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DMNews
All the Ways Marketers Are Taking Advantage of The Pokemon Crazewhich is this concept of sponsored locations”, Mr Hanke said, where companies “
All the Ways Marketers Are Taking Advantage of The Pokemon Craze
DMNews / Posted 4 hours ago
which is this concept of sponsored locations”, Mr Hanke said, where companies “pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic”. It's quite simple, actually, because of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington Elementary summer program ends on high noteGroup. On Thursday, the students rotated through different activity stations,
Bennington Elementary summer program ends on high note
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 hours ago
Group. On Thursday, the students rotated through different activity stations, including rolling dice to move along a giant game board, where each square could offer a treat, like candy, or a question for the student to answer; swimming in kiddie... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
10 back-to-school events for Phoenix kidsin and play a little BINGO to celebrate going back to school. Small prizes will
10 back-to-school events for Phoenix kids
The Arizona Republic / Posted 23 hours ago
in and play a little BINGO to celebrate going back to school. Small prizes will be awarded when you match pictures on your game board. Details: 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17. 19055 N. 57th Ave., Glendale. Free. 623-930-3831,... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Summer Reading Program offers final week of activities | July 28, 2016to an end this week. The official end of the program is Friday (July 29) at 4:4
Summer Reading Program offers final week of activities | July 28, 2016
Lapeer Area View / Posted yesterday
to an end this week. The official end of the program is Friday (July 29) at 4:45 p.m. and there is still time to turn in game boards, game cards and titles of books read for the chances to win grand prizes for children, teens and adults. The... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Jersey City commissions pedestrian plaza mural then destroys it, inciting outrage from residentsthe artwork that had been there since the beginning of June. That approximatel
Jersey City commissions pedestrian plaza mural then destroys it, inciting outrage from residents
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
the artwork that had been there since the beginning of June. That approximately 24 by 24-foot painting depicted a Monopoly game board, with landmarks from Jersey City. "I'm hurt. I'm really hurt," said the creator of the mural, Gary Wynans, who... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Foursquare gets boost from Pokémonto be involved in everything we touch. One of the most interesting things is t
Foursquare gets boost from Pokémon
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
to be involved in everything we touch. One of the most interesting things is that it raises people’s awareness that the game board overlaps with the real world. Developers are saying, “How do we build the next Pokémon?” The wealth of data we’ve... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pokemon lures attract more than cartoons to Orlando businessesmore than $35 million in revenue from purchases made for special items in the g
Pokemon lures attract more than cartoons to Orlando businesses
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
more than $35 million in revenue from purchases made for special items in the game. The game uses real-world maps as its game board, with players searching for virtual creatures called Pokemon. The melding of the real world with augmented gaming... Read more
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CNET
Like Pokemon Go? You'll like these games, tootime with the fate of the world in your hands and two factions battling for sup
Like Pokemon Go? You'll like these games, too
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
time with the fate of the world in your hands and two factions battling for supremacy. Think Risk, with the world as your game board. Ingress is free, with in-app purchases available. Tired of hunting monsters? Hunt ghosts for a change! That's... Read more
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Investopedia
6 Things Investors Need to Know About Pokemon Goand Pokestop experiences, as well as sponsored Pokemon Go locations, which will
6 Things Investors Need to Know About Pokemon Go
Investopedia / Posted 5 days ago
and Pokestop experiences, as well as sponsored Pokemon Go locations, which will turn business into actual locations on the game board. In the (near) future, expect Niantic to further monetize the game by allowing business to “rent” Pokemon gyms for... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Celia Rivenbark - 'One Tree Hill' neighborhood invaded by Pok�monthem, train them and battle with them while using their phone’s GPS sensors to
Celia Rivenbark - 'One Tree Hill' neighborhood invaded by Pok�mon
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
them, train them and battle with them while using their phone’s GPS sensors to turn their neighborhood into a virtual “game board.” Captured Pokémon are trained at a local landmark “Gym,” which you must walk to and where you will, no doubt, run... Read more
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Scotsman
Celtic close in on Toure deal| Hearts’ Johnsen signing row| Rodgers interested in Turkish defender KaldirimFalkirk “reluctantly accepted a substantial offer.” (The Scotsman) Rangers MD
Celtic close in on Toure deal| Hearts’ Johnsen signing row| Rodgers interested in Turkish defender Kaldirim
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
Falkirk “reluctantly accepted a substantial offer.” (The Scotsman) Rangers MD Stewart Roberston poised to join the SPFL game board Rangers are set to be represented on the Scottish Football Association professional game board this... Read more
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Scotsman
Ranieri eyes Celtic stars| Hearts’ Johnsen signing row| Rodgers interested in Turkish defender KaldirimFalkirk “reluctantly accepted a substantial offer.” (The Scotsman) Rangers MD
Ranieri eyes Celtic stars| Hearts’ Johnsen signing row| Rodgers interested in Turkish defender Kaldirim
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
Falkirk “reluctantly accepted a substantial offer.” (The Scotsman) Rangers MD Stewart Roberston poised to join the SPFL game board Rangers are set to be represented on the Scottish Football Association professional game board this... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Pokémon Go helps patients at Phoenix Children's Hospitalwere like, 'Oh this is really cool,'" Noah said. The game uses your phone's ca
Pokémon Go helps patients at Phoenix Children's Hospital
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
were like, 'Oh this is really cool,'" Noah said. The game uses your phone's camera and GPS to turn the real world into a game board and try to catch digital Pokémon. Noah has been moving around more thanks to the game. He said he has looked for... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish game ‘will be damaged if UCL path is made harder’executive Peter Lawwell yesterday to the SPFL board – which has resulted in him
Scottish game ‘will be damaged if UCL path is made harder’
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
executive Peter Lawwell yesterday to the SPFL board – which has resulted in him stepping down from the SFA professional game board – was related to the need to have a strong voice making Scotland’s case in continental circles. Lawwell currently... Read more
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The Verge
Play this: the charming, relaxing Dots & Co is now on Android and iOShave to clear away a certain number of each color, but sometimes you’ll need to
Play this: the charming, relaxing Dots & Co is now on Android and iOS
The Verge / Posted 8 days ago
have to clear away a certain number of each color, but sometimes you’ll need to do things like break all of the ice on the game board. The boards get more complex as you progress, and the game introduces new power-ups that add an extra layer of... Read more
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Daily Journal
Poke-monium: Player stuck atop tree, one assaulteddebuted July 6, and quickly exploded across the globe. It mixes a virtual world
Poke-monium: Player stuck atop tree, one assaulted
Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
debuted July 6, and quickly exploded across the globe. It mixes a virtual world with reality, using Google Maps to create a game board based on real locations. Players get extra points and game items for visiting "Pokestops" at businesses and... Read more
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Gamasutra
Lumines: Puzzle & Music Arrives in Japan, Australia, and New Zealandremain a central theme in the game, featuring newly-produced tracks and classic
Lumines: Puzzle & Music Arrives in Japan, Australia, and New Zealand
Gamasutra / Posted 10 days ago
remain a central theme in the game, featuring newly-produced tracks and classics such as “Shinin’” by Mondo Grosso. The game board is presented in portrait mode and requires players to swipe and tap to properly align their Lumines blocks for the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Does it pay to be a PokeStop? DFW-based GameStop sees sales go up 100%to sponsor locations, according to The Financial Times. Companies would "pay us
Does it pay to be a PokeStop? DFW-based GameStop sees sales go up 100%
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
to sponsor locations, according to The Financial Times. Companies would "pay us to be locations within the virtual game board -- the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic." Advertisers would be charged a fee per... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
GameStop sales double at 462 stores thanks to Pokemon Goto sponsor locations, according to The Financial Times. Companies would "pay us
GameStop sales double at 462 stores thanks to Pokemon Go
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
to sponsor locations, according to The Financial Times. Companies would "pay us to be locations within the virtual game board -- the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic." Advertisers would be charged a fee per... Read more
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Variety
As Pokemon Go Thrives, Verizon’s Own Bid for Mobile Mania Falters with ‘The Runner’Chiles and Marc Joubert; and Pilgrim Media Group’s Craig Piligian and Mike Nich
As Pokemon Go Thrives, Verizon’s Own Bid for Mobile Mania Falters with ‘The Runner’
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
Chiles and Marc Joubert; and Pilgrim Media Group’s Craig Piligian and Mike Nichols. “It’s a monster. It’s the biggest game board ever,” said Piligian, CEO of Pilgrim Media. Here’s how the show works: The Runner must follow a series of daily... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Pokemon Go comes to Canada: Key coverage to help understand the crazehas plans to sell “sponsored locations” within the app, allowing businesses to
Pokemon Go comes to Canada: Key coverage to help understand the craze
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
has plans to sell “sponsored locations” within the app, allowing businesses to “pay us to be locations within the virtual game board – the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic.” Niantic declined a request for an... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pokemon Go: It all started as an April Fool's joke"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon Go: It all started as an April Fool's joke
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Pokemon Go was an April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon Go was an April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 days ago
"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Pokemon Go was an April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon Go was an April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pokemon GO - the joke that took off“portals” at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon GO - the joke that took off
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
“portals” at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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CNET
Pokemon Go will let companies pay to play with 'sponsored locations'that sponsored locations might be a possibility, saying that companies could "p
Pokemon Go will let companies pay to play with 'sponsored locations'
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
that sponsored locations might be a possibility, saying that companies could "pay us to be locations within the virtual game board" to increase foot traffic to their stores. Which companies might be first? McDonalds seems a very likely... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Delray Morikami Museum vandalized by Pokemon playersreality” smart-phone application that has exploded in popularity since being re
Delray Morikami Museum vandalized by Pokemon players
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 14 days ago
reality” smart-phone application that has exploded in popularity since being released on July 6. Using the real world as a game board, players attempt to capture virtual Pokemon creatures. Morikami Museum officials are urging future Pokemon... Read more
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Macworld
Meet Swift Playgrounds, the learn-to-code iPad app that feels like a puzzle gameRun My Code. For the Learn to Code 1 lesson, I’m giving commands to Byte, a goo
Meet Swift Playgrounds, the learn-to-code iPad app that feels like a puzzle game
Macworld / Posted 15 days ago
Run My Code. For the Learn to Code 1 lesson, I’m giving commands to Byte, a goofy cartoonish mascot who’s moving around a game board collecting gems and flipping switches. (Easter egg: Tap on Byte to change the character model; there are three to... Read more
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dna
Pokemon Go searches on PornHub surge 136 percent following game release“There is a second component to our business model at Niantic, which is this co
Pokemon Go searches on PornHub surge 136 percent following game release
dna / Posted 15 days ago
“There is a second component to our business model at Niantic, which is this concept of sponsored locations where companies “pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traf... Read more
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dna
Pokemon Go will soon introduce ads, in the form of sponsored locationsmodel at Niantic, which is this concept of sponsored locations where companies
Pokemon Go will soon introduce ads, in the form of sponsored locations
dna / Posted 15 days ago
model at Niantic, which is this concept of sponsored locations where companies “pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic.” The company currently offers sponsored... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pokémon Go to add 'sponsored locations' and McDonalds could be firstwhich is this concept of sponsored locations', Mr Hanke said, where companies '
Pokémon Go to add 'sponsored locations' and McDonalds could be first
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
which is this concept of sponsored locations', Mr Hanke said, where companies 'pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic'. There are claims the firm is already in... Read more
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IGN
Pokemon Go: Hidden Code Hints at Potential McDonald's PartnershipAs explained by Hanke, these sponsorships would have companies paying Niantic "
Pokemon Go: Hidden Code Hints at Potential McDonald's Partnership
IGN / Posted 15 days ago
As explained by Hanke, these sponsorships would have companies paying Niantic "to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic." Regarding specific sponsorships, Hanke... Read more
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New York Post
Pokémon Go developer is about to ruin your good time with adsareas to their malls as they search for Pokémon to catch. “[Companies will] pa
Pokémon Go developer is about to ruin your good time with ads
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
areas to their malls as they search for Pokémon to catch. “[Companies will] pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that is an inducement that drives foot traffic,” Hanke said. It’s actually a brilliant way to... Read more
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The Verge
Your next Pokémon Go gym battle may be at a sponsored locationNiantic CEO John Hanke, sponsored locations serves as a model where advertisers
Your next Pokémon Go gym battle may be at a sponsored location
The Verge / Posted 16 days ago
Niantic CEO John Hanke, sponsored locations serves as a model where advertisers "pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that it is an inducement that drives foot traffic." Those companies will then be charged on a... Read more
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Business Insider
Ads are coming to 'Pokémon Go'model at Niantic, which is this concept of sponsored locations," where companie
Ads are coming to 'Pokémon Go'
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
model at Niantic, which is this concept of sponsored locations," where companies "pay us to be locations within the virtual game board — the premise being that is an inducement that drives foot traffic." Niantic charges advertisers on a "cost per... Read more
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The Record
Game was April Fool’s joke before it became huge hit"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Game was April Fool’s joke before it became huge hit
The Record / Posted 16 days ago
"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
84 related stories
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The Palm Beach Post
Pokemon Go craze may be a growing health hazard to playersthe Zika virus, but a phone application that has exploded in popularity since i
Pokemon Go craze may be a growing health hazard to players
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 16 days ago
the Zika virus, but a phone application that has exploded in popularity since its release July 6. Using the real world as a game board, players hunt and attempt to capture cute little virtual critters with names like Pikachu, Bul Basaur and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pokemon Go was April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon Go was April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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ajc.com
Pokemon Go was April Fool’s joke before it became a huge hit“portals” at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon Go was April Fool’s joke before it became a huge hit
ajc.com / Posted 17 days ago
“portals” at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pokemon Go was April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentiall
Pokemon Go was April Fool's joke before it became a huge hit
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
"portals" at landmarks such as public art institutions or monuments, essentially turning the entire world into a virtual game board. The same idea has been applied to Pokemon Go. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Young engineers study pollution solutions“Let’s pollute Nick’s city shall we?” The boys lifted the city, about the size
Young engineers study pollution solutions
Greenwich Time / Posted 21 days ago
“Let’s pollute Nick’s city shall we?” The boys lifted the city, about the size of a Monopoly game board, and slanted it so one end tilted over a tub of water. The city itself was a colorful collection of tin foil roads, yellow felt lawns,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Who Are All These Trump Supporters?It was like some large-form board game: the longer the blue wiper blade pushed
Who Are All These Trump Supporters?
The New Yorker / Posted 25 days ago
It was like some large-form board game: the longer the blue wiper blade pushed forward, the more protesters fell off the game board and went home, until, finally, only a handful remained, regrouping in the dark under the freeway. Up on grassless... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thais master Scrabble without Englisha rack (of tiles)," said John Williams a formerdirector of the US's National Sc
Thais master Scrabble without English
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
a rack (of tiles)," said John Williams a formerdirector of the US's National Scrabble Association. Letters placed on the game board during the game. (AFP photo) DON'T HAVE TO KNOW DEFINITIONS "You don't have to know the definitions," he... Read more
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Al.com
Eight more ideas for fixing Alabama's broken political systemuntil a majority of them are satisfied with the result. Sometimes the losers ap
Eight more ideas for fixing Alabama's broken political system
Al.com / Posted 28 days ago
until a majority of them are satisfied with the result. Sometimes the losers appeal to the federal courts which flip the game board over and make the players start over. The root problem here is that when lawmakers are allowed to draw their... Read more
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Gamasutra
Starbreeze acquires French virtual reality, augmented reality and toys-life technology company ePawn for 4 MEUR in Starbreeze shares and 1.5 MEUR in cashgaming boards and mats in table and room scale sizes. ePawn's patented technolo
Starbreeze acquires French virtual reality, augmented reality and toys-life technology company ePawn for 4 MEUR in Starbreeze shares and 1.5 MEUR in cash
Gamasutra / Posted 29 days ago
gaming boards and mats in table and room scale sizes. ePawn's patented technology captures everything that happens on the game board and feeds digital applications with information. Up to 40 objects equipped with off-the-shelf NFC (Near Field... Read more
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Gamasutra
Fancy Cats is bringing cat-itude to mobileFANCY GIFTS, ACCESSORIES & TOYS: How many rare accessories and free gifts can y
Fancy Cats is bringing cat-itude to mobile
Gamasutra / Posted a month ago
FANCY GIFTS, ACCESSORIES & TOYS: How many rare accessories and free gifts can you uncover? Make a-meowzing matches on the game board to release secret boxes of fancy prizes! 5. COLOURFUL GARDENS: Make your fancy cat costumes pop with seasonally... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Book club meets on TuesdayHall, and Thursday, June 30, 1:30 p.m. at the North Dickinson Branch. Using lif
Book club meets on Tuesday
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Hall, and Thursday, June 30, 1:30 p.m. at the North Dickinson Branch. Using life size Scrabble tiles and the floor as a game board, spell out words and rack up points with this classic childhood favorite. For grades 5 and up. Explore Norway at... Read more
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The Forward
How Strat-O-Matic Baseball Changed My Life Forevergame. Housed in a red, rectangular box that featured a crude, semi-abstract ren
How Strat-O-Matic Baseball Changed My Life Forever
The Forward / Posted 1 months ago
game. Housed in a red, rectangular box that featured a crude, semi-abstract rendering of a batter, catcher and umpire, the game board was basically a simple yellow baseball diamond on a green background with dugouts and an even cruder drawing of a... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Ward brothers are Crokinole kingsgames, got this board and he could play a lot of different games on it,"Jerry s
Ward brothers are Crokinole kings
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 1 months ago
games, got this board and he could play a lot of different games on it,"Jerry said. Carrom originally created a square game board with over 60 different games to be played including backgammon, bowling and checkers. The board was passed on to... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
World champsgames, got this board and he could play a lot of different games on it,"Jerry s
World champs
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 1 months ago
games, got this board and he could play a lot of different games on it,"Jerry said. Carrom originally created a square game board with over 60 different games to be played including backgammon, bowling and checkers. The board was passed on to... Read more
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