Thursday, May 13, 2021
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...
Ubongo is a deceptively simply game where you race to assemble Tetris like pieces into a defined area. At first glance it looks very easy to do, IT ISN'T! And that's half the fun. Each player starts out with...
I've got a fairly solid library of games, but I was looking for another 2 player, light, easy and fun game which I could use as a warm up or to fill the gaps between two heavier games. Longhorn...
We are fans of Cards Against Humanity, but after playing it several times, the allure to playing it has diminished. Utter Nonsense fills this "bawdy" party game slot with a dash of freshness and a lot of fun. Each player...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...