Fantasy Board Games
These board games have strong fantasy, science fiction, or historical themes and often are epic in scale, some games times reaching several hours in length! Strategy types and game difficulties vary greatly from game to game. This board game style appeals to gamers who enjoy sitting down for an evening around a table competing for military dominance or killing all the monsters in the dungeon to steal the treasure.
Common titles include: Axis & Allies, Battle Lore, World of Warcraft, Descent, and Runebound.
Euro Board Games
Many of these games are developed by companies in Europe and eventually make their way over to the US. The “Euro Board Gamer” will often monitor the reviews and forums that follow the release of these games and eagerly wait for their arrival at the local game store.
Euro board games offer unique game mechanics, differing strategy styles, abstract concepts, and an overall amazing game experience. This style of board game is often looked upon sceptically at first - but once you get your first game or two in, you'll never look back. The varying challenges and sheer diversity of games available that appeal to different game styles and age groups make this type of board game one of our personal favorites. Game times vary from twenty minutes to two hours, depending on the game.
Common titles include: Settlers of Catan, Carcossone, and Ticket to Ride.
Unique Board Games and Card Games
This is kind of a catch all category, and includes everything from stand alone card games to uniquely themed board games. There is something for every imaginable interest, theme, and game style. These games can be quicker to learn, and are often designed to just plain have a good time.
Common titles include: Munchkin, Killer Bunnies, Zombies, Ticket to Ride.
Unique Family Board Games
We carry many unique family style board games. These games often have a greater age span playability and smaller rules sets - resulting in an all age groups game session that promises to be engaging for all age levels!
Common titles include: Apples to Apples, Blokus, and Pass the Pigs.