Best Boardgames for Lockdown

Level 4 has hit Aotearoa again. Whaanau are keeping safe in their homes except for those brave essential workers who risk their own health and safety for our well-being. Our bubble this time around has an 18-month-old mokopuna (grandchild), he was six weeks old at the beginning of last year’s lockdown. Two years ago, David…

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9 Fun Games to Play With Friends at Parties

Looking for some great social games to take to gatherings. Here are 9 neat games that are easy to carry and fun to play. Just One A cooperative party game in which you play together to discover as many mystery words as possible. Find the best clue to help your teammate. Be unique, as all…

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7 Popular Games from Winter is Passing

Helen and I had an awesome time at this year’s Winter is Passing event. Here is a list of games that were popular with attendees- Flipology A simple game with strategic cleverness. Arrange your cards in a face-down row. Each turn, flip a card and follow its instructions. Cards can flip other cards in your…

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5 Top Dexterity Games

Seriously Board has created a whole new category of games! Well, reorganized a section of games into their own new category – Dexterity Games. What are Dexterity Games? Dexterity-based tabletop games require dexterity to play – surprise! While they may require some strategic prowess, these games mostly involve tasks that use your hands.  From flicking…

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10 Best Board Games for Kids

Schools out – but the learning doesn’t stop with these great games for kids.   Good quality games played for fun can make learning a happy experience and give pleasure to young learners. Here are 10 of our best games for Kids that won’t break the bank. Fun and learning! Shh, don’t tell the kids 🙂…

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12 Top Board Games for 2021

With more than 3000 board games created every year, it is very difficult to determine what will become the most popular board game. Two methods we use are customer requests and each game’s waitlist Here are 12 of the most sought after games and expansions at Seriously Board. Gloomhaven: Jaws of the Lion Gloomhaven: Jaws…

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Luck or Not: Board Game Mechanics At Play

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…

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