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Viral Board Game Overview

Viral Board Game Overview

A couple days ago we mentioned how lucky we had been to have not gotten bit by the flu bug going around. Continuing on with the topic of virus-themed games after playing Virulence: An Infectious Card Game, we’ve now moved on from lear ...
Mega Giveaway Day 137 – Viral Game

Mega Giveaway Day 137 – Viral Game

The girls are part of a wellness program where a nurse calls every 4-6 weeks to see if they are doing okay. She sends information on proper exercise, eating habits as well teen-related concerns such as bullying, eating disorders and depress ...

First Look: RWBY Combat Ready Game

So this seems to be a good time of year to run a Kickstarter campaign. I only say so because my wallet is certainly suffering due to all the high-quality toys & games being offered right now. Sure, I have to wait a while to actually rec ...
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 ...
Spoils of War Dice Game Overview

Spoils of War Dice Game Overview

Yesterday was a long day. The final day of the Origins Game Fair and an almost 8-hour drive back to Iowa. Even though we are exhausted after four days of hanging out with friends and playing games non-stop, after seeing all of the great gam ...
Games Debuting at Origins Game Fair Pt. 1

Games Debuting at Origins Game Fair Pt. 1

If there’s one thing summer brings beyond warmer temperatures, summer vacations and trips to the local ice cream shop that we patiently look forward to, it’s game conventions. It has become a family tradition over the past few y ...
Hanging Out With the Royals

Hanging Out With the Royals

SahmReviews has been working with the toy and game industry for nearly a decade now. If you’re a regular visitor, you know we regularly feature (and prefer) board games. We’ve easily played over 500 different games this year alo ...
Stuck in a Hotel Room? Play a Game!

Stuck in a Hotel Room? Play a Game!

We had always wanted to take our kids to Washington D.C. It’s such a long drive from Iowa and airfare is quite high from the Quad Cities to our nation’s capital. We had just enjoyed a fantastic 4-day stay in Columbus at Origins ...

Is This the Ultimate Card Battle Game?

We all have our favorite types of games. As you know, mine are typically abstract games. Some might prefer role-playing titles like Dungeons & Dragons or Pathfinder. And we cannot ignore the immense popularity of decades-spanning card b ...