2016 Chess Holiday Buying Guide – Chess Sets
Finding the right gift can be exceptionally tricky when you’re looking at a chess set or other traditional game. There are literally hundreds to choose from, and you can often pair different pieces with boards. In theory this is fantastic; you can find the exact item you’re looking by combining exactly the right pieces with exactly the right board. After all, chess sets are often considered a work of art. Practically speaking though, this can be difficult if you’re shopping for a loved one and get overwhelmed with all the …
In honor of the release of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest movie, Dr. Strange, we’re taking a look at some of our Marvel themed games here at the store. These games are a great gift for the Marvel fan in your life!
Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game is set in the Marvel Comics universe.
To set up the game, players choose a number of hero decks Spider-Man, Hulk, Cyclops, Wolverine, etc. and shuffle them together; since players use only a handful of hero decks out of the fifteen included, the …
With a presidential election in a little under a week and Thanksgiving at the end of the month we thought we’d take a look at some of our America themed board games. We’ve got one of our most iconic and popular games, a political intrigue game and even a video game tie-in game.
First up, we’re looking at Ticket To Ride.
First published in 2004 by Days of Wonder, Ticket To Ride has since won dozens of awards, and for good reasons. Its elegant gameplay can be learned in under 15 minutes, but it …