I bought Love Letter as a valentine’s present for my then fiancé now husband last year. The game consists of only 16 cards and 13 red cubes, but the clever combination of roles depicted on the cards leads to a fun game which is easy to learn and quick to play. The aim is to have your … More Sending a Love Letter
What is the best way to use a Waterstone‘s voucher? We decided to buy a game (the voucher was a wedding present so although we both like reading we wanted to get something we could do together). Having browsed what games they stock, and looked at the prices and how much our voucher was worth we settled … More A journey into the desert
Back in December I received the original Dale of Merchants and described how pleased I was with the component quality and look of the game. Over the last 5 months we (my husband and I) have played it several times and enjoy its fast gameplay and close finishes. Every game is close, generally when one … More Revisiting the Dale of Merchants
My husband loves the Thunderbirds TV Show (and I quite like it too), we are currently watching all the original episodes on DVD. So when I found out that there was a Thunderbirds board game coming out to celebrate its 50th anniversary I knew I had to look into it. Then I saw it was a co-operative … More Thunderbirds are go!
Racing through the galaxy – exploring for new planets and technological developments, colonising newly discovered planets either by force or more peaceful means, building developments to help your civilisation advance, producing goods and then selling them for profit. My husband and I have recently got into playing Race for the Galaxy. Each player starts with their small newly formed empire … More Race for the Galaxy