5 Tips for Playing Board Games With Younger Kids

I have two kids, boys, currently aged 5 and 7. We've been playing board games as a family almost from birth. Over the years, I've been constantly impressed by their ability to pick up and enjoy some of the most complex and involved modern board games. The 21st century board game explosion has spawned hundreds of great games geared … Continue reading 5 Tips for Playing Board Games With Younger Kids

Is Wil Wheaton’s Table Top just a reality show for board game geeks?

Yesterday Wil Wheaton wrote a blog post (and corresponding reddit post) in which he apologized for "completely screwing up the rules" in at least half (10 out of 21) of the episode of Table Top Season 3. IMHO his apology is a text book example of how not to apologize. He spends the majority of the post singling out … Continue reading Is Wil Wheaton’s Table Top just a reality show for board game geeks?