Reef Encounter

This month’s Game of the Month is Reef Encounter, designed by Richard Breese. It was first published in 2004 and is available in English from Z-Man Games. I’m not sure how to best describe Reef Encounter. It is a strategy game built around the theme of life in the coral …

Expectations

We all have expectations. Some expectations we have for ourselves. For example, it’s been much easier for me to write and keep up with three blogs now that I have set up a posting schedule. Some expectations we have for others. I kind of like it that my family knows …

Quantifying Fun

I just listened to Mark Johnson’s always fabulous podcast, Boardgames To Go, and he and guest David Gullett were talking about the games they played in 2009. I’ve already written about my look back at 2009, but one of the topics that came up in their discussion was regarding what …