One of my favourite things about playing D&D is the amount of crafting I get to do! Most of the time as a DM its miniatures, maps and props but this is actually a project I made for Daniel, as a player. Daniel plays a Ranger and recently gained the spell casting ability so when … Continue reading D&D(IY) #001
Whether you're a gamer looking to introduce your family to the world of tabletop games, or a family looking to spend a little more quality time together away from those devices, these are some of my favourite family games that are a hit with all experiences and ages, from kids to grandparents! In part 1 … Continue reading Family Games – Part 1, Co-operative Games
What I bought last week Our credit system worked out pretty well in January and definitely helped us stick to a budget, we gained enough credits to get Downforce and Deckscape: Test Time, which we even found time to play (yay for not adding more games to our shelf of shame!) so you can find … Continue reading Week(ish) in Review #003
What I played last week SPY 2-4 Players | 10 minutes | Perplext Tuesday | 2 players - After an entire week without a single game (life got in the way), I decided it was time to crack out one of our 'Pack o Games' at lunchtime. This was our first time playing SPY and … Continue reading Week(ish) in Review #002
What I played last week Rick and Morty: Total Rickall 2-5 Players | 30 minutes | Cryptozoic Entertainment Monday | 2 players - We tried Total Rickall for the first time on Monday and we really struggled! I think we were really unlucky with our cards but I also thought it seemed really unbalanced with … Continue reading Week(ish) in Review #001
New Year is a great time for making promises we won't keep by February, but it can also be a great motivator especially when it helps you to focus on something you love such as board games! My Resolutions Start a blog (killing it) Play more of our games, clear that shelf of shame! Spend … Continue reading New Year Resolutions
Hey, I'm Board Geek Girl, although people usually call me Carly. Or Tomato but that's a whole other story... I got into board games nearly 3 years ago now and it's completely taken over my life! In a good way. Although my bank balance may disagree... My new years resolution in 2018 was to finally … Continue reading Who is Board Geek Girl?
This May marks the two year anniversary of the beginning of our journey into modern board gaming, so I thought it would be nice to take a little look at the evolution of our board game collection over the past couple of years and see where it all started! Before May 2015 we had a … Continue reading Two years of board games!
Today we have a new update over on Board Game Caddie and it’s a pretty big one! First of all we have some new and improved filters: You can now filter your collection by mechanics and categories We have added min & max playing time filters You can now set the rating to ‘unrated’ to … Continue reading New & Improved!
As Daniel and I work together, we often play games during our lunch hour, so I came up with this compact solution to fit multiple games all in one box! Hanabi is one of our favourite lunchtime games so I needed a box with an extra compartment for tokens etc. and found this particular one … Continue reading 7 Games in 1