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  1. Free ElsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Inside Bay Area

    In a chilling display of coldhearted injustice, authorities have identified the wrong fictional person in connection with the deep freeze of this relentless 2015 winter. Indeed, poor Elsa of Arendelle has been taken into custody, thanks to prior use of cryokinetic powers to transform her fairy-tale kingdom into a meat locker, an incident chronicled in the award-winning 2013 documentary "Frozen."


  2. Mullet Over | A nutritious edible root that looks like a turnipRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sonoran News

    ... and Jerry Garcia were born in '42. Elvis died at age 42. Total number of dots on a pair of dice is 42. The board game RISK has 42 territories. Mariano Rivera was the last major leaguer to wear #42 and perhaps most amazing of all the atomic number of ...


  3. Space Hulk Ascension is Smashing FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Game Industry

    ... or passing fancy, I can simply only say waiting this long was a huge mistake. Space Hulk was originally a board game released in the late 1980s that is set on abandoned space crafts and asteroids. It is on this very sci-fi battleground that the ...


  4. Entrepreneur rolls dice on board game cafe in FrederictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBC News

    ... 300 games to choose from, everything from the classics, to some more obscure titles and some on DVD as well. The board game cafe trend originated in Asia, but has taken off in Canada in cities like Toronto, Halifax and Ottawa. "I think a board games ...


  5. Machine learns to play video gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BBC News

    ... system was pre-programmed with a sort of instruction manual that gave it the expertise it needed to excel at the board game. The difference with DeepMind's computer program, which the company describes as an "agent", is that it is armed only with ...


  6. Creative ideas to keep the kids entertained on snow daysRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Tomahawk Online

    Winter has hit with a vengeance this past week. With the frigid temperatures, ice and snow that have recently plagued much of the country, going outside for more than a few minutes has not been an option.


  7. Playing linear numerical board games promotes low-income children's numerical development.Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CiteULike

    ... behind that of peers from more affluent backgrounds. Experiment 2 indicated that playing a simple numerical board game for four 15-minute sessions eliminated the differences in numerical estimation proficiency. Playing games that substituted colors ...


  8. Motherwell seeking a Monopoly over gaming worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Motherwell Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Motherwell is up against St Andrews, Stirling, Perth, Ayr and Falkirk, after the Scottish shortlist was whittled down from an original 20 which stretched from Dumfries to Stornaway.


  9. Any old iron? Gran claims she found Monopoly piece in A 2 tub of coleslaw from Sainsbury'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 |

    Ironing hoard: Sharon Hinton shows the Monopoly playing piece she claims she found in a pot of Sainsbury's coleslaw But unfortunately for Sharon Hinton, 56, it wasn't the essential nutrient - it was the small silver toy from older versions of the Monopoly board game. Sharon says she was tucking into her A 2 'Taste the Difference' pot of the salad side dish when she crunched into the metal game piece.


  10. I love the reference toRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BlogHer

    It's getting to that point in the winter where it's hard to remember a time when Toronto didn't seem to be auditioning for the part of Narnia under the rule of scary Tilda Swinton. I can see my friends and myself getting a bit batty about the unrelenting winter.


  11. Beer Guide 2015: Beer Bars & ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Willamette Week

    This loyally Belgian beer bar has a wonderful little sidewalk patio, three refrigerated cases storing hundreds of bottles at the appropriate temperature, six taps and a bewildering variety of glassware. This is a place for Belgophile beer geeks, and most drafts are imported and priced at the equivalent of $10 per pint.


  12. Hornchurch woman finds metal Monopoly iron token in her Sainsbury's coleslawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Daily Mail

    ... and bring the container and iron back to the store so it could be analysed. Hasbro, the company which makes the board game, replaced the iron playing piece with a cat following a poll in 2013 and it is no longer produced. She said: 'I just could not ...


  13. Level 257 Offers Dining Inspired by PAC-MANRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Geek News Central

    Were you a big fan of PAC-MAN back in the day? Do you have fond memories of going to the arcade, putting your quarter in line to save your turn, and hoping to get the high score? There's a restaurant and entertainment center that was designed with you in mind. It's called Level 257, and it is located in Woodfield Mall, in Schaumburg, Illinois.


  14. Video Game Pioneer Steve Bristow Passes AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | IGN

    ... subsidiary of Atari. After the two companies merged, Bristow oversaw Atari's Coin Engineering and Electronic Board Game Division. He eventually the plant manager for the pinball division before being moved to VP of Engineering. Bristow was with ...


  15. North Texas schools scramble to deal with ice closures, possibility of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Dallas Morning News

    Danard "DJ" Barnes, 9, asked for an apple to go with his lunch as Thatcher Crocken prepared a tray for him at Elsie Robertson Middle School in Lancaster. Lancaster ISD offered free breakfast and lunch to students after classes were canceled.


  16. Craft Brew Board Game Has Local InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    Ryan Tuenge is an avid home brewer and craft beer lover who is not afraid to spend his last $5 on a pint of beer at the local pub. As a member of the Minnesota Home Brewers Association, Ryan has tried a wide variety of beers and has toured many of the local breweries.


  17. Let's play a game at 2015 International Toy Fair in NYC.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... space. Claim four spaces in a row in any direction to win. The Game of 49 The Appalachian Trail Game is a fun new board game for the whole family that teaches you how to prepare for your own hiking adventure. Emergency Cards, Gear Cards, Bonus ...


  18. Don't Miss: What game makers can learn from Magic: The GatheringRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2012 | Gamasutra

    ... U.S. Richard Garfield designed the game in the early 1990s -- after Wizards of the Coasts rejected his idea for a board game. Although impressed with RoboRally, Wizards wanted something portable and low-setup that could be played in the downtime ...


  19. Wrapping up Toy FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Retail Merchandiser

    Owned and operated by the , Toy Fair 2015 grew in size and scope, boasting a record-breaking 421,300 net square feet of exhibit space filled with hundreds of thousands of brand-new, skill-building and cutting-edge toys and games. Toy Fair sizzled despite frigid temperatures and snowstorms across the Midwest and Eastern Seaboard.


  20. Exclusive interview: 2015 to be the 'biggest year' for 'Magic: The Gathering'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... large screen. We're branching out to non-digital expressions, as with the upcoming Magic: The Gathering Strategy Board Game . There's an ever growing amount of competition in the digital trading card game market. What's going on with Magic Onlin e? ...