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Big Dig Choose-n-Write Game Overview

Big Dig Choose-n-Write Game Overview

In the 80’s I spent a lot of time and quarters at local arcades. I couldn’t get enough of Zaxxon, Defender, Centipede, Pac-Man and Missile Command. One of my all-time favorites was Dig Dug. It’s a simple game of diggi ...
Thrift Treasure: Tic Tac Chec Game

Thrift Treasure: Tic Tac Chec Game

This week’s Thrift Treasure is Tic Tac Chec. It’s a game I wasn’t familiar with, but after a little research it seems it has a loyal following. The analog versions were first published in 1995 and the publisher has updated ...
Brikks Roll-and-Write Game Overview

Brikks Roll-and-Write Game Overview

It’s been a couple months since I went through my phase of writing about polyomino and roll and write games. Between those two concepts, I shared about several games. Some included pieces that were shaped like something from a Te ...
Déjà Vu Memory Game Overview

Déjà Vu Memory Game Overview

We complain a lot about our inability to win at memory games. As we grow older we find that things just slip away more often, whether we like to admit it or not. There’s definitely value in sharpening our memory skills by playing game ...
Wacky Races Board Game Overview

Wacky Races Board Game Overview

Being a fan of all things Nintendo, if you ask Madison what the best racing game out there is, she will quickly proclaim, “Mario Kart”. Admittedly, it is an amazing take on a classic lap race with power ups and items you can thr ...
Hues and Cues Party Game Overview

Hues and Cues Party Game Overview

Never have I been more excited to tell you about a game than I am at this very moment. You could probably hear the pride in my digital voice when I wrote about Gekitai back in February and perhaps you recall one of my closing comments. I sa ...
Thrift Treasure: Subtrax Puzzle Game

Thrift Treasure: Subtrax Puzzle Game

I remember having a copy of Peg Solitaire in our house when I was a young child. You probably did too. It’s the game where pegs are put into a grid and you jump them back and forth trying to get down to just one. Some versions had a s ...
Wooly Whammoth Board Game Overview

Wooly Whammoth Board Game Overview

As we sit in our homes, day after day, it’s been interesting watching how people adapt to the new normal. I’ve heard so many people say they are going to start gardening, even if as simple as growing tomatoes at home. It’s ...
Letter Jam Cooperative Word Game Overview

Letter Jam Cooperative Word Game Overview

You should never judge a book by its cover nor should you cast judgement about a board game before you know all the details. I’ve often said that Scott and I are at a disadvantage to the girls when we play games of speed and dexterity ...