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  1. Back to the future as old toy favourites make a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    ... purchase made by parents and grandparents who owned one themselves as a child," said Miss Marshall. Classic quiz board game Trivial Pursuit - which has sold more than 100 million copies worldwide since its launch in 1984 - will once again give ...


  2. Board game uses local trivia questions to educate, entertain and raise funds for historical societyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Now that the city is about to celebrate its 150th birthday, the game wizards behind Scranton-opoly are back with a whole new concept combining interactive fun and civic pride. Just in time for the holiday gift-buying season, local company One Point, in partnership with Lackawanna Historical Society, will release the new board game, You Live Here, You Should Know This! - Trivia Quest Scranton & Lackawanna County.


  3. Communicating through gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... that includes therapy, parent education and supervised visitation. Something as simple as giving a family a board game can mean something shiny, new and wrapped that the family can open together. If the family doesn't have a playing surface, ...


  4. In A Deep Dark Forest brings child's play to life at ArtPlayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    Fairy tales and fables have entertained children for centuries, in the form of books, films and even video games, but this weekend at Birrarung Marr, In A Deep Dark Forest is perhaps the closest thing you can get to stepping into the pages of your favourite book and having your own Narnia-esque experience. The immersive game - a sort of stylised board game that takes place in the dark - is the work of theatre-maker and voice artist Roslyn Oades, who created it for the New Ideas Lab program at ArtPlay, on the banks of the Yarra.


  5. Mr. Mike's has gameRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Langley Times

    ... been lots of fun to watch families, friends and people on first dates switch off their technology and break out a board game. "We have some regulars that come for Thursday's beer night and who ever loses the crib game pays the tab." The games, which ...


  6. 6 Iconic Nerd Presents Every Geek Should OwnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Forever Geek

    ... do not have access to Fallout 4, how can you even dare call yourself a geek right now? 99% of all geeks love the board game Risk. Thing is, everyone has Risk. Well, you know what every geek DOESN'T have but should? Game of Thrones Risk . It's like ...


  7. Legends of Callasia Coming to Steam, Video AvailableRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... nant - and conquer lands through single player campaigns, or battle against friends through online multiplayer in board game-style maps.


  8. Ben 'Yahtzee' Croshaw on the horrors and intricacies of The Consuming ShadowRead the original story

    Yesterday | Gamasutra

    ... bits with some dice rolling you've essentially created yourself a working, analog prototype. Well, it's already a board game, really, it's called Arkham Horror and it was the other major influence besides FTL. It's a game where you have to roam ...


  9. Tips to make Thanksgiving dinner cell-phone freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    I was pretty sure it isn't just my family that has a problem with cell phones at the dinner table, especially on Thanksgiving, but now I have proof. Tips to make Thanksgiving dinner cell-phone free I was pretty sure it isn't just my family that has a problem with cell phones at the dinner table, especially on Thanksgiving, but now I have proof.


  10. Hinckley's Crescent set to welcome Loungers eatery and barRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hinckley Times

    An exciting new cafe and bar has been confirmed as the latest venture to sign up to Hinckley's 60 million Crescent development. Loungers, which has around 60 "neighbourhood" cafes up and down the country known collectively as The Lounges, has confirmed it will open the doors to its latest outlet, the Tarro Lounge, on February 24. A spokesperson for The Lounge said: "Hinckley is the perfect location for our Lounge concept.


  11. party kids gamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Baby

    Whether you invite kids to play Pin the Tail on the Donkey or send them off on a scavenger hunt, games are an easy way to boost a party's fun factor. Many outdoor activities, such as kickball or volleyball, are also great for groups.


  12. Mentoring programme in need of male volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press On-Line

    Once a week, Corbyn Ladley, eight, gets to escape a maths class to spend time with his mentor Dave Sewell. They kick a ball outside, chat or play board games for about an hour.


  13. Sunnyvale Blotter: Board games stolen from a burglarized carRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    Dog bite--Nov. 15, 10:32 a.m. Teal Drive. A jogger was bitten by a dog as he ran past a woman and her son.


  14. Dice GamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Baby

    Dice games are excellent boredom-busters for school-age children. Adding points and keeping score will help your child practice his math skills without realizing he's doing it.


  15. MayfairRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Baby

    Find Board Games at! This "Explore the Seas Catan: Junior" board game is a Catan adventure for fledgling swashbucklers. It's designed for players 5 years and up, and it's a great introduction to the Catan series of games for kids and families.


  16. Notes: Astros lose Jed Lowrie's bat and backgammon set; sign a Colombian shortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    Everywhere the ex-Astros infielder has gone, he's played with teammates, and he got several of his Astros chums into the game in 2015. Tablets and smartphones dominate clubhouses instead of card games these days, but the backgammon set was a return to the tactile.


  17. a Game of the Yeara finalist is from Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A local attorney is making a name for himself outside of the courtroom as a board game inventor. His game Choice Words is now being nominated for Game of the Year.


  18. Family Game Night draws 530 enthusiastic fans to Hazeldale Elementary ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Newberg Graphic

    ... a game,' she said. 'We gave out 167 games - one per family.' That translated to roughly 15 each from the eight board game titles played by Hazeldale families. Although the school ran out of games to take home, something Tran predicted might happen, ...


  19. electronic art gamesRead the original story

    Wednesday | American Baby

    Electronic gadgets keep kids of all ages engaged and entertained. There are learning games to boost math, memory, strategy, and language skills.


  20. Fed up with consumerism?Read the original story

    Wednesday | Capital City Weekly

    ... buy anything again! A weird fable that apparently is a runaway success in its native Estonia - they even made a board game out of it. Kivir hk's first novel to be translated into English combines an amazingly bizarre mythology with a strangely ...