New Logo and Mascot!

April 1, 2016

 

While I’ve always been a fan of our “Board Game Barrister” name, I must admit that it has often caused some problems.  We’ve been called “The Game Board Barrister”, the “Board Room Barrister”, the “Board Game” with nothing more, …

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The NEW Barrister Wish Lists

May 19, 2015

The Board Game Barrister’s infamous owner has done it again! Another tool to make shopping easier for customers as well as well wishers. You know that feeling when you walk into our store looking for something specific and you end …

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Board Game Barrister – South Milwaukee

January 8, 2015

Nearly thirty-nine years ago, in February 1976, Gary and Bonnee Lugauer moved their carpet business from West Allis to 1007 Milwaukee Avenue in downtown South Milwaukee. They opened their doors and their floors as South Milwaukee Carpet and Vinyl. The …

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Staff Mulligan Tokens

August 6, 2014

There seems to be a phenomenon in the workplace – in all workplaces – when you’ve just finished Doing the Thing you’re supposed to do. The moment you lean back for one second, sure enough, the Boss walks by and …

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Whatever Happened to Avalon Hill?

January 22, 2013

At the Board Game Barrister, we often get requests for games by specific game publishers. One of the most common requests is for Avalon Hill games.

Technically, Avalon Hill closed its doors in 1998. Yet, we still have Avalon Hill …

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Melissa & Doug: Awesome Toy Company

March 4, 2012

Melissa & Doug: Awesome Toy Company

Melissa and Doug make some really great, high quality toys that are perfect for fun both inside and outside. If you haven’t seen how cool Melissa and Doug toys are just stop by, we have a lot of them. In …

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