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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.
Roll for Your Life, Candyman! Game Overview

Roll for Your Life, Candyman! Game Overview

It’s difficult to believe that it has already been over 2 1/2 years since we told you about Run for Your Life, Candyman! It’s a tongue-in-cheek stab at the classic game of Candyland, the game we all played as kids and hope we ne ...
Thrift Treasure: Great Wall of China

Thrift Treasure: Great Wall of China

If you were paying attention last Sunday, you’ll recall that I mentioned that thrift stores aren’t the only place we find good deals on used board games. Our local game store hosts an annual used game sale on the weekend before ...
Pyramid of Pengqueen Game Overview

Pyramid of Pengqueen Game Overview

Continuing on with the topic of games that we recommended in our annual Holiday Gift Guide but hadn’t had the opportunity to show to you in its full glory, we’re excited to give you a peek at Brain Games Publishing‘s Pyram ...
Tabletop Golf: Mars Open Game Overview

Tabletop Golf: Mars Open Game Overview

A couple of days ago we finally wrapped up all our Holiday Gift Guides and offered up over 200 amazing suggestions for anyone you need to buy a gift for. A good percentage of the items made our list because we featured them in the previous ...
Home Alone Card Game Overview

Home Alone Card Game Overview

It is just after Thanksgiving every year that we begin hearing the same question being asked, “What are some good Christmas-themed games?”. We’ve never been ones to search out games that have a yuletide appearance, instead ...
Thrift Treasure: Battle Line

Thrift Treasure: Battle Line

If you’re into board games like we are, you probably have a favorite game store that you frequent. In our metro area there are a couple, but none within what I would consider a short drive. One is in a mall on the other side of the ri ...
Thrift Treasure: Wordrop Game

Thrift Treasure: Wordrop Game

When I look back at board games from a few decades ago, I notice a trend that occurred. Whenever there was a successful game published, a number of smaller companies would pop up and issue their own take on the same game with a few improvem ...
Fleecing Olympus Betting Game Overview

Fleecing Olympus Betting Game Overview

When one thinks of Passport Game Studios, instantly the beautiful game of Tokaido comes to mind. If you’ve never had the pleasure of playing a copy (or seeing one), it is one of the most soothingly-designed board games we’ve eve ...
Thrift Treasure: Perquackey Word Game

Thrift Treasure: Perquackey Word Game

Just like last week’s eBay find, Mix & Fix, this week we found another mid-70’s game at our local Goodwill. It’s also another dice-centric game, probably best described as a mix between Boggle and Scrabble. But Perquac ...