Chutes and Ladders Game Review

This classic children’s game attempts to teach the consequences and rewards for positive and negative behavior as players move their game pieces up and down a 10×10 grid of ascending numbers in order to reach the winner square at 100. The game teaches counting, numbers, and rudimentary addition, but is it enough to meet Father Geek’s approval? Continue reading

Candy Land Game Review

The classic game of Candy Land hardly even needs an explanation. Players choose a colored gingerbread man piece and move along a multi-colored path towards the game-winning objective of Candy Castle, where you find the lost king of Candy Land. Along the way, you might get to visit special locations like Gum Drop Mountain, and Candy Cane Forest, or you might get to meet special characters such as Princess Frostine and Gramma Nutt. Continue reading