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Acquire is a multi-player mergers and acquisitions themed board game.
Alexander Randolph (4 May 1922 – 28 April 2004) was an American designer of board games and writer.
Avalon Hill Games Inc. is a game company that specializes in wargames and strategic board games.
Backgammon is one of the oldest known board games.
Breakthru is an abstract strategy board game for two players, designed by Alex Randolph and commercially released by 3M Company in 1965, as part of the 3M bookshelf game series.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
Contigo is an abstract strategy board game for 4 players related to both mancala and checkers.
A Eurogame, also called a German-style board game, German game, or Euro-style game, is a class of tabletop games that generally have indirect player interaction and abstract physical components.
Facts in Five: The Game of Knowledge is a trivia game for two or more players.
Feudal is a chess-like board wargame for 2-6 players on two or four opposing sides.
Go is an abstract strategy board game for two players, in which the aim is to surround more territory than the opponent.
A hardcover or hardback (also known as hardbound, and sometimes as case-bound) book is one bound with rigid protective covers (typically of Binder's board or heavy paperboard covered with buckram or other cloth, heavy paper, or occasionally leather).
Hasbro, Inc. (an abbreviation of its original name, Hassenfeld Brothers) is an American multinational toy and board game company, It is the largest toy maker in the world in terms of stock market value, and third largest with revenues of approximately $5.12 billion.
Avalon Hill has published games as an independent developer and publisher, through its subsidiary Victory Games, its video game divisions, and later as a brand of Hasbro.
Parker Brothers was an American toy and game manufacturer which later became a brand of Hasbro.
Ploy is an abstract strategy board game for two or four players, played on a 9x9 board with a set of 15 pieces (2-handed) or 9 pieces (4-handed and partnership games) per player.
A role-playing game (sometimes spelled roleplaying game and abbreviated to RPG) is a game in which players assume the roles of characters in a fictional setting.
Sid Sackson (February 4, 1920, Chicago – November 6, 2002) was an American board game designer and collector, best known as the creator of the business game Acquire.
TwixT is a two-player strategy board game, an early entrant in the 1960s 3M bookshelf game series.
Wizards of the Coast LLC (often referred to as WotC or simply Wizards) is an American publisher of games, primarily based on fantasy and science fiction themes, and formerly an operator of retail stores for games.
The 3M Company, formerly known as the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, is an American multinational conglomerate corporation based in Maplewood, Minnesota, a suburb of St. Paul.