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Dead Sprint Board Game Up On Kickstarter

Rule #1: Cardio. Man, if a zombie outbreak happened right now, I know Id be one of the first to go. I need to go out and run more. Though... I could always just play Dead Sprint, a new board game about escaping the zombie hordes on Kickstarter instead. ... Hmm... From the campaign: Dead Sprint is an intense, light, action/horror board game for 2-5 players where everyone is constantly being pursued by a horde of the undead in an infested hospital. The unstoppable horde gets their own turn after...


Yes! Broccoli! Card Game up On Kickstarter

I love broccoli. Ive always loved broccoli. Even as a kid, I love broccoli. However, I realize that Im the freak like that. Most kids dont like it, or many other healthy foods. And no, my current eating habits dont include as much broccoli and other good things as it should. But now, you can play a card game thatll help instill good eating habits. Its called Yes! Broccoli! and its up on Kickstarter now. From the campaign: In this family card game, 2-5 players bid to collect the healthiest food...


Mythic Games Announces Reichbusters: Projekt Vril

The Nazis are losing WWII. However, they have a secret weapon theyve been working on that will turn the tide of war forever in their favor. A strange substance known only as Vril was discovered that has a nearly limitless amount of uses and power. The scientists working with it have done so in absolute secrecy. However, the Allies have now found out about it and are coming to stop their research. Will they get there in time Thats for you to find out in Reichbusters: Projekt Vril, a new cooperati...


Age of Primes Card Game Up On Kickstarter

Primary Publishing has launched their Kickstarter campaign for their new episodic card game, Age of Primes. In it, players will take on the role of leaders of different Houses. Over the course of the various episodes, they will attempt to recruit followers and gain more prestige for said House. At the end, the player who first gets to 25 prestige is the winner. From the campaign: Age of Primes is a story-driven episodic card game with a unique sci-fi setting. Players take on different Personas...


Thursday Terrain Corner

The week is rolling along. Mines been going by pretty quickly. Being busy will do that, I suppose. Lots of stuff going on, so the time goes by. Looking forward to the weekend. Not too much planned for me, but thats entirely the point. Sometimes you gotta just do nothing and be happy about that. But that doesnt mean that other weekends wont be filled with gaming, and that means wanting good-looking gaming tables. Today in the Terrain Corner we have: New Official Butchers Guild Mat Available From ...


Battlefront Posts New Team Yankee Releases

The folks at Battlefront have been rolling along with their new Team Yankee releases. Theres a trio of new kits over in their webshop that you can check out. You need som mobile howitzers Maybe a huge rocket launcher What about an APC Theyre all available now. From the announcement: Another week has gone by here at the Battlefront Studio and we’ve had another website update with both the Flames Of War and Team Yankee updating so let’s jump in and take a look. This week on Te...


SKU-DV404W Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) + 15 Workbooks from Chess House  sku

Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) + 15 Workbooks - DV404W by ChessHouse.com

Item description: This Chess Board Games product is by ChessHouse.com - The ultimate training package for learning chess in the classroom sets students up for success, avoiding bad habits and often overlooked strategies, essential to becoming better at chess rapidly. The chess DVDs are for all ages and Elliott is easy to understand with his clear, well paced, friendly presentation in clear English that's easy to follow from the most basic concepts onward ensuring that all key strategies are covered. Children as young as 5 or 6 like to watch and learn from the bite size visual segments. The workbooks reinforce and enable further practice of the strategies. DVD 1, Pawn Level + 4 workbooks DVD 2, Knight Level + 4 workbooks DVD 3, Bishop Level + 4 workbooks DVD 4, Rook Level + 3 workbooks Each DVD is efficiently presented and packed with tips and valuable concepts, so most viewers watch each DVD at least several times. Material in this series has been developed, refined, and taught by National Master Elliott Neff over a period of 17+ years, producing multiple state and national individual and team chess champions. Includes: DVD Volumes 1-4. (over 7 hours of instruction) 15 workbooks to apply and test DVD 1 (PAWN) Topics Intro to Chess (board, names of pieces, values) Pawns Rooks Bishops The Queen The King Knight Castling Pawn shields and when to break it DevelopmentFeatures: Bonus booklet with practice positions for every topic helps the learner practice and master the material presented. Introduction of each piece Understanding of the values of each pieces Best strategy for each piece "Pawn Shield" strategy (how to BLOCK your opponent's army) Learning about the most important squares to control How to start a chess game with the BEST strategy DVD 2 (KNIGHT) Topics Targets The Magic Square The Center Active Moves I Opening order Scholar's Mate Major Mates Tactics Intro - when to trade and capture Pins/Skewers Discovered Checks/Attacks Forks/Double Attacks Remove the Defender Interference Deflection/Attraction Back-Rank Mate X-Ray defence/attack Battery Checkmate Patterns - 1 move Finding the BEST moves King and Queen Mate King and Pawn endgames I Algebraic Notation I en passant rules Using Rooks Convert the Advantage I Win a Game!Features Master the Magic Square strategy for checkmating your opponents every time! Discoverthe 'secret' of the 4-move 'Scholar's Mate' checkmate and learn how toturn the tables on your opponent every time they try it! Opening order Pigs on the 7th! (using rooks) Discovered Checks and Attac... Learn More

Manufacturer: ChessHouse.com

Category: Board Games

$297.00

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