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Gladius Card Game Overview

Gladius Card Game Overview

When I think about board games about Rome, the first thing that comes to mind is conflict. Likewise, when I hear reference to gladiators, I envision battles to the death. When it came time to learn to play Gladius from Deep Water Games, I w ...
Thrift Treasure: Common Threads Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Common Threads Card Game

This week the 88-cent pile at our Goodwill yielded a newer card game, Common Threads. The box promised four games inside, so I figured at 22 cents per game I couldn’t go wrong. As a bonus, the artwork on each card was cute and I could ...
Floriferous Set Collection Game Overview

Floriferous Set Collection Game Overview

We spent the holidays celebrating with my mother-in-law. No matter what time of year we visit, we can always count on a bouquet of flowers on the island in her kitchen. To further emphasize this, she runs a slideshow on her kitchen computer ...
Enchanted Plumes Card Game Overview

Enchanted Plumes Card Game Overview

Our gift guide to Stocking Stuffer ideas is full of small-box games that would make any kid (or adult) happy. We’re so used to getting fruit and candy in our stockings that many times it is a huge surprise when something non-food rela ...
Flip-Pix! Card Game Overview

Flip-Pix! Card Game Overview

By now you’re thoroughly in the middle of Christmas shopping and hopefully utilizing some suggestions from our various Holiday Gift Guides. Many of the items have in-depth analysis and commentary and are linked to directly in the list ...
Enchanters Game (Deluxe Box) Overview

Enchanters Game (Deluxe Box) Overview

Each year I read no less than 500 game rulebooks. I also keep up to date on the hobby game world by subscribing to almost every publisher’s newsletter. I religiously read ICV2 for breaking news, lurk the /r/boardgames subreddit on Red ...