Forbidden Desert addresses a need for a game that isn't quite as difficult as Pandemic but is more challenging than Forbidden Island.
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...
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
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
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......
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 […]
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!
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 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
You know, the one I was in, along with Jason Finn, Bobak Ferdowsi and of course Wil Wheaton. Let the chuckleations immencify!
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.)
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
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.
Matt Leacock's Forbidden Island was one of my favorite games of 2010, and this year game publisher Gamewright is bringing out a sequel, Forbidden Desert: Thirst for Survival. The new game is the first sequel in Gamewright's catalog,Show More Summary
The Ilha de Queimada Grande is a forbidden island because stepping foot on its shores is just asking for death.
If you’ve been watching any of the Geek and Sundry Google Hangouts I’ve been doing recently, you know that, though we haven’t officially been green lit for season two of Tabletop, I’m still playing tons of games so I know what we’re going to play if we do. Games that we play on Tabletop have [...]
Earlier today, Gamewright officially announced the upcoming sequel to the hit cooperative boardgame Forbidden Island, entitled Forbidden Desert. As the press release (below) states, “In Forbidden Desert, players take on the roles of brave adventurers who must throw caution to the wind and survive both blistering heat and blustering sand in order to recover a [...]
The Haiku Stairs, or the Stairway to Heaven, is a semi-secret forbidden hike on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. The stairs were originally built in 1943 to install antenna cables as part of a larger military radio communication system to communicate with US Navy submarines as far away as Tokyo Bay. Show More Summary
Transluminal – a compilation of Jim Burns’ paintings for various sci-fi books – took a brief break in our hands during its transit between Forbidden Planet and its final recipient. While it did, we browsed through its pages. It was like...Show More Summary
Millions of us worldwide, but especially here in the United States, have been fascinated by the mystique of this "forbidden" island so close to our shores.