Tabletop

Kickstarter Alert: Kwintessens

Any game with the opening line "our previous alchemist blew up; applications now open" is already off to a good…

May 27, 2017

‘HOP!’ Game Review

Cute figurines, fun challenges, and the chance for my kids to outsmart me. Again! 4 out 5 floating minions for…

November 15, 2016

PAX Aus 2016: Preview

I have my Pokemon cards, my DS, my lab coat, and my comfy shoes--I'm ready for PAX Aus 2016 this…

November 2, 2016

Tabletop Game—’Roll Through the Ages: The Iron Age’

'Roll Through the Ages: The Iron Age' is a tabletop strategy game featuring your own personal empire set in--you guessed…

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

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: ‘Alienish’

'Alienish' is a part-quick-fire, part-memory game that helps you to quickly learn the basics of an alien language.

July 7, 2016

Tabletop Game: ‘Rattus Cartus’

The king is dead, the year is 1347, and you can become the ruler, as long as you don't die…

October 16, 2015

Tabletop Games: ‘Super Genius’ Series

'Super Genius' is a collection of flashcard-based games with a lot of room for educational sandbox play, and includes many…

October 15, 2015

Tabletop Game: ‘Machi Koro’

Machi Koro is a card drafting and dice rolling game in which players try to develop their city faster then…

October 4, 2015

Popular Games vs. Geek Gamers: Can They Impress?

Sophie and her husband decided to play two hugely popular, yet non-geeky games---Yahtzee and Clue---both of which recently received a…

August 31, 2015

Late to the Game: ‘Elder Sign’

Elder Sign is a cooperative dice-rolling game based on the Cthulhu Mythos in which you and your fellow players work…

June 20, 2015

The Hare and The Tortoise: A Fast Family Favorite

Looking for a new game to play with the whole family? Tales and Games: The Hare and The Tortoise just…

March 10, 2015

GeekMom TableTop Games Quiz

To inspire you to think about giving games this holiday season, I've put together a quiz featuring some of the…

December 11, 2014

Kicking off TableTop Season Three: Tokaido

TableTop returns for Season Three with Tokaido and a great group of gamers taking the long road to Kyoto together.

November 18, 2014

Late to the Game: Carcassonne

Carcassonne is a classic tabletop board game, which allows players to collect points while building towns, monasteries, roads, and farms…

June 14, 2014

Weekly GeekMom Video Playlist

This week, the GeekMoms were watching record-breaking videos, gaming videos and more. To save you from losing time searching for…

May 17, 2013

Late to the Game: The Settlers of Catan

GeekMom Sarah was recently exposed to the wonderful world that is The Settlers of Catan. If you are unfamiliar with…

April 26, 2013

Was International TableTop Day Really Worthwhile?

Last Saturday was the first International Tabletop Day, organised by Felicia Day, Wil Wheaton and the lovely folks over at…

April 6, 2013

International TableTop Day: Creating New Gamers

Today has been a momentous day. The first International TableTop day, and the day my son became a Gamer. He…

March 30, 2013