Showbiz by Avalon Hill

Showbiz is a game I first came across after I bought it.  I should explain.  A few years ago, at Buckeye Games Fest, I bought a “Grab Box” of games in the auction.  The box cost me $2 sight unseen, and came with about 20 games in it.  Most of the games were really poor…

Quick Update

Hey all, didn’t want anyone to think I had already abandoned this blog.  I am having major computer troubles and a crazy schedule at work, and have been unable to post for a while.  I’m hoping some voodoo I’m going to try tomorrow will get the computer to work for a while longer, but it’s…

Guilty Pleasure: Shut the Box

Shut the Box is one of those classic games that most of us played as a kid, and then stopped playing once we discovered better games / girls /boys/ the internet, whatever.  As I was digging through my board game collection recently, I noticed that I had several games that actually use very similar game…