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Chase Games on a Double Board
A few years back, I picked up a copy of "New Rules for Clasic Games" by R. Wayne Schmittberger. In one section he discusses how Chase games (Fox & Geese,...
Apr 2, 2009
Three Player Games - The Petty Diplomacy Problem
THREE PLAYER GAMES AND THE PETTY DIPLOMACY PROBLEM The "Petty Diplomacy" Problem refers to flaw well known to game designers. Three-player games of pure...
Mar 30, 2009
Rules to Simultaneous Connect Four
Simultaneous Connect Four by Richard Hutnik (copyright 2009) Introduction: This is Simultaneous Connect Four. It is simultaneous, because both players select...
Mar 27, 2009
More fun with the Klein bottle...
When you cut a hole in a Klein bottle and stretch the hole outward, you end up with a Klein bottle embedded in a flat surface. I tacked the alternative...
Mar 12, 2009
New Game: Hex KB
Hex KB (Klein bottle) http://www.markstee
html Mark Steere Games http://www.markstee
Mar 6, 2009
Hi! I created Mine-isolator. Please try it at www.hexgo.com...
Feb 25, 2009
Chess, Checkers and Go in TV ads.
Ok, I happened to find all these ads on YouTube that I had written about. Something may be afoot here that can be capitalized on. The Domino's Ad featuring Go:...
Jan 13, 2009
People's thoughts on Chess960? Is it an abstract strategy game?
This is Fischer'
s Random Chess. Is this an abstract strategy game or not?...
Dec 17, 2008
pdf Torus now uses an octagon/square tessellation to make the two players' goals exactly equivalent....
Dec 3, 2008
Over the years I've posted a number of abstract games here. Blood Diamonds is my first serious attempt at a themed game, and I thought some of you might be...
Nov 29, 2008
New Game: M-Torus
Nov 21, 2008
New Game: Mobius
Nov 17, 2008
Mark Steere Games - Recent Releases
Mark Steere Games - Summary of Recent Releases 1. Loophole 2D & 3D 2 Anchor 2D & 3D 3. Lariat 2D & 3D 4. Super Lariat (3D only. A 2D version would be...
Nov 13, 2008
New Game: Anchor 2D
Anchor 2D: http://www.markstee
Nov 11, 2008
New Game: Loophole
Loophole 2D: http://www.markstee
pdf Loophole 3D: http://www.markstee
Nov 10, 2008
IAGO goes communist
Believe or not... The proprietor actually starts a new topic inviting commentary from the members - whether or not to ban Ralf. Then a few days later he ...
Nov 9, 2008
Super Lariat construction
Instructions for constructing a Super Lariat board: http://www.markstee
Nov 5, 2008
4th annual Cannon tournament
I just want to announce that registration has opened for the 4th annual Cannon tournament held online at www.SuperDuperGames
.org Registration deadline Dec 31st...
Nov 3, 2008
David E. Whitcher
Lariat Addendum: Super Lariat
Super Lariat: http://www.markstee
Nov 2, 2008
One stone for every time the game has been played....
Oct 29, 2008
New Game: Slash
Oct 29, 2008
Game programmers take note...
Scott Nesin, proprietor of Games By Email, is the best programmer I know of. Why, because he programmed my games? No. A lot of people have written excellent...
Oct 26, 2008
New Game: Lariat
Oct 25, 2008
Tzaar at Boardspace.net
Tzaar is now playable at Boardspace.net http://boardspace.
Oct 21, 2008
Inital inductees in the IAGO Hall of Fame unveiled
The list of the initial inductees has been unveiled here: http://www.IAGOHall
OfFame.com A BoardgameGeek Geeklist on the games are here: ...
Oct 20, 2008
Today, October 9th, is National Chess Day in USA
chess-day President Gerald Ford set October 9th, 1976 aside as a day "To give special recognition to a game that...
Oct 10, 2008
Anyone know if this single line abstract strategy game exists?
While waking up this morning these rules came to me. I am curious if this game exists or not. It needs a name. As of now, it is called "The Single Line...
Oct 10, 2008
National Gaming Day is Saturday, November 15th
I got this in the email (please copy and paste the links into a web browser to review): National Gaming Day Saturday, November 15th, 2008. At your Local...
Oct 9, 2008
Abstract Game developed by a woman?
I would be curious to know if there is any abstract game that was developed by a woman. Does anybody know?...
Oct 2, 2008
Egyptian bord games for pc
Hi, I found this site <http://www.
htm> about ancient bord games from Egypt. Now I would like to play them (or any of them) against the...
Sep 25, 2008
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