Revisited Recreation

Board games are once again capturing consumer attention
Implications - There's no denying the proliferation of virtual and electronic games, but some consumers are beginning to prefer the retro version of this pastime. Today's board games -- often revamped renditions of traditional board games or reinterpreted electronic games -- provide a simplistic appeal as well as a nostalgic quality by allowing consumers a reversion back to old-school entertainment.
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Vintage Board Game Designs - Tim Liddy Recreates Nostalgic Gaming Memories in Paintings
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Warm 10,078 Clicks Pub: Jan 1, 11
Vintage Board Game Designs
Tim Liddy Recreates Nostalgic Gaming Memories in Paintings
At first glance, these vintage board games look like they've been dusted off from the deepest corners of a basement, but a closer look reveals that they are hyperrealistic photo paintings created by Tim… [More]
Cartoon Character Currency Games - Memeopoly Reinvents the Classic Board Game
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Warm 8,705 Clicks Pub: Mar 4, 11
Cartoon Character Currency Games
Memeopoly Reinvents the Classic Board Game
Monopoly has been around for nearly one hundred years, and in the past 20 or so, a number of spoof versions have cropped up, with Memeopoly by Chris Olivieri being one of the most entertaining I've encountered.… [More]
Gamer-Themed Board Games - Fallout Monopoly Fuses Video and Analog Pastimes Into New Entertainment
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Warm 11,583 Clicks Pub: Sep 4, 11
Gamer-Themed Board Games
Fallout Monopoly Fuses Video and Analog Pastimes Into New Entertainment
If you're a gaming junkie whose love of Xbox is equal to that of your love of board games, your world's about to get a lot brighter with Fallout Monopoly. No longer will you have to decide between playing… [More]
Poopy Board Games - Figure Out Which Mysterious Poop Blob it is with Guess Poo
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Warm 8,888 Clicks Pub: Jan 4, 11
Poopy Board Games
Figure Out Which Mysterious Poop Blob it is with Guess Poo
Ever heard of Guess Poo? If Guess Who? was one of your childhood favorites, then you'll love the different twist this one has. It's fitting for little kids as they always get a kick out of simply saying… [More]
Bitter Bird Board Games - The Angry Birds Board Game Brings Angry Avians to Life
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Warm 5,955 Clicks Pub: Jun 28, 11
Bitter Bird Board Games
The Angry Birds Board Game Brings Angry Avians to Life
Just when you thought that inventors had run out of angry bird innovations, the world received another bitter bird gift. Although it may seem like the most obvious invention of all, the Angry Birds Board… [More]
Designer Board Games - Andrew Clifford Capener's A-1 Scrabble Designer Edition
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Warm 5,128 Clicks Pub: Mar 5, 11
Designer Board Games
Andrew Clifford Capener's A-1 Scrabble Designer Edition
I love the game of Scrabble (perhaps a little too much), and I do like to think of myself as having an eye for design--so the A-1 Scrabble designer edition is something that I need to get my hands on asap.… [More]