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Lost Cities Roll & Write Game Overview

Lost Cities Roll & Write Game Overview

With one of our offspring now away at college and the other too busy to even cross our paths, Scott and I are faced with limited options to scratch the gaming itch. We can 1) focus on 2-player games, 2) chisel out more time for gaming event ...
Stringamajig Party Game Overview

Stringamajig Party Game Overview

Last year at this time we were en route to Gen Con. We usually try to head to conventions a day or two early to get settled in, see some friends and help out with booth setup if any of our publisher friends need a hand. Over the years, we&# ...
Bon Appetit! Card Game Overview

Bon Appetit! Card Game Overview

Raise your hand if you know someone who has taken up baking and cooking during the pandemic. There have been a couple times that Scott and I left to run errands only to return to the house smelling of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies. T ...
The Pirate’s Flag Game Overview

The Pirate’s Flag Game Overview

Do you remember back to the days of playing capture the flag or flag football as a kid? I remember the joy of being the first one to get the flag knowing well that I wouldn’t likely hold onto it very long. It didn’t matter how t ...
Thrift Treasure: Mission Command Sea Game

Thrift Treasure: Mission Command Sea Game

I’m always excited to find war-style board games at thrift. Growing up, other than Battleship, the only games my parents bought were party games, drawing games or word games. I longed for good strategy games and regularly put them on ...
The Furglars Dice Game Overview

The Furglars Dice Game Overview

The way things usually go around here are we’ll play a game a few times, write an overview so you can get an idea of what it’s all about and then let you decide on whether or not it’s a good purchase for your family. We ...
Thrift Treasure: Space Dash Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Space Dash Card Game

We occasionally find deals on board and card games at Kohl’s. Usually while they’re resetting their store for a new shopping season. It can be a great way to save a lot of money on a game you’ve been wanting, especially if ...
Claim Card Game Overview

Claim Card Game Overview

Continuing to follow an idea we mentioned in our overview of Professor Treasure’s Secret Sky Castle, during our self-imposed COVID-19 quarantine we are looking for games that are quick to learn and support two players. With everyone i ...
Sorcerer Card Battle Game Overview

Sorcerer Card Battle Game Overview

One question that I often get from people is whether or not a game is appropriate for kids. There’s something I want to explain about game design. The mechanics and game experience often come first then a theme is added later. YouR ...
Professor Treasure’s Secret Sky Castle Game Overview

Professor Treasure’s Secret Sky Castle Game Overview

One positive side effect of national efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 is that more and more people are discovering new things to do with their families. Besides the typical home improvement projects, our social media feeds have been f ...