It’s elementary, Fido – Dog Crimes is great fun!

At the end of last week, we talked about a game that’s good fun for the younger kids in your house. If you’ve got a kid who needs a bit more of a challenge – and is ready for some logic-based deduction, Dog Crimes is one for you.

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Foundations of Rome: the epic board game on Kickstarter

I’m sure someone else has used this line: Rome wasn’t built in a day, but you could build it in 60 minutes. I mean, you could, if you were playing Foundations of Rome, by Emerson Matsuuchi. It looks like a really fun game for 2 to 5 players. Here’s how it’s played:

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Bring out your inner DM with Escape the Dark Castle

Easy-to-play RPG games like Gloomhaven have recently brought dungeon crawling out of the basement and onto the living room table. The idea that you can play a campaign without spending hours or days and eating twelve bags of Cheetos is a delightful thought for parents/former Dungeon Masters like myself. That?s where Escape the Dark Castle comes in.

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