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2 hrs ago | Polygon

To win this board game you must become an anime character

One of the most popular games on the floor of this year's GenCon was a Japanese import called Tragedy Looper .

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Related Topix: Games, Life, Hobbies, Anime and Manga, Indianapolis, IN

3 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

Photo Release -- Gum-Sized Pack O Games Are "Blowin' Up" on KickStarter

Perplext releases a series of microgames designed by Chris Handy that has already raised $30,000 in only its first week of their inaugural KickStarter campaign.

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Related Topix: Games

7 hrs ago | TwinCities

St. Paul's Rival House puts together a winning combination

But at the new Rival House Sporting Parlour in the DoubleTree by Hilton in downtown St. Paul, neither is the case.

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Related Topix: St. Paul, MN, Games, Life, Food, Dining, Recipes, Pizza

10 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Energy companies headed to court

ASIC was meant to return $1.2 billion of 'unclaimed' money to its rightful owners last year, but it did no such thing.

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Related Topix: Games

11 hrs ago | Golf World

Turning fitness into a game

I was encouraged over this past weekend to see so many kids out on my local golf course.

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Related Topix: Games, Family, Kids, Parenting

11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

ASIC sitting on your 'lost' money

ASIC was meant to return $1.2 billion of 'unclaimed' money to its rightful owners last year, but it did no such thing.

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Related Topix: Games

Tue Aug 19, 2014

NEWS.com.au

How risky are you? Take this quiz

RISK. It's not just a popular strategy board game - it's a concept each one of us must grapple with every day.

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Related Topix: Games

CFRB

King St to feature music, street art, games on TIFF opening weekend

A stretch of King St will be transformed with musical performances, board games and art installations next month.

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Related Topix: Games

Wall Street Journal

Big Tab Worth Kids' Time

Fuhu's Nabi Big Tab 24 is a high-definition Android touch device that's big enough for your kids to share.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Games, El Segundo, CA

USA Today

Nabi maker Fuhu unveils 20-inch tablet for kids

The creators of the nabi tablet aimed at kids is thinking big for their next portable gadget.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Games

Mashable

These Are the Biggest Android Tablets You Can Buy

How big do you like your tablet? If you're designing a kid-friendly device that can be used as an easel, learning resource and game platform, the answer is probably: roughly Monopoly-board big.

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Related Topix: Games

Mon Aug 18, 2014

EETimes

Simplified tasklet-based dataflow?

"Event-driven technique" sounds like a simplified form of tasklet-based dataflow.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU

Gamasutra

The Indie Megabooth is bringing educational games to PAX Prime

Newsbrief: For the first time ever, the Indie Megabooth at PAX Prime will include three educational games: Giant Army's Universe Sandbox 2 space simulator, Lohika's puzzle game Machineers , and Penguemic: Word Domination from LearnDistrict.

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Related Topix: Games, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, Asteroid Base, Video Games

Daily Mail

'The first night back was terrifying but we can't sell up - that...

'The first night back was terrifying but we can't sell up - that would be giving in': Professor says he won't move out as police release picture of man wanted over beating The father-of-four who was savagely beaten in a terrifying home invasion robbery says his family won't be scared out of their home by the thugs who attacked him.

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Related Topix: Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Games

Neatorama

Rollin' Bones: The History of Dice

The next time you find yourself rolling a pair of dice, know that you're tapping into something primordial- keeping alive an ancient tradition that began long before recorded history.

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Related Topix: Dice, KY, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science, Games

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

Games for a board a " or the bored a " are (again) all the rage

At least as much as a "rage" can be up in the boonies where folks who desire clear television reception have satellite dishes tacked to trees, and many still maintain an outhouse for use when the indoor plumbing is shut off for the season.

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Related Topix: Card Game, Tunkhannock, PA, Opinion

Examiner.com

Alleviating boredom outside the box

Alleviating boredom can be a problem when routine becomes monotonous. We humans migrate to order and routine like hippies migrated to San Francisco in the sixties and seventies.

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Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Games, Chess

Effingham Herald

3 easy tips to keep gadgets from interfering in your marriage

Despite all the many possibilities to stay connected, one good old-fashioned rule still applies in order to stay connected to your spouse: Turn me off to turn me on.

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Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Games

Re/code

Friday Night in San Francisco and the GIF Art Is Pumping

It was a Friday night co-working happy hour in San Francisco. The 3-D body scanner was out.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Games

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Kotaku

'Shop Contest: Now Board Gaming: The Winners

Last week I asked our ridiculously creative readers to create the video game themed board games of their dreams.

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Related Topix: Games

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