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Ninja Taisen 2-Player Game Overview

Ninja Taisen 2-Player Game Overview

One type of game that is underrepresented in our collection are examples designed specifically for two players. Sure, there are the classics like Chess, Checkers or Go, but I’m referring to something more modern. We have featured a fe ...
Legend of the Wendigo Game Overview

Legend of the Wendigo Game Overview

We’ve completely lost track of all the camps our girls have participated in this summer. And for every one they signed up for, there was at least four or five more going on at the same time. Many times they had to weigh the pros and c ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 2

Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 2

As you saw yesterday, there are a lot of games scheduled to be available for purchase for the first time at Gen Con. There are so many we couldn’t even fit them all in one list! Here is the remainder of the list for use in creating yo ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 1

Games Debuting at Gen Con Pt. 1

Two months ago we had the pleasure of attending the Origins Game Fair and previewed dozens of brand new games just hitting the market. Long hours and tons of fun were the highlight of the extended weekend, and I’m sure we’ll be ...
Games Debuting at Origins Game Fair Pt. 2

Games Debuting at Origins Game Fair Pt. 2

As we explained yesterday, there are a lot of games scheduled to be available for purchase for the first time at Origins Game Fair. There are so many we couldn’t even fit them all in one post. Here is the remainder of the list for use ...
World of Yo-Ho Board Game Overview

World of Yo-Ho Board Game Overview

There are few things that irritate me more than trying to have a conversation with someone who has their face buried in a cell phone. I realize times have changed and electronic communication devices are a part of everyone’s lives, bu ...
Travel Using Japanese-Themed Games

Travel Using Japanese-Themed Games

Between all the talk about how to host a sushi-themed party last week, finishing Better Late Than Never on our DVR and sampling a Japanese pizza at Domino’s World Headquarters, I seriously want to make a trip to Japan. I want to go on ...
Host a Sushi-Themed Party

Host a Sushi-Themed Party

There’s a running joke with our family. When someone is out of town (usually me) or at some kind of event (usually the kids), the rest of us go out for sushi for dinner. The key to a successful sushi venture is the photographing and b ...
An Animal Game With Feeling

An Animal Game With Feeling

Now that my daughters are solidly in the pre-teen/teen years, dress-up has been replaced by fashion websites, brand name shoes and (gasp!) makeup. All of their Disney princess outfits went to Goodwill some time ago. My youngest has shown so ...
Is This a New Game Cat-egory?

Is This a New Game Cat-egory?

Over the past few years it seems that two themes have monopolized the board game industry. Time and time again we see new titles that are either zombie-themed or pirate-related. In fact, we have so many pirate titles in our collection (yes, ...