Games Back In Stock

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Back in stock this week are Isle of Cats, Betrayal At House On The Hill, Quarto, Quoridor, Alhambra, and Guillotine.

  • Isle of Cats – a polyomino tile placement with colorful cats. Rescue cats to your boat with fish trying to keep cat families together for greater points. – – 1 to players – – 60 to 90 minutes play time. Learn from our Game Profile Click Here.
  • Betrayal At House On The Hill – a cooperative haunted house tile laying game with a traitor element. Players take on a character roles and explore a haunted mansion that they will create room by room. As a team they will encountering spirits and frightening omens that foretell their fate. But be forewarned at some point one of you will become a traitor and work against the team. – – 3 to 6 players – – 60 minutes play time
  • Quarto – a 2-player abstract game where your opponent chooses the piece you will play. Sixteen pieces with four different attributes. Get four in a row of the same attribute and win the game. – – 2 player – – 20 minutes play time
  • Quoridor – an abstract game where the goal is to reach the other end first. Players will put fu fences to block each other’s way. Who will find the shortest way out! – – 2 to 4 players – – 15 minutes play time
  • Alhambra – A set collection and tile laying game where each player builds their own Alhambra (walled city) complex. – – 2 to 6 players – – 45 to 60 minutes game play. Learn more from our Game Profile Click Here.
  • Guillotine – An easy to learn and fun to play revolutionary card game where you win by getting a head. Each round, twelve nobles are lined up for the guillotine. The nobles are worth varying points, depending on their notoriety. During your turn, you play action cards to change the order of the line so you can collect the best nobles. – – 2 to 5 players – – 30 minutes play time
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  • We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games, and more.  Additionally, for the jigsaw puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, Cobble Hill, White Mountain, Dowdle, Pomegranate, and New York Puzzle Company.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

Cascadia Back In Stock

Back in stock is Cascadia, a spatial puzzle tile-laying game based on the wildlife and habitats here in the Pacific Northwest. Players are going to build their own play area featuring five different terrain types and populated with five different animal types. Scoring cards will be revealed at the start of the game, one for each different animal. – – 1 to 4 players – – 30 to 45 minutes game play

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We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

New Game: First Empires

First Empires is an easy-to-learn civilization game with area control and dice rolling. The game has really cool components from custom dice to dual layer player boards that will hold your cubes and are also beautifully illustrated, to a colorful ancient world map. Also nicely included are individual player boxes that hold all your cards, cubes, wooden explorers, and city tokens. – – 2 to 5 players – – 30 minutes

In First Empires, each player takes command of a rising nation of ancient times. The object of the game is to score more points than the other players.  Points are awarded for moving up on the 5 different tracks represented in colors, accumulated city tokens, and fulfilling objective cards. Each track yields increased abilities as you move up such as the number of dice you roll, your movement on the map, additional objective cards, and additional explorers. The dice tell you which tracks you will move up on. When you reach a city token level on a specific track you will be able to place a city token in a country that you control. City tokens can be captured by your opponents.

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New Game: Familiar Tales

Familiar Tales is the new story telling game from designer Jerry Hawthorne who also did Stuffed Fables, Aftermath, and Mice & Mystics. This one is a co-operative fantasy game with a deck-building mechanic. – – 1 to 4 players – – 45 to 120 minutes

In Familiar Tales, players take on the roles of wizard familiars trying to save and raise the heir to the throne of Principalia.  Players will explore the nooks and crannies of an enchanted world. They will fight off enemies, collect resources to craft powerful items, weapons, and armor, keep the princess safe and raise her to reclaim her throne. 

An innovative card play system allows players to level up their familiars by building and customizing their skill decks. Players will use their skill cards to perform all manner of exciting actions throughout their campaign.

Be prepared to weave a fascinating story using a downloadable app, a location book and a campaign journal.  Let the stories begin.  

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  • We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games, and more.  Additionally, for the jigsaw puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, Cobble Hill, White Mountain, Dowdle, Pomegranate, and New York Puzzle Company.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

Games Back In Stock

These three games from Ravensburger are now back in stock: The Castles of Burgundy for advanced players, The Castles of Tuscany for family game, and Minecraft for kids.

  • The Castles of Burgundy – A strategy game of building. Roll your dice to reveal your options and find a strategy that will lead you to victory. Whether trading or farming, building or research, many different paths lead to prosperity and prestige. Thanks to many different duchies, the game offers a lot of variation and challenge. – – 1 to 4 players – – 70 to 120 minutes
  • The Castles of Tuscany – A family strategy game of region building set during the 15th century Italian Renaissance. Compete to build the most prosperous realm as a powerful Tuscan noble in the heyday of the Italian Renaissance. Build, trade, harvest, and quarry to bolster the towns, villages, and monasteries surrounding your castle. – – 2 to 4 players – – 45 to 60
  • Mindcraft: Builders and Biomes – Explore the Overworld, mine rare resources, build fabulous structures, and collect weapons to defeat mobs lurking around every corner. – – 2 to 4 players – – 30 to 60 minutes game play.
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  • We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games, and more.  Additionally, for the jigsaw puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, Cobble Hill, White Mountain, Dowdle, Pomegranate, and New York Puzzle Company.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

Jigsaw Puzzles: Ravensburger

We have Ravensburger 1000-piece puzzles back in stock.

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  • Located at 30 NW 2nd Street in Historic Downtown Gresham.
  • We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games, and more.  Additionally, for the jigsaw puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, Cobble Hill, White Mountain, Dowdle, Pomegranate, and New York Puzzle Company.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

Games Back In Stock: ThinkFun Games

Back in stock this week are these games by ThinkFun: Escape the Room, Mystic Market, Robot Turtles, Laser Maze, Rush Hour.

  • Escape The Room – A mystery, interactive game. Players are characters in a story working together to unravel the mystery by finding clues and solving puzzles before time runs out. – – 3 to 8 players – – 90 minutes
    • Mystery at Stargazer’s Manor – It’s 1869 and the town’s well-respected astronomer has not been seen since the untimely passing of his wife. Recently, strange things have been happening at his manor – loud and unfamiliar noises, an unpleasant smell, and smoke billowing from the observatory. It’s up to you and your guests to solve the mystery.
    • Secret of Dr. Gravely’s Retreat – The year is 1913 and you are the lucky winner of a free stay at Foxcrest Retreat, where the famed Dr. Gravely has improved upon the latest in spa treatments and relaxation for those of high social standing. You take a long all-expense-paid train ride to the retreat. Upon your arrival, however, you and your fellow guests may find the “health retreat” is not what it seems…
  • Robot Turtles – Aimed at ages 4+, this is a coding board game for young programmers. Preschoolers can learn programming one turtle move at a time. Robot Turtles takes seconds to learn, minutes to play and provides endless learning opportunities. Through fun play and Code Cards, players move their Robot Turtles around the game board to reach a prized jewel. – – 2 to 5 players – – 15 minutes
  • Lazer Maze – A beam-bending logic game. The game requires you to use mirrors, beam-splitters, a little science and brainpower to direct the laser through a series of mind-challenging mazes and light up the target. – – Single player
  • Rush Hour – A sliding block logic game of cars and trucks. Select a challenge card and place the cars and trucks on the traffic grid as indicated. Slide the blocking cars and trucks around to create a path for the red car to go through the exit. – – Single player
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Jigsaw Puzzles: Escape Room

Escape jigsaw puzzles from Ravensburger are now back in stock. We have them in 759 piece and 368 piece sizes.

What makes these puzzles unique is the innovative cutting process that allows the puzzle pieces to fit together in multiple places, thus allowing the puzzlers to form items or objects that will assist in their escape. Similar to physical Escape Rooms, the Escape Puzzles are perfect for social gatherings where you can work together with friends or family to puzzle your way out.

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  • We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games, and more.  Additionally, for the jigsaw puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, Cobble Hill, White Mountain, Dowdle, Pomegranate, and New York Puzzle Company.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

New Game: Three Sisters

Three Sisters is a roll and write game from the designers of Fleet the Dice Game, Ben Pinchback & Matt Riddle. The game is named for three of the basic crops from early America: corn, beans & pumpkins.  The object of the game is to score the most points by planting and harvesting crops including the three the game is named for plus, perennials and fruit.  In addition, there is a shed full of gardening tools that can be acquired to add to the point total. 

Each round a set of dice will be rolled and placed on a rondel in order from lowest to highest.  Each player gets to select a die and do the action of the number on the die and the action of the rondel from where the die was selected.  Then all players get to do the action of the remaining die on the rondel with the lowest number.  The different areas of a player’s scoresheet are interconnected so as they progress they earn bonuses, free actions, and more.

Three Sisters plays over 8 rounds with lots of decisions and many ways to go about gaining the most points.  The key will be to work the various combinations more effectively than the other gardeners.  – – 1 to 4 players – – 30 to 60 minutes game play

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New Game: Welcome To The Moon

Welcome to the Moon is the 3rd in the Welcome To… trilogy game series from Blue Cocker Games. This one is an evolving and narrative flip and write game containing 8 different adventures that form a complete story with an increasing difficulty level. There are two modes of play: Evolving Campaign and Adventure. – – 1 to 6 players – – 25 to 30 minutes game time

Evolving Campaign Mode: players will work through the campaign book playing the adventures in order. At the end of each Adventure players will save their progress and receive stars depending on their result. The player with the most stars at the end of the campaign will be the winner.

Adventure Mode: each of the 8 Adventures are played independently. Before selecting an adventure, players must first read the standard rules. Next select an Adventure and read its specific rules. The player with the most points at the end of the Adventure is the winner.

Influencing the course of events through the Campaign cards creates a different story each time. Additionally, none of the components are destroyed or modified making Welcome to the Moon replayable.

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  • We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games, and more.  Additionally, for the jigsaw puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, Cobble Hill, White Mountain, Dowdle, Pomegranate, and New York Puzzle Company.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.