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Thoughts on the JOKER movie

Thoughts on the JOKER movie

Ever since the movie trailer for JOKER rolled out, I’ve been hearing mixed reactions from friends regarding whether they would go see it or not. Some said they didn’t feel it was true to the comics. Since I’m not an a ...
Thrift Treasure: Circulo Strategy Game

Thrift Treasure: Circulo Strategy Game

A new school year means the girls will be trying to make All-State for the various instruments they play. Leading up to the weekend of auditions are a number of camps and workshops held across the state. These are established to give kids t ...
Joust Board Game Overview

Joust Board Game Overview

One of the board game series that I’ve been most excited about is the video game series announced by IDW Games a couple years ago. Their first release was Centipede, a two-player head-to-head battle where one player got to play as the ...
Trapwords Party Game Overview

Trapwords Party Game Overview

With over 5,000 new games releasing each year, there’s no shortage of word games or party games on the market to choose from. We’re always trying to find what makes one stand out from another. As an example, ...
Filler Card Game Overview

Filler Card Game Overview

The hobby of modern board games has a lot of unique words and terms that probably don’t make sense to those who haven’t partaken in the fun. “Meeples“, “Euro”, “Ameritrash”, “Deck-Builde ...
Tower of Madness Game Overview

Tower of Madness Game Overview

Being part of the board game community sure has opened my eyes to all that goes into the creation of a game. Like an author writing a book, it doesn’t go from the imagination to hardback. There are several steps in-between that involve the ...
Thrift Treasure: Ducks in a Row

Thrift Treasure: Ducks in a Row

The other day we were at a local yogurt shop that had recently set out some classic board games on their tables for customers to play. Trouble, Scrabble and Yahtzee were all represented, along with others. One that caught our daughter’ ...
Rolled West Roll-n-Write Game Overview

Rolled West Roll-n-Write Game Overview

One of the hottest trends in board games right now is a genre being called “roll and write”. This style of game typically has players rolling one or more dice and recording the results on their own score sheet. The term has beco ...
GoVenture Card Games Overview

GoVenture Card Games Overview

There have been many times we’ve played a game and thought to ourselves how the game would appeal to us more if it only had been themed differently. For instance, zombies are played out in our household. But take the same game and mak ...