Monday, December 17, 2018
At first, I didn't really think I was going to like Dragon's Gold. You only start out with four cards and you use these cards (and their points) to fight dragons. Seemed pretty simplistic, that is until you factor in...
The idea of adding dice chucking action to Fluxx sounds fun, that is... until you play it. This expansion is comprised of 2 dice (each with draw and play numbers) and five cards. Of the five cards 2 aren't...
In my youth I used to play "pen and paper" RPG games like Dungeons and Dragons. Pathfinder Adventure Card Game tries to simulate that kind of adventuring / Dungeon crawling experience in a card based game. This set was...
I first discovered Pick-Omino via the iPad app. It is a Reiner Knizia game, and I often enjoy his games. Pick-Omino is definitely on the lighter side of Knizia's games, and has an equally light theme. The theme is...
Our culture seems to have a very defined and narrow view of what constitutes “acceptable” play for adults. As an adult male over the age of 30 (heck, I’m over 40), the range of acceptable play includes: poker, golf,...
Fluxx is a game where as you play the rules and goals shift. For some this moving target is a delight, while others it is extreme frustration. While the basic structure of Fluxx is the same, there are now...
  It's important to note that for the most part Fluxx is Fluxx. There are so many themed versions out there, but they all fundamentally play the same way: each player must navigate through ever changing rules and goals to...
Kahuna is a STRICTLY 2 PLAYER area control game. The game runs three rounds where players take turns playing cards and building bridges within the 12 islands of the archipelago Kahuna. Control the most bridges to an island and...
Coloretto is a very simple game to set up and learn. At it's core it's a "trick taking" game where you place colored cards in different piles and then push your luck by taking these piles at the right...
Cockroach Poker (Kakerlakenpoker) is one of the easiest and fun bluffing card games out there. The deck has 64 cards, 8 cards of 8 different "bugs". The deck is dealt out among the players. With the starting player, a...