Articles About word games

First Look: Bear in Mind Games

First Look: Bear in Mind Games

If there’s one category of games we don’t play very often as a family, it would have to be word games. It isn’t because we don’t enjoy them – word games just seem to be hard to play as a family when there is a ...
When Witty Men Learn to Knit

When Witty Men Learn to Knit

As we have gotten more and more involved (addicted) to board games over the past few years, we’ve seen pretty much every theme make it to the table at some time or another. Across the various types of games, we’ve encountered sp ...
Letter Tycoon Word Game Overview

Letter Tycoon Word Game Overview

I’m a very analytical person, analyzing everything from money to the logistics of a hectic schedule. That’s very likely why I enjoy strategy games so much, but also why I am particular about them. They can’t be too heavy because I over-anal ...
Thrift Treasure: Lickety Quick

Thrift Treasure: Lickety Quick

We have talked about games that are great in the classroom very recently, and regularly seek out titles that combine good entertainment with an opportunity to learn. There is a whole category of games that are specifically made to teach fir ...
Thrift Treasure: Keesdrow

Thrift Treasure: Keesdrow

I was just a kid when I realized how much I loved puzzles. That passion wasn’t limited to assembly of complex or pretty pictures, but extended onto paper as well. From jigsaw to logic puzzles, cryptoquotes to word seeks, I couldn̵ ...
Scrabble for the Rest of Us?

Scrabble for the Rest of Us?

I cannot tell you how many times I have played Scrabble with my family. No matter why we are getting together, at some point either one of my sisters or my mother casually mention how long it has been since we have played, and wouldn’t it b ...