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  1. Aust man chases sixth Scrabble titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 |

    ... Anderson, who finished fifth, trying to explain the success of the tournament's 20-somethings at an old-fashioned board game. "These guys have all played thousands of games on the internet to hone their skills and meet each other before they've ever ...


  2. Starbreeze AB and Skybound Interactive announce long-term partnership regarding The Walking DeadRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Hispanic Business

    Studios AB, decided to proceed with a long-term collaboration with Skybound Interactive, committing to a game developer and publisher partnership for the IP The Walking Dead.


  3. The Five Things Guys Need To Know To Own Today's ConversationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | AskMen

    ... vacation spots like Vegas and Miami - the list goes on and on. Interesting fact: Atlantic City helped inspire the board game Monopoly.


  4. Grant Wilson returns to 'Ghost Hunters' for 200th episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 |

    ... the paranormal. Grant Wilson is currently the art director and vice president of Rather Dashing Games , a board game company focusing on producing quality games for families. Wilson is also an accomplished pianist, composer, writer and all around ...


  5. Educational Media Company "EQtainment" Launches Kickstarter CampaignRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WireService

    ... for children. The campaign goal is to fund the production of adventure books and "Q's Race to the Top," the board game component of EQtainment's curriculum. EQtainment was born when Dickens, a former Jeopardy! on-air correspondent and Channel One ...


  6. 5 things to do under $5 Aug. 14-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... is inviting fans to bring their own tabletop games or join in the store's organized game of Civilization: the Board Game. The gaming will be from 6 to 9 p.m. at the store at 1530 N McMullen-Booth Road. Free. (727) 754-9750. 4 Be Your Best Back to ...


  7. Fixing chess: One game developer's redesign of a 1,500-year-old gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Modesto Bee

    ... computer game life by developer Zac Burns, to correct what Sirlin views as major design flaws in the original board game. There are thousands, maybe tens of thousands, of chess variants like Chess 2 in the world. Creating new rules for one of ...


  8. Family returns, for a moment, to a childhood summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... by work or school or FAFSA forms, our children fell back into ruling their days by who wanted to play what board game in the basement, when. Aided and abetted by parents who look for the return of childhood, too, they started their days with sunrise ...


  9. LMN 8-6-14 It's a lot LIKE news.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 |

    ... They were going to receive a trophy, but no one was sober enough to accept it. And The official dictionary of the board game Scrabble has added 5,000 new words, most of them invented by Sarah Palin. *Not in California


  10. Hull Park's "Miss Joan" Quarterman Brings Kids Fun, LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 |

    Kids are heading back to school Thursday, and for many that will mean the end of long weekdays spent playing in city parks.


  11. Canadian-sourced words such as 'qajaq' and 'quinzhee' some of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | National Post

    Canada is finally getting recognition in the Scrabble world with at least 25 words of Canadian origin added to the dictionary of official words, a list of the words legally playable in the popular board game.


  12. Snippets from Scott: a roll of the dieRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Aiken Standard

    ... to 15 minutes to figure out if someone can move a certain way or not. Some games, such as A Game of Thrones: The Board Game, have so much stuff to keep up with and such unclear instructions to the point where most will just box them up and never ...


  13. The Cracks in Crowd-funding and Kickstarter ConcernsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Gamasutra

    ... out a game. One of the big ones of this past year was the issue with The Doom That Came from Atlantic City -- A board game that was successfully funded but was unable to produce anything. Recently there was the problem with the Yogscast kickstarter ...


  14. Analog Trends - XCOM: The Board Game hitting tables in late 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Digital Trends

    Firaxis and 2K Games have announced a partnership with Fantasy Flight Games to adapt the hit turn-based strategy game, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, into a board game, arriving in late 2014.


  15. Games challenge isolation in the West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Vancouver Courier

    ... Ride and Cards Against Humanity. The collection is diverse enough to even include The Twilight Saga: New Moon's board game. While Cards Against Humanity is described by creators as "for terrible people" due to politically incorrect, potty and dark ...


  16. Classic Warhammer Board Game Blood Bowl Scores a Touchdown on Android and iPadRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | PC Magazine

    ... be the first one that most Warhammer fans can agree has turned out to be rather good. Blood Bowl was originally a board game that combined turn-based combat with football (the American kind, not the kind with all feet). The goal, just like in ...


  17. 'Selfie' and 'Hashtag' Are Now Eligible Words in ScrabbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Mashable

    ... vlog, schmutz and buzzkill. The dictionary's update will be the first in almost a decade. In March, the classic board game used social media to crowdsource one of the game's new words; "geocache" won that race. The big-ticket new word is "quinzhee," ...


  18. Hoosier Lottery Adding New Monopoly Scratch-Off GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WEHT

    A new scratch-off version of the Monopoly board game is now available for Hoosier Lottery players.


  19. 'MasterChef' Recap 5 -11: 'Beet It Juice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The New York Observer

    There are only 11 home cooks left. As they enter the MasterChef kitchen to the usual dramatic orchestral music, clips roll of Elizabeth and Francis telling the camera about how they want to be in the top 10. Francis says that the only way he can win is if he stays true to his style of cooking.


  20. XCOM: Enemy Unknown board game announced, playable next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Polygon

    Board and card game publisher Fantasy Flight Games has partnered with Firaxis Games to bring the hit game XCOM: Enemy Unknown to life as a board game.