South Africa sounded out an early warning to Bangladesh after a resounding 10-wicket win over the Bangladesh Cricket Board XI in a T20 tour game, their only practice match on the tour
A large number of gaming subreddits - including the huge /r/gaming discussion board - have removed user access and set themselves to private, effectively shutting themselves down. Other high-profile gaming subreddits to go dark include /r/GTAV, BioShock, ClashOfClans and Elite Dangerous. Show More Summary
Srsly? At this point you have to come to terms with the fact that Hollywood is either running low on ideas or not willing to invest in original ones. [ Video: First Full Trailer For Wet Hot American Summer Prequel! ] Because of this, we get awful movies like Battleship that for some reason had Rihanna in it, [...]
This week we made sense of Apple’s new Music app, found the easiest languages to learn, developed real-life skills from board games, and learned to make ourselves more likable. Here’s a look back. Read more...
Thirty years ago, Paramount released Clue, a whodunit screwball adaptation of the popular board game, with an all-star comedy cast including Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn, Christopher Lloyd, and Michael McKean. And it sank like a stone.… Read More
Lionsgate passes Go, hopes to collect more than $200.
One of the most popular board games of all time will soon be made into a movie. Reuters reports that Hasbro and Lions Gate Entertainment have a deal set up for a movie version of Monopoly. Andrew Niccol, an Oscar...
For what seems like the 100th time, a Monopoly movie is about to pass Go. Lionsgate is the latest company to try and turn the popular board game into a movie and they’ve hired Andrew Niccol, creator of Gattaca and The Truman Show, to write it. Read more...
As a part of CollegeHumor’s second episode of their Game of Thrones Wish-Fulfillment series, animators Bill Bergen and Michael Cisneros teamed up to make a new animated version of the Game of Thrones intro with real board games. The pyramids of Meereen are brought to life with Jenga pieces, the game of Monopoly makes up […]
I suppose it was only a matter of time, but Monopoly- the classic board game that could take 127 hours to complete- is going to be turned into a movie. But before your eyes disappear into the back of your head, there is an interesting aspect to this project. Show More Summary
If you weren’t convinced Hollywood has run out of ideas, Lionsgate and Hasbro are partnering to bring a movie based on the beloved Monopoly board game to the big screen. Yes, this Monopoly: What’s crazier than the idea of a Monopoly movie is the proposed plot for the movie. Show More Summary
Lionsgate is rolling the dice on a Monopoly movie. The studio has set Oscar-nominated screenwriter Andrew Niccol to script the board game adaptation, which has been in on-again, off-again development for several years already. Get all the latest details on the Monopoly movie after the jump. The studio announced the news today. Show More Summary
Here’s a concept that just passed “Go.” Lionsgate says it is teaming with Hasbro to create a movie based on Monopoly, the board game developed more than a century ago to illustrate a Progressive critique of economic concentration. Lionsgate...Show More Summary
Australia only got a R18+ rating for gaming in 2013, but that doesn't mean everything is now making it past the country's infamous Classification Board. In fact, Australia banned 220 online games in the past four months. That's a significant...Show More Summary
Belts, plug-in fans, board games, and ice cream cartons replace the dynamic models in the Game of Thrones monumental opening sequence. As a part of College Humor’s second episode of GoT: Wish-fulfillment, animators Bill Bergen and Michael Cisneros recreate the emblematic map of Westeros without the help of CGI. Show More Summary
Earlier this month, the Federal Trade Commission fined Erik Chevalier nearly $112,000 for deceiving the backers of his Kickstarter campaign—a board game titled "The Doom That Came to Atlantic City"—and failing to refund donations after he cancelled the project. It marked the first time the FTC took legal action against a crowdfunding [...]
In Coral you play the role of a modern witch who changed the broom for a surf board and explores the world in searching of her archenemy, the Black Witch. The game is an uncommon shoot’em up which mixes the fast pace of the genre with RPG elements such as experience levels and the learning of […]
We haven't had a good board game port on iOS for a few months now, and I've been itching to get my hands on one. Apparently, the board game gods have decided to heed my request and will drop Splendor on the App Store very soon. Splendor, developed by Days of Wonder, first released in 2014 and has
Playing board games is a whole lot of fun, but some of the more difficult and complex games can actually help you learn things, too. Read more...
Backyard games like Cornhole are a lot of fun. But you can make them even better by adding lights and sounds. By hooking up some simple electronics, you can make the board light up and play a victory fanfare whenever someone scores.Show More Summary