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Thrift Treasure: Akumulate Board Game

Thrift Treasure: Akumulate Board Game

There has never been a lack of games that try to expand on the crossword-style of games made popular by Scrabble. Some use unique letter tiles. Showdown Poker uses dice with the various card suits and numbers. Sumoku capitalizes on the popu ...
Heist: One Team One Mission Cooperative Game Overview

Heist: One Team One Mission Cooperative Game Overview

Last week we set out as detectives to solve mysteries in Chronicles of Crime. Searching crime scenes, examining clues and interrogating suspects were a few of the things we tackled as we attempted to close the cases. While we thoroughly enj ...
Rubik’s Cage Abstract Game Overview

Rubik’s Cage Abstract Game Overview

This summer will mark the five year anniversary of our feature about Rubik’s Race. We never imagined how popular the article and video would become when we bought our copy of the game at a local Goodwill. The popularity didn’t h ...
SahmReviews’ Top 10 Best-Selling Games of 2019

SahmReviews’ Top 10 Best-Selling Games of 2019

We thought it would be interesting to do a little digging into the statistics provided by Amazon of what our readers were buying. SahmReviews has always been proud of featuring games we actually want to play (or don’t, and we’ll ...
Thrift Treasure: 30 Second Mysteries

Thrift Treasure: 30 Second Mysteries

A popular type of game that we’ve really been enjoying as of late are advertised as escape room games. While you’re not physically locked in a room, you are trying to solve a series of puzzles with limited clues and hints. We ha ...
Thrift Treasure: Circulo Strategy Game

Thrift Treasure: Circulo Strategy Game

A new school year means the girls will be trying to make All-State for the various instruments they play. Leading up to the weekend of auditions are a number of camps and workshops held across the state. These are established to give kids t ...
Are You Dumber Than a Box of Rocks? Game Giveaway

Are You Dumber Than a Box of Rocks? Game Giveaway

We’ve played all kinds of trivia games and I continue to have a love/hate relationship with them. Sometimes we’ll find ones that level the playing field by allowing you to leverage your opponents’ knowledge and others that ...
Thrift Treasure: Callisto

Thrift Treasure: Callisto

Usually when we look for games at our thrift stores, we’re hunting for the latest version. Many games go through changes from issue to issue as rules are tweaked, players’ tastes change or additional features are added. Having t ...
Thrift Treasure: Triazzle Game

Thrift Treasure: Triazzle Game

This week’s Thrift Treasure feature proves once again that some games at thrift are there for a reason. We’ve been very fortunate to find hundreds of good board games for just a couple dollars each over the years, but every once ...