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2 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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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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.


Related Topix: Card Game, Mathematics, Science


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.


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

Lake Cowichan Gazette

HEALTHWISE: Decreasing family screen time

Smartphones and tablets appear to have staying power. The Pew Research Center confirms that smartphone penetration has surpassed the 50 per cent mark among mobile subscribers.


Related Topix: TV, Electronics, 2012, Gliese Games, Games

University City Review

Notes on Music

America's favorite pastime is the star of the new show at the National Museum of American Jewish History.


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Crete-Monee Record-Monitor

Steger-South Chicago Heights Library News

Monday, April 21 5 p.m.: Family Photo Pendants - Take your family with you no matter where you go with our family photo pendants.


Related Topix: Steger, IL, Chicago Heights, IL, South Chicago Heights, IL, Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Games

Eugene Weekly

Toke and Roll

Everyone's heard of drinking games; they're old news, man. In this hiptastic new time, with dispensary lines around the corner and even squares lighting up, weed steps closer and closer to social acceptability with each passing year.


Related Topix: Games, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Half Baked

Wed Apr 16, 2014

So Into it to Return to Ucb East with Mom Power, 5/6

So Into It with Damian & Anne returns to UCB East on Tuesday May 5 at 8 p.m. to celebrate MOMS! Damian spent his childhood in Philly obsessing over Garbage Pail Kids, X-men comic books, and the board game Clue.


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Parenting 101: a stress free transition to kindergarten

The preschool year is coming to an end, For many parents, it's the bitter-sweet, excitement-n-fear of saying goodbye to an extended school-family and embarking on the next adventure of "big school".


Related Topix: Parenting, Family, Games

Oxford Mail

Do our young people today spend too much of their time staring at screens?

Technology is leaving teenagers in pain. Young people in the South East frequently suffer with neck or back pain before they're 20 years old New findings from the British Chiropractic Association reveal that almost one in five people first started experiencing neck or back pain before they were 20. In the UK, 40 per cent of 11 to 16-year-olds have ... (more)


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Everything You Need to Pull Off the Best Star Wars Wedding Ever

Let's be honest: a Star Wars wedding can be tricky. You want it to be over-the-top fun, but you also run the risk of making it feel like a kids' party.


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Tue Apr 15, 2014

'Civilization': A brief history of just one more turn

The storied franchise heads for the stars for the second time in its twenty-three year history but the history of Sid Meier 's just-one-more-turn creation is as interesting as the games themselves.


Related Topix: Games, _No Company, Chair Entertainment, Empire, Video Games, Strategy Game, Mars, Spiders

Voice of America

More Millenials Unplug to Embrace Board Games

A big new trend in the U.S. toy industry has more consumers switching off their high-tech gadgets to play with classic toys, like board games.


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Need a movie to watch on Easter? Check Netflix

As April is the cruelest month, so Easter is the perfect storm: a family-oriented holiday with little in the way of quality entertainment programmed around it.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Games, Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Board Game Space

I am looking for referrals for places in Santa Barbara that has a great space to play board games for a big social group people.


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Houston Press

The Worst Wheel of Fortune Contestant Ever

I think there's a spectrum of intelligence on which most board games fall, with games like Candy Land at one end and games like, say, chess at the other end.


Related Topix: Games, Scrabble, Game Show, Entertainment, Television

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Pokemon And Zelda Monopoly Box Art Spotted Online

Earlier in March during the Toy Fair, it was revealed that both the Pokemon and The Legend of Zelda franchise would be getting the Monopoly treatment, meaning that if you love Monopoly and you love either titles, it would be like the perfect marriage and a great way to get your friends together for some old fashion board games.


Related Topix: Games, Gadgets

It's National Scrabble Day

Get your friends, get your lettered tiles and see how many words you can come up with -- for National Scrabble Day! The popular board game is celebrated each year on April 13th to honor of the birthday of its founder, Alfred Butts.


Related Topix: Games, Scrabble