Kerplunk

I remember playing Kerplunk at my great-aunt’s house. I’m a little older than the game itself, so it must have been a fairly new game at the time. It was, and still is, a different kind of game. It’s funky looking, like a plastic porcupine, and it’s loud. It’s a …

Rummikub

This is part of the Spiel des Jahres series of posts. Rummikub was the winner of the German “Game of the Year” in 1980. The game is based on a traditional game called Okey. The modern game has been produced by many companies. The copy that I own was made …