Articles About board games

The City of Florence in Person and in Games

The City of Florence in Person and in Games

In history there is occasionally a city with all of the movers and shakers, all the game changers, all the influencers – a city that is the happening place to be. On planet earth during the 14th century one of those cities was Florenc ...
Cryptid Deduction Game Overview

Cryptid Deduction Game Overview

You might have noticed a game trend on SahmReviews over the past year or so. We’ve always professed to have a preference for both abstract games and games that utilize dice. Looking back at the games we played in 2018 and it is obviou ...
New Releases from Goliath Games

New Releases from Goliath Games

Now that the holidays are well behind us, we’re trying to catch up on all the amazing toys & games that were released just in time for Christmas. Every year we publish a number of Holiday Gift Guides to help you fill up that empty ...
Board Games to Play on Valentine’s Day

Board Games to Play on Valentine’s Day

I think we accidentally discovered a void in the board game market. We were searching for Valentine’s Day themed games to bring to our weekly game night and discovered that there really aren’t that many. Sure, there are plenty o ...
Jungli-La Card & Dice Game Overview

Jungli-La Card & Dice Game Overview

There’s a game designer whose games are appearing in our game night bag more often than any other. For our weekly game night sessions we typically look for engaging titles that play more than four players, are quick to teach and still ...
Fate of the Elder Gods Game Overview

Fate of the Elder Gods Game Overview

Can I share a secret with you? I love playing the bad guy. When we’re sitting down to enjoy a board game, if it is one that offers a semi-cooperative experience with everyone teaming up against one player, I’m the first to volun ...
First Look: Marbles – Brain Workshop

First Look: Marbles – Brain Workshop

I can clearly remember the first time we walked into a Marbles – The Brain Store location. Our girls were pretty young and we were shopping for items that would spark their STEM interest. There were science kits, puzzles, craft kits a ...
First Look: Hasbro Parody Games

First Look: Hasbro Parody Games

If you’re a regular reader of our articles about board games, then you know we play a LOT of them. And almost every time you see us playing it is a game you’ve probably never heard of. That’s the wonderful thing about the ...
Cursed Court Deduction Game Overview

Cursed Court Deduction Game Overview

I’m not too proud to pat myself on the back when I know I’m being a good parent. Scott and I teach the girls to be good people who are caring and compassionate. We educate them on mobile phone etiquette and rules of the road. Of ...
Dinosaur Tea Party Game Overview

Dinosaur Tea Party Game Overview

While at this year’s Gen Con convention in Indianapolis I wandered by the booth of Restoration Games. I was admiring the expansion to their popular issue of Downforce and trying to get a peek at the Fireball Island prototype they woul ...