This past weekend’s gathering was attended by the nerdier gamers in our group. This allowed us to keep the party games at home, and focus on games that play a little longer. We had a great time, and I hope we can up our nerd to casual ratio moving forward.
Despite the Super Bowl being the new most-watched TV broadcast of all time in the US, none of us cared enough about the game to want to sit and watch it for 4 hours. We instead, chose to have a board game day with the game on in the background. As always, we had a great time.
Its rare that new games are brought to game night that I hadn’t purchased. I could get used to this – trying out new games without the commitment is fun, and frugal!
It’s time for the 2nd half of my top 10 game wishlist. I got to play one of these titles this past weekend (and very much enjoyed it.) As mentioned in my last post, this list is fairly liquid, so I expect things to change around a bit as I find more information, or get a chance to try one of these first hand.
A few friends were in town this weekend (thanks for the box of games Chad!), so it was great to be able to try some new games out that we hadn’t played before. Continue reading
I heard of these OCD types that create board game inserts out of foam core. These are the types of people who sleeve their games, and ask you not to put drinks on the table with the games, and to not eat Doritos while playing with their components.
I’m one of these folks…