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  • 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.

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

  • 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!

  • How to Snakes: Popular Games

    Written by Angel R / Published November 30th, 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, Steve discusses one of our most popular games, and some alternatives to it.

    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 2015 Board Game Buying Guide

    Written by Angel R / Published November 26th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? We can help!

    We've got a new buying guide this year and it's better than ever! This time around, it's an interactive PDF for MAXIMUM COMPATIBILITY! Check it out on your phone! Check it out on your tablet! Check it out on your desktop, laptop, surface, or Wii U!

    Download the Snakes & Lattes 2015 Holiday Board Game Buying Guide

  • Double Feature!

    Written by Angel R / Published October 30th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Steve opens up a surprise package and starts a new hashtag giveaway on Twitter!

    Contest closes November 6, 2015 at 11:59PM EST!

    Get your immersion on as Steve suggests some ways to incorporate music into your game night.

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

  • Spooky Games (Halloween 2015)

    Written by Angel R / Published October 23rd, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Wayne suggests some spooky games to play during the month of Halloween.

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

  • The Improv Gamer: Koba Yakawa

    Written by Angel R / Published October 16th, 2015 / 0 Comments

    Mikhail antes up in the Koba Yakaw edition of The Improv Gamer.

    For more of The Improv Gamer, check out our Improv Gamer playlist!

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