Games on SahmReviews

Detective Club Party Game Overview

Detective Club Party Game Overview

I was recently chatting with someone about favorite games from our childhood. Memories of some (Bonkers!) are clear as a bell. I’m not so fortunate with two others that I played every time I went to a couple of my cousins’ house ...
Dizzle Roll and Write Game Overview

Dizzle Roll and Write Game Overview

When I see a new restaurant or store opening up, I often wonder about the branding behind the name. Some are obvious, such as the name of the owners. Others are a play on words about the type of business or possibly their location. Sometime ...
The Deadlies Card Game Overview

The Deadlies Card Game Overview

I’ve always had a fascination with the concept of the seven deadly sins. Like most, I first learned of them in church as a young child. To be honest, some didn’t seem so bad by modern standards (Pride?). I always wondered about ...
The Captain is Dead Cooperative Game Overview

The Captain is Dead Cooperative Game Overview

Things in life aren’t always bright and cheery, but I pride myself in trying to find the good in every situation. While many people have complained about the disruption caused by COVID (which I cannot disagree with), the stay-at-home ...
Thrift Treasure: Hang in There! Game

Thrift Treasure: Hang in There! Game

With so many pieces, we were very excited to find this copy of Hang in There! at our Goodwill for only a couple bucks. Just one missing part would make the entire game unplayable. So why did it get donated? Maybe the family’s kids had ...
Smart 10 Trivia Game Overview

Smart 10 Trivia Game Overview

For quite some time I have been saying that trivia games can be tough for families – especially when kids are younger. Kids may have the advantage when playing speed, memory and dexterity games, but adults have the leg up when it come ...
Wordsmith Word Game Overview

Wordsmith Word Game Overview

With so many families discussing the possibility of online learning resuming in the fall, I am seeing a lot of conversations about games for homeschooling. There are so many opportunities to work school subjects into game night that it make ...
The Pirate’s Flag Game Overview

The Pirate’s Flag Game Overview

Do you remember back to the days of playing capture the flag or flag football as a kid? I remember the joy of being the first one to get the flag knowing well that I wouldn’t likely hold onto it very long. It didn’t matter how t ...
BarBEARian Battlegrounds Dice Game Overview

BarBEARian Battlegrounds Dice Game Overview

We’ve played plenty of battle games over the years. While the mechanisms change from game to game, thematically they are all pretty similar. You’re battling for power, land or prestige. I think I’m safe in saying that most ...
Thrift Treasure: Inside Moves Game

Thrift Treasure: Inside Moves Game

This week’s Thrift Treasure feature comes with a bit of a story. We found this copy of Inside Moves by Parker Brothers sometime last fall. It was only a couple bucks and I could have sworn I checked for all of the pieces to be in ...