Mid-Aughts Play

The nostalgia cycle shrinks to include kidult play that references the mid-2000s

Implications - The concept of Millennials trading in a traditional approach to adulthood for one that prioritizes experience and play is transforming to include young Millennials, and even older members of Generation Z. This is manifesting through adult board and card games that references mid-2000s nostalgia. This demonstrates the increased pace of change, as the nostalgia cycle begins to shrink to include more recent cultural movements.
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Magical Escape Rooms - This Harry Potter Escape Room Takes Participants Through an Adventure
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This Quarter and Warm 574 Clicks Pub: Jul 25, 17
Magical Escape Rooms
This Harry Potter Escape Room Takes Participants Through an Adventure
The Harry Potter escape room offered by Enigma Quest in London, England, is called The School of Witchcraft and Wizardry game, and takes participants through a series of Harry Potter-related... [More]
AR Card Games - Yu-Gi-Oh! Has Been Reinvented as an Augmented Reality Card Game
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Recent and Hot 103 Clicks Pub: Oct 16, 17
AR Card Games
Yu-Gi-Oh! Has Been Reinvented as an Augmented Reality Card Game
Augmented reality technologies have really come a long way in the past few years. Whether it’s simple innovations like the Pokemon Go app or more immersive experiences like the PlayStation VR,... [More]
Adult Comic Strip Games - 'Joking Hazard' Enables Players to Make Comics that are Funny and/or Crude
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This Year and Warm 906 Clicks Pub: Dec 16, 16
Adult Comic Strip Games
'Joking Hazard' Enables Players to Make Comics that are Funny and/or Crude
‘Joking Hazard’ is a fun, interactive way for adults to make comics using a series of panels to create storylines that are funny, crude or just downright profane. The ‘Joking Hazard&... [More]
Magical Literature Card Games - 'Cards Against Potter' Puts a Wizardly Spin on the Game
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This Quarter and Warm 209 Clicks Pub: Aug 11, 17
Magical Literature Card Games
'Cards Against Potter' Puts a Wizardly Spin on the Game
Fans of Harry Potter will be interested in the ‘Cards Against Potter’ card game as a way to extend their love for the literary wizard book and movie series. The game is suitable for... [More]
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