What’s with all the hype behind this game they call Qwirkle?
When it comes to family game night, Qwirkle will probably end up being one of your favorites!
Wanna see why it is so HOT? Take a look at the various videos below and it won’t take long for you to see that all the hype behind this game is well founded.
What’s A Qwirkle???
Qwirkle Board Game Review
In a nutshell, Qwirkle is a board game that is recommended for 2 to 4 players age 6 and up and has the feel of several different classic board games (Othello, Scrabble, Sequence and Dominoes) all rolled into one easy to follow game.
It is one of those games that will cause players to think and form various strategize their way to victory!
This game is based on a points system. The person with the highest points at the end is the winner. Points are earned by placing tiles of the same shape and/or color in a row in a strategic way that will get you the most points.
Qwirkle in Action
To see Qwirkle in action, you can take a look at the video review that I found on YouTube. This review gives you a very good visual explanation of how this game is played. “The Chief” does a great hands on review that may better help you to understand it if you still are a bit confused about how to play it.
Qwirkle Board Game
As you will have noticed from the video review above, the Qwirkle board game is a very easy game to get the hang of and it can be lots of fun. For those of you who enjoy simple puzzle type games that involves a bit of planning and strategy, this one is for you!
Qwirkle Game Pieces
There are 108 colored tiles (pieces) in this game. They are made of wood and are very sturdy, and durable. They come in a drawstring bag that is used to both store them as well as to use during game play.
What Do I Think About This Game?
Personally, this is one of my favorite games! It is easy enough for kids while still being fun for adults. I have always enjoyed strategy games that are easy to learn and this game falls perfectly into this category.
When we have family game night, my kids usually choose this game. When I have adult friends over, this makes a great game to play while we just sit around and talk.
As long as none of the pieces get lost, I think this one will be a favorite in my household for quite a while to come.
Qwirkle Board Game Price
Qwirkle board game price is usually right around $20. You can find it for sale at your local walmart and other retail stores.
It is also available for sale on Amazon for under $20 and is eligible for free shipping. Yay!