car-games

http://blog.tripbase.com/55-ways-to-enjoy-a-long-car-ride/

tabletop-simulator

Like vassal, tabletop simulator is an application that can simulate board games. Existing board games parts have been scanned into lots of files that are packaged in a module that can be loaded into the program. As there is network functionality people can connect with other players through a server. They can also be used to play board games on one’s own with solo variants. It runs on windows and can also run in SteamVR mode so people can play board games in virtual reality....

vassal

Vassal is a game engine for building and playing online adaptations of board games and card games. You can use Vassal to play in real time over the Internet or by email. Vassal runs on all platforms and is free, open-source software. Thousands of boardgames have been converted into Vassal modules. If there is not yet a Vassal module for your favorite game, you can use the Vassal Editor to build your own module....

once-upon-a-time

Once Upon A Time is a game in which the players create a story together, using cards that show typical elements from fairy tales. One player is the Storyteller and creates a story using the ingredients on their cards. They try to guide the plot towards their own ending. The other players try to use cards to interrupt the Storyteller and become the new Storyteller. The winner is the first player to play out all their cards and end with their Happy Ever After card....

solo-rpg

fate accelerated Fate Accelerated Edition; rules light and easy to apply to any genre. Since it uses aspects for characters and scenes it integrates well. https://evilhat.com/product/fate-accelerated-edition/ https://www.reddit.com/r/Solo_Roleplaying/comments/icuyb4/playing_solo_with_fate/ https://www.reddit.com/r/FATErpg/comments/bnyzhc/can_i_play_the_fate_core_system_solo/ https://forum.rpg.net/index.php?threads/experiences-with-using-fate-or-fae-for-solo-play.800134/ https://www.reddit.com/r/FATErpg/comments/6c07yb/has_anyone_designed_a_method_of_playing_fate_solo/ https://forum.rpg.net/index.php?threads/solo-fate-accelerated-toolkits-untold-the-grimtrail-trio.851392/ https://www.reddit.com/r/rpg/comments/62e8hh/which_system_is_better_for_solitaire_roleplay/ mythic https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i-hmOADD1OU https://preview.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/257195/Mythic-Game-Master-Emulator-Deck game master apprentice https://preview.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/125685/The-GameMasters-Apprentice-Base-Deck various reads https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1228416/mgme-deck-cards FU and TGA and Emergent all tried that route via boiling it down to a d6 roll in the first twos cases and a different approach to events....

chess

the queen’s gambit chess books Max Euwe, Oom Jan leert zijn neefje schaken notable chess variants chess960 and chess480 duck chess crazyhouse antichess minichess (all kinds of variants on 3-7x4-7 boards) Pauli Chess https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=22709850 5D chess with multiverse timetravel https://www.5dchesswithmultiversetimetravel.com/ Quantum Chess Chris Cantwell. Quantum Chess: Developing a Mathematical Framework and Design Methodology for Creating Quantum Games (2019) https://arxiv.org/abs/1906.05836 Megan Potoski, Chris Cantwell, and Doug Strain introduce Quantum Chess as a fun tool for quantum education....

emperor

patience like card game https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ljvoifm3Ijg

game-of-life

“The universe of the Game of Life is an infinite, two-dimensional orthogonal grid of square cells, each of which is in one of two possible states, live or dead (or populated and unpopulated, respectively). Every cell interacts with its eight neighbours, which are the cells that are horizontally, vertically, or diagonally adjacent. At each step in time, the following transitions occur: Any live cell with fewer than two live neighbours dies, as if by underpopulation....

nordic-larp

0Nordic LARP](https://nordiclarp.org/wiki/Main_Page)s I’d like to play (again) Hvid død (White Death) Black-box larp focusing on non-verbal physical play. It portrays an allegorical story of settlers trying to set up a community, but breaking apart and dying one by one. The play uses physical restrictions and symbolic props as a central mechanics, as well as a theatric lighting and a thematic soundscape. Hvid død was the first larp in the Nordic tradition where the players are not allowed to talk at all....

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race-for-the-galaxy

http://keldon.net/rftg/ https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/28143/race-galaxy solo https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1640404/solo-variant-base-game https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/2681238/article/39145340#39145340 https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/2606493/article/37063283#37063283