The Classics – Yahtzee!

The first Classic game to review is obviously Yahtzee. I have been playing Yahtzee as long as I can remember. Whenever we would visit my grandparents there was always a game and I loved it. It was so great for quality time and it gave me a lot of good memories. So I might be a…

Scrabble Slam

During the middle of summer if you are looking for a very small game to pack when travelling or for camping this could be the one. Scrabble slam is a 10 to 15 minute game for 2 to 4 players, ages 8 and up. This is a good game for kids to work on vocabulary…

Sushi Go

Sushi Go is a fairly fast card game for ages 8 and up for 2 to 5 players. The game takes about 15 to 20 minutes to play. The idea is your trying to get the best sushi combo. It’s a draft and pass game that’s simple to play. The cards are adorable, and a…

The Mind

The Mind is quickly becoming one of my absolute favourite games.  Its a card game for 2 to 4 players, ages 8 and up and takes roughly half an hour. Don’t let the simplicity fool you this one becomes tense pretty quickly. I brought this one to a cottage. It was definitely the hit of…

Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle is a deck building game for 2-4 players for ages 11 and up.  The first level takes roughly 30 minutes and each level takes longer from there. The theme just works.  It definitely keeps Harry Potter fans happy, but also you dont have to know the books or movies to play.   The game…

Tsuro The Game of the Path

This is a 2 to 8 player game for ages 8 and up.  It takes very little time to learn, basically you are just following a path and hoping that it doesn’t lead you off the board. I really like the look of this game, it has a very nice design and a classic feel….

Citadels

Citadels is a game where players take on different roles each round to help them acquire gold and create districts. Depending on the number of players, once a player has seven or eight districts, that becomes the final round and everyone tallies up their points at the end.  The player with the highest score wins. Theres…

Exploding Kittens

Exploding kittens is a card game where everyone draws a card until someone gets an Exploding kitten and are eliminated.  This is a lighted hearted card game for 2 to 5 players aged 7 and up. The theme is adorable and the cards are funny. It’s a simple concept that works well. To set up…

Killer Bunnies

Killer Bunnies is a game where you are trying to protect your bunnies while at the same time trying to kill your opponents bunnies and as if that wasn’t enough, collect carrot cards.  At the end of the game, one carrot is revealed as the magic carrot, that carrot wins the game so it’s pretty…