Space mission

Space mission

Kosmiczna misja is  simple kids game that I got while on holidays in Poland – it cost 19.90 PLN which is circa €5 (!!!). It’s a part of ‘Good game at good price’ project where all the games in that line are just 19.90 PLN. Kosmiczna misja is...
Boardgames for Christmas – new gamers buying guide part 1

Boardgames for Christmas – new gamers buying guide part 1

We play boardgames every week. We play with adults and we play with kids. If you never tried modern boardgames, Christmas is perfect time to change this – forget about snakes and ladders, ludo and monopoly 😉 Below are some of our (tested on kids) recommendations...
Cube Quest

Cube Quest

I have only one dexterity game in my collection – Cube Quest. It is pretty cheap, rules are easy and you can play it in 5-10 minutes. Kids love it…well, until first 5 defeats in a row ;). Your goal is to remove opponents King cube off the playing area...
St. Paul’s NS Board Game Day

St. Paul’s NS Board Game Day

Back in June we organised a gaming event in St Paul’s National School in Dooradoyle. Kids from 4th and 5th class had opportunity to defend stranded survivors in City of Zombies boardgame. We had several copies of game with us so it was easier to explain rules...
Rycerze i Zamki (Knights and Castles)

Rycerze i Zamki (Knights and Castles)

Some time ago I got a game in a ‘Good game in a good price’ line published in Poland by Egmont (Turtles, Snails): Rycerze i Zamki – for a price of a pint (around €5) we get fast filler with surprisingly good components quality (for this price) and...
Flash Point: Fire Rescue

Flash Point: Fire Rescue

Best games to play with kids are cooperative games: with small kids you can do all the job and let them just roll the dice or move figures and it is still great time (for all). Flash Point is great example of good coop to play with kids – I have played it with 3...