The Toy Fair Trends articles are done (whew!) and before I hop into my Easter Basket games article, I thought I’d review a game I’ve not h..
This year Qwirkle is celebrating its 10th Anniversary, so big CONGRATS to MindWare and Susan McKinley Ross! In honor of the milestone they..
I was at the Discover Games booth at New York Toy Fair when I got the 30-second Quartex pitch. I’ll be honest, it had to be a quick sel..
Carcassonne is an interesting game in my collection because I bought the app before I purchased the physical game. And I’ll admit that I ..
A couple weeks ago I wrote about the fabulous game Acuity by Fat Brain Toys and invented by BlueMatter games. If you didn’t read it – y..
A couple years ago at ChiTAG I kept running into these two other inventors… it was almost like they were following me. Or was I following..
KerFlip arrived and I’ve played it and I’m going to tell you that I’m still just as enthusiastic as I was about it now as when I saw it ..
The neighborhood I live in here in Chicago, well let’s just say it’s “up and coming” and it’s been “up and coming” for pretty much the e..
This review of Word on the Street is SERIOUSLY over due and it’s all because one of my favorite playtesters doesn’t like the game. Why? ..
A while back I wrote an article about taking games with you when you travel (see here) and Nate Scheidler, Organizer of Chicago Boardgam..
Earlier this month I was at Richard Gottlieb’s “Future of the Industry” conference and someone brought up the issue of packaging. Given..
Regardless of how you pronounce the name Rummy-CUBE, Roomi-CUBE, Rummy –CUB, if you’ve played it you probably like it.
Rummikub has t..