Here to Slay

I need to start this off with a disclaimer: I absolutely love this game. It is easily my families favorite board game to date. We have only owned it for a week or so but have played it every night, usually multiple games per night. I’ve also ordered an expansion pack for it and will […]

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SNAKESSS isss awessssome!!!

I have a large family and we are always on the lookout board games that can accommodate more than the standard 4 players that a lot of games cater to. On a recent trip to Walmart my oldest saw this game, looked at the back, and exclaimed “this one is like One Night Ultimate Werewolf, […]

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Back again!

Hey everyone! After a long hiatus, we are back and better than ever! I have no excuse as to why I’ve been gone, other than life as a dad of for, which reminds me, Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there reading this! So I will be covering a range of new and […]

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Blog Update

So up until this point, I have been writing and designing this blog on a Chromebook, mostly because it was the only functioning computer in the house. This past weekend though I finally got the old Lenovo Thinkpad X200 running with a new hard drive and a fresh install of Lubuntu Linux loaded on. With […]

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Maze Rats Game Recap

So last week I wrote a review of Maze Rats by Ben Milton. This week I’d like to post a recap of the first game of Maze Rats that I ran for my 8, 6 and 4 year old children. Now, to preface this, the oldest two have played other RPGs before, with their favorite […]

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Yikes!

Hey Everyone, So I’ve been away for quite some time now. Life kind of went crazy there for a while, but I’m back now and fully intend to post weekly on here. I’ve still been gaming though (priorities right?) and am currently running a game of Ben Milton’s Maze Rats for my 3 oldest kidsĀ as […]

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Pros of Traditional Gaming

You may be wondering, “What’s so great about Traditional Gaming? Video games are just as fun!” Well I’m here to tell you that this kind of thinking is just plain wrong. Traditional games are head and shoulders above the lonely pastime of video gaming (at least how it is done today with the prevalence of […]

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It Starts….

Welcome to Gaming with Kids. This blog is intended to be a place where I write about gaming with my family of 5, but more specifically gaming with my children. I hope to document the trials, frustrations and, hopefully, the triumphs of gaming with children. Now let me clarify what I mean by “gaming.” These […]

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