Tag Archives: board games

878 Vikings Invasions of England Overview

878 Vikings Invasions of England Overview

When our family first started playing more advanced board games together, Barack Obama had just been elected into office for the first time. Like most families, we started out with kid classics like Chutes & Ladders, Candy Land and Sorr ...
Bunny Bunny Moose Moose Party Game

Bunny Bunny Moose Moose Party Game

Has anyone ever told you this?: “If you love your job it doesn’t feel like work.” Yes, work is a commitment with hours and time and responsibility doing something (usually for someone else) when maybe you want to be doing ...
Haspelknecht Game Overview + Expansion

Haspelknecht Game Overview + Expansion

There are many board game themes that have been overdone in the past few years. You can’t turn around without finding zombie or pirate-themed games. And games revolving around ancient history, both fact and fictional, have been staple ...
Legend of the Wendigo Game Overview

Legend of the Wendigo Game Overview

We’ve completely lost track of all the camps our girls have participated in this summer. And for every one they signed up for, there was at least four or five more going on at the same time. Many times they had to weigh the pros and c ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 2

Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 2

As you saw yesterday, there are a lot of games scheduled to be available for purchase for the first time at Gen Con. There are so many we couldn’t even fit them all in one list! Here is the remainder of the list for use in creating yo ...
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 ...
Wizard Roll Board Game Overview

Wizard Roll Board Game Overview

Remember several months back when I went on the local NBC affiliate to showcase how games can be educational and fun? It’s something we are passionate about because we know that not every subject is for everyone and it can be challeng ...
PWNs Board Game Overview

PWNs Board Game Overview

I was one of those kids who loved watching professional wrestling on Sundays while growing up. I couldn’t get enough of the WCW or the fledgling WWF. Our cable system carried TBS which also featured some other smaller wrestling organi ...
Duress Board Game Overview

Duress Board Game Overview

To many of you it seems like we feature a lot of board games here on SahmReviews. And you’re right, we do. That’s because not only do we play them as a family, we gather with friends nearly every week to try out some of the late ...
Mercury Games: Fun by the Foot

Mercury Games: Fun by the Foot

Last week I was in New York for Sweet Suite where I was checking out a roomful of toys and games and predicting 2017 Holiday Trends. While I was there, I ran into many friends – who are also readers – that commented on how we ...