We like Settlers of Catan, but frankly it’s not always one of our favorites. While it’s a great game, inevitably one person ends up with a lousy set of terrain, or a strategy that revolves around rolling a 3 every turn. I was this player when we played Catan last week, so I had to find another way keep myself entertained and engaged with the group (well, kind of).
There are a lot of great board games out there. Out of all those games out there, though, there are some that just stand out from the rest.
For some, it’s because they are classics that have withstood the test of time. Others are memorable because they started an entire genre. And some games are just so good at what they do, it would be a shame to miss out. Read the rest of this entry »