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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.
Thrift Treasure: Poker’s Wild

Thrift Treasure: Poker’s Wild

If there’s one thing that catches our eye on a game box, it’s the slogan “from the maker’s of Sequence“. Sequence was one of the first games we started playing as a family nearly a decade ago. We would also hos ...
Mini Diver City Card Game Overview

Mini Diver City Card Game Overview

In high school I had a friend that wanted to be a marine biologist. She already had her school picked out down in Florida and never wavered from that desire as long as I knew her. We ended up at community college together, and even then her ...
Blend Off! Dice Game Overview

Blend Off! Dice Game Overview

Back in college I took on a part-time job at our local Wendy’s. I had worked at a fast food place in high school, so it didn’t take me long to excel at pushing Dave Thomas’ products. If you’re old enough, you probabl ...
Potato Pirates Card Game Overview

Potato Pirates Card Game Overview

If you haven’t heard our mantra before, we’ll say it again – “All kids should learn coding or programming.” It doesn’t matter if they are destined to be programmers, engineers or even anything that has to ...
Thrift Treasure: The Little Flower Shop

Thrift Treasure: The Little Flower Shop

Four years ago, almost to the day, we were playing Let Them Eat Shrimp by Doctor Finn’s Games. It was the first time we had played a game by that company, and since we were in the middle of Lent, a fish-themed game seemed perfect. Upo ...
Curio: The Lost Temple Game Overview

Curio: The Lost Temple Game Overview

Let’s talk for a minute about favorite game types. It’s no secret that I have a preference for abstract games and ones that are brain-burners, typically Euro games. Nicole, on the other hand, loves anything with a puzzle feature ...
Most Wanted Card Game Overview

Most Wanted Card Game Overview

We’re always on the lookout for games that support more than the traditional four players. We get it, designing a game for a larger group is difficult unless all you’re doing is copying the Cards Against Humanity (Apple to Apple ...
Thrift Treasure: Qubic

Thrift Treasure: Qubic

If you’re a long-time reader of SahmReviews, you probably remember how excited we were to find a 3D Chess board at our local Goodwill three years ago. We had never come across one before that and haven’t seen one since. It’ ...
Blob Lobber Dexterity Game Overview

Blob Lobber Dexterity Game Overview

We live in a wonderful time for board and card games. Publishers are packing more value into the box and are always offering new mechanics and components never seen before.  Gone are the days where every title on the shelf consisted of a bo ...
Railroad Rivals Train Game Overview

Railroad Rivals Train Game Overview

In the past couple of summers, a friend and I have driven for a little over two hours to meet some other friends from St. Louis at a hotel for the weekend. No, it wasn’t one of those trips (get your minds out of the gutter). It’ ...