HST#148 – Short Bite – Halloween Games – Potion Explosion

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Continuing our series on games for Halloween, on today’s Short Bite we’re reviewing Potion Explosion. In this game, players work to create potions using marbles to gather victory points and be the best wizard or witch in Potions Class! 🎂 […]

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HST#146 – Short Bite – Halloween Games – Horrified

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Continuing our series on games for Halloween, on today’s Short Bite we’re reviewing Horrified from Ravensburger. In this game, players work cooperatively to take on the monsters of Universal movie fame. It’s a hauntingly good time! 🎂 Age 8+👨‍👩‍👦 1-5 […]

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HST#144 – Short Bite – Halloween Games – Hocus Pocus

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. On today’s Short Bite episode we’re kicking off a series of game reviews to celebrate Halloween! First up is Hocus Pocus by Ravensburger. In this game, players work cooperatively to relive the 90’s and defeat the Sanderson sisters! 🎂 Age […]

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HST#142 – Short Bite – Dinosaur Escape

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. Today we’re reviewing another great preschool/early elementary game, Dinosaur Escape by Peaceable Kingdom! This cooperative game relies on a love of dinosaurs, memory, and some strategic thinking to keep from triggering the volcanic eruption. 🎂 Age 4-6👨‍👩‍👦 2-4 Players⌛ 15 […]

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HST#140 – Short Bite – Why Chess Matters

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode, we talk with Ryan Billingsley from the Dad Suggests website. Ryan is a chess teacher and helps us homeschoolers and gameschoolers understand why we should not forget about this classic game. Ryan’s Website “Dad Suggests” – https://www.dadsuggests.com/ […]

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HST#122 – Short Bite – Wild Wild West (…and a bonus interview with the game creator Benny Sperling!)

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. On today’s Short Bite we’re talking about the terrific roll and write, print and play, game Wild, Wild West created by Benny Sperling and Derik Duley. This game has quickly become a favorite for us. As a bonus to today’s […]

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HST#120 – Short Bite – Rhino Hero

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode, we go building with Rhino Hero from HABA! This is a great stacking/building game for all ages. You never know, you might find yourself humming along with the Rhino Hero theme song created by the one and […]

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HST#118 – Short Bite – Abandon All Artichokes

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode, we cover Abandon All Artichokes by Gamewright, a card game for all those Deck Builder fans who want to introduce their kids to this popular game mechanic. We consider Abandon All Artichokes a perfect place to start […]

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HST#116 – Short Bite – Nibble Munch Crunch

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. In today’s episode, we continue our series on first games for early learners with a wonderful game from HABA, Nibble Munch Crunch. This game starts with tabletop basics so that your young child can get the building blocks needed to […]

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HST#114 – Short Bite – Orbital Velocity

Listen to our Podcast above, subscribe using your favorite podcast service, or watch on YouTube. On this week’s Short Bite we’re talking about a math and physics game called Orbital Velocity, designed by Pratap Ramamurthy and Swetha Ganapathi Raman. It’s a great way to interest kids in Space Science and rocketry. 🎂 Ages 8+👨‍👩‍👦 2 […]

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