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Scott
Full Name: Scott Brady Website: http://www.sahmreviews.com
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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.

Thrift Treasure: Deception

Thrift Treasure: Deception

When we spotted a copy of Deception by E.S. Lowe Company at our local Goodwill, the photo on the cover of the box reminded me of a trend in games from decades ago. At one time you could slap on nearly any license or photo of a current telev ...
Attack on Titan: The Last Stand Game Overview

Attack on Titan: The Last Stand Game Overview

I have finally succumbed to the realization that I am no longer in touch with pop culture like I used to be. I still keep up on all things Marvel and wouldn’t miss a new episode of The Simpsons or our latest favorite, Orville. One are ...
Codenames Duet Card Game Overview

Codenames Duet Card Game Overview

We love it when we know the story behind the creation of a game. Unless you’ve been under a rock for the past year or two, you already know one of the most popular games to hit the market has been Czech Games Edition‘s wildly su ...
Thrift Treasure: Block Head! Game

Thrift Treasure: Block Head! Game

Games that require some type of physical skill are typically referred to as “dexterity games”. As of late there have been a number of popular game issues that have utilized a stacking mechanic with good success. We covered Wonky ...
Hashtag Me! Party Game Overview

Hashtag Me! Party Game Overview

About a week or so ago I was watching a rerun of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. It was the classic episode from 2013 where Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake are sitting on a couch talking about how busy they are. What made the skit so funny ...
Thrift Treasure: Operation Aflac

Thrift Treasure: Operation Aflac

I’ve got a problem. Every Sunday we bring to you a board or card game we’ve rescued from our local thrift stores. We don’t buy everything we see, but do look for unique and eye-pleasing titles that appear to be fun to play ...
Overseers Card Game Overview

Overseers Card Game Overview

One of the best things about attending the annual Gen Con convention in Indianapolis is all the brand new games you get to see. Some have just hit the market, others are just previews of upcoming Kickstarter campaigns. Either way, you’ ...
Preparing for Thor: Ragnarok with Pictopia

Preparing for Thor: Ragnarok with Pictopia

We’re HUGE Marvel fans. It isn’t uncommon to see us at sneak previews or even walking the red carpet for a Hollywood premiere! We religiously watch every family-appropriate Marvel television show and anxiously await for the girl ...
Outlawed! Card Game Overview

Outlawed! Card Game Overview

If there’s one type of game that doesn’t get played much in our household, it is bluffing games. Not because we don’t find them fun, but because someone in our family (cough * Nicole * cough) has a problem with telling lie ...
Banana Bandits Board Game Overview

Banana Bandits Board Game Overview

For us, the only things better than a board game are 3D board games! There is just something about games which utilize the third dimension that really gets us excited. So much so that we practically squealed when we found a 3D chess board a ...