Category Archives: Family gaming


Garry Lloyd   18th January 2005   No Comments on Heroscape

Heroscape has been available in the U.S. for a while now but only landed in the UK just before Christmas. As Chris had a birthday in early January, I took advantage of the New Year Sale at The Place For Games to order a copy. When he opened the wrapping paper on his birthday, he didn’t seem overly thrilled but… Read more »


Garry Lloyd   12th January 2005   No Comments on Buyword

Jan is a big Scrabble fan, whereas I am not. However, this Sid Sackson game recently published by Face To Face Games is a game about making money from forming words, so I thought it might work out well for both of us. We got to try it out this weekend. The basic idea is that you buy letter tiles… Read more »