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#374: Tic, Tac, Toe

This dream was mostly an image– one that startled me when I told the story to a friend the following day: Someone was playing Tic Tac Toe— On my wrist — In my blood— Using their teeth. I don’t know … Continue reading

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GenCon2015 – the Doktor’s Haul from the Dealer Room

Tickets for GenCon 2016 went on sale recently, so the Doktor looks back on his haul from the GenCon 2015 Dealer Room, including: — masks from Lisa Sell — Fez-o-Rama — Twilight Creations — Gloom the card game expansion packs … Continue reading

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Weird and Wonderful Gifts: MONSTER expansion perfects “Ticket to Ride”

My son is a game-nerd and a bit of his zeal has rubbed off on me. But where William geeks out over rule-set elegance and game re-playability, I am truly a sucker for nifty game pieces and beautiful boards. And … Continue reading

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“Better to Reign in Hell than Serve in Heaven…”

Elsa got me fairly ADDICTED to this cute, quirky on-line game called Glitch. You do all sorts of weird stuff like milk butterflies to make butter and later, cheese or squeeze chickens to get grain. Even the pigs will let … Continue reading

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“Zombies, Run” iPhone app – UPDATE

It’s official: this game still rocks. When I first dl’ed it a few weeks ago, I half expected “Zombies, Run” to be a clever idea that didn’t quite deliver more than a one hit spin on exercise motivation. And that … Continue reading

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This Just In – 3-D Printable Skull Dice

Polygonal dice as if assembled from tiny human skulls. 3-d printable at your command, of course. Dig it. http://www.shapeways.com/model/285240/

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Other Haunts — Urban Dead

My dear wife, you see, is nearly addicted to a free on-line massively multi-player game called “Urban Dead.” Continue reading

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Creepy Fun: Zombies the Card Game

Zombies invaded my household awhile back and occupied my family’s attentions night after night for several weeks. By “zombies” I of course mean the addictively amusing table game from Twilight Creations. Continue reading

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