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dabong! – A Math Filled Version of Uno

Clones.  The world of gaming is full of them.  Monopoly is the same as Ghettopoly which is the same as hundreds of other games.  Similarly, Crazy Eights is the same as Uno which is the same as “dabong!”.  These kinds of duplicates do one of two things:  A.) drive fans of that style of game […]

Gamer Challenge for the week of April 9th

Where did the week go!  This weeks challenge was to play the game I own with the shortest name.  For me, this was simply “Go”, an ancient Chinese game on par with Chess. This is a game I have owned for a long time.  The set I have was acquired while I worked for “Games […]

Gamer Challenge for the week of April 2nd

The gamer challenge for this week was to play a game and switch sides half way through.

Burlesque Bingo Bango – Adult gaming in Indianapolis

Normally when I think of “Gaming in Indianapolis” I envision conventions and gaming groups  (a.k.a. gaming geeks sitting around tables playing things such as “Settlers of Catan”).  However, this week I was invited by a friend to join in on a completely different gaming experience.  I never thought that I would associate local Indianapolis gaming […]

Gamer Challenge for the week of March 26th

If you read my blog regularly, you know that today is challenge day.  Every Friday I post about my endeavors with completing the “Gamer Challenge” for that week.  These challenges come from the Board Game Calendar that was published this year, and this weeks challenge was to play a game that has been published in […]

Impotent Nerd Rage Give Away!

Five free downloads of his newest geek rock album “Impotent Nerd Rage”. How cool is that?

Gamer Challenge for the week of March 19th

Learning to be silent when necessary is a virtue, but playing games silently is really hard!

Cards Against Humanity Give Away!

Our friends over at “Cards Against Humanity” are partnering with us to give you guys a little piece of awesome:  Free copies of Cards Against Humanity.  I have two copies, only two, to give away to our readers and fans.  How are we going to do this?  Via social media of course! Here is how […]

Gamer Challenge for the week of March 12th

This weeks challenge was a very successful group effort! Featuring guest blogger, Lauren Hack.

Gamer Challenge for the Week of March 5th

“Games give you a chance to excel, and if you’re playing in good company you don’t even mind if you lose because you had the enjoyment of the company during the course of the game.” – Gary Gygax