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Thinking Putty Puzzle Logic Game Overview

Thinking Putty Puzzle Logic Game Overview

When we’re shopping for games at thrift, there is one brand we will never buy. If it is from the Cranium series, we have learned to always pass on it no matter how complete or new it looks. The majority of their games include some typ ...
Potato Pirates Card Game Overview

Potato Pirates Card Game Overview

If you haven’t heard our mantra before, we’ll say it again – “All kids should learn coding or programming.” It doesn’t matter if they are destined to be programmers, engineers or even anything that has to ...
Shadows in the Forest Game Overview

Shadows in the Forest Game Overview

It was about this time every year that our favorite activity as kids was to go outside and play hide and seek in the dark. We lived in a rural neighborhood, so we didn’t have to worry about traffic. And street lights hadn’t made ...
Fold-it Speed Game Overview

Fold-it Speed Game Overview

It’s not hard to understand that when a company publishes the same type of games successfully over a number of years, you come to expect a certain thing from them. When we play a game by Academy Games, we expect it to have authentic h ...
Laser Chess Strategy Game Overview

Laser Chess Strategy Game Overview

It was a little over four years ago that we found a copy of Laser Khet at our local Goodwill. We had seen it for sale at local stores, but didn’t want to pay the $40 MSRP since we weren’t sure if our girls would enjoy it or not. ...
Cat Crimes Puzzle Game Overview

Cat Crimes Puzzle Game Overview

I think we all played the classic game of Clue when we were kids. For us it seemed like Colonel Mustard was always using his lead pipe on someone. Maybe we just didn’t shuffle the cards well enough. Either way, it really was a game th ...
Lunar Landing Puzzle Game Overview

Lunar Landing Puzzle Game Overview

Although we’ve featured a number of puzzle challenges by ThinkFun over the years, up until now none of their products have reminded us of board games in our collection. They have been unique and challenging in their own ways, and have ...
Roller Coaster Challenge Puzzle Overview

Roller Coaster Challenge Puzzle Overview

When I was very young, say maybe five or six, my dad took me on a roller coaster on a visit to King’s Island. Or maybe it was Carowinds. Or the World’s Fair. I don’t remember all the details exactly, but I do know that it ...