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Dread Curse

A push-your-luck game of cunning thievery and sudden turns of fortune.  You take turns playing different members of our ship’s crew and try to gain the biggest fortune.

Designed by: Stuart Sisk
Published by: Smirk and Dagger Games (2013
Players: 3–8
Time: 30 – 45 min
Ages: 14+

Unearthed by: Mike

Mike first saw this game in a local game store while it was still in development and he figured the roleplay opportunities would be endless for this group, Arrrgh!


Set in the world as the beloved Frank Herbert novels, this game casts you as one of the world’s most powerful factions vying for the precious Spice.

Designers: Future Pastimes – Bill Eberle, Jack Kittredge, Peter Olotka
Publisher: The Avalon Hill Game Company (1979)
Players: 2-6
Time: 60-180 min
Ages: 12+

Unearthed by: Ed

Ed picked it up from a game store in VA. It’s a classic board game from the designers of Cosmic Encounter with highly asymmetric gameplay. It’s also one of the few games to license Dune, the beloved sci-fi epic by Frank Herbert.

Three on a Match

Based on the early 1970’s game show of the same name.  The host player places prizes on the board and reads trivia question to the contestant players as they try to be the biggest winner.

Designers: (uncredited)
Publisher: Milton Bradley (1972)
Players: 3-4
Time: Not listed
Ages: 10+

Unearthed by: Evan

Evan decided to bring it to the WGF table because he thinks older games are fun to dust off and try. He says it’s always fun to find out if the game is a crummy old waste of time, or an ancient classic worthy of rediscovery.

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