TriBond

What do these three things have in common? Batman, The Bee Gees & Mrs. Doubtfire.* If you know the answer, you can play TriBond, the game where you try to find the common bond between three clues. Links TriBond of the Day Organ Stop Pizza Youtube of Bohemian Rhapsody @ Organ Stop * All three […]

Checkers

This week Mike & Brian play Checkers, one of the oldest games around. Things we discuss in this episode include Woolly Mammoth Antiques, Oddities & Resale located in Andersonville, the terrific podcast How Much Do We Love… and Brian’s childhood crush on Shaun Cassidy. http://media.blubrry.com/gamenightguys/p/www.gamenightguys.com/episode/checkers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 16:27 — 15.2MB)

Eat It!

It’s Halloween and we are celebrating the true reason for the season… CANDY! Join us as we play Eat It!, a trivia game about sweets, snacks and other junk food. Links Wilford Brimley’s Diabetes Dance Mix “Weird Al” Yankovic – Eat It Doritos Superbowl Commercial What is your favorite candy? Let us know! http://media.blubrry.com/gamenightguys/p/www.gamenightguys.com/episode/eatit.mp3Podcast: Play […]

Hello Kitty Big Roll Bingo

What happens when you combine BINGO and the ├╝ber cute world of Sanrio? Hello Kitty Big Roll Bingo! No, really. We played this and we actually had fun doing it! Links Louis Armstrong sings Hello Dolly Carol Channing sings Hello Dolly Lisa Loeb sings Underdog in her Hello Kitty-filled kitchen From Mike’s blog: This is […]

Uno

This week Mike & Brian play Uno, which is not so fun with dos but much better with tres. So we asked our friend Curtis to join us. As if that weren’t special enough, instead of playing ordinary Uno we play Disney Princess Uno to mix it up a bit. Time to get your ingenue […]

Monopoly

This week we play one of the most popular board games worldwide, Monopoly. Plus, we discuss this cultural phenomenon with Kevin Tostado, the producer and director of the new documentary, Under the Boardwalk: The Monopoly Story. Kevin shares some history about the game as well as some strategy. Check out the trailer. Links Under The […]

Gin Rummy

Knock, knock. Who’s there? Knock, knock. Say what? Tonight we learn the quintessential two-player card game, Gin Rummy. Learn all about sets and runs and melds. Oh my! Links Recipes for Gin Rummy: one with pineapple juice and one with Peppermint Schnapps Pee-wee Herman’s Big White Shoe Dance Hand-knit Felted Coasters by Laura Smith of […]

Trivial Pursuit Music Singles

This week, we test our musical knowledge playing Trivial Pursuit Music Singles, a slimmed down version of the original game. Listen to find out who wins: the guy who says he doesn’t listen to the radio or the guy who does but can’t get the names of singers or song titles straight. Links We Didn’t […]

Farkle

Tonight we learn the risk-taking dice game: Farkle. It is a game of strategy and luck known by many different names with numerous variations. We also discuss the difference between a farkle, a farkle and a farkle. Here’s a hint: One shines, one stinks and one is naughty. Links Urban Dictionary: Farkle Farkle probabilities Save […]

Sorry!

We make no apologies for this episode as we explore the hallmark of family-friendly games, Sorry. Take one step forward and four steps back. While the safety zone will protect you from being sent back to the start, it may not protect you from viruses. Links Sorry Commercial Safety Dance Not the Safety Zone Brian’s […]