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  1. Highlands may not be perfect, but it's gorgeous and its Risk roots are clearRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Gamasutra

    ... pitch last year) without moving far away from the simplicity of abstraction that characterizes the classic board game. Most regions of the map generate one of either leadership points, food, or construction materials. Leadership points are used to ...


  2. The Harbour School Wins $25,000 for Meals on Wheels for Second TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 |

    ... them. These booklets were sent out to other schools worldwide. These special needs students have even designed a board game and a comic strip based on hunger and nutrition for elementary and middle school age kids. They actually made the game pieces ...


  3. MAINopoly: A Taste of Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    Combining the capitalistic fun of a Monopoly board game with a walking tour of Santa Monica's vibrant Main Street, MAINopoly is an interactive community event that will raise money for Heal the Bay. Themed on the board game, you'll receive $20 in MAINopoly funny money, which can be exchanged for food tastings at 20 Main Street restaurants, coffeeshops and juiceries .


  4. Family Five: International Children's Festival returns to St. AlbertRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... Two halls will be filled with pop culture exhibitors, artists, comics, and collectibles as well as video game and board game zones, and an Angry Birds-inspired, life-size slingshot. The third hall will have the mainstage with live performances, ...


  5. Join in the Q&A at Chapin Memorial Librarya s a Topics TriviaaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    Who was the only U.S. president whose surname has comprised four syllables? Or: The lone prexy who's received a patent? While such finite questions might not turn up in "Topics Trivia," the world's the limit at this friendly gathering to play and learn neat factoids and history. The public, in teams of one to six people, is welcome from 4-6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday every month through year's end at Myrtle Beach's Chapin Memorial Library.


  6. Holiday Looking Out For Kid-Friendly Video GamesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Captain Thunder's NASCAR News

    Holiday Looking Out For Kid-Friendly Video Games Are you trying to get your ex girlfriend back but it feels like everything that you do just backfires on you? Have you tried talking to her but she winds up twisting your words around? You've tried being nice but that just seems help make her angry? Have you shared with her you still love her but she doesn't seem to care to? Does it seem like you're never going in order to to get your ex girlfriend back and you are just about ready to give up? These can be any style of 2k15 mt s with regard to example word games, animal games and geography games. Weight reduction .


  7. 'Lolz!' Thousands of new words added to Scrabble dictionaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | St. Helens Reporter

    ... the official Scrabble word list. Collins, which publishes the list of all words that can be used in the popular board game, has just added a further 6,500 to the existing line up of 250,000. Words used on social media, in texts and on the street are ...


  8. WWII vet, 88, to lead parade on Monday Weehawken's Irizarry will honors his fellow SeabeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hudson Reporter

    ... A. Segedin. All of them enjoy living in Weehawken and all of them have one thing in common besides a thirst for board game victories. "I was happy to hear about Ralph getting chosen to be grand marshal," said longtime Weehawken resident, former ...


  9. Monopoly champs decide 'best of best' in New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    There were all the signs of the city's housing shortage - a room full of nervous people in central Auckland wheeling and dealing property, walking away rich or bankrupt. Twenty four competitors from across New Zealand met on Sunday to play quick fire rounds of the classic board game.


  10. Book review: 'The Monopolists' by Mary PilonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Mary Pilon has brought to "The Monopolists" the sharp vision to spot a tiny colorful thread in the tapestry of American history, the dexterity to extract it and the craft to turn it into a satisfying story. In recounting the tangled tale of the board game Monopoly, Pilon also helps to redress one of history's small injustices.


  11. "MAINopoly" on Main Street Santa MonicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC Los Angeles

    ... with a few fans coming in strong for the thimble or boot. It's a tribute to a long -- longlonglong -- running board game, that players get so passionate before the fake money and plastic hotels even begin trading hands. But no thimble-based ...


  12. New Paltz teen Scrabble pro and teammate defeat TV host Jimmy KimmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times Herald-Record

    Fresh off their national Scrabble victory, New Paltz Middle School student Noah Kalus and his teammate Zach Ansell of California spelled out their next move in board game letters, C-O-M-I-N-G  F-O-R  Y-O-U  K-I-M-M-E-L.


  13. Top 10 Things to Do OutsideRead the original story

    Saturday | Times-Herald

    Here is a list of the Top 10 things you can do outside to enjoy the heat. Remember, don't forget sunscreen! 10. Go for a walk or run - It's simple, but a fun way to get the most out of a sunny afternoon.


  14. Don Draper goes to summer camp, Joan hits the road: The 8 "Mad...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salon

    ... Rich Sommer is obsessed with board games and wants to be, according to the iTunes description, "your personal board game evangelist." Doesn't that make you appreciate Harry Crane more? 6. Jay R. Ferguson in ABC's Dan Savage pilot Jay R. Ferguson - ...


  15. Dark Future: Blood Red States AnnouncedRead the original story

    Saturday | Blue's News

    ... the decline of humanity; too wild to be true and too close for comfort. Dark Future was originally released as a board game in 1988, and later expanded into a series of books. The world it inhabits is a very different reality; cyberpunk more weird ...


  16. Spartacus: Combat, backstabbing and lucre in ancient RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Colorado Springs Independent

    Nobody will ever accuse Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery of being elegant, but it is a blast. Based directly on the Starz original series - which I have not seen and don't plan to - Spartacus throws you headlong into the role of a scheming dominus of anci ent Rome, using wealth, treachery and the proficiency of your fighting stable to boost your influence at the expense of the game's other houses.


  17. Kids Page: Fun things my family and I do togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Jersey Journal

    ... my family. Alli Kripetz Clinton Public School Grade 2 A pastime or activity my family likes to do is play the board game, Life. We do this because it's the best game ever. I love this because when it's my brother's and my turn, I always win. One ...


  18. The Game of RISPRead the original story

    Saturday | Lookout Landing

    It is May 23rd, in the lobby of a hotel in Toronto. The M's are all engaged in board game night, enjoying the newest craze: RISP.


  19. A Rainy Last Race for Mary WittenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | New Yorker

    ... surveyed the scene. "Isn't it great?" she said. Mary Pilon is the author of "The Monopolists," a book about the board game Monopoly. She previously worked as a staff reporter at the Times and the Wall Street Journal , where she wrote about sports ...


  20. Scrabble Dictionary Adds Lolz, Ridic and Lotsa New WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WHO-TV

    Scrabble dictionary has added lotsa new words for its players, and some are so ridic, they'll make you lolz. The venerable board game has an additional 6,500 words, including a few once limited to social media and technology.