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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: 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 ...
First Look: Flying Meeple Games

First Look: Flying Meeple Games

There’s a term I remember learning about in college called “Multi-brands”. It is when a company introduces a new brand line that appears to compete with a brand already owned by the same organization. Usually done in a fra ...
Thrift Treasure: Alibi Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Alibi Card Game

Deduction games are not new, even though it seems like it with the number of them being issued every year. Today’s market is full of great examples like Deception: Murder in Hong Kong, One Night Ultimate Werewolf and even the parody g ...
Fate of the Elder Gods Game Overview

Fate of the Elder Gods Game Overview

Can I share a secret with you? I love playing the bad guy. When we’re sitting down to enjoy a board game, if it is one that offers a semi-cooperative experience with everyone teaming up against one player, I’m the first to volun ...
First Look: Marbles – Brain Workshop

First Look: Marbles – Brain Workshop

I can clearly remember the first time we walked into a Marbles – The Brain Store location. Our girls were pretty young and we were shopping for items that would spark their STEM interest. There were science kits, puzzles, craft kits a ...
Cantankerous Cats Card Game Overview

Cantankerous Cats Card Game Overview

There aren’t very many game themes we don’t like. Some days we’ll be dividing up pizza while others we want to be pirates. That’s pretty much the same for all members of our family. Except for one. The newest additio ...
Deadpool vs. The World Game Overview

Deadpool vs. The World Game Overview

We’ve said it before, if there is one theme that makes a game an instant-buy for us, it’s anything Marvel. Not only have we written about their movie premieres, we’ve covered nearly every board or card game issued in the p ...
Thrift Treasure: Bed Bugs

Thrift Treasure: Bed Bugs

We got Bed Bugs from the thrift store. Probably not a sentence you want to hear, especially in your household. We’ve shopped at a lot of thrift stores across the country looking for games when we travel, and it would not surprise us t ...
Ladder 29 Card Game Overview

Ladder 29 Card Game Overview

Nicole’s been talking about the handful of games we toted around for Christmas so we had something to play as a family during holiday down times. Many of these made it to the table more than once. King of the Dice and Stuff Happens we ...
First Look: Hasbro Parody Games

First Look: Hasbro Parody Games

If you’re a regular reader of our articles about board games, then you know we play a LOT of them. And almost every time you see us playing it is a game you’ve probably never heard of. That’s the wonderful thing about the ...