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Homemade Yu-Gi-Oh deck holders provide you with a personalized, stylish alternative to commercially manufactured versions. You can use old Yu-Gi-Oh cards that you no longer play with to create your own deck holder to replace a lost box. This process requires you to choose 16 cards you no longer use and cut and glue them together to form a box.
The "Baldur's Gate" series is based on the second edition rules for "Advanced Dungeons & Dragons." The Paladin, one of the available classes, is a warrior that champions the causes of good and justice. The first game only had the basic class option of Paladin available. "Baldur's Gate II" added class kits, which alter a class by giving it extra advantages and disadvantages compared to a normal member of the same class. The Cavalier is one of the three character kits available for the Paladin.
A small six-sided wooden Mexican spinning top is called "la pirinola." The sides are labeled with different words and number combinations. The top is used to play a game, "Toma Todo," traditionally played after the Day of the Dead festival in Mexico. Players sit in a circle or around a table and take turns spinning the top. A "pot" of playing chips is placed in the center, where each player can reach it. When the top lands, the word and number facing up indicates what the player should do with the chips.
The Mystic Eye game is a party game that consists of a triangle-shaped board that uses your subconscious mind and magnetism to answer your questions. According to the inventor, each of us knows and chooses her own destiny. We already have an answer to every question we will ever ask hidden away in our subconscious. The pendulum is said to move to the answer provided by your subconscious thoughts.
Acey-Deucey is one of the more well-known backgammon variations and has been a favored pastime among the U.S. Navy, Marines and Merchant Marines since the rules were invented during World War I. The game is designed for two players and is played with the standard backgammon pieces: a pair of dice and 15 checkers for each player. The object of the game is to move your checkers all the way around the board, then "bear off" or remove them from the board.
Dark monsters are good, if you're playing the Yu-Gi-Oh! card game. This card game, which is similar to those called "Magic" and "Pokemon," faces players off against one another. The player with the strongest deck beats his opponent's monsters and wins. One deck that usually works well is called a dark monarch deck. By assembling cards around a dark monarch card you can create a deck that sends your opponent's monsters directly to the field, allowing you to attack your opponent directly.
Tri-Ominos is a variation of dominoes involving three-sided game pieces with different number combinations. Play is very similar to dominoes in that you match numbers on the game pieces. Designed for two to six players, Tri-Ominos is a fun strategy game for the entire family.
Winnie the Pooh has been a famous and well-loved character ever since his creation by A.A. Milne in the early 1920s. Winnie the Pooh has had several different board games with his name, starting in the mid-1930s. Most of the Winnie the Pooh games play in a similar manner, closely related to the game Candyland. One of the most recent versions of the game actually has the name of "Winnie the Pooh Candyland." Since there is no reading or math required, even toddlers can play the Winnie the Pooh game.
Much like Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh! is a card game in which opponents pit their monsters against each other until one wins over the other. Although Pokemon are classified into types consistent with natural elements -- water and fire, for example -- Yu-Gi-Oh! monster cards are categorized by less natural qualities. One set, the Crystal Beasts, allow you to attack your opponent indirectly through special effects these monsters use while they're in the Trap/Spell section of the board.
Building a Lego Spiderman is the ideal project for any child who loves Spiderman comics or movies. While Lego does sell some official Spiderman-themed products that include a Lego Spiderman, you can make your own piecing together Lego body pieces that the child may already own. This process is not difficult, and takes just a few minutes to complete. Paint additional details onto the figure to make it even more realistic.
Rook is a card game made by Parker Brothers. The card deck has 57 cards, with four colored suits of yellow, green, black and red, number 1 to 14. The 57th card is the rook card. The object of the game is to win as many cards and points as possible. Play Rook with three players by removing some of the cards before they are dealt.
Apple's iPad is a type of tablet computer with wireless capability. The iPad is versatile and portable, with thousands of available downloads in Apple's App Store. Some schools have implemented the iPad into their curriculum due to its educational capabilities. There is a wide variety of educational games, including mathematics, to choose from for the iPad.
Robot Wars is based on the action-packed British television series of the same name. The board game was first published by Feva Ltd. in 2002. You need two to six players and a game takes around 45 minutes, according to Board Game Geek. Players start the game accumulating resources to spend on building their robot's capabilities and weapons. Building your robot's capabilities is your opportunity to strategically choose what kind of a fighter you want. Then, the fighting begins with a series of battles against other players, up until the final match, when a winner of the game is crowned champion.
The monorail is a train that runs on one rail rather than two. It is used to transport passengers through cities at high speeds. A monorail is a big Lego project, but one that's perfect for a cityscape or an airport diorama. Although Lego released a monorail set with many special parts, you can make your own monorail with parts from different sets. Once you've built the monorail car, it's simple to add extensions; this goes for the rail, too. Many of the assemblies are modular. Expect this project to take about 30 minutes for a simple monorail.
The Pokemon Trading Card game is played between two players (or "trainers"); the cards represent Pokemon, which attack each other until one person wins. The game is played on a table with the players facing each other; they take turns laying cards, attacking and collecting prizes. To play you must have your own deck of Pokemon cards, which you can buy at card stores or online, and a basic knowledge of the rules.
In middle school, 11- to 13-year-olds gain exposure to more sophisticated reading skills. They learn new and more complex vocabulary words, learn strategic reading -- or skimming -- and develop literary comprehension. An effective way for teachers to make their reading lessons more stimulating is to create reading games for the students to stay engaged. Reading games are educational, while also allowing students to apply their reading skills to a friendly and entertaining competition in class.
Each Yu-Gi-Oh! playing card depicts various attributes of monsters that Yu-Gi-Oh! players use to duel, challenging one another in head-to-head combat. The key to success in the game is having a strong deck of monsters, as well as strategically playing the strengths of your deck against a single opponent. Yu-Gi-Oh! cards are categorized by level, which represents the powers and strength of a monster. Yu-Gi-Oh! monsters are ranked lowest to highest, level one to level 12, each represented by a star. Each level contains hundreds of monster cards, but adjacent levels make comparisons possible.
To keep a game of Yu-Gi-Oh! organized, players appreciate play on a mat. Create a custom Yu-Gi-Oh! mat with any design or images, as long as there is room to play the game. Organize the mat with card spaces for your monster, trap, and spell cards, as well as places for the deck pile and the graveyard.
Limbo is a popular dance that originated on the island of Trinidad. Despite its tropical origins, Limbo is now most commonly encountered at children's birthday parties, weddings and other social gatherings. Limbo has a few rules and a long history. Familiarize yourself with the proper limbo protocol and some interesting facts before your next game.