Derek Thompson

I’ve been a board game reviewer on Geeks Under Grace since 2011. I love card-driven games and party games. I have a Ph.D. in Mathematics and teach the subject at Taylor University in Upland, IN. My wife and kids are my favorite gaming partners.

Review – Super Mario Bros. Wonder

By Derek Thompson / December 15, 2023 /

Super Mario Bros. Wonder is the latest 2D Mario game, dropping the “New” moniker and adding…. talking flowers and elephant Mario??

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Review – Scholars of the South Tigris

By Derek Thompson / December 10, 2023 /

Scholars of the South Tigris is the 2nd game in the 3rd trilogy of Garphill Games, making it the 8th game on this journey… !

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Review – Century: Big Box

By Derek Thompson / December 9, 2023 /

Emerson Matsuuchi’s Century trilogy of games is all finally in one place – this box! There’s a new promo included as well.

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Review – Witchstone: Full Moon

By Derek Thompson / December 4, 2023 /

Full Moon is the first expansion for 2021’s fantastic strategy game Witchstone. Let’s see if Full Moon improves the game any!

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Review – Ancient Knowledge

By Derek Thompson / December 3, 2023 /

Ancient Knowledge is one designer’s attempt to recreate the card-combo magic of Race for the Galaxy. How did he do? Let’s look!

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