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Papa Paolo Board Game Overview

Papa Paolo Board Game Overview

With one major holiday under our belt and the other around the corner, you’ve probably had your fill of dressing up for fancy dinners and noshing on hors d’oeuvres. The next thing we’ll see is a shift in conversations towa ...
Gekido: Bot Battles Game Overview

Gekido: Bot Battles Game Overview

I think we are all guilty of enjoying something on television that has no redeeming value. Whether it’s a sitcom, drama, soap opera or reality show, they provide enough entertainment to warrant watching. There is usually zero educatio ...
Thrift Treasure: Make 7 Game

Thrift Treasure: Make 7 Game

It isn’t uncommon for a board game to borrow an idea from another game. Game mechanics aren’t something that can be copyrighted or patented, so that’s why you see so many variations of Yahtzee, Hearts and even Chess. Every ...
Fast Food Fear Card Game Overview

Fast Food Fear Card Game Overview

Like many of you, my very first job was in fast food. If I recall correctly, I began working when I was 15 as Illinois had a special wage for those younger than sixteen. I think my hourly pay was $2.85 and then upped to the minimum wage of ...
Utter Nonsense Card Game Overview

Utter Nonsense Card Game Overview

Something we don’t get to play often any more are party games. Not because we don’t want to, but because the current trend is towards games that push the envelope with content. I think you can blame the success of Cards Against ...
Roller Coaster Challenge Puzzle Overview

Roller Coaster Challenge Puzzle Overview

When I was very young, say maybe five or six, my dad took me on a roller coaster on a visit to King’s Island. Or maybe it was Carowinds. Or the World’s Fair. I don’t remember all the details exactly, but I do know that it ...
Indulgence Card Game Overview

Indulgence Card Game Overview

Like many families, we gather around the table during the holiday season and play a game or two with cousins, nieces and nephews we only see during this time of year. Most often it is a few rounds of Hearts or Spades, classic card games tha ...
We Cordially Invite You to the Kids Table

We Cordially Invite You to the Kids Table

It’s that time of year… the time when we gather together with family and friends to celebrate any number of holidays or events. No matter the size of your family, if you’re sharing a meal with more people, then you can def ...
Imperial Settlers Board Game Overview

Imperial Settlers Board Game Overview

It almost starts as a joke. “A Japanese man, a Roman, an Egyptian and a Barbarian are walking through the town…” But Imperial Settlers by Portal Games is no joke at all. In fact, I’ll go out on a limb and say it is m ...