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With so many board games out there it is hard to find the games that will cater for your whole family. Here you will find reviews and guides on the best family board games for all ages and helpful resources that will make finding the next fun board game easy.

There are also articles helping you care for your games and ideas for fun games nights.

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Can you play the Clank! board game solo?

Can you play the Clank! board game solo?

Clank! is a fantastic deck building adventure game released by Renegade Game Studios. In the game you creep around an angry dragon’s lair stealing precious artifacts. If you stumble then you will have to bear the wrath of the Dragon! So beware.

Clank! is sold as a 2-4 player game but can you play the Clank! board game solo! Well, yes you can and there is a companion app which enables you to do this. So you can play the Clank! board game on your own. And it is real fun too.

This article will lead you through the download and initial setup of the Clank! board game for solo play.

Can you play board games by yourself? The answer may surprise you!

Can you play board games by yourself? The answer may surprise you!

When I was a kid you played board games with others and the thought of playing on you own was unheard of. If you couldn’t find anyone to play with then you were reduced to playing card games like solitaire.

Well, you will be surprised to find out that things have come a long way since I was a kid.

Can you play board games by yourself? Yes, you can and there are plenty of great games to choose from. Many of the games you can play with friends and family are also designed to play solo.

Additionally it is very popular for people to play regular board games solo. These games are not designed for solo play and so the solo player will set up several players. They will then rotate round each player taking their turn.

How to play Wingspan solo.  Read before playing on your own

How to play Wingspan solo. Read before playing on your own

Wingspan solo uses a virtual opponent called the Automa. The automa is common for Stonemaier Games. You will be glad to know that the Wingspan Automa is one of the easiest to learn and play with.

The game has separate rules for multiplayer and solo play which can sometimes be a bit confusing to try and put together. So here we go through the gameplay for solo from setup to end game.

How to play Mysterium with 2 players?  Explained and Solved!

How to play Mysterium with 2 players? Explained and Solved!

Trying to play Mysterium but the instructions for two players are a bit vague? In this article we will take you step by step through how to play Mysterium with 2 players. It is worth noting that if you love Dixit then Mysterium is a great alternative for 2 players.
With two players Mysterium is still collaborative. The aim is to work together as ghost and clairvoyants to work out who murdered the ghost. Thus releasing the ghost from their anguish and allowing them to rest in peace.
Yes, you read it right, there are two clairvoyants in the two player rules. Both played by the non-ghost.
In this how-to we will assume that the ghost cannot speak. This is not required and if you choose the ghost can speak but must not give any clues other than the vision cards.

How to play Betrayal at House on the Hill with 2 players?

How to play Betrayal at House on the Hill with 2 players?

Betrayal at House on the Hill is an amazing board game published by Avalon Hill in 2004. It has masses or replayability and has 50 different haunts included. These haunts add a variation to every game that will make each one a nail biting game to remember. Making it...

Do you sleeve your board games?

Do you sleeve your board games?

I know we are among friends and I should stay away from taboo topics. You know, things like Politics, Religion or Do you sleeve your board games?
Yes, there are times when I sleeve my board games and I think you should too. Sleeving your board games is a personal choice and it doesn’t just come down to a cost/benefit decision. Let’s investigate this a little deeper.
In this article we’ll find out what sleeves are and why they can be useful. You’ll discover the pros and cons of card sleeves and leave you with the ability to decide if you want to invest in them.

Can you play Pandemic Legacy more than once? Find out!

Can you play Pandemic Legacy more than once? Find out!

The quick answer to, “Can you play Pandemic Legacy more than once?” is yes but there is a finite number of times.

There is a storyline that follows 12 months. Once you have played through that storyline and have either won or lost then you cannot replay the story. You will be able to play between 12 and 24 games.

Pandemic Legacy is a fantastic genre of games that are very popular. As of publishing this article Pandemic Legacy is sitting at number 2 of the Board Game Geek charts. This has got to be one of the games you should check out.

Strategy for Forbidden Desert board game | Triumph over the Forbidden Desert

Strategy for Forbidden Desert board game | Triumph over the Forbidden Desert

As all survival games should be, Forbidden Desert is a challenging game. The storm doesn’t seem that bad. Your water is OK. You’re doing great and in a couple of turns you’ve lost. That is what makes Forbidden Desert so much fun. As you play through you can feel the tension and excitement rising with every turn of the storm cards.

This article is perfect for you if you are struggling to build your steampunk airship and escape. I will reveal secrets and strategies to help you escape the Forbidden Desert. You’ll feel that rush of accomplishment every challenging game gives with success.