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A Game of Chess

A Game of ChessThe Chair she sat in, like a burnished throne,[14]Glowed on the marble, where the glass Held up by standards wrought with fruited vines From which a golden Cupidon peeped out (A…

Chess

Called by the Hindus cheturanga (the four angas)— i.e. the four members of the army- viz. elephants, horses, chariots, and foot-soldiers; called by the ancient Persians chetrang. The …

The Evolution of Board Games

A look at some classic games and their ancient roots by Amanda Kudler Checkers Around the World United States: Checkers Great Britain: Draughts Spain: Dama Italy: Dama Fran…

Timeline: Video Games

Part I: Early Years by Amanda Kudler 1958 1961 1965 1970 1972 Next: 1975-1984 1958 Physicist Willy Higinbotham invents the first "video game" at the Brookhaven Nationa…

X Games

Summer X GamesWinter X Games The ESPN Extreme Games, originally envisioned as a biannual showcase for “alternative” sports, were first held June 24-July 1, 1995 in Newport and Prov…

The Game

The Game, real name Jayceon Taylor, is a California rapper whose 2005 debut album, The Documentary, entered the charts at no. 1 and earned two Grammy nominations. He grew up in Compton, home of hip-h…

Games

  Infoplease Sudoku Top Quizzes Constitutional Amendments Which Animal? Major League Ballparks More Quizzes Islands …

Game

includes hares, pheasants, partridges, grouse, heath-game, or moor-game, black-game, and bustards. (Game Act, 1, 2, Will. IV.) (See Sporting Season.) Game Two can play at that game. If …

The Game

Director:David FincherWriters:John D. Brancato, Michael FerrisDirector of Photography:Harris SavidesEditor:Jim Haygood IIMusic:Howard ShoreProduction Designer:Jeffrey BeecroftProducers:Cean Ch…