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Longitude: Downtown Oakland’s New Tiki Bar

Suzanne Long, former cocktail maestra at Forbidden Island, has opened Longitude, which feels like your very own Polynesian living room, with fabulous drinks.

Mark's culture picks on NPR's Bullseye: Forbidden Island and Citizen Keane

4 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

From Bullseye with Jesse Thorn from NPR: This week's recommendations come care of Boing Boing founder and Gweek host Mark Frauenfelder. Read the rest

Apps for Kids 056: Forbidden Island

6 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

Forbidden Island is a board game (and iOS game) where you and the other players work together to collect treasure from a rapidly sinking island. Read the rest

Forbidden Island [Gweek 148]

6 months agoOdd : Boing Boing

Our guest Kent Barnes chatted with Dean and me about the magic of Brooks Brothers 346 non-iron shirts, a cooperative board game called Forbidden Island, crowdfunding for fun and swag, and lots more. Read the rest

Puerto Rican Nets

“Gill nets are all over the island,” says local angler and conservationist Ramon Ortiz. “They’re forbidden in interior waters, but there’s little to no enforcement.” Gill nets are doing bad things in Puerto Rico. Here’s the story. Damn shame.  

Amazon Deal of the Day: Up to 45% Off Top-Rated Strategy Board Games (Let’s Celebrate International TableTop Day!)

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers up to 45% off on top-rated strategy board games such has Dominion, Forbidden Island, 7 Wonders, Munchkin, and many others! A great way celebrate International TableTop Day, which is today! Today only, save up to 45% on top-rated strategy board games. It’s a great way […]

Boardgame Review: Forbidden Desert

Forbidden Desert addresses a need for a game that isn't quite as difficult as Pandemic but is more challenging than Forbidden Island.

Clubs - The Island of Forbidden Love - Jagwar Ma

Sun 19 Jan Jagwar Ma will be performing live at the Sol Summer of Six party – the Island of Forbidden Love – on the floating barge, Aqua Club. Get in quick to...

News Post: The Thirstening

10 months agoWeb / Webcomics : Penny Arcade!

Tycho: Even though they are supposedly “forbidden,” there’s no taboo against their ownership or use. You can purchase and play Forbidden Island or Forbidden Desert without enduring stares or having an old Russian woman hiss and/or shield the eyes of her children. Show More Summary

10 Cool Places You Are Not Allowed to Visit

11 months agoOdd : Neatorama

Neatorama readers already know about North Sentinel Island and Pripyat, but they are far from the only "forbidden" areas of the world. Oddee has ten more that you might want to see, but you cant. Wouldn't it be wonderful to see the cave painting as Lasceaux up close and personal? Ain't gonna happen. Show More Summary

The land where death is forbidden

12 months agoEducation / Learning : Infocult

Svalbard is a fine place for death, it seems. the island’s largest town of Longyearbyen forbids dying: The town cemetery held its last burial some 70 years ago, when it became clear that the permafrost wasn’t allowing bodies to decompose......

Amazon Deal of the Day: 40% or More Off Select Strategy Board Games

For today’s edition of deal of the day, Amazon has select strategy board games for up to 40% off of the regular list prices. Included in the deal: Forbidden Island 7 Wonders The Castles Of Burgundy Dominion: Big Box Formula D Zombicide Base Game The Walking Dead Board Game The Big Bang Theory: The Party Game […]

Not the Flog 3

We are having entirely too much fun making Not The Flog. This week, I’ll discuss some smartphone and tablet app versions of games we’ve played on Tabletop, forgetting to mention one of the very best, Forbidden Island. Oh, and the intro that Sean Becker made is maybe the best thing on the Internet today. Enjoy!

The Forbidden Island

last yearOdd : The Presurfer

image credit Late on the night of August 2, 1981, a Hong Kong freighter navigating the choppy waters of the Bay of Bengal ran aground on a submerged coral reef. The ship, called the Primrose, was hopelessly stuck. But there was no danger...Show More Summary

The Forbidden Island

last yearOdd : Neatorama

The following is an article from Uncle John's 24-Karat Gold Bathroom Reader. Ever heard of North Sentinel Island? Probably not …even thought's one of the most unusual places on Earth. What makes it so odd? The people -they've been there a long time, completely cut off from the rest of the world. Show More Summary

Hey, Look, the Gag Reel For the Forbidden Island Episode of Tabletop

last yearGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

You know, the one I was in, along with Jason Finn, Bobak Ferdowsi and of course Wil Wheaton. Let the chuckleations immencify!

For Everyone Who Ever Asked Me When I Was Going to Be On “Tabletop”: NOW.

last yearGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

Here you go. It’s me, Wil Wheaton, Bobak Ferdowsi and Jason Finn playing Forbidden Island. And, yeah, it was tons of fun. Just like you always expected it would be. Plus! Here’s the extended interview of me! Because you just can’t get enough me, can you. (Actually you can. But never mind that now.)

2013 Theme Park Insider Tournament: Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey vs. Tower of Terror

By Robert Niles: Our final quarterfinal match-up in the 2013 Theme Park Insider Tournament features the defending champion for Best Themed Ride, Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey at Universal's Islands of Adventure, which defeated...Show More Summary

Edward M. Weinman: Top 10 Things to Do in Iceland if the Government Bans Internet Porn

For the sex-starved residents of the wind-scarred island located in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean, here are 10 alternatives to Internet porn once wanking in front of your computer screen is forbidden.

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