One Night Ultimate Werewolf

Years ago, my daughter had a sleepover party for her birthday, and our friend Rachel volunteered to help out with activities. One of the party games she played with the girls was Mafia, which I had never seen before. The girls were secretly assigned roles as innocents or members of …

Cafe International

I remember the first time I played Cafe International. My friend Mark brought it over to my house and said, “This is a good game, but it’s not politically correct.” We played this at a table in my garage on one of those summer nights here in the Central Valley …

Risk: Plants vs. Zombies

I picked this up for my son’s 10th birthday.  He had never played Risk before, so that didn’t mean anything to him, but he’s a big fan of the Plants vs. Zombies series of games, so he was pretty excited. It’s funny, but I think he was most excited getting what …

Elfenland

“You seem weary, young stranger. Sit down and tell me of your journeys.” The innkeeper poured the Elven youth a flagon of cool water as he dusted off his traveling cloak. “Ah, good innkeeper, it was a tiring journey indeed. From Jxara, I traveled through a treacherous forest riding on …