Author Archives: Michele

Game Review: Diamonds

Diamonds Stronghold Games, 2014 Diamonds is a entrancing two to six player trick taking game. The object is to collect as many diamond crystals as you can. You collect “diamonds” for suit actions. Players start with a hand of ten cards. The dealer then determines how many cards each player will pass, either one, two […]

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Game Review: Slide Blast

Slide Blast FoxMind Games, 2016 Attention “serious” gamers. Before you look at this game and say “nah, too light” or “kid’s game”, give it one try. Despite the 7+ age recommendation, I promise it’ll be worth your time. In Slide Blast, you are creating waterslides at a waterpark. Your goal is to make the longest […]

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Game Review: PANIC!

            Castle Panic, 2009 Munchkin Panic, 2014 Star Trek Panic, 2016 Fireside Games, USAopoly Don’t Panic! It’s just a game, or game(s). In this series of games, (which includes “Dead Panic” and lots of expansions which I do not own,), you must defend your castle/ship from invading armies of bad […]

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Game Review: Terraforming Mars

Terraforming Mars Stronghold Games, 2016 In Terraforming Mars, you take on the role of a corporation working to make Mars habitable for humans, while competing with other corporations to make the most money (mega credits) doing so. To do this, you must manage your resources (mega credits, steel, titanium, plants, energy and heat.) You will […]

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