Tag Archives: board games

The Arrival Board Game Overview

The Arrival Board Game Overview

With the number of new games released each year numbering well into the thousands, how does one decide which new ones to try? If you are new to the board game world, you’ll probably rely on friends and family (or SahmReviews!) to intr ...
Titan Race Dice Game Overview

Titan Race Dice Game Overview

You don’t have to be a fan of horse racing to know that tomorrow is The Preakness, the 2nd race for the Triple Crown. When we lived in Arcadia, California, we had a bit of an interest in what was happening at Santa Anita Park, but tha ...
What Season is It? Convention Season!

What Season is It? Convention Season!

People look forward to the decline of winter for a number of reasons. Warmer weather, school letting out, holidays, vacations and more. Now that we’re well past the days of the white stuff falling and just about out of allergy season, ...
Fields of Green Board Game Overview

Fields of Green Board Game Overview

When we shop for games, sometimes themes that are fantasy-based or are about topics that we’re unfamiliar with but would like to learn more (European history comes to mind) grab our attention. Other times we’re drawn to themes w ...
HOPE Cooperative Game Overview

HOPE Cooperative Game Overview

An amazing thing about today’s global economy is how we can purchase products that previously would have never made it to the United States. Websites like Kickstarter allow any company worldwide to offer up brand new products and serv ...
10 Best Marvel-Themed Board Games

10 Best Marvel-Themed Board Games

  By now we’re sure you’ve seen Avengers: Infinity War at least once. No spoilers here, but if you were like us you left the theater in shock and disbelief. For us it only makes us more excited for the next movies in the Marvel ...
Missile Command Board Game Overview

Missile Command Board Game Overview

There are scores of different classifications of board games. Cooperative, strategy, tile-laying, bluffing, economic – the list goes on. Some categories can be broken down much easier than others. Is a game cooperative or competitive? ...
MoonQuake Escape Board Game Overview

MoonQuake Escape Board Game Overview

It’s almost like lightning struck twice. We’ve seen a lot of unique board game themes over the years and occasionally run across one that is unique, at least to us. Such was the case a couple years ago when we discovered Lift Of ...
Harvest Farming Game Overview

Harvest Farming Game Overview

If there’s one game theme that we’re always attracted to, it is ones about farming. We do live in Iowa in the middle of corn and soybean fields, so it is natural that we’d have a familiarity with the process of bringing cr ...