Tag Archives: Card Games

Muertoons Card Game Overview

Muertoons Card Game Overview

I remember first learning about Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) while living in California. The very first Halloween we lived there my coworkers talked about how they celebrated Dia de los Muertos on the day after instead. They were fr ...
Windup War Card Game Overview

Windup War Card Game Overview

I don’t think there’s anyone in the world that doesn’t like the Toy Story series of movies. Like most, I feel the first one was the best because at the time it heralded some pretty spectacular animation and special effects ...
Rocky Road a la Mode Game Overview

Rocky Road a la Mode Game Overview

When growing up in the 70’s, ice cream wasn’t an everyday thing for our family. In fact, it was a summertime-only treat. Usually from a giant tub purchased at our local Aldi or Piggly Wiggly. We also had our own ice cream maker ...
Zooscape Card Game Overview

Zooscape Card Game Overview

I think it’s about time we officially nominated game designer Hisashi Hayashi as one of our favorites. Our list of favorite designers is quite short as it takes a lot to impress us so much that their new games become an instant-buy. T ...
Thrift Treasure: Horse Show Card Game

Thrift Treasure: Horse Show Card Game

Up until now I thought I had seen it all when it comes to board game themes. We’ve ridden frogs in Frogriders, raced camels in Camel Up and learned about an unknown (to us) human-stacking sport called Castellers. Surely there hasnR ...
Custom Heroes Card Game Overview

Custom Heroes Card Game Overview

Take a seat and pay attention. I’ve got something very, very cool to show you. We’ve played a lot of card games in our time and many of them are variations of the game of War. You know the one – you flip over a card agains ...
Honshu Map Building Game Overview

Honshu Map Building Game Overview

I should know better, but I made a rookie mistake when comparing a couple card games we own. I’ve said before not to judge a book (game) by its cover (box), but I did just that. A little over a month ago we featured a brand new game b ...
Sweet Games by Sweet Lemon Publishing

Sweet Games by Sweet Lemon Publishing

Could someone do me a favor and slow time down just a bit? There is so much that I need to accomplish and no time to do it. That leaves little room for things that I WANT to do. As an example, we love seeing movies at the theater and go whe ...
Thrift Treasure: 101 Card Game

Thrift Treasure: 101 Card Game

Sometimes you can tell the age of a game by just looking at the artwork. 90’s games have bright neon colors, while 80’s abstracts are full of primary shades. When we spotted this week’s Thrift Treasure at our local Goodwil ...