Qwirkle

My grandparents used to tell me that I had an old soul. At the time, I thought that meant that they thought I was wise beyond my years, but now that I’m older, I’m convinced that it was their way of saying, “Thank you for not destroying the house like …

Lost Cities

I have this fleece pullover jacket that I’m finally able to wear again after what seems like a summer that lasted nine months. I love this jacket. It’s comfy, well-worn, and familiar. Games can seem like that too sometimes. While it’s fun to try out the new hotness, there’s nothing …

Carcassonne

There are some games that have made such an impact on the gaming industry that we often use them as a reference for some type of bit or mechanism. If someone says that we place our units “settlers-style” at the start of a game, then most board gamers will understand …