Board Game Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Board Game. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 22,855 in Board Game

  1. The Dad Game column: Why fun is serious stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... themselves in. So, according to the researchers, as your family sits around the table and plays your favorite board game, you're subtly building interpersonal connections and increasing your communication abilities. And when your family goes on that ...

    Comment?

  2. The hits keep coming for - Showstoppers'; Michael Grimm unveiled at SilvertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... to process and perfect, and they deliver ably. As you might have deciphered, the show is based on the popular board game, and also the movie based on the board game. A different suspect, location and weapon used in the murder of "Mr. Bawdy" is ...

    Comment?

  3. Sweets coffee and ice cream shop adds to Erie's Briggs Street offeringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Daily Camera

    Sweets manager Mark Alexander, left, and owner John Jacquat inside the recently opened coffee, ice cream and bakery shop at 502 Briggs Street in Erie. Mark Alexander, manager of the new Sweets coffee and ice cream shop on Briggs Street in Erie, has heard that sentiment a dozen times a day from his customers since opening on Jan. 9. Sweets, at 502 Briggs St., emerged last week as Erie's first coffee shop in historic downtown, meeting what apparently was an astronomical demand.

    Comment?

  4. Weekly Board Game Workshop at Museum Explores Family-Friendly GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Patch.com

    Group at SC Children's Museum of Discovery, led by Mythic Games owner, to feature games families can play together, starting with Qwirkle Qwirkle, a simple but tactical pattern-building game, will be the first game explored when the Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery starts its weekly Board Game Workshop from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, January 20. Lead by Mythic Games founder Reuben Timineri, the free-with-admission workshop will explore a different family-friendly board game every session. "Qwirkle is a game that any age can play and enjoy," said Timineri, who runs games stores in Santa Cruz and Monterey.

    Comment?

  5. Most popular board games of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Jan. 19 marks the 60th anniversary of Scrabble being sold internationally. Take a look at other classic board games that have stood the test of time. Jan. 19 marks the 60th anniversary of Scrabble being sold internationally. Scrabble remains one of the world's most popular board games of all time.

    Comment?

  6. Packers obsessed with 'Settlers of Catan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | NFL

    One faction of the Packers has found an unusual way to stave off seasonal affective disorder and pass the rare moments of football down time in the cold, dark and sleepy Green Bay winters. More than a dozen players, including the entire offensive line, have become addicted to the board game, " The Settlers of Catan ."

    Comment?

  7. Worth Reading: Nerdy NFL Players, Race, And Much MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Kotaku

    ... hard not to smile while reading Kevin Clark's account of the Super Bowl-winning team becoming obsessed with the board game Settlers of Catan . While there's a mild air of condescension towards the game throughout the piece, it's full of amazing ...

    Comment?

  8. Games club passes go and picks up ShawlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Glasgow South and East Wood 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. A board game club running from Govanhill Baths is expanding to Shawlands - and inviting game fans along for a throw of the dice.

    Comment?

  9. Packers Players Have Become Obsessed with Board Game 'Settlers of Catan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | BleacherReport

    According to The Wall Street Journal 's Kevin Clark , the Packers have gotten into playing a board game called Settlers of Catan. For those who have never played the game, players try to build settlements by acquiring resources.

    Comment?

  10. Parks and Rec fans get ready to freak out: Cones of Dunshire might become a real gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Canada.com

    It's big, it's complex and it's entirely real: the Cones of Dunshire might become a real game you can buy in stores, they are crowdfunding the cash to actually produce the game. If you're a Parks and Recreation fan and you love overly complex board games that take hours to play, you're in luck.

    Comment?

  11. The hits keep coming for - Showstoppers,'; Michael Grimm unveiled at SilvertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... to process and perfect, and they deliver ably. As you might have deciphered, the show is based on the popular board game, and also the movie based on the board game. A different suspect, location and weapon used in the murder of "Mr. Bawdy" is ...

    Comment?

  12. Gaming the old fashioned wayRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    Naomi Wirsta slots in the winning disc during a game of Connect Four at a Carlton Board Game Club practice. Herald photo by Myles Fish One year ago, French immersion and math teacher Kay Minielly looked at a select few students in each of her classes and thought 'Oh, they would be such good friends if they met each other.'

    Comment?

  13. Morning Briefing - Jan. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Bennington Banner

    ... must sign up in advance at the library or at 518-279-0580. Some previous sewing experience is necessary. Board game day: Come to the library from 11 a.m. to noon. Enjoy card games, board games, jigsaw puzzles, rainbow looming and more with friends ...

    Comment?

  14. Geeks in the NFL: Andrew Luck and the Settlers of Catan ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Men's Journal

    What do at least two of the four remaining teams in the NFL have in common? They play Settlers of Catan. Earlier this year, in our Andrew Luck, quarterback for the Indianapolis Colts, revealed his passion for the complex - some would say nerdy - board game, Settlers of Catan .

    Comment?

  15. Gay couples' children oppose same-sex marriage, tell of unpleasant upbringingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Washington Times

    Most of the children of gays and lesbians who have filed court briefs in same-sex marriage cases say their parents' inability to marry has deprived them of legal protections and hampered them from living their otherwise typical lives. But four adult children of gay parents - acting as a "quartet of truth" - have submitted briefs to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals opposing same-sex marriages, with several saying that growing up under the rainbow was neither normal nor pleasant.

    Comment?

  16. Off the Grid: XCOM - The Board GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Joystiq

    You may not be aware, but a new XCOM is on the way to stores later this month! No, don't bother firing up those spiffy new consoles, this XCOM experience is for your tabletop. Board and card game publisher Fantasy Flight Games has teamed up with 2K to bring you XCOM: The Board Game , and Joystiq has survived the alien invasion.

    Comment?

  17. But his favourite game is Scrabble, so what does he knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | MetaFilter

    ... percent of the time. That's a good thing. It gives Ananda Gupta faith in humanity. Twilight Struggle is the best board game in the world (and Ananda Gupta is its designer) and is all about replaying the Cold War. The worst games? Tic-tac-toe, Snakes ...

    Comment?

  18. The Green Bay Packers love Settlers of CatanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | UPI

    Between the wind sprints, tackle drills and strength conditioning common at NFL practices, members of the Green Bay Packers have taken to sharpening their minds with the popular strategic board game Settlers of Catan. Settlers of Catan has players amass basic resources to create settlements, cities and roads, determining the winner based essentially based on who has strongest functioning economy, measured in the game by victory points.

    Comment?

  19. Ita s no puzzle why a escape rooma adventures are so popularRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Washington Post

    You're Indiana Jones in the map room, positioning the Staff of Ra to reveal the secret location you've been searching for. You're Harry Potter in the TriWizard Tournament, and you must solve the sphinx's riddle in order to pass.

    Comment?

  20. Cheese Curds: Green Bay Packers News and Links for January 16, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Acme Packing Company

    Today's cheese curds are our final batch in preparation for the NFC Championship Game, and as such they're a little all over the place. Today we're looking at everything from Packers fans in Seattle to the team's obsession with a board game to the quarterback's ridiculous weekly meetings, and much, much more.

    Comment?