Originally posted 2016-03-17 17:00:51. Yesterday morning daughter announced she wanted a pyjama day. My heart always slightly sinks when I hear that because I know that while the first three hours or so will be fine – a flurry of drawing, You Tube & computer games, the afternoon fall flat, she will start to get restless…

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Originally posted 2015-05-26 12:57:27. When is the Last Time you Gamed? For me it is the better part of a year, and that is despite the fact that I have purchased several new gaming books including ones for the TV show Supernatural and the book series Monster Hunter International. I was also thinking other games…

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There is a renaissance going on in the hobby industry. It is in board games. No, I don’t mean like Monopoly. I mean board games that engage you, make you think and create a social environment. These are games that do not rely on luck. Instead, they reward those who plan ahead, can adapt to…

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Oregon Trail Card Game

The Oregon Trail Revisited When I was in elementary school, computers were still fairly new. (The Apple II and Apple IIe were wonders of the time!) But one of the perks about learning how to use them was playing games, like The Oregon Trail. Both educational and addictive, this deceptively simple simulation game left me…

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