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Thrift Treasure: Pac-Man

Thrift Treasure: Pac-Man

Every Sunday for nearly the past two years we have brought to you a game we’ve found at a local thrift shop or yard sale. We’ve paid as little as a quarter to as high as $6.88 for ones we really wanted in our collection. What I ...
Embrace Halloween; Decorate with Fog!

Embrace Halloween; Decorate with Fog!

If there’s one thing that Scott and I can agree on, it’s that Halloween is a really awesome holiday. Not only is it an excuse to dress up in fun costumes, but you have permission to create scary environments that people THANK YO ...
Why Don’t Pirates Go to Strip Clubs?

Why Don’t Pirates Go to Strip Clubs?

Because they already have all the booty… (I’ll be here all night. Please tip your waiter.) There are some trends in gaming that seem to persist while others come and go. We’re on the tail end of the “Zombie” cr ...

Must-See Video Game Movies on Netflix

This Summer brings a movie we knew nothing about until seeing the previews before one of this Spring’s Marvel movies. Pixels, starring Adam Sandler and Kevin James, hits the theaters on July 25. The plot is accurately summarized by th ...
12 Realms Cooperative Game Overview

12 Realms Cooperative Game Overview

What if I told you that one of our favorite types of games to play has no single winner or loser? In fact, in these new cooperative games, either everyone wins or everyone loses! Players work together towards a common goal – sometimes ...
Thrift Treasure: Py Math Game

Thrift Treasure: Py Math Game

Unless you live in the same area as we do (Quad Cities IA/IL), you have probably never seen this game before. Your children may have been exposed to it if they are in California, as that is where the publisher is currently located and still ...
Garth Brooks Makes Major Announcements

Garth Brooks Makes Major Announcements

Thursday September 4th in Rosemont, Illinois (just outside of Chicago), country music mega-superstar Garth Brooks held a press conference to kick off his 2014 World Tour. The room was packed full of local, national and international media w ...
Using M&M’s to Win an XBox One?

Using M&M’s to Win an XBox One?

As the world knows, the XBox One is out and getting very good reviews.  Their launch went without any major issues and is sure to be under many trees this Christmas.  At $500 I don’t plan on being an early adopter this time, but I sur ...
From Serious to Silly: Oh, the Possibilities!

From Serious to Silly: Oh, the Possibilities!

When I think about my childhood, I remember the days I’d play with friends outside. We’d skate, bike, play Kick the Can and other games. But on nights when we had to be inside, my sister and I would sometimes do fun things with our parents. ...