Board Games Collection

Lost in R’lyeh

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Age Range: 13+
Number of Players: 2 – 6
Game Length: 45 Minutes
Difficulty: 1.5 / 5

R’lyeh is a terrible and ancient city, risen from the depths of the Pacific by a great curse. There, Cthulhu lies both dead and dreaming, waiting to consume any who venture near. In Lost in R’lyeh, players are trapped in H.P. Lovecraft’s short story, “The Call of Cthulhu”. From the mysterious discovery of a profane idol, to dreams of a dark cult, to landfall in a cyclopean metropolis and Cthulhu’s horrific emergence, no player can truly win…although the last player to escape will be the ultimate loser for that player will be forever lost in R’lyeh!


Love Letter

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Age Range: 8+
Number of Players: 2 – 4
Game Length: 20 Minutes
Difficulty: 1.2 / 5

All of the eligible young men (and many of the not-so-young) seek to woo the princess of Tempest. Unfortunately, she has locked herself in the palace, and you must rely on others to take your romantic letters to her. Will yours reach her first?  Love Letter is a game of risk, deduction, and luck for 2–4 players. Your goal is to get your love letter into Princess Annette’s hands while deflecting the letters from competing suitors.


Operation:  Cars 2

Age Range: 6+
Number of Players: 1 – 6
Game Length: 10 Minutes
Difficulty: 1 / 5

Operation Cars 2 is a dexterity game in which you must extract silly body parts from a hapless patient (in this case a car). In the course of the game you acquire cards which dictate that you must remove a certain piece from the car. To do this you use a set of tweezers that are attached by wire to the game board. If you are sloppy and touch the metal sides of the hole where the item is located, a buzzer sounds and a light goes on.


Pandemic

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Age Range: 10+
Number of Players: 4 – 8
Game Length: 15 Minutes
Difficulty: 1.4 / 5

 

In Pandemic, several virulent diseases have broken out simultaneously all over the world! The players are disease-fighting specialists whose mission is to treat disease hotspots while researching cures for each of four plagues before they get out of hand.The game board depicts several major population centers on Earth. On each turn, a player can use up to four actions to travel between cities, treat infected populaces, discover a cure, or build a research station.


RARRR!!

Age Range: 8+
Number of Players: 3 – 6
Game Length: 45 Minutes
Difficulty: 2 / 5

In RARRR!!, players first draft monster power cards in order to build their perfect monster, then draft power bid cards to fuel their monsters’ rampages through cities. Cities are destroyed using a bidding system, and players are limited in their bids by the amount of each type of power that their monster possesses.Will you build a super fire-spewing dragon monster, or a more balanced monster that can flatten cities time and time again for the long haul? Either way, it’s not a good day to live in the metropolis.


Red 7

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Age Range: 9+
Number of Players: 2 – 4
Game Length: 5 – 10 Minutes
Difficulty: 1.5 / 5

The rules of “Red” are simple: highest card wins! But “Red” is just one of seven games you’ll be playing in Red7, and if you’re not winning the current game at the end of your turn, you’re out! The last person standing wins the round. The deck in Red7 is 49 cards: each of the colors of the rainbow numbered 1 to 7. A hand takes just a couple minutes!


Richard Scarry’s Busytown

Age Range: 3+
Number of Players: 2 – 4
Game Length: 30 Minutes
Difficulty: 1 / 5

This is a cooperative game appropriate for preschoolers, combining a race across Busytown, with a mechanic of looking for specific objects on the map (flags, ladders, etc.). The game board is over six feet long.


Rise to Power

Age Range: 12+
Number of Players: 2 – 6
Game Length: 30 – 45 Minutes
Difficulty: 4 / 5

Rise to Power is a city-building strategy card game for 2-6 players, set in a futuristic world where companies compete to fulfill the world’s power needs.

The game is set in a futuristic world that has discovered an abundant source of energy, dubbed PRISM. Competing power companies are scrambling to extract as much PRISM as they can to increase their influence by powering districts and ultimately controlling the city’s power needs.


Rory’s Story Cubes

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Age Range: 4+
Number of Players: 2 – 4
Game Length: 30 Minutes
Difficulty: 1 / 5

There are infinite ways to play with Rory’s Story Cubes. You can play solitaire or with others. Here are some suggested uses: Party game or ice-breaker, Literacy development, Speaking and listening skills, Creative inspiration, Mental workout, Problem solving. Rory’s Story Cubes are a pocket-sized creative story generator, providing hours of imaginative play for all ages. With Rory’s Story Cubes, anyone can become a great storyteller and there are no wrong answers. Simply roll the cubes and let the pictures spark your imagination.


Sequence for Kids

Age Range: 3+
Number of Players: 2 – 4
Game Length: 20 Minutes
Difficulty: 1/ 5

Play a card from your hand, and place a chip on a corresponding space on the game board – when you have five in a row, it’s a Sequence.  Each player or team tries to score the required number of five-card sequences before their opponent.  Exciting gameplay develops STEM skills like strategy

Sequence for Kids is a children’s version of the popular board/card game Sequence. It has a smaller board, cards that shows various animals instead of a regular deck, and you only need 4 in a row to win.