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January 2022

Thunder Road Vendetta Board Game

A deadly new driving board game has been released from the team at Restoration Games, offering a chance to play the classic combat racing game first released in 1986. Complete with 5 double-sided road signs, 12 mini cars, mini choppers,…

Try Crokicurl in Maple Grove

5:13 p.m. | Friday, January 21, 2022https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rz_HJGlOINCCrokicurl is a combination of the crokinole board game and the sport of curling. The sport may have originated in Canada, but you can try it out in Maple Grove…

Why You Can’t Resist Wordle

Before playing the game, you've probably seen the grids on social media, five-by-six rows of emoji squares in grey, yellow and green. At first they seemed mysterious. Each grid contained a different color pattern. Some who shared their…

The romanticism of chess

I wanted to write a dissertation, but the connective tissue of the dissertation did not interest me. I wanted to return memories that would pop up like mushrooms and quickly fade away. I owe a lot to where I grew up, in a black…