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Gladius Card Game Overview

Gladius Card Game Overview

When I think about board games about Rome, the first thing that comes to mind is conflict. Likewise, when I hear reference to gladiators, I envision battles to the death. When it came time to learn to play Gladius from Deep Water Games, I w ...
Thrift Treasure: Sidewinder Game

Thrift Treasure: Sidewinder Game

I don’t care what anyone says. Many of the best dexterity games came out in the late 80’s and early 90’s. Some of our favorites have been Hurry Up, Battling Tops, and of course, Crossfire. This week we found another game f ...
Thrift Treasure: Common Threads Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Common Threads Card Game

This week the 88-cent pile at our Goodwill yielded a newer card game, Common Threads. The box promised four games inside, so I figured at 22 cents per game I couldn’t go wrong. As a bonus, the artwork on each card was cute and I could ...
What We Watched: Spider-Man: No Way Home

What We Watched: Spider-Man: No Way Home

I know things in the world are still a little wonky, but sitting in a movie theater offers a small taste of normalcy. We haven’t been to the movie very often, opting sometimes for streaming instead, but when it comes to Marvel we make ...
Floriferous Set Collection Game Overview

Floriferous Set Collection Game Overview

We spent the holidays celebrating with my mother-in-law. No matter what time of year we visit, we can always count on a bouquet of flowers on the island in her kitchen. To further emphasize this, she runs a slideshow on her kitchen computer ...
Thrift Treasure: Ring-a-Round Game

Thrift Treasure: Ring-a-Round Game

It seems like lately we’ve only been finding small games at thrift. It’s understandable since they don’t command a lot of shelf space and tend to get looked over. That’s great for us as we search high and low for mis ...
Thrift Treasure: Slap ‘n Grab Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Slap ‘n Grab Card Game

Sometimes I purchase games at thrift because they look fun to play. Other times it may be because the artwork looks cool. On more than one occasion I’ve been swayed by the cheap price, no matter how badly the game is rated on BoardGam ...
Enchanted Plumes Card Game Overview

Enchanted Plumes Card Game Overview

Our gift guide to Stocking Stuffer ideas is full of small-box games that would make any kid (or adult) happy. We’re so used to getting fruit and candy in our stockings that many times it is a huge surprise when something non-food rela ...
What We’re Watching: For All Mankind on AppleTV+

What We’re Watching: For All Mankind on AppleTV+

Do you ever have one of those moments when you find different aspects of your life converging in an unexpected way? I did when NASA recently announced the newest class of candidates to become astronauts. The timing of this was unbelievable ...