Designer: Inka Brand, Markus BrandArtist: Silvia Christoph, Michaela Kienle, Michael MenzelPublisher: KOSMOSCategory: Puzzle, Cooperative PlayPlayers: 1-4Price: $10.59 Amazon.com To wrap up my series on EXIT: The Game season 3, The Sunken Treasure is a very kid-friendly entry in the series. It is enjoyable to play, but far simpler than most of the other EXITs. Review For the third…

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Designer: Inka Brand, Markus BrandArtist: Silvia Christoph, Michaela Kienle, Claus StephanPublisher: KOSMOSCategory: Puzzle, Cooperative PlayPlayers: 1-4Price: $12.43 Amazon.com Continuing my series of mini-reviews of EXIT: The Game season 3, Dead Man on the Orient Express is quite a bit tougher than many others in the series. Though the theme involves murder, the imagery is not gory…

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Designer: Inka Brand, Markus Brand, Sandra Dochtermann, Ralph Querfurth Artist: Silvia Christoph, Michaela Kienle, Michael Menzel Publisher: KOSMOS Category: Puzzle, Cooperative Play Players: 1-4 Price: $12.39 Amazon.com The EXIT series consists of one-shot escape room games played out on a table. With a good mix of frustration and “eureka” moments, they provide memorable experiences with…

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Designer: Inka & Markus Brand Artist: N/A Publisher: KOSMOS Category: Word Game, Real-Time Players: 3+ Price: $14.95 Amazon.com Word Slam Family is a new game from KOSMOS, based on their popular Word Slam. In this party game, two teams of players compete to guess a secret word first, using only one-word clues found in a deck of cards.…

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Designers: Inka and Markus Brand Publisher: KOSMOS Category: Party Game, Word Game Player Count: 4+ (4-8 ideal) Price: $29.95 Codenames, a huge award-winner in 2015—and honestly one of the best board games I’ve ever played—showed us that the word-based party game genre still has a lot of life left in it. Word Slam is very much in the same genre,…

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