Games

GeekMom: Tabletop Review: It’s Time for a ‘Boo Hollow: Pumpkin Showdown’ From Funko Games

I love Halloween. The combination of candy, costumes, and decorations is my absolute favorite. I particularly love cute Halloween plushies…

October 11, 2021

GeekMom: Fee Fi Fo Fun! ‘Disney’s Mickey and the Beanstalk Game’

When I was a kid I both loved and hated Mouse Trap. I loved the construction of the game, I…

September 30, 2021

GeekMom: Tabletop Review: The Age of Gargoyles Is Here In ‘Gargoyles: Awakening’ from Ravensburger

As a child of the 90’s, Gargoyles was one of my husband’s favorite cartoons. When Ravensburger announced a Gargoyles based…

September 28, 2021

GeekMom: What Is a Hidden Mickey, Anyway?

We have a wide variety of game players in our house right now. My eleven year old is currently having…

September 22, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: Sign Languages

When I was in my first year of school, many moons ago, one of my classmates was a deaf person.…

September 18, 2021

GeekMom: Tabletop Review: Gather Resources and Become Chief of the Saber-Tooth Tiger Clan in ‘HONGA’

One of our favorite board game brands for kids is the German-based company HABA, and we’ve been lucky enough over…

August 30, 2021

GeekMom: Are You Toy Enough? Toy Story Talent Show Game

Everyone in our house has a soft spot for the Toy Story franchise. When my eldest son turned two, we…

August 25, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: For the Games of Japan

Full disclaimer: I did not watch the Olympics. Despite hailing from a Sports-Obsessed country, I genuinely have absolutely no interest…

August 19, 2021

GeekMom: Tabletop Review: You Can Now Become the Terror That Flaps in the Night With the ‘Funkoverse: Darkwing Duck’ Expansion

As a child of the ’90s, Darkwing Duck was a vital part of my after-school routine along with the other…

August 16, 2021

GeekMom: Tabletop Review: Funko Games Brings Earth’s Mightiest Heroes and Thanos to the ‘Funkoverse’

Marvel is one of the biggest franchise properties in our house and has been for quite some time. As boardgamers,…

August 12, 2021

GeekMom: Funko Games Brings Super Fun With ‘Marvel Battleworld: Treachery at Twilight’

My kids (ages 7 and 10) and I are big Marvel fans and love board games, so when any new…

August 1, 2021

GeekMom: How to Tech Less and Talk More Through “The Gamification of Conversation”

This post was sponsored by Storyastic.We had the chance to interview Chip and Dana Brown, founders of Storyastic, about how…

July 30, 2021

GeekMom: Join us for a Mad Tea Party With Funko Games

Walt Disney’s Alice in Wonderland is one of the few animated classics from it’s era to remain unscathed when re-watching…

July 29, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: World Chess Day (July 20)

There are no less than four (4) different Chess sets in our home… possibly five if the spawnlings are bored…

July 17, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: A Pirate’s Life for Me

A few themes seem to never go out of fashion, one of them being the ever-popular PIRATES. Of course, this…

July 4, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: Roll Up for International Sushi Day!

Stop what you’re doing. Today (June 18) is International Sushi Day. We’re celebrating all things sushi. The rice, the vinegar,…

June 19, 2021

GeekMom: Bring Escape Rooms Home With New Escape Puzzles From Ravensburger

One of my favorite puzzle lines from Ravensburger is their Escape Puzzle line. It has everything puzzlers already love from…

June 14, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: E3 and Video Games

It’s the question on every forum this week: What’s happening at E3 2021? Will we finally see footage of the…

June 12, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: World Oceans Day (June 8)

Most of our planet is covered by the ocean. We’re talking more than 70%. That’s a lot of water. And…

June 5, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: Playing With Light

Light fascinates me. It can be natural or artificial. It can be manipulated and it can manipulate us. By creating…

May 29, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: The Humble Paper Airplane!

When was the last time you threw a paper airplane? Those nice smooth creases, using your thumbnail to make it…

May 23, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: International Museum Day (May 18)

Museums have changed a lot over the years. Not just in my lifetime, but across many years. The focus usually…

May 15, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: International Nurses Day (May 12)

I am giving you plenty of notice for this one because it is important. International Nurses Day is observed everywhere…

May 8, 2021

GeekMom: Tabletop RPG Review: Quest or Die in the ‘Onward’ Inspired ‘Quests of Yore’ RPG

When Onward released last year, it immediately became one of my favorite Pixar movies. Our whole family enjoyed it, especially…

April 30, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: Shakespeare Day

William Shakespeare, Master of Tragedies. So committed to his craft, he even achieved the most tragic of birthday gifts and…

April 24, 2021

GeekMom: ‘Sirens: Battle of the Bards’ Kickstarter Launches Today!

Sirens: Battle of the Bards, a campaign setting created by Satine Phoenix, launches its Kickstarter campaign today! This independent Dungeons…

April 23, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: Earth Day (April 22)

I like celebrating Earth Day. It can be fun, colorful, and messy in an earthy grounding way. I never really…

April 17, 2021

GeekMom: Kickstarter Alert: Deluxe Board Game Train Sets Upgrades

What are Deluxe Board Game Train Sets? Deluxe Board Game Train Sets are high-quality replacement train pieces for Ticket to…

April 8, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: ‘Star Trek’s First Contact – April 5

We’re starting our celebrations a little early. According to Star Trek, First Contact will be made on April 5, 2063—around…

April 2, 2021

GeekMom: GamerSafer: Keeping Kids Safe in Multiplayer

If you ask any child what they want to be when they grow up nowadays, their answer usually revolves around…

March 28, 2021

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