Articles About Thames & Kosmos

Lost Cities Roll & Write Game Overview

Lost Cities Roll & Write Game Overview

With one of our offspring now away at college and the other too busy to even cross our paths, Scott and I are faced with limited options to scratch the gaming itch. We can 1) focus on 2-player games, 2) chisel out more time for gaming event ...
Exit: The Cursed Labyrinth Game Overview

Exit: The Cursed Labyrinth Game Overview

My original plan for writing this article was going to be a comparison of the Exit series by Kosmos with their new line of Exit that includes jigsaw puzzles. But Kennedy had a friend over for a couple of nights and we decided to introduce h ...
Ubongo 3D Puzzle Game Overview

Ubongo 3D Puzzle Game Overview

In my Red Rising game overview, I confessed that we don’t get to play games as often as I would like. During our gaming retreat, there was an an assortment of genres being played including some games that took hours and others measure ...
Aqualin 2-Player Puzzle Game Overview

Aqualin 2-Player Puzzle Game Overview

We’ve been spending a lot of time talking to the girls about what life will be like in the next couple of years. While you may be thinking I’m referring to politics or the current health crisis, I’m not. I’m talking ...
Tribes: Dawn of Humanity Game Overview

Tribes: Dawn of Humanity Game Overview

When I was a kid, my brother bought me a dictionary for Christmas because I was obsessed with doing different types of crossword puzzles in our local newspaper. I used to keep it readily available on the shelf and would grab it whenever I w ...
Cities: Skylines Cooperative Game Overview

Cities: Skylines Cooperative Game Overview

I find the ebb and flow of board game themes to be fascinating. If you look through our archives, you’ll see that we cover a lot of similar genres in a short period of time. There were a whole bunch of games that included polyomino ga ...
The Crew Cooperative Game Overview

The Crew Cooperative Game Overview

Science and space exploration have made immense strides in my lifetime. Many have been positive while some have been somber. My list of memories relating to these topics is extensive, but here ones that left the biggest mark on me. I rememb ...
Roll for Adventure Cooperative Dice Game

Roll for Adventure Cooperative Dice Game

Oh, how I love a good cooperative game. I know I say that about a lot of different types of games, but when given a choice of several games, I’ll select a cooperative one if it’s among the options. If it has dice then it’s ...
Ubongo! Extreme Puzzle Game Overview

Ubongo! Extreme Puzzle Game Overview

Back in July Nicole talked about a fun-size edition of Kosmos‘ hit puzzle game, Ubongo!, as we highlighted a number of titles that utilized polyominos as a major feature. This affordable version featured everything offered by its full ...