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  1. The CNY Tabletop Games Society - Unplug and PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Examiner.com

    ... was convinced in my mind that tabletop games were a thing of the past. To my surprise, the auditorium was full of board game enthusiasts. When you walk into the room, you might think monopoly, the game of life and checkers if you have not played a ...

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  2. The scandalous history of "Monopoly"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The scandalous history of "Monopoly" Today's version is nothing like it was supposed to be Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1Hj1gC6 The board game Monopoly has been around for a long time. American families still love playing it, even if some feel it can drag on too long, earning it the nickname "Monotony."

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  3. More - The ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... at The New York Times and author of The Monopolists: Obsession, Fury, and the Scandal Behind the World's Favorite Board Game.

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  4. New Game: Kotoba no Puzzle: Mojipittan AdvanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | MobyGames

    Kotoba no Puzzle: Mojipittan Advance is a Japanese word puzzle game. It is similar to the board game Scrabble , in which players play against the computer, placing tiles featuring language characters onto a grid to form words.

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  5. Off Main: PAX Expo in Boston offers a glimpse of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Concord Monitor

    ... gathering that fills the city's convention center for three days of out-and-out geekery. Video game (and board game) developers and publishers tout their new and upcoming wares. Players compete in tournaments. Game designers talk about their art and ...

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  6. A trip to . . . Kalangala Island...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | New Vision

    ... why the Senkata boat management does not introduce board games like Scrabble, standup comedy, cards, Omweso (board game) or chess to keep the travellers busy. Joke books or a screen showing Uganda's attractions would also be such a brilliant idea. I ...

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  7. Monopoly celebrates 80 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Columbian

    Based on the real-life streets of Atlantic City, Monopoly is one of the world's most popular board games. The greed-driven game, in which competitors try to buy all of the property they can and collect as much cash as possible, has been played by an estimated 1 billion people in 114 countries.

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  8. SFMOMA project explores games as artRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | SFGate

    SFMOMA is doubling down on its exploration of games by launching PlaySFMOMA, a program that A'recognizes games as an expressive mediumA' and aims, in part, to link the museum to the local design community. Erica Gangsei, the lead for PlaySFMOMA, interacts with one of the games presented during a 2012 exhibit called ArtGameLab.

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  9. Board game spots in the Metro: A library with gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    WITH its charming cubicles and cutesy decors, those who yearn for privacy even when dining out in public will love this cafA . Customers, in their little "hideaway," can peruse the cafA 's book collection found in every corner of the place.

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  10. Board game spots in the Metro: Fun on the floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    NAMED after the Korean word that loosely translates to "sitting on the floor," CafA Maru gives several reasons for customers to pretty much do just that-to relive childhood days when fun meant being on the floor with toys all around, and a glass of milkshake right in time for snack break. Fittingly so, the quaint cafA is designed like a kid's bedroom, adorned with cute trinkets and an area at the back that has low-level tables, surrounded by shelves filled with board games, toys, books and magazines.

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  11. Board game spots in the Metro: A fort fit for gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    ... behind Fort San Pedro, where there are about ten concrete sungka tables. Also, one can simply bring his choice of board game-chess, checkers, monopoly, pictionary, whichever-and perhaps have a picnic on the side. This way, interaction with friends ...

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  12. Board game spots in the Metro: Dine, shop and playRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    HERE is a place where people can do three things: Dine, shop and yes, play. The Chillage is a dwelling bearing a fusion of mirthful elements.

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  13. SC ComiCon underway this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... AGES! WITH CELEBRITY GUESTS LIKE LOU FERRIGNO, INDUSTRY STARS LIKE ROBERT VENDITTI AND VAN JENSEN , TO CARD AND BOARD GAME TOURNAMENTS, TO EVENTS AND CONTESTS FOR KIDS, SC COMICON IS SURE TO EVOKE THAT SENSE OF WONDER IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS ALIKE! ...

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  14. New handheld console, first anti-cheat open hardware device, and more gaming newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... It's coming to Kickstarter soon, and you can sign up to be a beta tester. Have you ever wanted to create your own board game? Now you can with the Open Board Game framework. The Open Board Game simplifies building your own board game, by using the ...

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  15. The surprising history behind the board game "Monopoly"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | CBS News

    The board game "Monopoly" has been around for a long time, and American families still love playing. The game has a remarkable history that reaches back to the early 20th century.

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  16. Cthulhu Wars review #4: Green cultistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Examiner.com

    I was a Kickstarter backer for Cthulhu Wars , the massive board game from legendary game designer Sandy Petersen. I had zero interest in the board game -- not because I don't like board games , but because I suffer from a lack of players to play with.

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  17. Agatha Chistie's creaky but classic whodunit, overdone at Walnut StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Philly.com

    ... a mildly amusing evening and a mildly puzzling whodunit. As a murder mystery, it has more in common with the board game Clue than with Law and Order . The premise: 10 people, strangers to one another, have been invited to an isolated manor house in ...

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  18. 10 things you might not know about MonopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    The board game based on the real-life streets of Atlantic City was "born" on March 19, 1935, when Parker Brothers acquired the rights to it.

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  19. Portsmouth earns spot on Monopoly game boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | UnionLeader.com

    The city of Portsmouth will have its own property space on a new version of the popular Hasbro board game Monopoly to be released this fall to mark the game's 80th anniversary.

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  20. Kitchen Table Kibitzing, 3/20/15: Board Game RenaissanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Daily Kos

    What to do on a rainy day? Good one for us here in the left coast's Portland where rain is affectionately called "Portland Sunshine". My late father said that his grandmother had a saucy reply..."There are only two things to do on a rainy day and I don't much care for playing cards."

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