It’s summer and I’m not posting at whatever my usual schedule is, but instead have a post a day to pique your interest. I’m going to attempt a blogging revival from September.
The past two decades have seen a renaissance in family-friendly tabletop gaming, with new games taking the best elements of the classics, then reimagining and improving them. Some of the more popular modern games have become franchises, spawning expansion packs, special variant editions, and mobile apps. There’s no reason why any parent these days should wish for a fun family gathering and then come back from the store with Scrabble, Battleship, or Clue. There are so many better options out there: games that are more fair, more exciting, and more likely to provoke memorable conversations afterward about the choices everyone made.https://slate.com/human-interest/2018/11/best-family-games-list-catan-sushi-go-codenames.html?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethits&via=gdpr-consent
We can vouch for at least half of this list!
Bonus article: A Collection of Your Most Incredible Vintage Board Games