board games

  1. What's your genre!?

    Ever have trouble picking out the best game for you and your playgroup?  Of course you have, because there is an abundance of variety when it come to board games, just like movies or food.  It's often a task to determine what you should pick up because you're not quite sure what you will like.  That's where we come in!  We can't count (no seriously, what comes after 5?)how many times a day people come in or call asking for advice on what they should pick up, so why not make a blog about it and give you another source of information?

    The first question we ask our customers is "are you a new or an experienced gamer?"  A newer player will tend to want something a little lighter and easier to learn and play; whereas an experienced gamer will look for something with a bit more heft and difficulty.  Games are typically broken down into two main categories: Mainstream and Hobby. There is some overlap between the two, but for the most part you

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  2. Fun Games to play during Quarantine

    Ladies and gentlemen we have some good stuff for you today.  We have been asked a lot over the last couple of weeks for good cooperative or 2 player games so we've compiled a list of 5 games that you should pick up (that we just so happen to carry) for some fun while you're. . . . **looks both ways** CO-OPed up during the Covid Crisis! So without, further ado, our list of 5 (in no particular order) games that you should give a try during this time! 

    1. Azul
      Azul is a very fun, competitive game for 2 - 5 players.  This is a relatively easy game to learn and it plays out fairly fast as well.  The goal is for each player to create the most beautiful stained glass window they can to impress the King of Spain.  Players take turns choosing tiles to place in their queue. Once all tiles have been taken the players move all full queues over to the window and score points.  Refill
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