Everyone loves to adventure! Most of us grew up watching Indiana Jones movies and always wanted a whip and a cool fedora. So who wouldn’t want to do what Indy does in a board game, selling newly found treasures to museums and curating your personal property…wait, what?
Let’s go to our HQ to get to the bottom of this…
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Artifacts, Inc.
Doesn’t everyone dream of being a carpenter? Making floors, roofs, and walls…especially when they are full of color and many tiles. What could be better? Playing a board game of that may be better because it is quicker and less of a mess.
Let’s tile these walls!
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Azul
Back in the day we didn’t have this fancy technology. No screens to stare at endlessly, no boxes of electronics to twiddle our thumbs to. We had stories (and games, shhhh) that needed to be told by campfire. They were often embellished for dramatic affect. But there is consequences to that.
In comes the nanuk!
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Nanuk
It is time to do science. Who doesn’t love science? Well I can think of a few but let’s not answer that question. How about staying alive? Yes, we all love that! We do that on a regular basis. Let’s stay alive together.
For scienc…err life!
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Antidote
Nope, this is not a joke. This is 100% accurate and real. But hear me out. I have some points I make and might make you scratch your chin and say, “hmmm.” And then you can go out and get your own copy of this fine product.
My vote is yes.
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Game Election
Horror board game month is over, time to go back to regular games. Who doesn’t love regular board games, huh? I am breathing a sigh of relief that my selection of games to play has grown greatly. You never really realize what games you have until you limit yourself.
Hit the jump to see the events NonTraditional Board Games is doing in downtown Silver Spring. You can also click Events to be taken to the MeetUp page and sign up there.
Continue reading November 2018 MeetUp
First the mansion, then the police station & city…they are everywhere! Not to mention in my hand with this card game! Zombies, spiders, and tyrants, oh my! What a perfect match, no?
Welcome to Raccoon City!
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Resident Evil: Deck Building Game
Roaming the lands is a great evil that will try and destroy Farrenroc. But we must protect it; whether it be from skeletons, orcs, rats, or some other abomination. Darkness must not threaten the land. Give up your Day, your Night, and even your Morning for the cause.
We ride to Farrenroc!
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Myth: Dark Frontier
This might be my only racing game in my collection. Racing game’s are just not necessarily my jam, but I didn’t get this one to fill that whole in my library. There is a very big reason why I got this small box game…
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Titan Race
Giant boxes can lead to epic games and this is not an exception. But just because a game has a lot of pieces, doesn’t mean it is good. It needs competent gameplay and thought out rules.
Continue reading [These 35 Games] Defenders of the Last Stand