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I Can’t Even with These Monsters Overview

I Can’t Even with These Monsters Overview

Now that you’ve gotten your fill of sweets in yesterday’s Halloween feature, Ghosts Love Candy, we turn to what is the first of a series of games. Level 99 Games has created a new card game that reminds us a bit of Fluxx, where ...
Ghosts Love Candy Game Overview

Ghosts Love Candy Game Overview

Every year on Halloween it’s the same thing – kids go out and collect candy and then spend the rest of the evening gorging themselves. Us parents are left at home manning the front door for visitors, feeding into other families& ...
Multiuniversum Card Game Overview

Multiuniversum Card Game Overview

One of the first sci-fi television shows we got hooked on, other than any of the Star Trek series, was Sliders. A young Jerry O’Connell and one of our favorite actors, John Rhys-Davies, traveled through a portal to visit an alternate ...
Thrift Treasure: World War I Game

Thrift Treasure: World War I Game

When we’re shopping at thrift, the best thing we experience is finding a complete copy of a game from our childhood. They say you can’t relive memories, but in this case you can. Just seeing the box or board causes the memories ...
5 Minute Chase Board Game Overview

5 Minute Chase Board Game Overview

How many times have you sat down to play a game, only to have it run WAY longer than the advertised time? I’ve lost count of the number of times we’ve scheduled a game that is supposed to run 2-3 hours, only to have it stretch i ...
Outpost: Amazon Co-op Game Overview

Outpost: Amazon Co-op Game Overview

Inexpensive card game – check. Cooperative play – check. Created by a designer we know and love – check. Offered by a publisher whose games we’ve previously enjoyed – check! Total regret for not discovering thi ...
Grackles Abstract Game Overview

Grackles Abstract Game Overview

This is hard for me to do, but I have a confession to make. For those of you that know me, this will be hard to believe… but it’s true. It all started when I hung up the bird feeders. Each day I would enjoy enjoy watching the bi ...
Thrift Treasure: Crossword Cubes

Thrift Treasure: Crossword Cubes

We’ve lost count of the number of times we’ve run across a well-worn copy of Scrabble at our local thrift stores. If underpriced, we would pick them up and scavenge the wooden tiles to use in future craft projects. At some point ...
Beeeees! Dice Game Overview

Beeeees! Dice Game Overview

My family has always been into games. Mostly card games. One in particular has yielded some of our best stories. The game is called Nertz. It is basically a real time group solitaire game being played inside a mosh pit. If you have ever had ...
Tutti Frutti Matching Game Overview

Tutti Frutti Matching Game Overview

This summer’s Gen Con convention was quite a different experience for our daughters. Usually they spend their time roaming the exhibitor’s hall or popping into a seminar or two. It’s one of the few conventions we feel comf ...