Game Overview

Back in September we introduced you to 8-28 by Main Street Card Club. A quick-to-learn card game that reminded us a lot of the casino favorite, Blackjack. In January we followed up with Rock Paper Poker, which turned our childhood hand game ...
1754: Conquest Board Game Overview

1754: Conquest Board Game Overview

I have some conflicting feelings about today’s board game feature. Not because there is something wrong with the game, but because I’m grieving due to this being the last in the series. It’s been nearly 18 months since we ...
Thrift Treasure: Gemlok

Thrift Treasure: Gemlok

It’s been a little over a year since we’ve featured a game by Pywacket. That should come as no surprise as they only issued three games during their short-lived existence. We covered Keesdrow in February of last year, also a Thr ...
ChiTaG Discovery: Bellwether Games

ChiTaG Discovery: Bellwether Games

We’ve recently highlighted two companies that we ran into at the 2016 Chicago Toy & Game Fair. One was an established 3-D puzzle maker with their brand new X2 Cube. The other was brand new to the puzzle market in the U.S. but was ...
Sail to India Card Game Overview

Sail to India Card Game Overview

Can you tolerate us bragging about our recent Disney Cruise just one more time? It was only the second time we had ever been on a cruise, and the first time with Disney. Ours was just a 3-night excursion to Castaway Cay and left us wanting ...
Thrift Treasure: Spider Wars

Thrift Treasure: Spider Wars

Just a few days ago we talked about how some games are toys and some toys are really games. And that’s fine with us because we love both! This week’s thrift treasure falls into the same category. In reality, Spider Wars is a gam ...
Dungeon Busters Card Game Overview

Dungeon Busters Card Game Overview

We’ve long been proponents of upgrading your games. Whether by replacing the inferior paper money with theme-appropriate bills or pimping out your meeples with custom versions, anything you can do to make the game your own is certain ...