Cards, Boards, Tabletop

DAILY COMBO: Snorta + Boggle

I love it when a combo seems preposterous at first and then something clicks and you have a game. Today’s combo was randomly chosen from my personal collection. In fact I have a…

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PatGame Archive: Chopstick Mazes

Digging back into the PatGame archives to 2006 for this pencil-and-paper maze game based on using pencils like chopsticks to solve a double-path maze! Here is the original post from October 3rd, 2006:…

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Zumfarter is a game I was developing at the start of 2020’s pandemic lockdown, just when everyone was learning how to use Zoom for the first time. Is it based on a true…

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Inner Sleeve Bingo

What do Led Zeppelin, George Carlin, the J Geils Band, and Yes have in common? Let’s dig into your vinyl collection and find out in this bingo-inspired game for music enthusiasts. So what…

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The art of mixing games

I used to go to gaming conventions with a huge stack of games, like many introvert-extrovert gamers do. I would pick a central table in the Open Gaming room, pile my games up…

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