Ticket to Ride – Europe #BoardGameClub

Ticket to Ride - Europe

We’ve recently been asked to join the Blogger Board Game Club with Esdevium Games and each month we’ll be sharing our thoughts on a different game.  Being a family of steam train enthusiasts, we were more than excited to open our first box and discover Ticket to Ride – Europe,… Continue reading »

BrainBox Roald Dahl

BrainBox Roald Dahl

I was first introduced to BrainBox games a few years ago when I won their Dinosaurs game for my son.  My son loves that game and we’ve played it countless times over the time we’ve had it.  We’re building up his collection of chapter book classics so I thought the BrainBox… Continue reading »

Going retro with TOP TRUMPS – review and giveaway

Going retro with Top Trumps

There are a number of classic games from my childhood that are still much loved over 40 years later. I’ve been reliving my childhood with a game that always had my younger brother and I pitting our wits against each other.  This time around, I’m up against a very shrewd… Continue reading »

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion – review and giveaway

Lightseekers Awakening from PlayFusion

My son turns 8 in a couple of months and he’s using computers more and more at school, he even uses the laptop to do most of his maths homework now.  The world is a very different place from that of my own childhood, and we’ve been trying out Lightseekers Awakening from… Continue reading »

Word Rush – a game review

Word Rush

The girls were coming over for a curry and a catch up recently and I thought it would be a great time to try out a new game with them.  Suitable for anyone aged 8 years and over, Word Rush from Tactic Games, can be played with 2-6 players and… Continue reading »

KING PONG – review and giveaway

King Pong

Monkey and I have been playing the new game on the block from Drumond Park called KING PONG.  It’s aimed at children aged 8 years and over and can be played by 2-4 players. The games comes with a KING PONG unit, base with pivoting doors and lid, 4 corner… Continue reading »