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Toe Sham Bo: Review

Toe Sham Bo: ReviewInformation:Mechanics: tic tac toe, hand management, rock paper scissors  Player Count: 2 Players  Time to Play: 5 - 10 Minutes  Game Designer: Frank Alberts
Game Artists: David Thomas
Publisher: Zafty Games Disclaimer: A review copy for the game was provided by the publisher. Objective: The aim of the game is simple; connect three of the same cards in a row of either rock, paper or scissors. Much like the traditional tic tac toe, your connection must consist of all your own cards, differentiated here by colour.

How to Play: To begin, each player will draw three cards from their respective decks (either blue or orange). On a turn, the player will place one of the cards from their hand either on top of a purple card (designating the middle) or in an area surrounding this marker card. The intended game area will result in a three-by-three grid (similar to tic tac toe). Sounds easy right? Well, that is exactly what the base rules of 'Toe Sham Bo' is, however, there …

Unrivaled: Review

Unrivaled: ReviewInformation:Mechanics: Party, Acting, Trivia
Player Age: 18+  Player Count:4 - 10 Players  Time to Play:15 - 30 Minutes  Game Designer: Kayla Van Ausdall, Matthew Dawkins, Jan Jurewicz, Staley Krause, Melissa Fountain, Sawyer Krause Game Artists: Ping Publisher Lark and Clam Year Published: 2018 Disclaimer: A review copy for the game was provided by the publisher. Card Anatomy: There are two types of cards: Challenge cards and Trivia cards. As the names suggest, challenge cards will require the player(s) to complete a challenge in order to win the card, and trivia cards will require the player(s) to correctly answer a question.

Challenge Cards:
There are two types of challenge cards; activity challenges and social challenges. Both of these can be group or solo challenges which may be physical, artistic or spoken. So you’ll want your creativity to be flowing before starting, you must be the best in order to win after all.
Trivia Cards:
Just like the challenge cards, these triv…