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Thrift Treasure: Wok ‘n Roll Game

Thrift Treasure: Wok ‘n Roll Game

This week was a particularly good week at our Goodwill. On one trip we found four complete games for only 88 cents each! Each and every one of them were titles we had not seen before, and thus needed to add them to our collection. You’ ...
First Look: Mandoo Games

First Look: Mandoo Games

Great games come from everywhere. Europe, specifically Germany, is the home to some of the best designers of what are referred to as “Euro Games”. If we had to select a champion of party games, the U.S. would probably come out o ...
KLASK 4 Dexterity Game Overview

KLASK 4 Dexterity Game Overview

A few weeks ago marked the seventh anniversary of the first time we attended the Chicago Toy & Game Fair (ChiTAG). It had been on my bucket list since I lived in California and learned that it was the only show of its kind that was open ...
Thrift Treasure: Dr. Eureka

Thrift Treasure: Dr. Eureka

Usually when we’re out shopping for board games at thrift, we’re primarily on the lookout for games that are unique, fun and are somewhat hard to find. We pass on dozens and dozens of versions of Monopoly, Yahtzee, Scene It and ...
Thrift Treasure: Knockout

Thrift Treasure: Knockout

This week’s Thrift Treasure find was a game that I always wanted but never purchased. The commercials began running in the early 90’s and being a recent college grad, I didn’t have the extra funds to splurge on toys and ga ...
Thrift Treasure: Apple Pop Children’s Game

Thrift Treasure: Apple Pop Children’s Game

If you remember reading about our thrift store find last week, Circulo, you’ll recall that we were at an out-of-town Goodwill and happened across a couple things we hadn’t played before. The second game we carried to the checkou ...
7 Games That Support 7 Players

7 Games That Support 7 Players

One of the benefits of having such a vast knowledge of games is that people come to us for advice. We’re cool with that because it means people are interested in playing games! A few weeks back, a neighbor and friend asked us for game ...
Team3 Polyomino Game Overview

Team3 Polyomino Game Overview

A couple weeks ago we were playing Tuki, a polyomino game where you not only built a vertical structure that matched your card, you had to figure out exactly which neutral-colored pieces to use to elevate and support the entire thing. Playe ...
ICECOOL2 Dexterity Game Overview

ICECOOL2 Dexterity Game Overview

With temperatures set to hit around 100 this week, it seems only fitting that I talk about something cool. Sure, I could recommend setting up an ice cream bar and making customized mess-free Mason jar milkshakes. Or I could talk about my fa ...