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Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 1

Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 1

Two months ago we had the pleasure of attending the Origins Game Fair and previewed dozens of brand new games just hitting the market. Long hours and tons of fun were the highlight of the extended weekend, and I’m sure we’ll be ...
Games to Watch for at Gen Con

Games to Watch for at Gen Con

Last year we made our first trek to North America’s largest gaming convention, Gen Con. It was so much fun that we immediately made plans to return this year, this time with kids in tow! I don’t know who is more excited about ha ...
7 Misconceptions About Gen Con

7 Misconceptions About Gen Con

Awe. That’s the one word that comes to mind when I think of Gen Con. I had watched videos, seen a lot of pictures and read tons of articles about the event, but nothing could prepare me for what it was like to actually be there. This ...
SahmReviews is Going To Gen Con!

SahmReviews is Going To Gen Con!

By now you know that one of the things we love to write about the most is board games. Partly because the world is in the middle of a board game renaissance thanks to the availability of small-run manufacturers and crowdfunding sites like K ...
Grease for the Next Generation (Contest!)

Grease for the Next Generation (Contest!)

My mom enrolled me in dance classes when I was very young.   I’ve never asked why she started me in classes.  Did I show an interest in music or did the class come first and it created the passion?  Actually, until now I have never th ...
Genotype Science Game Overview

Genotype Science Game Overview

As this article goes live, I’m soaking up the excitement of gamer geeks, prototypes, game debuts, convention promotions and deals at Origins Game Fair. It’s bittersweet because this is one of the places we watched Madison and Ke ...
Smartphone Inc Economics Game Overview

Smartphone Inc Economics Game Overview

I’ve had multiple conversations with people over the past several years discussing the two major board game clienteles. When I say that, I’m referring to the distinction between “hobby” and “mass” gamers. ...
Pin Collecting: What I Missed About Conventions

Pin Collecting: What I Missed About Conventions

As parents, Scott and I look at a variety of opportunities for family bonding, but also like to introduce our daughters to valuable life lessons and skills. The girls were only four and two and a half years old when we took them to their fi ...