board games

Kickstarter Alert: Deluxe Board Game Train Sets Upgrades

Deluxe Board Game Train Sets are high-quality replacement train sets for many popular train board games inspired by traditional locomotives.

April 7, 2021

Five Family-Friendly Yet Fiendishly Fun Games to Play This Halloween

Looking for some spooky games to play this Halloween? Here are five family-friendly yet fiendishly fun games to play this…

October 25, 2020

Family Games for the Holidays: ‘Reveal’

'Reveal' is a game for two to four players or teams aged eight and up whose tag line claims it…

November 3, 2019

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘The Search for Planet X’

The Search for Planet X is a deduction-style board game currently funding on Kickstarter in which you must search for…

October 9, 2019

‘The 7th Guest’: A Disappointing Return to Stauf’s Mansion

'The 7th Guest' is a board game based on the 1993 video game of the same name that attempts to…

October 4, 2019

Explore and Learn About Ancient Egypt With ‘Egyptians’

'Egyptians' is a part-roll-and-move, part-trivia board game that is designed to teach you and your family about Ancient Egypt in…

March 20, 2018

Paneling at PAX

From chickens to education to splitting on bricks, Rebecca Angel learned (?) a lot about gaming at various panels at…

March 15, 2017

Gameschooling: Play More in the New Year

Game-based learning can be such a blast. With a new year on the horizon, resolve to add more play to…

December 31, 2016

Games as a Priority

We can say family time is important, but look at your schedule to find out where your priorities truly lie.…

December 7, 2016

10 Fantastic Family Games for Your Game Closet

Our family loves board games and, as a homeschool mom, I rely heavily on board games as a resource for…

October 22, 2016

‘Unreal Estate’: Real Fun in Unreal Places

See how much real fun can be had in unreal locations with 'Unreal Estate' now on Kickstarter.

October 17, 2016

A Few Words About ‘Snippets’

How many words can you come up with containing "oft" or "est"? In one minute? 'Snippets' is a new game…

October 5, 2016

Kickstarter Alert: ‘Area 51’

In this Kickstarter board game, you work as a secret government agent in 1950s America and conceal evidence of extraterrestrial…

September 10, 2016

Games in Your Homeschool: Learning Through Play

Among the biggest of homeschooling perks in my world is the fact that our family is able to play games…

September 6, 2016

ConnectiCon: Gamin’, Cosplay, and Shows

Once again, ConnectiCon provided Rebecca Angel and her son with a weekend of games and entertainment.

July 21, 2016

‘Kill Doctor Lucky’: Deluxe Edition Video Play and Review

We gathered together some friends and members of our Geeklings and Parental Units meetup group to film a round of…

July 10, 2016

‘Circuit Maze’: An Electric Current Logic Game

I don't know about you guys, but I love ThinkFun's one-player logic games. My children never tire of 'Laser Maze'…

April 24, 2016

Stratos Spheres: A 3-Dimensional 4-In-A-Row Game

What if I told you that you could take your Connect Four love to the next level with an updated…

March 22, 2016

‘Littlecodr’ Puts Your Pint-Sized Programmers in Charge—of You!

Littlecodr is an active, hands-on option for teaching young kids simple programming concepts.

February 26, 2016

Gamin’ Up New Year’s

Party games! Games that can be played by seven or more people are perfect for your New Year's. Here's a…

December 28, 2015