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Is Evolution: Climate a Game Changer?

Posted by Chris Aylott

Evolution: Climate

Evolution has become a local staple. I've taught it to all kinds of players who love the mix of simplicity and strategy. But can Evolution: Climate create a more strategic "gamer's" experience without losing accessibility?


Does “Evolution: Flight” Soar?

Posted by Chris Aylott

Evolution: Flight always had a hard task ahead of it. Like the birds it brings into Evolution, this expansion to the popular 2014 game from North Star Games had no margin for error.


Wits and Wagers Family Review

Posted by Chris Aylott

How old do you have to be to play Wits and Wagers Family Edition? It's hard to say, but yesterday my preschooler beat the pants off the rest of this family in this "age six and up" game from North Star Games.

She had a blast doing it, too. So what's the formula that makes this game so much fun for the whole family?


October Meetups and Memberships

Posted by Chris Aylott

Last month wasn't so great for blog posts, but it was a winner for October meetups and memberships!