Saturday, October 29, 2016

Game Events: Week of Nov. 1st - 5th

We don't just sell board games, we also provide tables and a library full of open board games, card games, and dice games for you to come in and play.  The tables are open during store hours as well as during our Weds and Friday evening Open Game Play Nights.

In addition at Friday's Open Game Play we are having one of our New Game Splash Events. This event provides you the opportunity to learn about and play a featured new game by a Envoy game hearld.


Come and join in on the fun as it's a great way to meet other game enthusiasts and to try out some games.  Our store has a bright and cheery atmosphere perfect for an afternoon or evening of game play.  Our Games Library has a wide variety of games available for play while you are here. It's free and it's fun!


Here is this week's schedule:



Open Game Play
Date: Weds. Nov. 2nd
Time: 6 pm
Place: Off The Charts Games Store

Weds. Suggested Games To Try
Here are 2 suggested game picks from our Games Library for you to try. One is aimed at those who want a light strategy game and the other is aimed at those who would like a more challenging strategy game. No experience is necessary! We are happy to teach you the rules and get you started.
To learn more about each suggested board game click on the game name below it's picture.

Karuba
Haba
Rococo
Eagle/Gryphon Games

Karuba
Rococo



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Open Game Play
Date: Fri. Nov. 4th
Time: 6 pm
Place: Off The Charts Games Store

Fri. Suggested Games To Try
Here are 2 suggested game picks from our Games Library for you to try. One is aimed at those who want a light strategy game and the other is aimed at those who would like a more challenging strategy game. No experience is necessary! We are happy to teach you the rules and get you started.
To learn more about each suggested board game click on the game name below it's picture.

Cartagena
Ravensburger
Deus
Asmodee
Deus




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New Game Splash - Free Event
Date: Saturday Nov. 5th
Time: Noon - 3 pm
Place: Off The Charts Games Store

New Game Splash Events provide you an opportunity to learn about and play a featured new game by a local Envoy Game Herald.

Colony
Bézier Games

Jeff from Envoy will be here to present Colony, a futuristic dice drafting, engine building game with a variable setup. Head to a new world where players roll dice to acquire scarce resources on the way to powerful new buildings.  The game will force players to utilize their dice more effectively then anyone else to build the best building combinations and complete their Colony first.


The event is free, so come and have some fun!



Come Play ~ ~ It's Free ~ It's Fun!



Come and visit us at 30 NW 2nd Street in Historic Downtown GreshamWe have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games and more. Also for the puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, White Mountain, and Cobble Hill.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Game Arrivals: Week of Oct. 23rd -29th


Here is this week's exciting game arrivals:



    New Game Edition!
Dominion
2nd Edition
Rio Grande Games

Rio Grande has incorporated some 
changes to their popular deck-building game, Dominion as well as Dominion Intrigue.

With the same game mechanics and no rule changes, both new Dominion and Intrigue 2nd Editions have upgraded graphics, larger print, and some clarification on the cards. Additionally, in each game 6 kingdom cards have removed and 7 new kingdom cards have been added.

The most significant change is that Dominion Intrigue 2nd Edition is no longer a stand-alone game.  It is an expansion without base cards.

Dominion Intrigue
2nd Edition
Rio Grande Games

For those who have the original 1st Edition Dominion game and Dominion Intrigue, there is an upgrade pack for each available to bring your game to the 2nd Edition level. Each one consists of the 7 new kingdom cards
Dominion 
Upgrade Pack
Rio Grande Games

Dominion Intrigue
Upgrade Pack
Rio Grande Games


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  Back In Stock!
Village Crone
Fireside Games
Become a Witch and enter the medieval world of Wickersby in The Village Crone, a worker placement, resource management game with spell casting. Make villagers fall in Love, turn them into Frogs, or teleport them to different locations.
Wickersby is built from 6 modular boards, with different locations holding the ingredients flour, fire, silver, and soil. Send your familiars out to harvest these ingredients and use them to cast spells in order to complete Witch’s Scheme cards. Every scheme you complete brings you closer to the 13 points needed to win and be declared The Village Crone.



We are having a Splash event for The Village Crone on Saturday, October 29th from noon to 5 pm. Envoy Rep, Mike will be here to demo and lead game play for those who would like to try it out.  Come ~ See ~ Play!



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Restocks:

Dead Of Winter
A Crossroads Game
Plaid Hat Games

Dead Of Winter: A Crossroads Game is a cooperative game with a betrayal element.  This is a story-centric game about surviving through a harsh winter in an apocalyptic world.  Players make frequent, difficult, heavily-thematic, wildly-varying decisions, that often have them deciding between what is best for the colony and what is best for themselves.








Friday
Rio Grande Games
Friday is a solo adventure deck-building game.  In this game, Robinson is represented as a card stack of different behaviors. You are forced to improve this card stack, so you can collect the cards at the end of the game to give Robinson the best chance to win against the tough pirates and the island hazards allowing him to escape.











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Come and visit us at 30 NW 2nd Street in Historic Downtown Gresham. We have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games and more. Also for the puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, White Mountain, and Cobble Hill.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver.




Saturday, October 22, 2016

Game Events: Week of Oct. 23rd - 29th

We don't just sell board games, we also provide tables and a library full of open board games, card games, and dice games for you to come in and play.  The tables are open during store hours as well as during our Weds and Friday evening Open Game Play Nights.

In addition at Friday's Open Game Play we are having one of our New Game Splash Events. This event provides you the opportunity to learn about and play a featured new game by a Envoy game hearld.



Come and join in on the fun as it's a great way to meet other game enthusiasts and to try out some games.  Our store has a bright and cheery atmosphere perfect for an afternoon or evening of game play.  Our Games Library has a wide variety of games available for play while you are here. It's free and it's fun!


Here is this week's schedule:



Open Game Play
Date: Weds. Oct. 26th
Time: 6 pm
Place: Off The Charts Games Store

Weds. Suggested Games To Try
Here are 2 suggested game picks from our Games Library for you to try. One is aimed at those who want a light strategy game and the other is aimed at those who would like a more challenging strategy game. No experience is necessary! We are happy to teach you the rules and get you started.
To learn more about each suggested board game click on the game name below it's picture.

Relic Runners
Days Of Wonder
Rialto
Tasty Minstrel Games


Relic Runners
Rialto



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Open Game Play
Date: Fri. Oct. 28th
Time: 6 pm
Place: Off The Charts Games Store

Fri. Suggested Games To Try
Here are 2 suggested game picks from our Games Library for you to try. One is aimed at those who want a light strategy game and the other is aimed at those who would like a more challenging strategy game. No experience is necessary! We are happy to teach you the rules and get you started.
To learn more about each suggested board game click on the game name below it's picture.

Eldritch Horror
Fantasy Flight
Broom Service
Ravensburger

Eldritch Horror
Broom Service




Friday New Game Splash  (6 pm - 10 pm)
New Game Splash Events provides you the opportunity to see and play a new game coming on the market.

Colony
Bézier Games
New Game Splash Events provides you the opportunity to see and play a new game coming on the market. 
Tonight's featured new game is Colony.

Jeff from Envoy will be here to present Colony, a futuristic dice drafting, engine building game with a variable setup. 
Players must gain both stable and unstable resources in building their colonies.
The event is free, so come and have some fun!















Come Play ~ ~ It's Free ~ It's Fun!



Come and visit us at 30 NW 2nd Street in Historic Downtown GreshamWe have a full range of family games, strategy games, Euro-style games, war games, card games, dice games and more. Also for the puzzle enthusiasts we carry quality puzzles from Ravensburger, White Mountain, and Cobble Hill.

We proudly serve Gresham and the greater Portland and Vancouver area.