Snakes & Blogs

  • Date Games

    Written by Marisa R / Published February 8th, 2016 / 0 Comments

    At Snakes & Lattes, we love board games. Like, more than a friend. In our latest video, Steve talks about games to play while on a date!

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  • Snakes Favourites: Biblios

    Written by Marisa R / Published February 1st, 2016 / 0 Comments

    David meditates on Biblios.

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  • How to Snakes: After Candy Land

    Written by Marisa R / Published January 25th, 2016 / 0 Comments

    We get a lot of inquiries about how we operate. If you are a budding entrepreneur or are just curious about the inner workings of a board game cafe (or, at least, our board game cafe), check out How to Snakes!

    In this episode, Jonathan demonstrates the best way to have fun moving along a path.

    For more How to Snakes, check out the How to Snakes playlist.

    Also check us out on The Dice Tower's Board Game Breakfast!

  • Interview with the Designer: Jon Gilmour

    Written by Marisa R / Published January 18th, 2016 / 0 Comments

    Steve sits down with acclaimed game designer Jon Gilmour to talk about design, conventions, and components.

    Also check us out on The Dice Tower's Board Game Breakfast!

  • Snakes Favourites: Patchwork

    Written by Angel R / Published January 11th, 2016 / 0 Comments

    Do you like strategy? Quilts? BUTTONS? We do. At least, Holly does.

    Also check us out on The Dice Tower's Board Game Breakfast!

  • 2015 Year in Review

    Written by Angel R / Published December 28th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Steve covers the highlights, surprises, and disappointments of the board game industry in 2015.

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  • Carol of the Games

    Written by Marisa R / Published December 21st, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Happy Holidays from all of us at Snakes & Lattes!

    Steve and David attempt to conjure up some holiday spirit.

    Also check us out on The Dice Tower's Board Game Breakfast!

  • Daily Bread Food Bank Drive

    Written by Aaron Z / Published December 17th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    This year, more than 800K Torontonians will use the services of a food bank. A third of these will be children. Help us fight hunger in the city.

    From now until January 15th, 2016, donate in store or online, or bring a non-perishable food item into either location to be entered into a draw for one of three prizes. The more you donate, the better your chances of winning.

    All proceeds go to the Daily Bread Food Bank.

    All food donations must be non-perishable, and no less than 6 months from their best before date.
    Each donation (a non-perishable food item or a $2 donation) entitles the donor to one entry into the prize draw.
    Prizes are as follows: $150 Snakes & Lattes Plastic Card, $75 Snakes & Lattes Plastic Card, $25 Snakes & Lattes Plastic Card
    To be entered into the draw, all donors must provide a valid email address.
    Winners will be drawn on January 15th at 12:00am, with winners contacted via email later that day.

    Learn more at http://www.dailybread.ca/whoshungry/

  • How to Snakes: After Monopoly

    Written by Marisa R / Published December 11th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    We get a lot of inquiries about how we operate. If you are a budding entrepreneur or are just curious about the inner workings of a board game cafe (or, at least, our board game cafe), check out How to Snakes!

    In this episode, David dethrones the king of all board games.

    For more How to Snakes, check out the How to Snakes playlist.

    Also check us out on The Dice Tower's Board Game Breakfast!

  • Holiday Gift Drive

    Written by Marisa R / Published December 7th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Looking to contribute to your local gift drive this holiday season? Steve suggests donating board games for broad age appeal, longevity, and family entertainment!

    Also check us out on The Dice Tower's Board Game Breakfast!