Tag Archives: board games

Ore-Some Board Game Overview

Ore-Some Board Game Overview

If there’s one thing about board games that I despise, it’s the setup. Some games just take too long to organize all the pieces, money and parts before you can play.  Today’s euro games can have hundreds of pieces, so plas ...
Saved by the Bell Board Game Overview

Saved by the Bell Board Game Overview

When I wake up in the morning and the alarm gives out a warning, I don’t think I’ll ever make it on time. By the time I grab my books and I give myself a look, I’m at the corner just in time to see the bus fly by. It’ ...
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 ...
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Board Game Overview

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Board Game Overview

Just last week we told you all about a new cooperative game we picked up at Gen Con that was based in the Buffy the Vampire Slayer universe. Legendary: Buffy the Vampire Slayer is the latest version in a long line of card games set in the L ...
Thrift Treasure: Leverage

Thrift Treasure: Leverage

I have to admit, we almost didn’t purchase today’s Thrift Treasure feature. When we first spotted Leverage by Milton Bradley, it instantly reminded us of the last Thrift Treasure of 2017 – Yali. Both are designed for two 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 ...
Thrift Treasure: UNO Madness

Thrift Treasure: UNO Madness

The more we look, the more game variations of classic UNO we find. And not just card games with alternate rules. Some are Jenga-like (UNO Stacko), some utilize a traditional board (UNO Wild Tiles) while others make your head spin (UNO Spin) ...
Modern Art Board Game Overview

Modern Art Board Game Overview

One of our goals here at SahmReviews is to let you know about new games hitting the market for the first time. By some counts there are over 5,000 new board and card games release every year. Of course there is no way we could learn, test, ...
King Frog Family Game Overview

King Frog Family Game Overview

Because we strive to bring you games by publishers you don’t normally see on the shelves of your local retailers, one of the cool things we get to do is watch as a company grows from their first issue to working on an expanded line of ...
Salem Deduction Game Overview

Salem Deduction Game Overview

We’re starting off the week with a continuation of our witch-themed game-a-thon. Scott provided an overview of Witches of the Revolution as well as details on The Village Crone while I shared how excited I was to use Affliction: Salem ...