Tag Archives: Card Games

Codenames Duet Card Game Overview

Codenames Duet Card Game Overview

We love it when we know the story behind the creation of a game. Unless you’ve been under a rock for the past year or two, you already know one of the most popular games to hit the market has been Czech Games Edition‘s wildly su ...
Overseers Card Game Overview

Overseers Card Game Overview

One of the best things about attending the annual Gen Con convention in Indianapolis is all the brand new games you get to see. Some have just hit the market, others are just previews of upcoming Kickstarter campaigns. Either way, you’ ...
Outlawed! Card Game Overview

Outlawed! Card Game Overview

If there’s one type of game that doesn’t get played much in our household, it is bluffing games. Not because we don’t find them fun, but because someone in our family (cough * Nicole * cough) has a problem with telling lie ...
Thrift Treasure: Zig-Zag Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Zig-Zag Card Game

There are a few game companies who we rarely see at thrift stores. One will pop up now and then, but unless we happen to be in the store on the day it is put on the shelf, someone else will have grabbed it before we even knew it was there. ...
BattleGoats Card Game Overview

BattleGoats Card Game Overview

I’ve probably mentioned no less than five times how my brother and I used to always play the card game War when we were of grade school age. I’ve already taught it to my daughters and they are happy to grab a standard deck and t ...
EGG Series #11: Elevenses for One Solitaire

EGG Series #11: Elevenses for One Solitaire

Here we are, at the last in the E•G•G Series of games by Eagle Gryphon Games. Well, last by our accounts. We grabbed the 11-game bundle of games, but as we were talking about them this year, plans for two more in the series have arisen. Mor ...
Pinball Showdown Card Game Overview

Pinball Showdown Card Game Overview

I don’t recall exactly how old I was when I saw my first pinball machine, but I do recall it was while our family lived in West Germany. Stationed in Worms, we traveled by motor coach every day to school 30+ minutes away in Mannheim f ...
Aura Casual Strategy Card Game Overview

Aura Casual Strategy Card Game Overview

I’ve always had a soft spot for games with good design. I asked for a copy of Chess for Christmas a few years ago and picked out the exact set I liked the best. I made the decision not based on materials or price, it was all about how ...