Monthly Archives: June 2015

Online vs Traditional Poker how to Learn how to Play Poker

Being a novice Texas Hold ’em poker player (I say novice because I play as a hobby, not as a profession), I have played both online and traditional poker for years. I had the opportunity to learn the game in both realms; taking lessons from the “old school” poker players (watching them), and combining that

Recycled Books

What to do with all those boxes of wonderful, adventure-filled books cramming every free corner of the house? Problem solved! Sell, donate, recycle or get crafty. If money is the goal, online is the place to go. People balk at paying more than fifty cents for a hardback and a quarter for a paperback at

A Guide to Buying Toys and Games for your Children

A young child’s development can be impacted by many factors, including parental involvement, environmental factors and nutrition. While some factors in early childhood development may be out of your control, choosing which toys your children play with is one area where parents can and should exercise intelligent and thoughtful choice. When selecting toys that will

Civilization Iv Recon Units

Though it must be nice to get some glory as a combat unit, the prospect of getting killed isn’t always peachy-keen, Many people, surprisingly, want to live – and in order to remain useful, they decide to do some recon work instead. And this, surprisingly enough, can get them into even more trouble than being

Crackdown 2 Hints and Achievements Xbox 360

For those of you that played and enjoyed their first visit to Pacific City in Crackdown, then you’re sure to enjoy your return trip, minus some annoying mishaps that pop up now and then on the journey.  The city is once again under attacked by all manners of monstrous mutations during the long nights.  Daylight

Zenithian Armor

Now that you’ve gathered the whole team to the hero, it’s time to start searching the world for the Zenithian gear. Once you have the complete set you can proceed to the final struggles of the game – though tracking down each piece is a tough task. You can proceed in any order you want,

Gambling Gamble Win at Casino

Is there a way to win at casino? Yes, there is. The one sure way of winning at casino is to invest in the casino and do not gamble. Buy the shares in the stock market or be the preferred shareholder of the casino. If you like to gamble, all the more so you should

Review on Batlle of Tiles

Name of Game: Battle of Tiles.Type: Strategic board game.Producer: Bimboosoft.Price: $4.95Rating: 4/5. Who says that boardgames are boring? Battle of Tiles definitely proves otherwise. This is a chess-like game where you can experience some real excitement while moving you pieces across the board. If you love chess, you may love this game too. This games

Music Toys

Many children love to listen to music. It is wonderful to encourage this appreciation in kids, no matter how old they are. There are many toys that can help foster this love. Karaoke machine A child who loves music may enjoy singing to music. They make many different karaoke machines that allow children to sing

Magic the Gathering Card Analysis Pulse of the Fields

“Pulse of the Fields” is a white instant spell printed as a rare for the Magic the Gathering expansion set known as “Darksteel.”  This is one of the five pulse cards created for Magic the Gathering.  If you are playing with white cards, you can get some use out of Pulse of the Fields.  However,

Monopoly Deal Monopoly Card Game new Monopoly Game how to Play Monopoly Deal

The new card game, Monopoly Deal from Parker Brothers and Hasbro, is a great new twist on the popular classic board game Monopoly. It is based on many of the main strategies of the original board game of dealing and trading properties with other players. The game is simple consisting of just 110 playing cards

How to Play Tournament Texas Hold Em

If one were to ask ten different people advice on how to play tournament poker, that person might get some similar overall strategies but everybody’s intricate details and tips would differ.  The no-limit Hold’ Em poker strategy debateoffers many alternatives to successful play.   The beautiful thing about poker is everyone can play every hand a different way and

Civilization Iv Isabella

Queen Isabella of Spain is, quite frankly, a pain. Historically an interesting enough figure, she’s just plain annoying to play against in Civilization IV – which is a shame, since she seems to sprout up rather often. Be prepared for some nasty brawls with this religion-crazy monarch. As the leader of Spain, Isabella loves religion.

Good Board Games for Teens

Though video games have gone a long way to supplanting their older, less flashy brethren, board games are still going strong today. If anything they’re a bit stronger now than in the past decade, thanks primarily to review sites and shows such as Wil Wheaton’s Tabletop. But each board game has its niche, and not every

How to Make a Denim Organizer

Making a denim organizer can be real simple, and take hardly any time. You can decorate it to go into a child’s room, a closet, bathroom, or a scrap room. Simplicity is key, along with practicality, the only limit you will have of course depends on the size of the jeans that are being used.

Creating Games for Kids

With school out for some students or just around the corner for others, it’s time to start thinking of ways to entertain them. With living expenses so high, it’s becoming less feasible to take trips to amusement parks for a lot of families. Finding ways to create games the whole neighborhood can play is an inexpensive

Card Game Reviews three Dragon Ante

Three Dragon Ante is poker in the Dungeons and Dragon’s universe. Created by Wizards of the Coast once you know to look for it the game appears as flavor in a considerable number of their role playing supplements and though not playing it will have no effect on your game it can be used both

Civilization Iv Workers

It always seems to be the warrior units in Civilization IV who get all the glory. They’re the ones who take enemy cities, they’re the ones who get promoted, they’re the ones who hold the line against vicious foes and maintain the borders of their home. They are, in short, the cool units. This, however,

Pokemon a more Complex Game

Is Pokemon battling as simple as many people make it out to be? The answer is, no. Pokemon battling requires a huge amount of thinking, prediction, planning, and creation of a good team. Many people think that Pokemon is all about just mashing the A button all the time and it requires no thought process at all. That is

Chaotic Card Analysis of Atrapol

Atrapol is a powerful creature in Chaotic if you use his strengths to your advantage. If you are unfamiliar with the Chaotic trading card game, it is interesting and innovative since you are able to play it both online and offline against an opponent. When playing offline, you can play against any one opponent on