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5 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Invent your own game this weekend at Game Jam

Ever laid $100 underneath Free Parking in Monopoly? Drawn a line connecting Australia to South America in RISK? Even played chess without the Queen to give a beginner a chance? Then you're familiar with inventing your own "house rules" in a game.

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Related Topix: Games, PopCap, Monopoly , Video Games, Sperasoft

6 hrs ago | Fluvanna Review

Gamers unite

Who says playing board games and cards is a dying pastime? Based on the more than 40 people who took over a room at the Lake Monticello clubhouse Saturday for the second CoveCon, it may even be growing.

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Related Topix: Games, Card Game, Lake Monticello, VA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Metro UK News

I love you to pieces Marry me? Loved-up boyfriend proposes by...

Game plan: Joe Boast with fiancA©e Carly Rutter and the homemade jigsaw he used to pop the question When Carly Rutter arrived home from holiday to have her boyfriend present her with a jigsaw of their faces, she was a little puzzled.

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Related Topix: Games

New Yorker

Video Games That Embrace Irony and Death

In 1980, a group of computer-science students at the University of California started working together on a game called Rogue .

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Related Topix: Games, Computers, Science / Technology, Space, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Adventure Time

MobyGames

New Game: Hitman GO

Hitman GO takes Agent 47, the title character from the Hitman stealth series, and puts him into a turn-based strategic environment.

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Related Topix: Games

Pacific Daily News

On the Fridge

Free recipes, tasting and healthy cooking tips. All are welcome. For details, call 472-1793.

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Related Topix: World News, Guam, Events, Games

Business Journal

Fitness center with pickleball court, board games planned in Wichita

Nahola Fitness Center, a new facility designed to be a relaxed place where adults can exercise and have fun, is planned at 5228 W. Central.

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Related Topix: Games, Wichita, KS

Tay AM

Aberdeen Boy Burned In 'Petrol Game' Dies

Preston Flores is believed to have suffered 80% burns after he was set on fire while playing a game with friends in Bedford Avenue around 2pm on Good Friday.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Hack a day

The Raspberry Eye Sees All

We've seen a few examples of home brew Google Glass before, or even real-life subtitle glasses used for translation on the fly, but what we really like about [Roman's] project is that he's put together the projection system himself out of basic components.

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Related Topix: Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Games

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Tim Chitwood: Roll the dice, let the board games begin

This is their last chance to muster reserves, for today is the deadline to register to vote in Georgia's May 20 party primaries and Columbus' local nonpartisan elections.

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GameDev

Algorithm to Develop Turn Based Artificial Intelligence

Hi I am new here and this is my first post, I'm a graduate of Information Technology, before i graduated my thesis was game development, well i of course developed a game, a strategic board game namely Domination: Battle of Commands that is played by two players .

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Games

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Carnoustie Today

A-mazing new app from Sandy

Sandy McLeish, Barry, who developed an app for the iPhone and iPad, Alexzander s Maze, which was released on April 7. "When I first retired I had nothing much to do so I thought I'd try and make a game," he said.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Freshmeat

Holtz 1.4.0

Holtz is an implementation of the abstract strategy games ZA rtz and Dvonn from the GIPF project.

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The News Item

Senior Citizen Center Activities: Week of April 21, 2014

Morning cards and puzzles, 8:30 a.m.; poker game, 10 a.m.; game show, 11 a.m.; world news, noon; crafts, noon.

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Related Topix: Card Game, Fitness, Yoga

The Press-Enterprise

Let the geeks begin

When WonderCon bent the space-time continuum three years ago and beamed itself from its longtime home in the Bay Area to Anaheim it was billed as a temporary move, necessary only because of ongoing renovations at San Francisco's convention center.

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Related Topix: Anaheim, CA, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Games, Animated TV

Gamasutra

Popup Dungeon Greenlit on Steam

This is in stark contrast to their previous game, Ring Runner , which took 399 days.

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TrustedReviews

Best Game Deals: Easter weekend bargains

If you're looking for some great gaming deals to fill your long Easter weekend, we've scoured the internet for some fresh bargains for you to splash your cash on.

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Related Topix: Game., Video Games, Games, Thief, Eidos Montreal, Square Enix, The, 2K Games, Gearbox Software, Deep Silver, Borderlands, HITMAN , Opinion

Anorak

16 Retro Board Game Curiosities That No Family Played Twice

A WHILE back, we covered some pretty peculiar games ; however, there still remain board game curiosities which cry out for your attention.

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Related Topix: Games, Human Sexuality

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Sandusky Register

Growing up gamer

In the wild, we can see lion cubs playing with each other by wrestling around, grabbing at ears and throats, or even sneaking up to ambush a pride member.

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Related Topix: Card Game, Mathematics, Science

Noozhawk

Goleta Library Hosting Family Game Time on May 4

The Santa Barbara Public Library System invites adults, teens and families to the Goleta Library for Family Game Time from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 4. The library will provide a wide variety of board games for people to play.

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Related Topix: Goleta, CA, Games, Santa Barbara County, CA

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