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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 GiftCardCollector.com, PesVault.com, Orguysm.com and a number of other online properties. He also is an occasional writer and full-time administrator for SahmReviews.com.
Thrift Treasure: Triple Triumph

Thrift Treasure: Triple Triumph

It seems as of late I’ve bought a few games even though they go against my ‘rules’. Normally games that are incomplete, missing rules or in a heavily damaged box are ones I leave on the shelf no matter how badly I need it ...
Educational Games From Logic Roots

Educational Games From Logic Roots

We’ve always said it’s never too early to introduce your children to the concept of learning through play. Let’s face it – kids don’t want to be in school. They want to be playing with friends and family whenev ...
Thrift Treasure: Frog Juice

Thrift Treasure: Frog Juice

If there is ever an award for the most oddly-named card game, this week’s thrift treasure would certainly be a finalist. Frog Juice by Gamewright caught our eye at our local Goodwill just because of the unique name. The sticker price ...
Pixel Tactics Card Game Overview

Pixel Tactics Card Game Overview

I was around 11 years old when we got our first video game system. It was the Sears version of the Atari 2600, the first console to use cartridges instead of having the games stored internally. If you are of a similar age, you remember the ...
Pimp Out Your Game With Mighty Meeples

Pimp Out Your Game With Mighty Meeples

The other day I was thinking about hobbies in general. Nearly every one I could think of had something in the marketplace that allowed you to customize your experience. Classic cars have NOS parts and aftermarket add-ons. You can purchase c ...
World of Yo-Ho Board Game Overview

World of Yo-Ho Board Game Overview

There are few things that irritate me more than trying to have a conversation with someone who has their face buried in a cell phone. I realize times have changed and electronic communication devices are a part of everyone’s lives, bu ...
Thrift Treasure: Boggle Bowl

Thrift Treasure: Boggle Bowl

For all the complaining I’ve done about word games, I seem to forget that one of our family’s favorite games in the 70’s was Boggle. We had both the regular and Big Boggle versions, and I recall playing it as young as eigh ...
Back Spin: A Puzzle Like We’ve Never Seen

Back Spin: A Puzzle Like We’ve Never Seen

I have been playing with various hand-held puzzles for as long as I can remember. I think we all had those little slide puzzles where you moved squares around until you either completed a picture or put the numbers in order. Many of mine ca ...
Bring Out Yer Dead Board Game Overview

Bring Out Yer Dead Board Game Overview

We’re all dying. It’s a somber thought, but an accurate one. And a topic most don’t like to discuss in public. I know my days on this planet are numbered. Hopefully it’s still a rather large number! But I am at an ag ...