Posts Tagged ‘board games’
 
 
 
Toys
 
New Monopoly Cat Piece
New Monopoly Cat Piece
New Monopoly Cat Piece

Monopoly Replaces Iron Token With Cat Piece

Monopoly has a new game piece after getting rid of its iron token! It seems the Scottie dog piece has a new rival in the highly popular game with its new cat token. Fans voted in an online contest to add the new token to the Ha...
 
Gaming
 
Hungry Hungry Super Mario Hippos-1
Hungry Hungry Super Mario Hippos-1
Hungry Hungry Super Mario Hippos-1

Super Mario Bros. “Hungry-Hungry Hippos” Board Game (pics/video)

Hungry Hungry Hippos, otherwise known as Triple H, not of WWE fame, is an iconic game that screams childhood memories.  Each player is provided a select number of marbles and can eject them into the chow pit where upon players ...

 
Gaming
 
Klingon Monopoly-2
Klingon Monopoly-2
Klingon Monopoly-2

Klingon Monopoly Will Dominate Your Galaxy

The Next Generation of Monopoly has finally arrived.  And instead of battling for motels and hotels, or Park Plaza, you'll be in an all out battle to conquer the galaxy in Klingon Monopoly. For those with enough free time on th...
 
Gaming
 
Takara-Tomy-Battroborg-robot-2
Takara-Tomy-Battroborg-robot-2
Takara-Tomy-Battroborg-robot-2

BattroBorgs: Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em ROBOTS with a Wii Controller

Rock 'Em Sock 'Em robots are a pretty tired affair, at least in terms of gaming evolution.  But one could say the same for Hot Wheels, LEGOs, and a few other iconic brands.  So that might explain why the concept has never disap...

 
iPhone Apps
 
Hasbro zAPPed Games
Hasbro zAPPed Games
Hasbro zAPPed Games

Hasbro zAPPed Games: iOS Board Games

Hasbro’s upcoming zAPPed Games will provide new experiences for how users play iconic favorites like Battleship and Monoply. Collaborating with Volumique, a French-based innovator and provider of technologies that enable object...
 
Gaming
 
Monopoly-Live
Monopoly-Live
Monopoly-Live

8 Old School Board Games Turned Electronic (list/video)

Thanks to new technology, classic board games we’ve come to love as children have evolved to include electronic elements to their game play to fit modern times. These digital makeovers add some cool electronic features that add...

 
Gaming
 
Angry Birds Board Game
Angry Birds Board Game
Angry Birds Board Game

Angry Birds Board Game Now Available

We were kind of left wondering how the Angry Birds board game would play out.  But now, thanks to ThinkGeek, we've got all the answers we need.  First off it costs $23.99, before shipping costs that is.  Unlike the iPhone game ...
 
Gaming
 
Star Wars Operation
Star Wars Operation
Star Wars Operation

Star Wars Operation

Operation, the board game from a few decades past, has to be one of our all time favorites.  So there's no way that the original surgical game that requires a cunning amount of concentration could be topped, right?  Wrong.  The...

 
Gaming
 
Tron Legacy Board Game
Tron Legacy Board Game
Tron Legacy Board Game

TRON Legacy Board Game (video)

Check out this awesome homemade Tron board game.  Unfortunately, the pieces aren't motorized, but no matter, because it's replete with Light Cycles, movable light trails and is finished in a reflective blacklight paint.  While ...
 
Toys
 
Mattel's Radica Mindflex Duel game
Mattel's Radica Mindflex Duel game
Mattel's Radica Mindflex Duel game

Mattel’s Radica Mindflex Duel Game Forces You To Concentrate On Choking Your Opponent (video)

Mattel's Mindflex game was received with both cheers and jeers when it launched a few years ago. The original game called for the player to wear a headset that read brain activity.  An increase in brain activity increased the f...

 
Gaming
 
Monopoly Live
Monopoly Live
Monopoly Live

Monopoly Live Board Game Kills Dice And Money, Institutes God Like Tower Computer

Ask anyone and they'll probably agree with you that Monopoly is one of the most iconic board games of the last 20 years.  And during that time it has largely remained unchanged, that is until now. Much like a video game, the la...
 
Displays
 
Internet Chess Table
Internet Chess Table
Internet Chess Table

A Chess Table Connected To The Internet (video)

Internet chess has been around well before the turn of the century, but a physical Internet chess table, now we're talking.  The DIY project incorporates a low cost projector and webcam.  The webcam recognizes your moves (where...