Posts

Hot New Game of 2021: Hadrian’s Wall Review

By David and Helen / May 12, 2021

Hadrian’s Wall is a strategic, hand management, pencil and paper board game. David played this game last month at Board Games by the Bay. He enjoyed it so much, he asked for a copy for his birthday. Here is a great review from friend and fellow Hadrian’s Wall fan Telina. I am obsessed with this…

Read More

Luck or Not: Board Game Mechanics At Play

By David and Helen / May 5, 2021

What type of board games do you prefer? There are so many different types of board games and a myriad of ways to play.   BoardGamesGeek calls these ways to play “mechanisms” or board game mechanics.   Catan on BoardGameGeek has these mechanisms: Dice rolling Hexagon grid Income Modular Board Network Route Building Race Random Production…

Read More

Up to 20% off all games – today only!

By David and Helen / April 20, 2021

Get 20% off your entire order if you spend $200 (code: snap_20) OR 15% off if you spend $150  (code: snap_15) OR 10% off if you spend $100  (code: snap_10) For today only – our 10-15-20 Snap Sale And remember – if your order arrives in anything other than pristine condition, and is in its…

Read More

Sheriff of Nottingham Review

By David and Helen / April 16, 2021
Read More

TODAY ONLY – Save 20% on Exit: The Game

By David Hunt / April 15, 2021

Choose 3 award-winning Exit: The Game packs for only $64! This Pick 3 Bundle is the first of our April Snap Sales Be quick, this offer closes at midnight tonight.

Read More

April Review Contest

By David and Helen / April 14, 2021

This month, we are asking for reviews for your favourite games. Add a review to our website and: Receive a 10% discount on your next order (normally 5%) Go into a weekly draw for $20 store credit Reviews selected for our newsletter, blog, or Facebook posts will also receive a $10 store credit. To create…

Read More

Why Purchase Board Games from Seriously Board?

By David and Helen / April 8, 2021

For us, the reasons are obvious.  Because we love to play board games we do our best to offer great quality games at competitive pieces.  We wrap our games carefully before transit so that they arrive in perfect condition.   We use a courier that for the North Island delivers overnight to urban addresses. I’m sorry…

Read More

Explorers of the North Sea Review

By David and Helen / March 24, 2021

Explorers is my favourite game of the trilogy and made even better if you get the expansion. Really easy to learn/teach, we’ve even introduced it to non-gamers with everyone enjoying it. It’s got plenty of depth and strategy with just enough luck in the tiles that you draw. You always feel like you’re doing something…

Read More

Review: Carnival of Monsters

By David and Helen / March 23, 2021

I love this game! It is a card drafting game that has the most beautiful artwork. Collect land cards, then capture creatures that originate from these lands. Hire staff and work to achieve secret goals. The game lasts over 4 seasons but honestly, it could go on for much longer. The gameplay is fast, challenging,…

Read More

End of Financial Year Sale

By David and Helen / March 12, 2021

The end of the financial year is a great time for a sale.  You, our customers, get a great deal and we have less stock to count 🙂 So, spend $100 or more and use the code EOFY to get a 15% discount on the entire order! This offer runs until the end of March…

Read More

Check out our new look!

By David and Helen / March 4, 2021

As we were updating our website software, we took the opportunity to give the site a facelift. Behind the scenes everything is pretty much the same – but if you do encounter any issues please let us know. Cheers David and Helen

Read More

Meri Kirihimete!

By David and Helen / December 24, 2020

Christmas is a particularly fun time if you are lucky enough to have young people in your lives.  While our two adult sons live close, it is our 10 month old grandson who lives with us who will be experiencing Christmas for the first time.  He is likely to be totally spoiled by his first…

Read More