If current trends continue, there'll soon come a time when I play more card/board games than video games. And when that time comes, I hope to be playing on something as extravagant as this. Read more...
After Syfy struck gold with the cult classic Sharknado, more prominent actors jumped on board to join the cast of the science-fiction epic's sequel about a shark-tornado hybrid. New York Mets fans are affected in the second installment...Show More Summary
Put down your iPhone for a minute and embrace the nostalgia rush that comes with playing a classic board game. These cool, travel-friendly sets are just the thing to pack for your next trip.
Alexander Wang joins in on the high-end surfboard game this season (other examples: here and here), with Australia’s Haydenshapes. Founder Hayden Cox personally handmade each board after his award-winning Hypto Krypto, applying unique marble patterns onto the silhouette. Show More Summary
The flashing electronic bulletin board on College Avenue read "SOCCER EVENT." Berkeley Police closed off main roads a mile out from California Memorial Stadium an hour before Real Madrid was to play Inter Milan in a fake soccer game as part of the International Champions Cup, a fake soccer tournament. Show More Summary
I played a pre-release copy of Troll Hunt from the Finnish Board Game Society game library in Ropecon, kindly provided by Roll D6. The game: Troll Hunt by Veli-Matti Saarinen, published by Roll D6 in 2014, after a successful Kickstarter campaign. Elevator pitch: Place and move mirrors on board so that the light rays from your lanterns hit the […]
Lech Walesa Street in the Civic Center area is set to become Dr. Tom Waddell Place if approved by the Board of Supervisors tomorrow. Tom Waddell was a doctor and Olympic decathlete who started the Gay Games in the Castro...
Editor’s Choice winning board game adaptation, Chainsaw Warrior, is currently on sale for a mere $1.99 and it’s for a very good reason. Players are being given the opportunity to enter a competition to win a rare and original copy of...Show More Summary
If you've frequented many gaming message boards, you've probably seen the term "GayStation" tossed around as a cheap slur. Seems it's about time LGBT activists tried to reclaim it. Read more...
A Korean Game Rating Board submission (via NeoGAF) named "Killer Instinct Classic 2" as an upcoming release for the Xbox One, suggesting that Microsoft is planning a port of the 1996 arcade game Killer Instinct 2. Microsoft previously bundled a port...
First day of Ropecon – the largest non-commercial game event in Europe – done. The con got an interesting twist last year, when I decided to involve my now eight-year-old son. Now we’re here again. We’ve focused on board games, as the other program of the con has been somewhat uninteresting (or unsuitable for him). He’s eight, […]
Autocomplete makes searching on Google convenient, but at times it can also be a source of amusement because it reveals what other people are searching for or saying online. Phoebe Stephens and her sister Nikki Flowerday…
For 15 years Jubreal Chahine has lurked at the illicit edges of the gambling tables, a habitual casino cheat who made his living by an opportunistic sleight-of-hand that landed him top ranking on the Nevada Gaming Control Board's "most-wanted" list.
The Peides Curse: Earth is a boardgame designed by a fellow Malaysian, currently being crowdfunded. Overview: The Peides Curse: Earth is a strategic board game for 2 – 4 players. Battle for the survival of Earth and mankind in hostile landscapes where danger lurks at every corner. Show More Summary
For tourists trying to board the Red Line to a Cubs game at the Grand stop, the lines for the Ventra ticket machines recently have been, well, less than grand. RedEye has observed long lines during evening rush hour at the Grand stop...Show More Summary
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Today, we’re excited to release the preview of Catan Anytime – the entirely new social version of the beloved board game The Settlers of Catan. Play is completely free and available on any device with a modern browser. We hope CatanShow More Summary
Community management has been around for at least 20 years – ever since the first AOL chat rooms and newspaper forum message boards made their debut in the 1990s. Fan sites and gaming rooms were also early incarnations of online communities. Show More Summary
Michelle Fairley has booked a season-long arc on the second season of the drama. read more
I'm always on the lookout for board games that both of my kids can understand and play... and play by themselves with minimal parental involvements for those times I'm busy making dinner (or honestly, just don't feel like playing a children's board game!)Yoga Spinner (ages 6+) by Upside Down Games is one of those games that fits those criteria. Show More Summary