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Atelier Board Game Overview

Atelier Board Game Overview

When people ask what my favorite types of games are, I have a tough time deciding. I love the cooperative nature of games that make players work together. I also love the thought that is required for a strategy or abstract game. However, di ...
Sushi Roll Dice Game Overview

Sushi Roll Dice Game Overview

Years ago when we first started getting into board games more seriously, we began attending a weekly game night hosted at a local college. Each week 30-50 people would show up to play all types of board and card games of various levels of d ...
Thrift Treasure: Jitters Word Game

Thrift Treasure: Jitters Word Game

It’s been a while since we’ve found a unique word game at thrift, but this week was our lucky week. I believe the last one we found worthy of purchasing was last Spring when we bought Scrabble Word Rummy at our local Goodwill. Y ...
Thrift Treasure: Challenge Yahtzee

Thrift Treasure: Challenge Yahtzee

Yahtzee is probably one of the first games everyone plays when first introduced to board game. Everyone loves rolling the dice, pushing their luck and trying to get the highest score possible. Plus there’s the rush of excitement when ...
Fleet Dice Roll-n-Write Game Overview

Fleet Dice Roll-n-Write Game Overview

Ha! I bet you thought after our string of roll-n-write (Lanterns Dice, Kingdomino Duel, Rolled West) and flip-n-write games (Second Chance, Deadly Doodles, Kokoro) a few weeks back that we were done with those for a while. Nope. I have foun ...
Tower of Madness Game Overview

Tower of Madness Game Overview

Being part of the board game community sure has opened my eyes to all that goes into the creation of a game. Like an author writing a book, it doesn’t go from the imagination to hardback. There are several steps in-between that involve the ...
Rolled West Roll-n-Write Game Overview

Rolled West Roll-n-Write Game Overview

One of the hottest trends in board games right now is a genre being called “roll and write”. This style of game typically has players rolling one or more dice and recording the results on their own score sheet. The term has beco ...
Kingdomino Duel Roll and Write Game Overview

Kingdomino Duel Roll and Write Game Overview

Sometimes it feels like deja vu around here. On Wednesday, I shared with you an overview of Lanterns Dice and how it’s a roll & write take on the hit game we featured back in 2015, Lanterns: The Harvest Festival. Well… those ...