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The Search is ON for the Legendary Gamer!

The Search is ON for the Legendary Gamer!

When Scott and I first met, he earned spending money by selling baseball cards and sports memorabilia. Always the entrepreneurial type, he took a different approach to marketing his collection than what most of the vendors at the card shows ...
Kitara Area Control Game Overview

Kitara Area Control Game Overview

Are you one of those people that reads the synopsis on the book jacket or do you just open it up and start reading? I’ve noticed that board gamers have similar engagement patterns. Some open the box, set it up and go. Others embrace t ...
The Accidental Duke: An Uncommon Gentleman Novel

The Accidental Duke: An Uncommon Gentleman Novel

Have you ever noticed that we don’t cover many books here on our website? It isn’t that we don’t read because Scott constantly has a couple books that he’s reading. As for me, books make me sleepy so I have to be rea ...
Thrift Treasure: Teaching Concepts Games

Thrift Treasure: Teaching Concepts Games

We seem to run across a number of educational games when we shop at thrift. It isn’t uncommon to try to use a board game as both entertainment and an educational tool. Over the years there have been a number of companies that speciali ...
Ecos: First Continent Board Game Overview

Ecos: First Continent Board Game Overview

Do you have any idea what day (or month) it even is? Me either. We are currently keeping track of our calendar by counting how many days it is past Sunday or how many days until the next. That’s when we get together with a couple ...
Holiday Giveaways 2019 – Deblockle by Project Genius

Holiday Giveaways 2019 – Deblockle by Project Genius

We may be in tune with a lot of game companies and their upcoming offerings, but we’re always on the lookout for ones we’ve yet to discover. In addition to meeting at conventions, we also look at research new titles we find on t ...
Second Chance Polyomino Game Overview

Second Chance Polyomino Game Overview

Our absolute favorite board game convention to attend is Geekway to the West, even though it’s much smaller by comparison to Origins Game Fair or Gen Con. The simple fact that the convention focuses on playing games over selling them ...
Legendary Forests Game Overview

Legendary Forests Game Overview

We might have gotten a little ahead of ourselves when we published our list of board games all about trees in May. We should have expected there to be more titles issued with timber as a theme. What we didn’t expect is how quickl ...