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Lisboa Strategy Game Overview

Lisboa Strategy Game Overview

We’ve always touted the educational opportunities available by playing games. It doesn’t matter if you just want to learn something new, play a game where you can talk about how it relates to history or even using a game in a &# ...
Tudor Strategy Game Overview

Tudor Strategy Game Overview

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear, “Henry the 8th” (Henry VIII)? There are two things that I immediately think of. First, I start singing the lyrics to Herman Hermit’s “I’m Henry the ...
My Little Scythe Game Overview

My Little Scythe Game Overview

We have regularly discussed how important it is to incorporate board games into family life. A couple weeks ago, I even included it in the list of ideas for family bonding because we feel that strongly about it. Each year during the holiday ...
Root Asymmetric Strategy Game Overview

Root Asymmetric Strategy Game Overview

As Scott has mentioned over the past couple weeks, we’re trying to provide more details on some of the games featured in our holiday gift guides. Sometimes it’s difficult to make a purchasing decision on a one-paragraph descript ...
Lorenzo Il Magnifico Game Overview

Lorenzo Il Magnifico Game Overview

Have you ever played a game and thought to yourself, “This is a really good game.”? Me too. Recently, as a matter of fact. Actually, it happens quite often, but that’s bound to happen when you play 10 or so different games ...
Thrift Treasure: Feudal Bookshelf Game

Thrift Treasure: Feudal Bookshelf Game

Back in the late 60’s and early 70’s there was a whole series of board games issued by 3M (yes, the Scotch Tape company) whose boxes were designed like books. Dubbed “The Bookcase Series”, the idea was you would disp ...
Feudum Strategy Game Overview

Feudum Strategy Game Overview

You’ve heard the phrase time is money. A couple weeks back I told you about the Dized app to help you learn how to play board games because instructions can often take a lot of time to read and comprehend and, you know, who has time for tha ...
Grackles Abstract Game Overview

Grackles Abstract Game Overview

This is hard for me to do, but I have a confession to make. For those of you that know me, this will be hard to believe… but it’s true. It all started when I hung up the bird feeders. Each day I would enjoy enjoy watching the bi ...
Disney Villainous Card Game Overview

Disney Villainous Card Game Overview

As Halloween approaches, costumes are hitting store shelves and pop-up stores are showing up in strip malls. Every year, we can bet money on what characters will be knocking on our door come October 31st. The latest blockbuster movies, TV s ...
Rome: City of Marble Game Overview

Rome: City of Marble Game Overview

I’ve been fortunate to be able to visit quite a few places throughout my life. Trips to places like various corporate headquarters were the result of the website for the purpose of getting a behind-the-scenes look at the company. But ...