Unlock ‘Lego Jurassic World': Will Bricks Find a Way?

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Lego Jurassic World was Sophie’s first foray back to the Lego games franchise since Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7. Recent offerings have put her off of the games, but the lure of her favorite ever movie being given the Lego treatment was just too strong.

Late to the Game: ‘Elder Sign’

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Elder Sign is a cooperative dice-rolling game based on the Cthulhu Mythos in which you and your fellow players work together as a team of researchers investigating a museum, attempting to prevent the rise of an Ancient One.

Amiibo-geddon Is Here!

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Nintendo released Wave 4 of their popular amiibo figures today. Read about GeekMom Maryann’s experience as she hunted for those exclusive amiibos!

Shadows and BURPS: RPGs With Kids!

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Want to play role playing games with your kids, but don’t know where to start? Check out a few simple systems to have fun!

Global Game Jam 2015

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Innovation, experimentation, collaboration. That’s Global Game Jam.

Gamin’ Up New Year’s Eve

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New Year’s Eve is the time to play loooong games. Here’s a list of ones that you have around – and ones that you should!

Board Games for Newbs and Kids!

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GeekMom Mel takes a cue from Felicia Day and shares some of her family’s favorite simple board games that anyone can play!

GeekMom TableTop Games Quiz

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To inspire you to think about giving games this holiday season, I’ve put together a quiz featuring some of the most popular games on the geek circuit.How many of them can you identify?