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Thrift Treasure: Bounce It In

Thrift Treasure: Bounce It In

If you ask me if I’ve ever bought Tupperware from our Goodwill, then my answer now is “Yes, as a matter of fact, I have.” What you may not realize is that I’m not referring to the pastel colored plastic storage items ...
February 2019 Movies to See

February 2019 Movies to See

Did you have a chance to check out the list of January movies releases? We had a busy month of activities, but may have used a school snow day to hit the theater. Sshhhh. Don’t rat us out. The cold weather forecast is that we have mor ...
Reef Strategy Game Overview

Reef Strategy Game Overview

Just last week I was talking about companies that spin off a new brand to better target the market they are after. Flying Meeple was our feature last time and is a sub-brand of Game Salute, LLC. We’ve also played titles by Smirk & ...
EXIT Escape Room Puzzle Game Overview

EXIT Escape Room Puzzle Game Overview

Have you ever been knee-deep in a series on your DVR when someone manages to spoil the ending for you? Yeah, me too. It’s frustrating. If you’re anything like me, you like to savor each show at your own pace. Sometimes that mean ...
Thrift Treasure: Senet Game

Thrift Treasure: Senet Game

Over the past few years there have been a number of discoveries of ancient board games by archaeologists. One was found in a secret chamber of a Russian castle and dates back to the 1300’s. Another was discovered in a heavily looted 2 ...
First Look: Flying Meeple Games

First Look: Flying Meeple Games

There’s a term I remember learning about in college called “Multi-brands”. It is when a company introduces a new brand line that appears to compete with a brand already owned by the same organization. Usually done in a fra ...
Trainmaker Dice Game Overview

Trainmaker Dice Game Overview

One of the things I love most about attending board game conventions is being able to meet with game designers in person. You might think they’re all cut from the same mold. Surprisingly, they aren’t. Some are shy, humble, intel ...
Squirmish Card Game Overview

Squirmish Card Game Overview

We’ve played a lot of card battle games over the years. While the theme generally varies from one to the next, the mechanics of these games are very similar. Sometimes we’re battling as as a team of Legendary characters or maybe ...
Thrift Treasure: Alibi Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Alibi Card Game

Deduction games are not new, even though it seems like it with the number of them being issued every year. Today’s market is full of great examples like Deception: Murder in Hong Kong, One Night Ultimate Werewolf and even the parody g ...