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GSL Episode 37: Essentials for Older Kids

In this episode Giles and Don continue with the third instalment on essential games, this time we talk essential games for older kids. We mention games such as Forbidden Island, Say Anything Family, Wits and Wagers, Hey Thats my Fish, Downfall of Pompeii, No Thanks, Ticket to Ride, Qwirkle and more. We hope you enjoy

GSL036: Essential Games for Middle Schoolers

In this episode Giles and Don continue with the second installment on essential games, this time we talk essential games for middle school kids.  We mention games such as Cube Quest, Zeus on the Loose, Rorys Story Cubes, Pictureka, Rattlesnake, Blokus, Say Anything, Poison, Sorts for Kids and more.  We hope you enjoy!

GSL Episode 35: Essentials – Junior

Giles and Don start a trilogy of episodes covering some essential games for any game collection. In this episode, they talk about games that are fantastic for younger children, including Gulo Gulo, Animal Upon Animal, Dancing Eggs, Le Boomb, Sherlock, Chicken Cha Cha Cha, Make N Break, Spooky Stairs, Kids of Carcassonne and more.

GSL Episode 34: Just For Two

In this episode of Games in Schools and Libraries, Giles and Don discuss two player games. We look at using two player games, their advantages, tournament play, making connections over the game board, managing space, and storage. We talk about such games as Hive, Chess, Go, Checkers, Guess Who, Ricochet Robots, Hey That’s my Fish, YuGiOh, Magic the Gathering, Bakugan, X-Wing, Memoir 44, Warhammer, Heroscape, Song of Blades and Heroes and a plain old deck of cards. We hope you enjoy!