This section covers rules, strategies, and information related to board games. Board Games Games.
There are many varieties of board games. Their representation of real-life situations can range from having no inherent theme, like checkers, to having a specific theme and narrative, like Cluedo . (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: A board game is a tabletop game that involves counters or moved or placed on a pre-marked surface or "board", according to a set of rules. Some games are based on pure strategy, but many contain an element of chance; and some are purely chance, with no element of skill.
- BoardGameGeek ?a board game community and website database.
- Going Cardboard ?a documentary, including interviews with game designers and game publishers.
- History of games - The history of games dates to the ancient human past. Games are an integral part of all cultures and are one of the oldest forms of human social interaction. Games are formalized expressions of play which allow people to go beyond immediate imagination and direct physical activity.
- Interactive movie ?DVD games.
- Mind sport - A mind sport is a game of skill where the competition is based on a particular type of the intellectual ability as opposed to physical exercise.
- Snakes and Lattes ?a board game caf .
- History of board games
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- An Abstract Strategy Games www
An index sorted by letter and author. Strategy Games. Includes pictures, game descriptions, and rules. Abstract Strategy Games.
- Information Setup Group Inc. www
Information on classic games. Group Inc.. Includes a list of games, variants, rules, and history. Setup Group Inc..
- The Mouse Trap - A game by Milton Bradley www
The object of MOUSE TRAP is to build a wacky contraption following the Building Plan and then to use it to trap the mice of the other player(s). Mouse Trap - A game by Milton Bradley.
- Bibliography Dinosaur and Evolution Games www
Bibliography of games about dinosaurs including descriptions and links to publishers. Dinosaur and Evolution Games.
- Download Colossus www
Download a Java version of Avalon Hill's Titan boardgame. Colossus. Currently "hotseat" play only. Colossus.
- A GUB: the Generic Universal Boardgame www
A Java 2 application that allows players to play almost any type of board game on their computer, the Generic Universal Boardgame, using a simple text file with game piece descriptions, a GIF or JPG copy of a game board, and an optional set of graphics for the game pieces. Several game piece sets are distributed here, and others may be created by other people and distributed from elsewhere. GUB: the Generic Universal Boardgame.
- Includes Games Play UK, Ltd. www
Includes contact details, Play UK, Ltd., instructions for submission of designs, and a categorized listing of prototype games. Games Play UK, Ltd..
- Features The Great Games of Sid Sackson www
Features an overview of his work. Great Games of Sid Sackson. Includes detailed descriptions of his games, a list of books he authored, and an interview. The Great Games of Sid Sackson.
- Math Extreme Math Games www
Math games for students. Math Games. Focuses students on their basic mental math skills. Includes game information, testimonials, and FAQs. Extreme Math Games.
- Features Fire Call www
Features photos and a description of the game, Call, as well as ordering information. Also presents how to play and strategy sections. Fire Call.
- Findings Yee, Nicholas - The Norrathian Scrolls: A Study of EverQuest www
Findings of a major study of EverQuest players including data on and discussions of demographics, Nicholas - The Norrathian Scrolls: A Study of EverQuest, statistics, psychology, charts, addiction, gender differences, gender bending, relationships, romance and guilds. Yee, Nicholas - The Norrathian Scrolls: A Study of EverQuest.
- Examine Learning Games Initiative www
Examine computer games (arcade, Games Initiative, console, PC, and handheld) in order to better understand their cultural and pedagogical import. Based in Tucson, AZ. Learning Games Initiative.
- Alexa: Board Games Games
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Board Games Games
- DMOZ: Board Games Games
dmoz.org Directory: Board Games Games