Tag Archives: Card Games

Thrift Treasure: Luck Plus Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Luck Plus Card Game

As luck would have it, we came across another game by International Games, Inc., who prominently advertised it as “From the Makers of UNO”. You might remember O’NO 99, which was marketed in the same manner and featured her ...
Bluffalo Bidding and Bluffing Card Game

Bluffalo Bidding and Bluffing Card Game

A lot of times we talk about games that take a ruleset from a classic title and expand on it with the publisher’s own twist. War is a common game that everyone tries to improve on, exhibited by the many games we’ve covered like ...
Thrift Treasure: Top Dogs Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Top Dogs Card Game

If you’ve been following along, you already know that there’s a new addition to our household. Last month a puppy entered our lives after being dog-less for five years. It took a long time to get over the heartbreak of losing a ...
Thrift Treasure: Alien Hotshots

Thrift Treasure: Alien Hotshots

As you might imagine, there have been scores of card games that try to expand on the classic Hoyle game of War. We’ve covered quite a few of them as we find them at thrift and since War was one of my favorite games growing up, we keep ...
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 ...
Thrift Treasure: Monster Mashup

Thrift Treasure: Monster Mashup

We could hardly pass on this week’s Thrift Treasure at our local Goodwill since it was only 88 cents. Plus this copy of Monster Mashup came in a tiny metal lunch box! Even if we didn’t enjoy the game, I’m sure we could fin ...
Thrift Treasure: Cuckoo Zoo Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Cuckoo Zoo Card Game

There have been an uncountable number of games that are similar to UNO. That should be no surprise as success breed imitators. Many times it is the exact same game with different art or a unique theme. Other times it introduces a new featur ...

LUPO: The Space Adventure Card Game Overview

I’m going to start off by saying I’m struggling to find a really good description for a card game we played recently. LUPO: The Space Adventure by LUPO World falls somewhere in between the categories of card games and role-playi ...
Sellswords Olympus Card Game Overview

Sellswords Olympus Card Game Overview

One problem we’ve run into many times when it comes to board and card games is if you don’t buy it when you see it, you may miss out and have to pony up a higher price to obtain a copy. Such is the state of the game industry tod ...
The Flow of History Card Game Overview

The Flow of History Card Game Overview

There is such a void of games that teach and entertain at the same time. Sure, you can find some lesson or fact in nearly every game, but ones that do a good job of educating and providing a fun experience at the same time are rare. Usually ...