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  1. 'Parks and Recreation': 'Cones of Dunshire' could be a real thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Zap2it.com

    ... contacted by the "Parks and Recreation" producers last season to come up with the bare bones rules of a fictional board game around which the could write jokes. That game turned into "Cones of Dunshire" -- the board game Wyatt (played by Adam Scott) ...

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  2. CME Group smartphone game lets students 'beef up' on ag economicsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | West Australian

    ... futures exchange launched the app, called "Risk Ranch," for tablets and smartphones as an electronic version of a board game called "Commodity Carnival" - first bought to state fairs in 2013 by CME and the 4-H youth organization. This year, as fair ...

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  3. Gencon: My journey into the heart of the nerd kingdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Ars Technica

    ... resort. Hint: it's not Old Man Smithers." (Second hint: It's probably an Elder God!) Demonstrations of every board game on the planet. Want to play the upcoming Xcom: The Board Game ? A Kickstarted game in which you attempt to marry Pride and ...

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  4. People played 'Parks and Recreation' game Cones of Dunshire at Gen ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... in between jobs. After being laid off from his latest job, Wyatt created Cones of Dunshire, an 8-to-12 player board game made out of cones, hexagons, wizards, and a captain's hat that the "Ledgerman," or scorekeeper, would wear. According to Vulture ...

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  5. Has a board game ever caused a fight between you and your spouse? Here's director Stuart...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Alabama Live

    We've all argued with friends and family during Monopoly, releasing pent-up frustration saved over the years for the moment they pass go and collect $200.

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  6. Jupiter Games in Johnson City thrives in hardaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... has been steadily increasing. This is an industry that does well during economic downturns. After all, the board game, "Monopoly" was created during the Great Depression. During hard times, you can take your family to the movies for $40, or you can ...

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  7. Independent game studio gears to kick-start board game revolutionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | DVDCreation Reviews

    ... much like to express our vision with our own product, - said According to the CEO, the idea to design a digital board game has been looming around for a number of years. Constant research into emerging as well as established games underlined that a ...

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  8. Back to School: Shamokin Area to focus on health, wellnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The News Item

    ... were purchased for "student wellness centers" at each of the district's three school buildings for 2014-15. Board game-style physical activity games designed to engage a broader portion of the student population will also be used. Another component ...

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  9. Andromeda Simulations International, Inkling, Smarterer and Vodeclic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | SFGate

    We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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  10. UC Davis, senior free safety Charles Boyett all business this football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... drive that impresses him. "He has fun with his roommates," Pitts said. "But whether it's classwork, poker or a board game, he's an intense competitor and a very serious guy. He will not admit defeat. But it's great. That intensity helps sharpen us ...

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  11. BioWare's Shadow Realms is a pleasant surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Eurogamer

    ... life." The central idea of having four players play against one powerful other came from play-testing, and from a board game Hickman won't name. It was already apparently being tested when the likes of Fable: Legends and Evolve came along. "We're ...

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  12. UC Davis, senior strong safety Charles Boyett all business this football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... drive that impresses him. "He has fun with his roommates," Pitts said. "But whether it's classwork, poker or a board game, he's an intense competitor and a very serious guy. He will not admit defeat. But it's great. That intensity helps sharpen us ...

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  13. New board game! Tao of Peg - A strategy game for the entire familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | OregonLive.com

    ... to the internet to raise funds is becoming more popular among artists and start-up companies. As funding any board game is usually the first obstacle, Sifu Sean and Kelly have launched a crowd-funding campaign in early August on kickstarter.com. ...

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  14. L.A. Porn Production Shuts Down Over HIV ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | LA Weekly

    ... family of holiday weekend gaming events, this four-day convention features tournaments, demos and more, for board game lovers and card sharks alike. A full roster of events is planned every day right up until Monday afternoon, so check out ...

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  15. A glimpse of how local teams are shaping up this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Jersey Journal

    ... only Warren County schools that play each other this year are Hackettstown and Warren Hills, in the annual Beater Board game in November. I have to forecast games as I see them, and it is no fun to pick our boys to lose when they cross over the ...

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  16. Board game roundup: Thunder Alley puts you behind the wheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Deseret News

    GMT Games' Thunder Alley is a new racing game in which players control a team of race car drivers.

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  17. Daily Deals: Amazon PC Games Sale, 20% Off Everything ThinkGeek, Deals on Madden, NHL, and FIFARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | IGN

    ... two you've been meaning to play. Geeks, this is your chance. Your chance to pick up an awesome backpack , a new board game , a cool T-shirt , or that ultra creepy horse mask , for 20% off. Just use the code "Krackle" when you checkout. You've got ...

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  18. Nidhogg coming to PS4 and joining iOS hit Ascension on VitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Polygon

    Sony today announced two new titles for the PlayStation Vita; Nidhogg and Ascension: Chronicles of the Godslayer .

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  19. Six Things to Do at Fan Expo 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Torontoist

    ... hard it was to learn about nerd things before the internet was invented. (Spoiler: it was not easy.) Learn about board game design. Eric Lang, who has designed some truly remarkable games (including Quarriors , Chaos in the Old World , and the ...

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  20. Game On: Nostalgia for the relative economic security...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Eater

    Nostalgia for the relative economic security and carefree pop culture stylings of the '80s and '90s has reached new levels with SOMA bar Raven 's new lineup, which now features vintage arcade games like PacMan, Frogger and Donkey Kong , plus a Monday night board game focus.

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