Archive for the ‘Board Games’ Category

The horror that came to Arkham

I love board games. An entire closet in our apartment is filled with them. Unfortunately, most of them fall into the Nerdy Wargame category, and so perhaps aren’t the ideal choice for a fun after-dinner boardgame with guests. Our lack of accessible boardgames has plagued Michele and me for some time now. To help fill […]

Festung America

Most board gamers are familiar with the games Axis and Allies and (to a lesser extent, perhaps) Shogun. Both are deservedly well-known, being excellent strategy board games. But one game in the same general category and released at about the same time gets much less attention than it deserves–Fortress America (pictures). It’s a bit trickier […]