Games played by making marks on paper, whether these are symbols, numbers, or drawings, such as Tic Tac Toe, Dots and Boxes, Hangman, Sprouts, Battleship, or Nim. Popular throughout every culture due to the simplicity of the materials required. Occasionally Board Game variants of the pencil and paper game are published, where the basic elements are pre-formed or preprinted. Paper and Pencil Games.
Paper is a thin material produced by pressing together moist fibres of cellulose pulp derived from wood, rags or grasses, and drying them into flexible sheets. (wikipedia)
- History, Free Hangman Games www
History, Hangman Games, illustrated instructions, online/downloadable/printable game versions, and links to other Hangman resources. Free Hangman Games.
- A Ghoulash, The Last Game On Earth www
A complex adventure game where players compete to complete various quests. Ghoulash, The Last Game On Earth.
- Logic Oflameron www
Logic table game played on paper with dice. Oflameron. Site contains the game's description, images, rules and playing forms for download in Microsoft Word format. Oflameron.
- Game Richard Bartle: Spellbinder www
Game where players take the role of wizards battling it out in an arena. Bartle: Spellbinder. The game's creator, discusses the history and success of the game. Richard Bartle: Spellbinder.
- The Battleship www
The classic board game played with paper and pencil. Battleship.
- Games Lecture Games www
Games to play on paper, Games, during a boring lecture. Lecture Games.
- Alternate Waving Hands www
Alternate name and rules for Spellbinder. Hands. These are the free and complete rules upon which all other variants have been based. Waving Hands.
- A Psi Squad www
A logic game for three or more players, Squad, similar to the classic board Game, Mastermind. Psi Squad.
- Word Knowledge Hound: How To Play Guggenheim www
Word game to help improve memory, Hound: How To Play Guggenheim, requires only a pencil and a sheet of paper. Knowledge Hound: How To Play Guggenheim.
- Player Pen and Paper Games www
Player registry search tool for finding players in your own area. Pen and Paper Games.
- Paid The Puzzle Society www
Paid subscription site offering online and offline versions of daily, Puzzle Society, weekly and monthly puzzles. The Puzzle Society.
- Become Crosswords for Fun www
Become a member of the Crosswords for Fun puzzling community. for Fun. Free puzzles to download or a yearly membership is available for purchase. Crosswords for Fun.
- Entry Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics: Dots and Boxes www
Entry with rules, Weisstein's World of Mathematics: Dots and Boxes, basic strategy, and references. Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics: Dots and Boxes.
- Analysis Dots-and-Boxes Analysis www
Analysis program and results. Dots-and-Boxes Analysis.
- Online MathDoku www
Online versions of this game, MathDoku, also known as KenKen. MathDoku.
- New A New Puzzle Challenges Math Skills www
New York Times article by Will Shortz about the development of KenKen and how it is played. A New Puzzle Challenges Math Skills.
- Contests Puzzletome www
Contests of varying difficulty and types. Puzzletome. Also has tutorials with worked examples and practice games. [Registration required] Puzzletome.
- Pictographic The Puppeteer's Cosmic Puzzle www
Pictographic puzzle microcosm of old and new playing cards, Puppeteer's Cosmic Puzzle, poems, games and lore. New suits: the zodiac, solar system, evolution, human family, ancient elements, astronomical basis of the calendar and compass. The Puppeteer's Cosmic Puzzle.
- Discussion Math Forum: The Game of Sprouts www
Discussion including a strategy by John Conway. Math Forum: The Game of Sprouts.
- Association World Game of Sprouts Association www
Association devoted to a serious exploration of the game. World Game of Sprouts Association.
- Offers Daily SuDoku www
Offers daily printable puzzles of varying difficulties, SuDoku, including Sudoku for Kids. Also offers archive of past puzzles, tool for rendering custom puzzles, FAQ, and books for purchase. Daily SuDoku.
- Offers Printable Sudoku Puzzles www
Offers five difficulty levels. Sudoku Puzzles.For each sudoku ,You can print with normal and candidate mode. Printable Sudoku Puzzles.
- Alexa: Paper and Pencil Games
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Paper and Pencil Games
- DMOZ: Paper and Pencil Games
dmoz.org Directory: Paper and Pencil Games