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Code Master is an ingenious programming board game that'll make you feel smarter

I love playing clever puzzle games with friends and for years my go to company has been <i>ThinkFun</i>. They’ve just released a title with the claim of</i> …

Why You Should Play Dungeons And Dragons With Your Kids

It may seem like a strange idea, but hear me out! The benefits of this could really surprise you!<p>I currently run with three different gaming groups. …

Board Games

6 Fun Games That Teach Your Kids About Money

Parents want their kids to be financially savvy, and kids just want to have fun. Games that teach financial skills are a win-win for both the parent …

Personal Finance

Sly Flourish's Running Epic Tier D&D Games

by Mike Shea on 10 June 2013<p>First published February 2011<p>Two Years Later<p>It's been over two years since the release of Running Epic Tier games. More …

Board Games

Can This Room-Sized Board Game Help Utilities Plan for Dramatic Changes in the Electric Sector?

Running an electric utility is a complex, serious business. So when 25 professionals gathered in a large meeting room in downtown Toronto to play a …

Natural Gas

Gale Force Nine: Dungeons and Dragons - Tyrants of the Underdark Board Game Discounted

<b>Gale Force Nine</b> has released their long-awaited Dungeons and Dragons Tyrants of the Underdark Board Game!<p>For all you D&D fans out there, you can now …

Re-Theme: Pirates of the Caribbean - Finished!

Recommend<p>31 Posts<p><b>1</b> , 2 <b>Next »</b> |<p>Your Tags:<p>Popular Tags:<p>A tribute to a great game! I just needed a "fresh" theme despite of SciFi or Fantasy...<p>Here is …

Board Games

Google's AI Has Defeated a World-Class Chinese "Go" Player

Add it to the list of things computers can do faster than people: master ancient Chinese board games.<p>On Wednesday, researchers from Alphabet-owned …

Google AI in landmark victory over Go grandmaster

Fan Hui, three-time champion of the east Asian board game, lost to DeepMind’s program AlphaGo in five straight games<p>When Gary Kasparov lost to chess computer Deep Blue in 1997, IBM marked a milestone in the history of artificial intelligence. On Wednesday, in a research paper released in Nature, …

Artificial Intelligence

Go Players React to Computer Defeat

For decades, the ancient game of Go has stood out as the one board game that computers couldn’t crack. Played by tens of millions of people across …

Facebook Is Working on Go-Playing AI That Google Already Developed

If you’re a tech giant crunching almost incomprehensible amounts of data, the odds are pretty good that at least part of your company is researching …

Artificial Intelligence

Why it's a big deal that Google beat a human at Go

Google's artificial intelligence just made one giant leap toward outsmarting mankind. Learn why no one thought a computer could defeat a human at the ancient game of Go. Also: Venmo expands payments, Apple recalls plugs.

Artificial Intelligence

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AI Learns To Beat Master Of Ancient Chinese Board Game

Go is a board game from China that’s over 2000 years old. It’s complex as hell: there are more possible positions in the game than there are atoms in …

Google’s AI Just Did Something Nobody Thought Possible

Human beings who design intelligent computers have a long history of getting those computers to beat other humans at games to prove how great their …

Random Challenges for Popular Games

Dice Tower Kickstarter is a GO!!!

Recommend<p>91 Posts<p><b>1</b> , 2 , 3 , 4 <b>Next »</b> |<p>Your Tags:<p>Popular Tags:<p>UPDATE: Here's the Kickstarter!<p>We're hard at work getting out annual Kickstarter …

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See 80 Years of Monopoly Games

It was Nov. 5, 1935, when Parker Bros. began selling a game developed by Philadelphia's Charles Darrow. Now, 80 years later, more than a billion …

Ropecon 2013: D. Vincent Baker: How to design a roleplaying game that doesn't suck

11 best Dungeons & Dragons campaign settings

There’s a lot that’s great about <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>: It’s an excuse to drink and smoke with friends, it’s a heady brew of about a million different …

Board Games

Fun Games to Play After Thanksgiving Dinner

Want a game to play after Thanksgiving dinner but don't know what to play? Are you maxed out when it comes to Monopoly? Bored stiff by Scrabble? All …