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Thrift Treasure: Battle of the Pyramids

Thrift Treasure: Battle of the Pyramids

It’s funny how things tend to line up. I’ve been on a roll at finding abstract games at our local Goodwill, which is a great thing since they’re probably my favorite type of game. My oldest daughter is currently studying a ...
Mega Giveaway Day 108 – KLASK Game

Mega Giveaway Day 108 – KLASK Game

Sometimes we want to sit down and play a long or in-depth board game. Sometimes things get crazy and we only have time (or people) for a quick one-on-one challenge That’s where our Day 108 prize comes into play! In addition to being f ...
Thrift Treasure: Exit

Thrift Treasure: Exit

Last week’s Thrift Treasure, Leverage by Milton Bradley, had a board that tilted when pieces were moved across the play area. You wanted the board to either remain balanced or tilted towards your opponent. But other than moving your p ...
Major General – Duel of Time Game Overview

Major General – Duel of Time Game Overview

It’s no secret that one of my favorite card games growing up was War. A simple game played with a standard deck of cards, my brother and I would regularly go head-to-head on a rainy afternoon. We have talked about a number of card gam ...
Break Out of a Rut with These Boredom Busters

Break Out of a Rut with These Boredom Busters

Is anyone else counting down the days until we can go outside without 15 layers of clothing? My girls are school-aged so we don’t have the emotional strains that come with being cooped up inside during horrible winter months. Well, we ...
PeltaPeeps Game Overview

PeltaPeeps Game Overview

You’ve heard us rave about the educational value that games literally bring to the table. There’s actually a whole movement of people incorporating gaming into homeschooling programs. Obviously, we feel strongly about how import ...
Mega Giveaway Day 83 – Tesla vs. Edison Duel Game

Mega Giveaway Day 83 – Tesla vs. Edison Duel Game

With the Consumer Electronics show just wrapping up, I’m getting all kinds of news about advancements in technology that are on their way to store shelves. Next month, the Chicago Auto Show will offer the opportunity to check out the ...
Thrift Treasure: Horse Show Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Horse Show Card Game

Up until now I thought I had seen it all when it comes to board game themes. We’ve ridden frogs in Frogriders, raced camels in Camel Up and learned about an unknown (to us) human-stacking sport called Castellers. Surely there hasnR ...
Mega Giveaway Day 68 – Castellan Game

Mega Giveaway Day 68 – Castellan Game

We have an idea for you. Instead of worrying about vacuuming up a bunch of little bricks while building a castle, how about you make castle-building a competition?! Steve Jackson Games has opponents working together to build a castle while ...