• December Board and Card Game Patents

    Dear Patent Office: It’s 2011. Why don’t you accept videos in your submissions, in addition to the wholly inadequate pictures? It would make the patents a lot easier to understand. Team matching – From Microsoft. Using...

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  • Castle Ravenloft

    The Castle Ravenloft Board Game is a game from Wizards of the Coast that uses the Dungeons & Dragons 4th Edition rules in a board game format instead of a role-playing game. The rules have been...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Phase 10 Designer Settles Lawsuit Against Fundex

    Kenneth Johnson, creator of Phase 10 , has settled his lawsuit with Fundex . Kenneth alleges that, after Fundex acquired The Great American Puzzle Company, with which Kenneth had a license agreement concerning branding and royalties...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • On interactive fiction

    Interactive fiction has been around a looooong time.  I’m just getting into it now, but I thought I’d write about how cool it is.  I know, I’m a tad late to the party. If you’ve never...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Lu Is a Puzzle and a Treasure

    I don’t talk about my crew mates much. We came together to do a job, er I guess a bunch of jobs and we get paid. I’d like to think that we is all, each of...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Teaching RPGs to Corporate Co-workers

    So I had a pretty awesome opportunity this week, and I’ve been trying to decide just how to share it. For the past 8 months or so, I’ve been in a program at work designed to...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Teaching RPGs to Corporate Co-workers

    So I had a pretty awesome opportunity this week, and I’ve been trying to decide just how to share it. For the past 8 months or so, I’ve been in a program at work designed to...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • 6 Ways to Enhance Magic Items

    1. Give them personal names A simple but effective method. Even minor items get a personality boost when named. Tip: A name could imply special powers if you are not in the habit of naming most...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Forbidden Island

    A couple weeks ago an unexpected package showed up at my front door. Inside was Matt Leacock ’s new cooperative board game, Forbidden Island . Published by Gamewright, Forbidden Island is family-oriented, with a recommended age...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Dora the Explorer Games

    Dora and Diego are popular characters in two animated shows; Diego is a spin-off from Dora. Note that certain Dora and Diego toys were part of a Mattel product recall for lead paint, but none of...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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