Game Carnival – September 19, 2007

Welcome to the Sixth edition of Game Carnival!

The game carnival is happy to present game and gaming related posts from all over the blogosphere. We’ve got a great group of articles for this edition, and it was a real pleasure to check out some great new sites! Step right up, grab a deep-fried-something-on-a-stick, and don’t forget to bookmark your favorites!


Board games

Amanda Harris presents Backgammon posted at Pajama Mommy. I love backgammon! – gameguy

Annette Berlin presents Free Board Games posted at Frugal Journey, saying, “I recently discovered the world of print and play board games. A print and play game is a board game that allows you to print instructions, board, pieces and cards all for free. All you need to do is to supply card stock, a printer and ink.”

Card Games

Aaron Simmons presents SET: More Fun Than Reading The Directions posted at Babblermouth, saying, “SET is not a particularly well known game, and perhaps is easily overlooked because its description does not “sound” fun. This review shows why SET belongs in the limelight.”

General Gaming

Jon presents My Favorite Yard Game: How To Play Kubb posted at Present Tense. This is a great looking outdoor game, and even has a link to instructions on how to build your own Kubb game. – gameguy

Video Games

Jenny presents Harvest Time! posted at the so called me.

L. Waymire presents As chemo continues, health improving some for 11-year-old with brain cancer, says father posted at The Shadow Council Strider, saying, “Remember Ezra Chatterton, the 11-year-old World of Warcraft player diagnosed with brain cancer? The Strider’s news reporter Lacey Waymire spoke with his father to see how the boy is doing.”

Rickey Henderson presents Riding with Rickey posted at Riding with Rickey, saying, “I discuss Halo 3 in this article–scroll down to the middle and enjoy.”

James Konik presents Book Review – Confessions of a Chatroom Freak posted at Japan Gaming Guide.

John Struan presents Super Punch: Best T-Shirt Design Posted At Threadless Today posted at Super Punch, saying, “Super Mario/Zapper Skull & Crossbones T-Shirt Design”

Dani in NC presents Many ways to play Ingenious posted at Average Girl Plays, saying, “A video game version of a board game.” This looks like a great game! – gameguy

Michael Chu presents StarCraft 2 is Coming posted at Make Money Online with Knighty Night’s Talk, saying, “One of the most popular games is coming out with new an improve interface and gamplay”


That concludes this sixth edition of the game carnival. If you are interested in hosting the next edition of the Game Carnival, please leave a comment below. Hosts must have had an article posted in an earlier Game Carnival. The seventh edition will be posted on October 3rd so gather your submissions and let your blogging pals know about the carnival! Any article that deals with gaming is welcome here!

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