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Digital Trends: “At long last, somebody finally built a fully functional X-Wing drone”

Digital Trends: “At long last, somebody finally built a fully functional X-Wing drone”

Other April 13, 2017 0

By Drew Prindle  “At this point, if you don’t know who Oliver C is, chances are pretty good that you’ve been living under a rock. Over the past few months, this guy has won the

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Cyningstan: In Search of the Lost Games

Cyningstan: In Search of the Lost Games

Other March 24, 2017 0

“The traditional board games that have survived from historic times serve as a treasure trove of entertainment for the modern gamer. But not all of them have come down to us intact. The boards

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The National Interest: Don’t Exile Thucydides from the War Colleges

The National Interest: Don’t Exile Thucydides from the War Colleges

Other March 24, 2017 0

By James Holmes John Maurer “Last month at War on the Rocks, Marine War College professor Jim Lacey held forth on how to teach Thucydides. Read the whole thing and hurry back! Let’s congratulate Professor Lacey

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FiveThirtyEight: Crowdfunding Is Driving A $196 Million Board Game Renaissance

FiveThirtyEight: Crowdfunding Is Driving A $196 Million Board Game Renaissance

Other March 19, 2017 0

By Oliver Roeder “Albert Mach wants to help you lead a Viking clan. He wants you to compete for honor and treasure and the control of islands. He wants you to tame the wild dragon.

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Court settles debate that’s divided grammar nerds for decades

Court settles debate that’s divided grammar nerds for decades

Other March 19, 2017 0

By MARISSA WENZKE “Ah, the Oxford comma. Journalists often fight over it, academics love it and a lot of people don’t care about or even know what it is. But this singular bit of punctuation

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Do photographs show a prototype of the new F/A-37 military plane?

Do photographs show a prototype of the new F/A-37 military plane?

Fred Manzo February 17, 2017 0

By Fred Manzo There is a great series of photos traveling around the internet regarding naval maneuvers involving a three carrier task force, the newest secret US stealth fighter (the F/A-37 Talon) and the

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When the Army went Mad Max: Vietnam gun trucks (16 PHOTOS)

When the Army went Mad Max: Vietnam gun trucks (16 PHOTOS)

Other February 17, 2017 0

By Chris Eger “A largely forgotten part of the war in South East Asia was the one fought by the U.S. Army’s gun trucks as part of convoy operations through the heart of enemy territory.

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Building a Board Game Empire on Disney’s Shoulders

Building a Board Game Empire on Disney’s Shoulders

Fred Manzo February 10, 2017 0

After Settlers of Catan, cardboard and plastic are booming. Jacobe Chrisman’s Wonder Forge has channeled that success into the kid zone.   by David Sax   “On a large, reclaimed-metal conference table in the

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Never Leave  Man Behind

Never Leave Man Behind

Other February 10, 2017 0

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Flying Pig: Yaah #8, with “The Race to the Sea – 1914” to be released in January 2017

Flying Pig: Yaah #8, with “The Race to the Sea – 1914” to be released in January 2017

Other December 17, 2016 0

By the Flying Pig Staff: Includes Unique WWI Game, Race to the Sea Shipping early January. Our BIGGEST issue yet. Pre-order here to get over 10% off of the beautiful, perfect bound, full-color magazine and Race

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