Articles About North Star Games

Dude Game Giveaway

Dude Game Giveaway

Even though we lived in California for a decade, I never really considered myself a California girl. People there said I had a Midwest accent which was strange because I never knew there was such a thing. What was even more surprising was t ...
Monster Match Card Game Overview

Monster Match Card Game Overview

We’ve been on a quest to feature as many games from our 2018 holiday gift guides as possible. Unfortunately, there simply wasn’t enough time before Christmas to give each one a dedicated, personalized game overview. We’re ...
Warsaw: City of Ruins Game Overview

Warsaw: City of Ruins Game Overview

I don’t know how normal people spend their 25th wedding anniversary, but we aren’t normal people. Scott and I have wanted to plan a trip overseas for years, but I didn’t push for it for our anniversary. As much as I wanted ...
Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 3

Games Debuting at Gen Con 2018 – Part 3

Welcome back! Glad to see you’ve returned to add more to your wish list. I completely feel your pain; we have the same obsession with needing to add more games to our collection. If you’ve just hopped on our bus for details on w ...
Mega Giveaway Day 78 – Blurble Game

Mega Giveaway Day 78 – Blurble Game

How often are you trying to say something but you just can’t get the right words to roll off your tongue? We discovered a game that will help you improve your ability to get a word into the conversation. Hopefully, it’s the firs ...
Mega Giveaway Day 21 – Happy Salmon Game

Mega Giveaway Day 21 – Happy Salmon Game

The first time I heard about Happy Salmon was last year during Blogger Bash. I seldom like full demonstrations because time is pretty tight, but I conceded and gave it a shot. Instantly I was in love with this ridiculously noisy game that l ...
Evolution the Beginning Game Overview

Evolution the Beginning Game Overview

Dinosaurs are alive and kicking stomping. Don’t let anybody tell you otherwise. If you don’t believe me, you should have visited the Huntsville (Alabama) Botanical Gardens. I saw them with my own eyes as the T-Rex roared in my f ...
Mega Giveaway Day 83- Happy Salmon Game

Mega Giveaway Day 83- Happy Salmon Game

Oh, Happy Happy. Playing games makes us happy. Having awesome readers makes us happy. Giving stuff away in this Mega Giveaway makes us happy. Do you see a pattern here yet? Day 83 is Happy! Happy Salmon to be more specific! Thanks to North ...
No Sad Pandas, Just Happy Salmon

No Sad Pandas, Just Happy Salmon

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not the fun parent. I don’t joke around as much as I could or should and am usually the one who says “No” to ice cream for dinner. April Fool’s Day jokes are seldom ini ...
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 ...