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Here’s a great article on the Huffington Post about the current Board Game Renaissance. Check it out Here!

Check out this article on theverge.com Here. There are interesting pictures of the pieces.

Here’s an great article about Role Playing Games. It is a bit longer, but if you are new to them or have never heard or seen them this article is a great place to start. It defines terms, goes into the history, and I think accurately assesses their appeal. Check it out Here!

Here’s a quick little article on Metronews.ca entitled ‘Why Board Games are Making a Serious Comeback’. Check it out Here!

Here’s a nice little article about how a teacher is getting students to play social games after school. You can read the article Here.

Here is an article in the Wall Street Journal about the Board Game Company Days of Wonder. They make some great games, especially for those just getting into the hobby. Read the article Here.

The sci-fi website I09 recently put out a list of their top 10 ‘greatest sci-fi games of all time’. You can read the article Here. I agree with all the games on the list being good games in the Sci-Fi genre, but there are some notable exclusions such as Android:Netrunner, Space Alert, Dune, Earth Reborn, Space Hulk, Nuroshima Hex, and Merchants of Venus, just to name a few. Is this a good list of sci-fi games? yes. Are these the ‘greatest sci-fi games of all time’? highly debatable.

Here’s another great article on the BBC website about the Board Gaming Hobby. You can read it Here.