Board/Card Games Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26

Heroes HeroClix - Tabletop Game
Information about the tabletop game Heroes HeroClix, published by WizKids.

Magic: the Gathering - Collectible Card Game
Resources and information for players of Magic: the Gathering, a collectible card game.

Marvel HeroScape - Board Game
Information about the game Marvel HeroScape, published by Hasbro in 2007.

Neopets Trading Card Game
Information about the Neopets Trading Card Game.

Star Wars PocketModel Trading Card Game
Information about the Star Wars PocketModel Trading Card Game, published by WizKids.

Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
Information about the Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game and related games.

HorrorClix Box - WizKids - Gen Con 2006
A HorrorClix box on display at Gen Con 2006. Page 12.

HorrorClix Display - Two Figures - WizKids - Gen Con 2006
Two figures in WizKids' HorrorClix display at Gen Con 2006. Page 13.

HorrorClix Figures - WizKids - Gen Con 2006
Two HorrorClix figures on display at Gen Con 2006. Page 9.

Magic: the Gathering Concept Art - Wizards of the Coast - Gen Con 2006
Magic: the Gathering Concept Art displayed by Wizards of the Coast at Gen Con 2006. Page 16.

Star Wars Miniatures Poster - Wizards of the Coast - Gen Con 2006
A poster promoting the bounty hunters expansion fo Star Wars Miniatures at Gen Con 2006. Page 17.

The Thing - CCG Play Area - Gen Con 2006
This larger-than-life statue of The Thing was on display in the CCG play area at Gen Con 2006. Page 22.

WizKids Booth - Gen Con 2006
The main entrance to the WizKids booth at Gen Con 2006. Page 8.

Wizards of the Coast Lounge - Gen Con 2006
The lounge area in the Wizards of the Coast booth at Gen Con 2006. Page 24.

HorrorClix - Alien vs. Predator - Gen Con 2006
A photo of the HorrorClix expansion Alien vs. Predator on display at Gen Con 2006. Page 11.

Anachronism - Collectible Card Game - Gen Con 2006
Anachronism, a collectible card game, being played at Gen Con 2006. Page 4.

Anachronism - Collectible Card Game - TriKing Games
The booth for the collectible card game Anachronism at Gen Con 2006. Page 3.

Axis and Allies Miniatures - D-Day - Gen Con 2006
Axis and Allies Miniatures: D-Day being played at Gen Con 2006. Page 7.

City of Heroes - Collectible Card Game - Alderac Entertainment Group
A display promoting the City of Heroes collectible card game at Gen Con 2006. Page 21.

Dr. Doom - CCG Play Area - Gen Con 2006
Dr. Doom watching over the CCG play area at Gen Con 2006. Page 23.

Dreamblade - Collectible Miniatures Game - Gen Con 2006
The collectible miniatures game Dreamblade being played at Gen Con 2006. Page 2.

Dreamblade - Collectible Miniatures Game - Gen Con 2006
A look at the display for Dreamblade, a collectible miniatures game, at Gen Con 2006.

Dungeons and Dragons Miniatures - Gen Con 2006
Dungeons and Dragons miniatures being played at Gen Con 2006. Page 6.

Dungeons and Dragons Display - Gen Con 2006
A photo of the Dungeons and Dragons display at Gen Con 2006. Page 5.

Eve: The Second Genesis - Collectible Card Game - CCP Games
The two-level booth for Eve: The Second Genesis, a collectible card game which debuted at Gen Con 2006. Page 20.

Hell Dorado Figures - Asmodee Editions - Gen Con 2006
A close look at several Hell Dorado figures on display at Gen Con 2006. Page 19.

Hell Dorado - Collectible Miniatures Game - Asmodee Editions - Gen Con 2006
The display for Hell Dorado, a collectible miniatures game published by Asmodee Editions, at Gen Con 2006. Page 18.

HeroClix - WizKids - Gen Con 2006
HeroClix - WizKids - Gen Con 2006. Page 14.

HorrorClix Display - WizKids - Gen Con 2006
A large HorrorClix display in the WizKids booth at Gen Con 2006. Page 10.

Magic: the Gathering Tournament - Wizards of the Coast - Gen Con 2006
Part of a Magic: the Gathering tournament, sponsored by Wizards of the Coast, at Gen Con 2006. Page 15.

Best Spooky Board Games for Halloween
My picks for the top 10 spooky board games and card games.

The Complete Guide to Checkers
The Complete Guide to Checkers includes rules, strategy tips, and more.

The Complete Guide to Monopoly
The Complete Guide to Monopoly includes rules, strategy tips, variants, a FAQ, and more.

Best Cat-Themed Board and Card Games
If you're a cat-lover, these games may be just what you're looking for. Here are my picks for the best cat-themed games.

Best Farming Board and Card Games
There are games about nearly any theme, including farming. And these are my picks for the best farming games.

Best Party Board and Card Games
The goal of party games is to have a good time. Here are our top five games that are guaranteed to have you in stitches.

Biography of Monopoly Inventor Charles Darrow
A profile of Charles Darrow, a board game designer best known for his work on Monopoly.

Liar's Dice Complete Rules
A profile of the fun dice game Liar's Dice, also known as Call My Bluff, designed by Richard Borg.

Go Boom Card Game Complete Rules
The complete rules for the family card game Go Boom, which can be played by 2 to 12 players.

Where to Play Checkers Online
Information about web sites where you can play the classic board game Checkers online.

Cancellation Hearts Complete Rules
The complete rules of Cancellation Hearts, a card game which is a variant of basic Hearts.

Baker's Dozen Solitaire Rules
The complete rules for the solitaire card game Baker's Dozen.

Little Spider Solitaire Complete Rules
The complete rules for the card game Little Spider Solitaire.

Tens Solitaire Complete Rules
The complete rules for the card game Tens Solitaire, also known as Take Ten Solitaire.

Complete Rules of Six Men's Morris
The complete rules for the board game Six Men's Morris.

Complete Rules for Yukon Solitaire
The complete rules for the card game Yukon Solitaire.

Where to Play Stratego Online
Information about web sites where you can play the board game Stratego online.

Complete Rules of Twelve Men's Morris
The complete rules of the board game Twelve Men's Morris, also known as Morabaraba.

Monopoly Rule Variants
An answer to the question: What are the best rules variants for Monopoly?

What is the Official Scrabble Dictionary?
An answer to the question, what is the official Scrabble dictionary?

What to Do if the Monopoly Bank Runs Out of Money
An answer to the question: What happens if the bank runs out of money in the board game Monopoly?

Replacement Monopoly Game Pieces
An answer to the question: Where can I buy replacement parts for my game?

Running Out of Houses or Hotels During Monopoly Play
An answer to the question: What happens if we run out of houses or hotels?

Monopoly Railroad Rules for Mortgaged Properties
An answer to the question: I own all four railroads, but one is mortgaged. How much rent do I collect?

Side Deals During Monopoly
An answer to the question: Are side deals allowed between players in Monopoly?

How to Enter an Official Monopoly Tournament
An answer to the question: How do I enter an official Monopoly tournament?

Top 5 Board and Card Games for Dads
My picks for the best five board games to buy as a gift for your dad, whatever the occasion.

Top 5 Simpsons Games - Board Games and Card Games
The Simpsons are one of the most enduring (if not endearing) families on television, and they've inspired the release of many toys and games. Here are my picks for the best Simpsons-themed board games.

Top 10 Gifts for Poker Players
The top 10 best gifts you can buy for someone who loves to play the card game Poker.

Best Books for Scrabble Players - Books About Scrabble
A list of the best books about the classic word game Scrabble.

Top 5 Klaus Teuber Games - Board Games and Card Games
Klaus Teuber is best known for designing the wonderful board game The Settlers of Catan. But he has also designed many other games worth playing and owning. These are my picks for the top five.

Top 5 Gamers' Choice Award Winners - Board Games and Card Games
The Gamer's Choice Awards were started by the Strategy Gaming Society in 2000 to highlight the best new strategy games published each year. They have quickly become one of the most important gaming awards available. Here are my picks for the best games to win a GCA.

Top 10 Games Magazine Games of the Year - Board Games and Card Games
Every year, Games Magazine publishes its

Best Mensa Mind Game Award Winners
Every year, Mensa -- the organization for really smart people -- gives out awards to their favorite games. Here are my picks for the best five games to ever win a Mensa Mind Game Award.

10 Most Popular Games on This Site - Board/ Card Games
These are the 10 most popular boardgames for visitors to the About Board Games site, based on usage logs.

Best Romantic Games for Adults - Board Games and Card Games
Romance is in the offing with these games, some of the very best adults-only board games and card games.

Best Children's Word Games - Board Games and Card Games
Word games are a great way to help young children learn how to read and spell, or to help older children really fall in love with words. Here are my picks for the best children's word games.

Top 10 Must-Have Board and Card Games
If my game collection could only include 10 board games and card games, these are the games I would choose.

Best Light Wargames - Board Games and Card Games
If you enjoy games about combat, but don't want to spend an entire weekend recreating all the intricacies of a particular battle, these are my recommendations.

List of Top Settlers of Catan Games & Expansions
The Settlers of Catan is a worldwide phenomenon -- this board game has sold more than 6 million copies, including expansions, in Germany alone. These are my picks for the best 5 Settlers of Catan games and expansions.

Best Introductory Designer (German) Games - Board Games and Card Games
If you've never played a designer board game, you're missing a lot. Designer games (sometimes called modern games, German games, German-style games or Euro-games) have found favor with gamers around the world because they're fun and challenging -- and they can be played in an hour or two, sometimes even less.

Top 5 Lord of the Rings Games
Here are my picks for the best board games and card games based on Lord of the Rings.

Top 5 Music-Related Games
Music can soothe the savage beast, and it can also make for a fun game. These are my picks for the best music-related board games.

Avalon Hill's Stratego Legends - Board Games
All about Avalon Hill's Stratego Legends.

Million Minute Family Challenge
The Million Minute Family Challenge is an effort to have families and friends play 1 million minutes worth of games.

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Hearts - Card Game Rules
The complete rules of the trick-taking card game Hearts.

Break the Safe - Board Game Review
A review of the cooperative, tense, and very fun board game Break the Safe.

HeroScape - Game Review
A review of my favorite battle game, HeroScape.

Mystery of the Abbey - Game Review
A review of the crazy, and very fun, deduction board game Mystery of the Abbey.

Smarty Party - Trivia Game Review
A review of Smarty Party, one of the best trivia games ever designed.

Ticket to Ride - Game Review
A review of one of the greatest family board games ever published, Ticket to Ride.

Wits & Wagers - Trivia Game Review
A review of my favorite trivia game, Wits & Wagers.

Slapjack - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Slapjack, a loud and raucous game enjoyed by many children.

Catan Dice Game - Review
A review of the Catan Dice Game, a great dice game set in the Settlers of Catan Universe.

Trading Card Games - Collectible Card Games
A look at trading card games, also known as collectible card games.

Pente - Gomoku - Renju
Resources for fans of Renju, Gomoku and Pente, a trio of classic five-in-a-row games. Think expanded tic-tac-toe with much more strategy.

Reversi and Othello
Online resources for Reversi, also known as Othello, a deceptively simple game in which players try to capture as many squares as possible by placing and flipping two-sided pieces.

Board Games and Card Games: A to Z
Information, including reviews, strategy tips and interviews, about hundreds of board games and card games.

Board Games and Card Games Buying Advice
Buying advice for board games and card games.

Board Game Rules And Strategies Directory
This guide to the rules and strategies of some of the most popular board games is a helpful aid if you lost the instructions or just need extra help to get that winning edge.

American International Toy Fair 2001 - Board Games
Reports from the 2001 American International Toy Fair held in New York City.

Backgammon Articles and FAQs
Articles and FAQs (frequently asked questions) about backgammon.

Playing Backgammon Online
Places you can play backgammon online, against a human opponent or against the computer.

Ice Hockey Board Games
A collection of links to web sites about board games related to ice hockey.

Rodeo Board Games
Board games with a rodeo theme. Board/Card Games.

18xx Railroad Board Games
Links to resources for a series of railroad games known collectively as 18xx games because they're set in the 19th century.

Basketball Board Games
Board games with a basketball theme.

Play Reversi and Othello Online
Resources for players who want to enjoy Reversi and Othello online.

Play Pente, Gomoku and Renju Online
A collection of sites where you can play Pente, Gomoku and Renju (the family of five-in-a-row games) online.

Scrabble Tools
Online tools to help players of Scrabble, the world's most popular word game.

Backgammon Clubs
Information and links related to backgammon clubs.

Risk - Online and Computer Versions
Where you can place the board game Risk online or download a version for your computer.

Risk - Rules
A collection of links to the official rules and other rules resources for the board game Risk.

Risk - Variants - Alternative Rules - Board Game
A collection of links to variants and alternative rules for the board game Risk.

Apples to Apples - Party Game
Apples to Apples is an excellent party game in which players choose a card from their hand which contains an noun can be described by the adjective played by the judge.

Cosmic Encounter - Board Game
Information about the board game Cosmic Encounter, designed by Bill Eberle, Jack Kittredge, and Peter Olotka.

Mafia Board Games
A collection of links to Mafia-themed board and card games, including Chicago Way and Family Business.

Blogs About Board Games and Card Games
Blogs about board games and card games.

Finish Lines - Board Game
Information about the board game Finish Lines, published by Games For All Reasons.

Drake and Drake - Board Game
Information about the board game Drake and Drake, designed by Bruno Cathala, and published by EuroGames.

Foosball - Table Soccer
Foosball, also known as table soccer, is a serious pursuit for some. Spinning those little soccer players can be addicting, after all.

Hex
The abstract board game Hex, designed by Piet Hein around 1940, never ends in a draw. The rules are simple, but the strategy is deep.

Game Histories - Discussions of Multiple Games
Information about the history of board games, discussed by looking at more than one game at the same time.

Game Histories - A through F
Information on the history of board games, including Alquerque, Backgammon, Chaturanga, Chess, Dogs and Jackals, and Domino games.

Game Histories - N through R
Information on the history of games, including Nine Men's Morris, Pachisi (Parcheesi), Renju, Risk, and the Royal Game of Ur.

Game Histories - S through Z
Information on the history of games, including Scrabble, Senet, Snakes and Ladders, the Tafl Family, Tantrix, Trax, and Trivial Pursuit.

Marbles
Children have been playing with marbles for centuries. These links take you to the best marble resources on the Net.

Nine Men's Morris - Board Game
A competitor for the title of

Parcheesi and Pachisi
In this game, also known as The Royal Game of India, players compete to move four pawns into their home base.

Pass the Pigs - Dice Game
In the fun dice game Pass the Pigs, players roll two small rubber pigs, building their score but always at risk of hitting a

Free Board Games - Various Sources
Free board and table games available via the Net from various designers and publishers. Includes Ghoulash, Alien Abduction, and many more.

Game Clubs for Specific Games - Associations and Federations
Game clubs, associations and federations which focus on a single game.

Game Conventions - Board Games and Card Games
Conventions open to the public which feature board games and card games.

Pizza Box Football - Board Game
Information about the board game Pizza Box Football, designed by Erik and Scott Smith and published by On The Line Game Company in 2005.

Bridge - Card Game
A collection of resources for Bridge players.

Odin's Ravens - Card Game
Information about the card game Odin's Ravens, designed by Thorsten Gimmler, and published by Rio Grande Games / Kosmos.

Boardgame Design Manufacturing and Supply Companies
Companies who specialize in producing, manufacturing, and/or packaging board games, or in providing supplies for board games.

Settlers of Catan - Variants and Expansions
Alternative rules and official expansions for players of The Settlers of Catan (aka Die Siedler von Catan).

Collecting Monopoly
Resources for Monopoly collectors and anyone interested in the various versions of this game.

Monopoly - Official Hasbro Links
Official Hasbro links to Monopoly resources.

Play Games Online - Multi-Game Sites
Web sites which offer the opportunity to play a variety of board games and/or card games online.

Settlers of Catan - Official Sites
Official resources for players of The Settlers of Catan (aka Die Siedler von Catan).

Settlers of Catan - Rules and FAQs
Rules for and FAQs related to The Settlers of Catan (aka Die Siedler von Catan).

Manipulation Rummy - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for Manipulation, also known as Manipulation Rummy or Carousel.

Forty Thieves Solitaire - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for Forty Thieves and several related games, a family of solitaire card games that require significant skill to win.

Pyramid Solitaire - Basic Strategy
Some basic strategy tips for pyramid solitaire, also known as Tut's Tomb. Advice on when to quit the game before you start, and when to remove cards, for players who want to learn how to win at pyramid solitaire.

Gin Rummy Card Game Rules for Three Players
The complete rules for Gin Rummy when played by three players.

Monte Carlo Solitaire - Card Game - Complete Rules
The complete rules for the card game Monte Carlo Solitaire.

Rules of Backgammon
The complete rules for the classic board game Backgammon.

Silk Road - Best Board Games of 2006
Silk Road is number ten on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Shear Panic - Best Board Games of 2006
Shear Panic is number seven on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Cleopatra and the Society of Architects - Best Board Games of 2006
Cleopatra and the Society of Architects is number eight on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

To Court the King - Best Board Games of 2006
To Court the King is number nine on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Twilight Struggle - Best Board Games of 2006
Twilight Struggle is number four on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Marvel Heroes - Best Board Games of 2006
Marvel Heroes is number five on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Mykerinos - Best Board Games of 2006
Mykerinos is number six on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

BattleLore - Best Board Games of 2006
BattleLore is number one on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Thurn and Taxis - Best Board Games of 2006
Thurn and Taxis is number two on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

Clue DVD Game - Best Board Games of 2006
The Clue DVD Game is number three on our list of the best board games published in 2006.

How to Play Fan Tan (Sevens or Stops)
How to play the classic card game Fan Tan, commonly known as Stops or Sevens. Get the complete rules, set up and gameplay.

How to Play Rock Paper Scissors
How to play the classic game Rock Paper Scissors. Get Rock Paper Scissors strategy ideas and tips on winning Rock Paper Scissors.

How to Play Checkers (Standard U.S. Rules)
The complete rules for the standard U.S. version of Checkers.

War Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the children's card game War, including an original variant.

Pyramid Solitaire - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for Pyramid Solitaire, also known as Solitaire 13.

Concentration / Memory - Card Game Rules
Complete rules for the card game Concentration, also known as Memory.

Scoring a Play Covering 2 Triple Word Score Squares
An answer to the question, how do you score a play covering two Triple Word Score squares?

Best Free Board Games
There's a lot available for free on the Internet -- including board games. Here are my picks for the best free board games available over the Web.

Free Games to Play With Your Family (Or Large Group)
These free games can be played right now with a large group, requiring only paper and pencils, and perhaps a deck of cards. In some cases, no equipment at all is needed.

Crazy Eights Rules - Card Game
The complete rules for the card game Crazy Eights.

Hearts - Complete Card Game Rules
The complete rules for Hearts, a trick-taking game in which you want to avoid taking certain tricks.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker Rules
Texas Hold 'Em is the version of Poker played in many casinos, and seen on the Travel Channel's World Poker Tour and ESPN's World Series of Poker. These are the basic rules for Texas Hold 'Em Poker.

Mah Jongg - How to Play Mahjong - Complete Rules
Basic rules for the popular game Mah Jongg, also known as Mahjong. This summary covers the basic Mahjong rules which apply to most variants.

Top 10 Best Starting Hands for Texas Hold 'Em Poker
A list of the top 10 best starting hands for Texas Hold 'Em Poker.

I Doubt It - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game I Doubt It.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker Strategy Tips
Strategy tips for beginniners in the game of Texas Hold 'Em Poker.

Pitch - Complete Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Pitch, also known as Auction Pitch or Setback.

Two-Letter Words - Important Scrabble Words to Know
Legal Scrabble (and Words With Friends) two-letter words. Learning these words is a key to being a better Scrabble player.

Rummy - Card Game Rules and Strategies
The complete rules for the card game Rummy.

Old Maid Rules - Card Game
The complete rules for the card game Old Maid.

Scrabble: Four-Letter Z Words (List)
A list of all the four-letter words including the letter Z which are legal in the board game Scrabble.

Scrabble Word Lists - Become a Better Scrabble Player
A collection of word lists for players who want to be better at Scrabble or Words With Friends.

Three-Handed Euchre - Card Game Rules and Strategies
The complete rules of three-handed Euchre, a popular and relatively simple trick-taking card game also known as Cutthroat.

How to Win at Clue (Cluedo) - Strategies and Hints
A list of tips for players who want to learn how to win at Clue (Cluedo), the board game. These basic Clue strategies offer hints on how best to travel the board, make suggestions, and use the cards in your hand.

Scrabble Words - Three-Letter Z Words
A list of all the three-letter words including the letter Z which are legal in the board game Scrabble.

Snap - Children's Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the children's card game Snap.

How to Win at Scrabble and Words With Friends
Simple tips anyone can use to improve your chances of winning a game of Scrabble, or a game of Words With Friends.

How to Play Stratego (Summary of the Basic Rules)
A brief summary of the rules of the board game Stratego.

Gin Rummy - Complete Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Gin Rummy.

Five Easy Ways to Improve at Texas Hold 'Em Poker
Five simple tips to help you become a better Texas Hold 'Em Poker player.

Klondike Solitaire - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for Klondike Solitaire, a card game also known as Fascination or Demon Patience.

Spit - Speed - Slam - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Spit, also known as Speed or Slam.

How to Win at Connect Four: Basic Strategy Tips
Some basic tips designed to help teach you how to win at the board game Connect 4.

Host a Texas Hold 'Em Poker Party
Tips for hosting a successful Texas Hold 'Em Poker party at your house.

Dice Probabilities - Rolling 2 Six-Sided Dice
The probabilities for rolling two six-sided dice, which is useful knowledge when playing many board games, including Monopoly.

Scrabble Words - Four-Letter X Words
A list of all the four-letter words including the letter X which are legal in the board game Scrabble.

Top 5 Worst Starting Hands for Texas Hold 'Em Poker
A look at the worst starting hands for Texas Hold 'Em Poker.

How to Set Up a Backgammon Board
Simple tips on how to set up a backgammon board. These are the absolute basics to make sure you do it right every time.

How to Win at Ticket to Ride - Basic Strategy
A few basic strategy tips for the board game Ticket to Ride. These beginner's strategies will help players who want to learn how to win at Ticket to Ride.

How to Play Dominion - Basic Rules
An explanation of the basic rules of Dominion, the card game. This article gives a basic overview of how to play Dominion.

Hearts - Card Game Strategy and Tips
Some basic strategy tips for the card game Hearts. An exploration of basic hearts strategy from bleeding and defending spades, to creating and using voids.

Two-Handed Euchre - Card Game Rules
The complete rules of Two-Handed Euchre, a popular and relatively simple trick-taking card game for two players.

Top 10 Mystery and Deduction Board Games
Mystery and deduction board games and card games are among my favorites. Here are my picks for the top 10 mystery games.

Top 10 Cooperative Board Games and Card Games
Many excellent cooperative board games and card games have been published in recent years, including Pandemic and Battlestar Galactica. Here are my picks for the best cooperative games.

Rules for the Card Game Clock Solitaire
The complete rules for the solitaire card game Clock, also known as Four of a Kind, Hidden Cards, Sun Dial, and Travelers.

Review of Wits & Wagers Trivia Game
A review of the trivia/party game Wits & Wagers, first published in 2005 by North Star Games.

Pig (Dice Game) - Complete Rules of Pig
The complete rules for Pig, a fun dice game played with a single six-sided die.

Scrabble Words: Vowel-Heavy Five-Letter Words
Knowing these vowel-heavy five-letter words can help improve your Scrabble game.

Oh Hell (Blackout or Oh Pshaw) - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the trick-taking card game Oh Hell.

Monopoly - What Tokens Were Originally Included?
An answer to the questions: What tokens were originally included in the game of Monopoly? What tokens are included today?

Hearts - Shoot the Moon - Card Game Rules
Basic strategy tips on how to shoot the moon in hearts. Advice on what to pass, and what to play, if you plan on shooting the moon.

Buying Poker Chips - How to Get the Best Deal
How to get the best deal when you decide to buy Poker chips.

Golf Solitaire Card Game - Rules and Gameplay
The complete rules for Golf Solitaire, a card game which can be played by a single player.

Best Board Games & Card Games for 7 or More Players
When you have a lot of players who want to play the same game, it can be a challenge. These are my picks for the best games which accomodate seven or more players.

Review of Ticket to Ride Game
A review of the absolutely wonderful board game Ticket to Ride, designed by Alan R. Moon and published by Days of Wonder.

The Complete Guide to Pandemic Board Game
The Complete Guide to Pandemic includes strategy tips, a game review, and more resources for players of the board game Pandemic.

Best Places to Buy Used Board Games and Card Games
My picks for the best places to buy used board games and card games.

Chicken Foot Dominoes Rules
The complete rules for Chicken Foot Dominoes, which is based on the domino game Maltese Cross and is part of the same family of games that includes Mexican Train.

Stratego - Bomb Placement Strategy
A guide to bomb placement strategy options in the board game Stratego. An analysis of the various places you can deploy your bombs, including the popular

Before You Buy Board Games or Card Games
A primer on things to think about before you buy a board game or a card game.

How to Win at Settlers of Catan Board Game
Learn how to win at Settlers of Catan, the popular European board game. These strategies will help you use your resources to win your next game of Settlers of Catan.

Settlers of Catan - Initial Placement Strategies
A guide to initial settlement placement in the board game Settlers of Catan. Learning how to place your starting settlements in Settlers is vital to increase your chances of winning.

Dominion Basic Strategy: Money Tips
A beginner's guide to the award-winning card game Dominion. A basic strategy primer offering a few key tips about money in Dominion, and how players should go about buying treasure.

Gin Rummy Card Game Strategy and Tips
These seven quick strategy tips will teach you how to win at Gin Rummy.

Scrabble Words - Three-Letter X Words
A list of all the three-letter words including the letter X which are legal in the board game Scrabble.

Scrabble Tile Distribution and Point Values
A look at how Scrabble tiles are distributed in the English versions of the word game.

How to Win at Backgammon
An article explaining how to win at Backgammon. A brief exploration of the five basic Backgammon strategies, and how to use them.

How to Win at Battleship
Strategy tips for players who want to learn how to win at Battleship. A collection of Battleship strategies for both placement of ships and firing of shots.

Scrabble Words - Three-Letter J Words
A list of all the three-letter words including the letter J which are legal in the board game Scrabble.

Board and Card Games - Online Gaming
Playing board and card games online can be fun, no matter what style of games you like best. These are some places to play board and card games online.

List of Football Board Games
These are my picks for the best football-themed (American football) board games ever published.

How to Play Pandemic - Board / Card Games
A guide to the cooperative board game Pandemic, where players work together to try to stop a deadly pandemic from spreading across the world map.

Hearts - What Cards To Pass
Basic passing strategy for the card game Hearts. Some suggestions on what cards to pass in each suit, and special considerations for what to pass to your left and right.

Vowel-Heavy 6-Letter Words for Scrabble
If you get stuck with a rack full of vowels in Scrabble, knowing these vowel-heavy six-letter words can help turn your fortune around.

Dominion Basic Strategy: Action Tips
A beginner's guide to action card strategies in the award-winning card game Dominion. This collection of basic strategy tips for using actions will help players to build decks that avoid dead draws.

Top 10 Train Board Games and Card Games
Even in this age of air travel, railroads hold a certain magical appeal. These games, several of which focus on the business aspect of railroads, are my picks for the best train games.

Slapjack Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Slapjack, an often loud, raucous game that works well with children from about age 5 and up.

Top 5 Ancient Board Games - the Classic Classics
These games are the classic classics - board games that have been played for centuries. They have elegant rules, depth, and continue to delight gamers.

The Best 5 Trick-Taking Card Games
My picks for the best trick-taking card games played with a traditional deck of cards.

Poker Solitaire - Card Game Rules and Gameplay
The complete rules for Poker Solitaire, a card game that can be played by a single player.

Dominion Deck Building Card Game Review
A review of the card game Dominion. This award-winning game uses a deck-building mechanic with many benefits.

Categories - Paper and Pencil Game Rules
The complete rules for Categories, a party game for 3 or more players that can be played with paper and pencils.

Review of the Cooperative Board Game Pandemic
A review of the cooperative board game Pandemic, including an overview of the good and bad points of Pandemic, and cooperative board games in general.

Three Thirteen - Rummy Card Game - Complete Rules
The complete rules of Three Thirteen, a version of Rummy played over 11 rounds.

The Complete Guide to Scrabble - Resources for Scrabble Players
The Complete Guide to Scrabble includes word lists, strategy tips, videos, and more.

Rules for Omaha Hold 'Em Poker Game
Omaha Hold 'Em is a close relative of Texas Hold 'Em. These are the complete rules for Omaha Hold 'Em Poker.

Spiel des Jahres Award Winners - Complete List
A complete list of the board games which have won the Spiel des Jahres, Germany's Family Game of the Year award and the most prestigious award a game can win.

Best Car Racing Board Games (Top 5 List)
I love race games, and these are my picks for the best car racing-themed board games and card games.

Beggar My Neighbor - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the children's card game Beggar My Neighbor.

The Complete Guide to Dominion (Card Game)
The Complete Guide to Dominion includes strategy tips, a game review, and more resources for players of the card game Dominion.

Euchre - How to Bid in Euchre
An explanation of how to bid in the card game Euchre, and what factors a player should consider. Both soft and concrete methods of hand analysis are offered for players trying to figure out when to call up trump.

Railroad Euchre - Card Game - Euchre Variants
The rules for Railroad Euchre, a series of variants designed to make the trick-taking card game quicker.

Who Invented Monopoly?
Find out who invented the classic board game, as well as learn more about the game's history and origins.

Clue / Cluedo - Deduction Game - Profile of Clue / Cluedo
A profile of the deduction game Clue / Cluedo, judged to be one of the most historically and culturally significant games published since 1800.

How Much Are Old Monopoly Games Worth?
An answer to the question: How much are old Monopoly games worth?

How To Find Board or Card Game Rules or Instructions
How to find lost rules or instructions for board games and card games.

What Are the Rules for Playing a Blank Tile?
An answer to the question, what are the rules for playing a blank tile in Scrabble?

Block Ten Solitaire - Complete Rules - Card Game
The complete rules for the card game Block Ten Solitaire.

Dominion Strategy - Trashing Cards in Dominion
A basic explanation of the importance of trashing cards in Dominion. This guide explains the benefits of deck-thinning, and examines the cards like Chapel that allow a player to trash cards to improve the deck.

Winning Strategy Tips for Board Game 'Puerto Rico'
New players can learn the importance of early money, the advantage of predicting what role your opponent might choose, and the key of comparative advantage over absolute advantage.

How to Use a Backgammon Doubling Cube
How to use a backgammon doubling cube. It brings a significant amount of additional strategy to the game, and is widely used by serious players.

Canfield Solitaire - Complete Rules - Card Game
The complete rules for the card game Canfield Solitaire.

Top 5 Horse Racing Board Games
Horse racing is a sport that translates well to board games. These are my picks for the best board games based on horse racing.

Top 5 Short and Fast Board and Card Games
Sometimes, you just don't have a lot of time to play board games. When that happens to you, make sure you have one or more of these great short and fast games handy -- none of them take a long time to play (all can be completed in 5 to 10 minutes).

Euchre (Card Game) - How to Cheat and Steal
Euchre is the rare card game where players generally allow a certain amount of acceptable cheating. For those interested in learning how to cheat at Euchre, this article covers stealing the deal, six flags, and the double draw.

Settlers of Catan - Review - Board Game
A review of the board game Settlers of Catan, a modern classic.

Scrabble - Vowel-Heavy 7- and 8-Letter Words
When your Scrabble rack is filled with vowels, knowing these vowel-heavy words (seven and eight letters long) can help turn your fortune around.

Complete Rules of Nine Men's Morris
The complete rules for the board game Nine Men's Morris.

Scrabble FAQ: Winning and Ending the Game
An answer to the question, when is a game of Scrabble over?

Scrabble Words - Vowel-Heavy 2 and 3-Letter Words
Knowing these vowel-heavy two- and three-letter words can help improve your Scrabble game.

Are the Official Monopoly Rules Available Online?
Are the official Monopoly rules available online?

Are Qi and Za Damaging Scrabble?
When the two-letter words

Play Axis & Allies: 1942 Online at GTO
GameTable Online (GTO) has unveiled an online version of the board game Axis & Allies: 1942, published by Wizards of the Coast / Hasbro as the 25th Anniversary

Wink Murder (Murder Handshake) Rules and Gameplay
The complete rules for the parlor game known as Wink Murder or Murder Handshake.

"Celebrities" Party Game Rules and Gameplay
The complete rules for the paper-and-pencil party game Celebrities.

Stratego Flag Placement Strategy
This article on Stratego strategy examines the pros and cons of different flag placements during the setup phase.

Salvo (Battleships) Rules and Gameplay
The complete rules for Salvo, also known as Battleships, a paper and pencil game.

Top 10 Bluffing Games
Everyone who's ever played a hand of Poker knows how important it is to be a good bluffer. That skill will also help you win some of these favorite games.

Popular Travel Board and Card Games
Hitting the road -- or the water, or the rails, or the air -- can be a trying experience. But if you're prepared with something to pass the time, your trip will seem much shorter. These games are all designed to go along with you.

The Top Ten Card Games of 2010
My picks for the top 10 card games published in 2010.

Great Board Game Designers
A look at some of the best board game designers in history.

The Best Ticket to Ride Games
A look at the best Ticket to Ride board games.

Origins Game Fair Convention - Attendee Information
Information to help you plan a trip to the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio.

10 Days in... Series Game Boxes
All four games in the 10 Days in... Series, on display at the 2006 American International Toy Fair. Page 2.

Games That Changed the World
The 10 board games published since 1800 that have had the biggest cultural impact.

Do I Have to Build Evenly in Monopoly?
An answer to this question about the board game Monopoly: Do I have to build evenly?

When Can I Exchange Tiles in Scrabble?
An answer to the question, when can I exchange tiles in a game of Scrabble?

Cranium Party Board Game Brief Review
A review of the party board game Cranium.

What are Designer Board Games? - Basic Info
Learn about a relatively new crop of board games and card games which have come to be known as designer games, German games, or Euro-games.

BoardGameGeek Golden Geek Awards Winners (2012)
A look at the winners of the annual BoardGameGeek Golden Geek Awards.

Chutes and Ladders Board Game Profile and Gameplay
A profile of Chutes and Ladders, based on the ancient game of Snakes and Ladders and published by Milton Bradley in 1943.

How to Find Replacement Board Game Parts
How to find replacement game parts for board games, card games and other table games.

How to Challenge a Word in Scrabble
An explanation of how to challenge a word in Scrabble, including the challenge rules for Scrabble. Also discusses the various penalties for challenged words in Scrabble.

Most Offensive Board Games and Card Games
A look at the most offensive board games and card games ever published.

How Can I Play Monopoly Online?
An answer to the question: How can I play Monopoly online?

Top Economic and Money Board Games List
In 1883, George Parker (later joined by his brother Charles in the game business) published the board game Banking. Ever since, games with economic themes have been a staple. Here are some of the very best economic board games.

How Much Money Does the Bank Have? - Monopoly FAQ
An answer to the question: How much money does the bank have in the board game Monopoly?

How Can I Make Monopoly More Fun to Play?
An answer to the question, How can I make Monopoly more fun to play?

Top Negotiation Board and Card Games List
My picks for the best negotiation board games and card games.

The License Plate Game Complete Rules
The complete rules for the License Plate Game, which can be played on long car trips.

American International Toy Fair in New York City
Information about the American International Toy Fair, a trade show held each February in New York City.

The Best Games of 1977 - Board Games - Card Games
My picks for the best board games and card games published in 1977.

The Best Games of 1980 - Board Games - Card Games
My picks for the best board games and card games published in 1980.

The Best Games of 1979 - Board Games - Card Games
My picks for the best board games and card games published in 1979.

1992 Award-Winning Games - Board Games - Card Games
A look at the board games and card games which won significant awards in 1992.

The Best Games of 1988 - Board Games - Card Games
A look at the board games and card games which won significant awards in 1989.

2012 Readers' Choice Awards - Best Board Games and Card Games
What were the best board games and card games of 2011? Make your nominations here for the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards!

The Complete Guide to Ticket to Ride
The Complete Guide to Ticket to Ride, including a review of the game, an interview with the designer, strategy tips and more.

2010 Award Winning Games - Board Games - Card Games
A look at the board games and card games which won significant awards in 2010.

Top 10 Card Games of 2011
My picks for the best card games published in 2011.

Top 10 Press Your Luck Games - Board Games
My picks for the top 10 press-your-luck board games and dice games, one of my favorite genres.

Tic-Tac-Toe - Game Rules With Variants
The complete rules for Tic Tac Toe, with variants which can make the game more challenging.

How Much Do I Owe for Income Tax? - Monopoly FAQ
An answer to the question: How do I calculate how much I owe for Income Tax?

Cribbage Strategy - Discarding to Your Crib
Some Cribbage strategy on what to discard for your crib. Splitting up a good hand can be tricky, but there are some tips to help make it easier. Drop fives in the crib whenever possible. Hold your pairs, and drop two consecutive cards into the crib instead.

Oklahoma Gin - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Oklahoma Gin, a close relative of Gin Rummy.

The Complete Guide to Euchre - Resources for Euchre Players
The Complete Guide to Euchre includes rules, strategy tips, popular variants, and more.

All Fives Dominoes - Rules
The complete rules for All Fives, a game played with dominoes.

Boardwalk - Monopoly Property
An examination of Boardwalk, a property in the board game Monopoly.

Monopoly Millionaire
Information about the board game Monopoly Millionaire, published by Hasbro in 2012.

Go - How to Play Go - Complete Rules
Basic Rules for Go, the ancient abstract strategy game. This quick summary will teach you how to play Go.

Scrabble Frequently Asked Questions - Scrabble FAQ
A set of frequently asked questions about Scrabble, the most popular word game ever published.

Top 5 Games Designed by Richard Garfield - Richard Garfield Games
Richard Garfield is best known as the designer of Magic: the Gathering. But his resume also includes some other impressive games. Here are the best games designed by Richard Garfield.

Top 5 Spy Games - Board Games and Card Games
Spy games give us a chance to do something we're quite unlikely to do in real life -- participate in espionage. These are my picks for the best spy-themed board games and card games.

Uno - Card Game - Profile
A profile of the card game Uno, designed by Merle Robbins and originally published in 1971 by International Games.

Canasta - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Canasta, part of the Rummy family.

Trivial Pursuit - Trivia Game - Profile of Trivial Pursuit
A profile of the board game Trivial Pursuit, judged to be one of the most historically and culturally significant games published since 1800.

Crazy Eights - Basic Strategy
Some basic strategy tips for the card game Crazy Eights. Suggestions on how to win at Crazy Eights that include advice for when to switch suits and when to play your eights.

Catan Dice Game - Review
A review of the Catan Dice Game, designed by Klaus Teuber and published by Mayfair Games in 2007.

Monopoly FAQ - When to Buy Houses and Hotels
An answer to the question: When can I buy houses and hotels in the board game Monopoly?

Scrabble - Word Game - Profile of Scrabble
A profile of the word game Scrabble, designed by Alfred Mosher Butts and first published commercially in 1948 by James Brunot.

The Rivals for Catan - Game Review
A review of The Rivals for Catan card game. This 2-player game makes a wonderful couples' game for people looking for the Settlers of Catan feel without the extra players.

The Settlers of Catan - Board Game Profile - Board and Card Games Timeline
A profile of The Settlers of Catan, judged to be one of the most historically and culturally significant games published since 1800.

Settlers of Catan Event Cards
A look at the Event Card Deck for Settlers of Catan, published by Mayfair Games.

Texas 42 - Domino Game Rules
The complete rules for the trick-taking domino game Texas 42, also known as 42.

Form a Game Club and Host a Game Night
Suggestions on how to start a successful board game or card game club, as well as how to host a successful game night.

McDonald's Monopoly Scam of 2011 and FBI Investigation
In late August of 2011 eight people were arrested by the FBI for illegally using McDonald's

Political Board Games and Card Games
They say that politics makes for strange bedfellows. These political games make for some good times. Here are ten of our favorites.

The Complete Guide to Clue - Resources for Clue Players - Board Game
The Complete Guide to the board game Clue - also known as Cluedo - includes strategy tips, the history of Clue, and more.

The Complete Guide to Battleship - Resources for Battleship Players
The Complete Guide to Battleship includes rules, strategy tips, and more.

The Complete Guide to HeroScape - Resources for HeroScape Players
A collection of resources for players of the board game HeroScape, published by Hasbro.

The Complete Guide to Risk - Resources for Risk Players - Board Game
The Complete Guide to the board game Risk includes strategy tips, the history of Risk, and more.

The Complete Guide to The Settlers of Catan - Resources for Playing The Settlers of Catan
The Complete Guide to The Settlers of Catan includes a review, rules summary, strategy tips, and more.

The Complete Guide to Stratego - Resources for Stratego Players
The Complete Guide to Stratego features everything a Stratego player should know, including strategy tips, where to play online, and more.

Top 20 Board Games of the 2000s
My picks for the best 20 board games published from 2000 through 2009.

Top 5 Games Designed by Alan R. Moon - Board Games and Card Games
Alan R. Moon has designed many board games and card games through the years, and it seems that he just gets better as time goes on. Here are my picks for his best five games.

Top 10 Easy-to-Find Games of 2009 - Board Games and Card Games
My picks for the top 10 easy-to-find board games and card games of 2009.

Top 10 Collectible Games of 2006
A look at my picks for the best collectible games -- such as collectible miniatures games and collectible card games -- published in 2006.

Top 5 Archeology Games - Board Games and Card Games
Here are my picks for the best archeology board games and card games, games which bring the thrill of uncovering hidden treasure to your table.

Top 5 Golf Games - Board Games and Card Games
Golf is a rather odd sport to make the transition to board games and card games, but it has been converted numerous times, and some of those games are quite good. Here are my picks for the best golf games.

Top 5 Dexterity Games
Dexterity games are those which challenge players on a physically as well as mentally. Games like Operation and Don't Break the Ice are good examples of well-known dexterity games, although they didn't make my list of the best.

Best Spiel des Jahres Winners - Board Games and Card Games
A list of my picks for the best games to ever win the Spiel des Jahres, Germany's award for Family Game of the Year.

Top 5 Food-Themed Games - Board Games and Card Games
When we're hungry, our minds generally turn to food. The designers of these games must have been hungry! Here are my picks for the best food-themed board games and card games.

Top 5 Games Set in Ancient Rome - Board Games and Card Games
Rome is a popular setting for board games, and these are my picks for the best games set in ancient Rome.

Top 5 Games Designed by Richard Borg - Board Games and Card Games
Richard Borg has designed some of the best games available today, including the World War II game Memoir '44 and the addictive Liar's Dice. Here are my picks for the top games designed by Richard Borg.

Summoner Wars - Game Review
A review of the fantasy battle game Summoner Wars, designed by Colby Dauch and published by Plaid Hat Games.

Runebound - Game Review
A review of the adventure game Runebound. Runebound is one of the big board games in the adventure game genre, having cemented its place with multiple editions and a small infinity of expansions. Good components and theme are two of the advantages that Runebound offers.

1st & Goal - Review - Football Board Game
A review of the football-themed board game 1st & Goal, designed by Stephen Glenn and published by R&R Games in 2011.

Samurai Sword - Card Game Review
A review of the card game Samurai Sword, designed by Emiliano Sciarra and published by dV Giochi / daVinci.

Survive: Escape from Atlantis! - Game Review
A review of the board game Survive: Escape from Atlantis! This board game is a re-release of the classic game of sharks and sinking islands, now updated with higher production value by Stronghold Games.

Napolean - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Napolean, a trick-taking card game that's a cousin of Euchre.

Cribbage Strategy - Discarding to Opposing Crib
Some Cribbage strategy tips about what to discard to an opposing crib. Obviously, you shouldn't be discarding two cards that are worth points together. Avoid discarding fives, which will likely become points. And be careful of numbers near 7 and 8.

Muggins - Domino Game - Rules
The complete rules for Muggins, a game played with dominoes.

Puerto Rico - Builder Strategy Guide
Some strategy tips for picking the Builder in the board game Puerto Rico. Various pieces of advice for how to use the Builder role effectively in Puerto Rico, such as when you should build and what to grab first.

Dominion Strategy - Militia
Some strategy tips for playing the Militia card in the game Dominion. Militia remains a decent card throughout the game, so consider buying one early on. And look out for the one card that will let your opponents laugh at your Militia.

Dominion Strategy - Bureaucrat
Some tips on using Bureaucrat in the card game Dominion. Buy a Bureaucrat early if you plan on getting one at all, as they lose effectiveness in the mid-game. Pay attention to your opponent's deck, to see if the Bureaucrat has become a weak card for you.

Dominion Strategy - Thief
Some tips on using the Thief in the card game Dominion. Thief is a card that can be very powerful or completely useless, depending on luck and circumstance. Generally speaking, buying it early on will tend towards useless. However, given the right circumstances, you can use it to quickly gain lots of treasure.

Dominion Strategy - Witch
Here are some quick tips to using the Witch in the card game Dominion. Buy the Witch as early as possible. Don't let any opponent have a witch monopoly. And here are some cards that combo well with witch.

Auction Euchre - Complete Rules
The complete rules for Auction Euchre, which is also known as Five-Handed, Six-Handed or Seven-Handed Euchre.

Settlers of Catan - Trading Strategy
A guide to trading in Settlers of Catan. An important Settlers strategy is learning how to take advantage of the trading that goes on.

Hasenpfeffer - Card Game Rules
The complete rules of Hasenpfeffer, a trick-taking card game that is a very close relative of Euchre.

The Complete Guide to Hearts - Card Game - Resources for Hearts Players
The Complete Guide to Hearts (also known as Black Maria) includes rules, strategy tips, popular variants, and more.

Hollywood Gin Rules - Card Game
The complete rules for the card game Hollywood Gin.

Accordion Solitaire - Card Game - Complete Rules - Idle Year
The complete rules for the card game Accordion Solitaire.

Top 5 Voting Games - Board Games and Card Games
Board games and card games in which players vote on the outcome provide a unique experience. Here are the best of these voting games.

Nightfall - Game Review
A review of the card game Nightfall, published by Alderac Entertainment Group. This highly interactive deck-building game about vampires and werewolves features a number of clever mechanics.

Chicken Cha Cha Cha - Game Review - Children's Board Game
A review of the children's game Chicken Cha Cha Cha, designed by Klaus Zoch and published by Rio Grande Games.

The Secret Door - Review - Cooperative Children's Game
A review of the cooperative children's game The Secret Door, designed by Jim Deacover and published by Family Pastimes.

Hasbro Speaks - Milton Bradley, Parker Brothers Very Much Alive
Hasbro responds to rumors that they have decided to stop using the brand names Milton Bradley and Parker Brothers.

Tongiaki - Board Game - Interview with Game Designer Thomas Rauscher
An interview with game designer Thomas Rauscher, in which he discusses Tongiaki, his first published board game.

International Gamers Awards - 2003 Nominees - Board Games
A look at the 2003 Nominees for the International Gamers Awards.

2003 International Gamers Awards - Winners
The winners of the 2003 International Gamers Awards.

2003 International Gamers Awards - Winners
The winners of the 2003 International Gamers Awards, an award presented to outstanding board games and card games.

Lord of the Rings Risk - Board Game
Information about the Lord of the Rings Risk board game published by Hasbro.

Monopoly 101 - About the Board Game Monopoly
A primer on the board game Monopoly, including a strategy guide, rules and variants, history of Monopoly, and much more.

Most Popular Board Games and Card Games of 2003
A look at the most popular board games and card games in 2003, as measured by how often people played them.

Break the Safe - Cooperative Board Game
Information about the board game Break the Safe, which features a 30-minute time limit and cooperative play, published by Mattel in 2003.

Spielboy - Game Humor for Adults
The web site Spielboy provides game-related humor for adults.

Topps to Acquire WizKids
The Topps Company recently announced that it plans to acquire WizKids, a privately held game publisher headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.

Warcraft - Board Game Version
A board game version of the popular computer game Warcraft, published by Fantasy Flight Games.

Bicycle Racing Games - Board and Card Games
Board games and card games with a bicycle racing theme.

Searching for Game Rules - Board Games - Card Games
Tips on how to find a replacement copy of rules for board and card games.

Survivor All-Stars - Favorite Board Games
We look at the contestants of the Survivor All-Star Edition and their favorite board games, using this information to predict the winner.

Survivor Pearl Islands - Favorite Board Games
We look at the contestants of Survivor: Pearl Island and their favorite board games, using this information to predict the winner.

Twister Moves - Nick and Aaron Carter - Twister Game
Nick and Aaron Carter help launch a new Twister game, Twister Moves.

Determining a Board Game's Value
How do you determine the value of a board game? This article examines that question and offers some tips.

Pandemic - How to Avoid Outbreaks
A beginner's guide to avoiding outbreaks in the cooperative board game Pandemic. These strategy tips will help you stop outbreaks from happening.

Dominion: Starting Setup Strategies
A guide to the starting setup in Dominion. A variety of strategy tips for the Beginner layout, including an examination of opening buy options, and how to avoid too many terminal actions.

Horse Racing Board Games
A look at board games which attempt to recreate the excitement and energy of horse racing.

2005 Games Magazine Games 100
The winners of the 2005 Games Magazine Games 100, including the Game of the Year and the winner and runners-up in eight categories.

Mensa Select Games - Mensa Mind Games - Award Winners - Board Games - Card Games
A look at the annual Mensa Mind Games competition and the winners of the Mensa Select seal for board games and card games.

Authors - Card Game Rules
The complete rules for the card game Authors, which is essentially a slightly advanced version of Go Fish.

Making Custom Crokinole Boards - Carl and Stan Hilinski
An interview with Carl and Stan Hilinski, brothers who make custom Crokinole boards.

Crokinole - Complete Rules
The complete rules for the board game Crokinole.

Breakthrough - Free 8x8 Board Game - By Dan Troyka
The complete rules for Breakthrough by Dan Troyka, an entry in the 2001 8x8 Game Design Competition.

Euchre - What Card to Lead in Euchre
For new Euchre players learning the game, it is often difficult to figure out what card to lead. This article explains some basic Euchre strategy, and three overarching guidelines for what to lead in Euchre.

HeroScape - Great Armies for Beginners
Some tips on assembling a great army for your HeroScape battles.

HeroScape - Purchasing the Right Terrain
Tips on how to acquire the best terrain to make your HeroScape games great.

Monopoly Here & Now - Board Game - United States Edition
A look at Monopoly Here & Now, the U.S. edition published by Parker Brothers in September 2006.

Monopoly Here and Now - The World Edition - Board Game
Information about Monopoly Here and Now - The World Edition, published in 2008 by Hasbro.

New Monopoly Piece - Sack of Money
The voting public chooses a sack of money to join the 10 other traditional playing pieces in the board game Monopoly.

Capture - Paper and Pencil Game - Complete Rules of Capture
The complete rules for Capture, a strategy game played with pencil and paper. Capture is also known as Boxes, Squares, or Dots and Dashes.

Deal or No Deal Games - DVD Game - Board Game - Card Game - Reviews
A review of three Deal or No Deal games: the board game, the card game and the DVD game.

Dukes of Hazzard Games - Board Game and Card Game
A look at the Dukes of Hazzard board game and the Dukes of Hazzard card game.

High School Musical - Board Games and Card Games
Board games and card games based on the Disney Channel movie High School Musical.

Chronicles of Narnia Board Games and Card Games
A look at several board games based on The Chronicles of Narnia.

X-Men Board Games and Card Games
A look at board games and card games featuring The X-Men.

The History of Risk - Board Game
The history of the classic board game Risk.

Best Scrabble Web Sites
A look at the best Scrabble web sites, as chosen by Scrabble guru Joel Sherman.

Three Men's Morris - Complete Rules of Three Men's Morris
The complete rules for the board game Three Men's Morris.

Yacht - Dice Game Rules - Rules of Yacht
The complete rules for the dice game Yacht, the public domain game upon which the published games Yahtzee and Kismet are both based.

Twilight Struggle - Board Game - Interview with Designers Jason Matthews and Ananda Gupta
An interview with Jason Matthews and Ananda Gupta, designers of the Cold Ward board game Twilight Struggle.

Twilight Struggle - Cold War Board Game - Interview
Page 2 of an interview with Jason Matthews and Ananda Gupta, designers of the Cold Ward board game Twilight Struggle.

Podcasts About Board Games and Card Games
A collection of podcasts about board games and card games, along with mini-reviews of each.

Hasbro - Brief History - Game Publisher - Board Games - Card Games
Hasbro was founded in 1923 by Henry and Merrill Hassenfeld. Here's a brief history of the company and how it grew to be the Hasbro we know today.

SimplyFun Games - New Approach to Game Distribution
An interview with Gail DeGiulio, the former Wizards of the Coast executive who runs the game publisher SimplyFun and is trying to bring a Pampered Chef style of distribution to the game industry.

SimplyFun Games - Choosing Games - Hosting Parties
Page two of an interview with Gail DeGiulio, the former Wizards of the Coast executive who runs SimplyFun Games and is trying to bring a Pampered Chef style of distribution to the game industry. Page 2.

Risk 2210 AD - Board Game Review
A review of the board game Risk 2210 AD, a futuristic reworking of the classic game Risk.

Risk 2210 AD - Board Game Review - Page 2
Page two of a review of the board game Risk 2210 AD, a futuristic reworking of the classic game Risk. Page 2.