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Aussie Rules For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0731405951) cover image
Created especially for the Australian customer!

Facts, tips and stats for players, spectators and coaches!

Fully updated with all the latest rule changes and including expanded skills, coaching and training chapters, Aussie Rules For Dummies, 2nd Edition takes you from getting a grip on the basics to more advanced aspects of playing, watching and coaching Australia's national game. Packed with practical information and fascinating anecdotes, this is ... Read More

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Backgammon For Dummies (0470770856) cover image
A comprehensive and fun guide to Backgammon!

Backgammon is one of the oldest games in the world, the origins of which date back some 5000 years – and it's still going strong. It enjoyed a huge resurgence in the 1970s, and then again in the 1990s with the popularity of the Internet, where millions of people play tournaments online every day.

Today, backgammon's following in the UK is huge, with a dedicated British Isles Backgammon Association, and hundreds ... Read More

Bridge For Dummies, 4th Edition (1119247829) cover image
Try a hand at bridge—and outsmart your opponents

Bridge is the most popular card game in the world—and, as any player will tell you, is simply the best card game ever. Whether you're new to the game or a long-time player looking for new tricks, this new edition of Bridge For Dummies walks you through the intricacies of the game and arms you with tried-and-true tips and strategies for being a better player and beating your opponents from the very first ... Read More

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Building a Minecraft City: Build Like a Pro! (1119316413) cover image
The coolest kid-friendly Minecraft projects

If you have a Minecraft fanatic on your hands, you're about to be the most popular adult on the "block." Offering young Minecraft enthusiasts the ultimate sandbox experience, Building a Minecraft City gives kids aged 7 – 11 an outlet to enhance their love of the game and take their creative play to new heights.

Brought to you by the trusted For Dummies brand, this kid-focused book offers step-by-step instructions ... Read More

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Card Games All-In-One For Dummies (1119275717) cover image

Play your cards right—and get an ace up your sleeve

Whether you’re looking to tackle a Texas Hold ‘em tournament or beat a friendly competitor at Gin Rummy, Card Games All-In-One For Dummies helps you stack the odds in your favor to start playing—and winning—the world’s most popular card games.

From Bridge and Hearts to Blackjack, card games are timeless activities that offer loads of fun, bringing people of all ages together to socialize and have a ... Read More

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Card Games For Dummies, 2nd Edition (0764599100) cover image
Card games offer loads of fun and one of the best socializing experiences out there. But picking up winning card strategies is a bit of a challenge, and though your buddies may think that picking up the rules of the game is easy, winning is a totally different story.

With Card Games For Dummies, Second Edition, you’ll not only be able to play the hottest card games around, you can also apply game-winning strategies and tips to have fun and beat your ... Read More

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Casino Gambling For Dummies, 2nd Edition (047175286X) cover image
Earn comps and avoid big losses


Bet wisely, beat the house, and bring home the bucks!

Crazy about casinos, but worried about losing your shirt? Relax! This hands-on guide is filled with insider secrets and tips for maximizing winnings and minimizing losses in the most popular casino games --blackjack, poker, craps, roulette, slots, and more. You get the scoop on everything from game rules and jargon to making the best bets ... Read More
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Chess For Dummies, 4th Edition (111928001X) cover image
Your quick and easy guide to chess

Kings, queens, knights—does chess seem like a royal pain to grasp? Taking the intimidation out of this age-old pastime, Chess For Dummies, 4th Edition is here to help beginners wrap their minds around the rules of the game, make sense of those puzzling pieces, and start playing chess like a champ. From using the correct chess terminology to engaging in the art of the attack, you'll get easy-to-follow, step-by-step ... Read More

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Chess Openings For Dummies (047060364X) cover image
Improve your chess game the fast and easy way

You never get a second chance to make a first impression?especially in the game of chess! Chess Openings For Dummies gives you tips and techniques for analyzing openings and strategies for winning chess games from the very first move you make!

This friendly, helpful guide provides you with easy-to-follow and step-by-step instructions on the top opening chess strategies and gives you the tools you need to ... Read More

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Cracking Codes and Cryptograms For Dummies (0470591005) cover image
The fast and easy way to crack codes and cryptograms

Did you love Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol? Are you fascinated by secret codes and deciphering lost history? Cracking Codes and Cryptograms For Dummies shows you how to think like a symbologist to uncover mysteries and history by solving cryptograms and cracking codes that relate to Freemasonry, the Knights Templar, the Illuminati, and other secret societies and conspiracy theories. ... Read More

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Cryptic Crosswords For Dummies (1118305213) cover image

Put your cryptic-cracking skills to use!

With over 50 puzzles and 1,750 clues for you to conquer, Cryptic Crosswords for Dummies is filled with cryptics that range from (relatively) simple to expert-level, along with brief explanations of the most common types of clues and helpful hints on how to solve them.  Used on its own or as a companion to Solving Cryptic Crosswords for Dummies, this book will keep your brain busy for hours! ... Read More

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3D Game Animation For Dummies (0764587897) cover image
* For readers intrigued by 3D video games as a hobby or a potential career, this book offers an introduction to the world of 3D game animation and provides step-by-step instructions on creating storyboards, scenery, characters, and even software
* Cover topics such as working with 3D coordinates, keyframing, NURBS modeling, lighting, rigging, skinning, particle effects, and more
* Video game sales exceeded the movie industry's box office draw last year ... Read More
Dungeon Master For Dummies (0470050888) cover image
Whether you’ve been a Dungeon Master (DM) before and want to fine-tune your skills or want to get ready and take the plunge, this is the book for you. It gives you the basics on running a great game, info for more advanced dungeon mastering, guidelines for creating adventures, and tips for building a campaign. It shows you how to: ... Read More
Dungeon Master For Dummies, 4th Edition (0470292911) cover image
If you’re a Dungeons & Dragons fan, you’ve surely thought of becoming a Dungeon Master. Learning to be a DM isn’t as hard as you might think, especially if you have Dungeon Master 4th Edition For Dummies tucked into your bag of tricks!

From organizing your first D&D game to dealing with difficult players, this book covers everything a DM needs to know. Written for the newest edition of D&D by the experts at Wizards of the Coast, creators of the game ... Read More

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Dungeons & Dragons® For Dummies® (0764584596) cover image
Caught in traffic. Trapped in a cubicle. Stuck in a rut.  Tangled up in red tape.

In the real world, sometimes you feel powerless—but not in Dungeons & Dragons (D & D). In this fantasy-adventure, you have all kinds of special powers. You can slay the evil dragon, overcome the orc or the ogre, haunt the werewolf, and triumph over sinister trolls. You venture into strange realms, encounter strange creatures, and use magical powers. Your character grows ... Read More

GURPS For Dummies (0471783293) cover image
This is it—the key that unlocks the riches of GURPS (Generic Universal Role Playing System) and gives you a wealth of information on how to create your character and fine-tune your play. Produced in partnership with Steve Jackson Games, the game's creator, GURPS For Dummies is the ideal companion to GURPS Basic Set, 4th Edition that explains the rules. It gives you insight into the choices you’ll make in everything from creating a fun, dynamic character ... Read More
From our partner TDC Games
Jurassic World - Jigsaw Puzzle For Dummies  (DUM67) cover image

If you've never had the patience to do a jigsaw puzzle, this could finally be the puzzle for you. tyrannosaurus rex, pterodactyls, stegosaurus and more prehistoric predators are featured in this image. Plus, there's a twist! You decide the difficulty. This challenging 19" x 26" puzzle features 1000 pieces that have been numbered on their backside. You also receive a map that shows you the location of each piece. Challenge yourself without using the numbers or cheat a little to increase your puzzle-building skills. Ages 8 and up.

Kakuro For Dummies (047002822X) cover image
Looking for a new challenge now that you’ve mastered sudoku? Kakuro might be just what you need, and Kakuro For Dummiesis a great place to start!

A kakuro puzzle is a grid consisting of interlocking horizontal rows and vertical columns of squares, called blocks. You fill in the empty squares with numbers that match the clues and work both horizontally and vertically. Sound simple? Guess again! Kakuro uses the logic of sudoku plus some basic math skills ... Read More

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Minecraft Construction For Dummies, Portable Edition (1118968409) cover image
An accessible guide that makes Minecraft construction easy

There isn't anything that can't be built in Minecraft, but it can be overwhelming to figure out where to start. That's why there's Minecraft Construction For Dummies, Portable Edition. More than just a game, Minecraft consists of players using an avatar to create or destroy various types of blocks, form fantastic structures, create artwork, and do much more, all in a three-dimensional environment ... Read More

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Minecraft For Dummies, Portable Edition (1118537149) cover image
Craft yourself an amazing game of Minecraft!

More than just a game, Minecraft consists of players using an avatar to create or destroy various types of blocks, form fantastic structures, create artwork, and do much more, all in a three-dimensional environment and across various multiplayer servers in multiple game modes. With this fun and friendly beginners guide, you will quickly grasp how to play Minecraft in the three modes of game play: survival ... Read More

Minecraft Recipes For Dummies, Portable Edition (111896828X) cover image
A quick, handy reference on Minecraft recipes

Want to find resources, make a shelter, craft tools, armor, and weapons, and protect yourself from monsters with Minecraft recipes? You've come to the right place! In a handy, portable edition that's packed with step-by-step instructions, Minecraft Recipes For Dummies makes it easy to look up the required items and figure out which blocks you need to gather to create each item. You'll get recipes for weapons ... Read More

From our partner TDC Games
Noahs Arc Jigsaw Puzzle For Dummies  (DUM68) cover image

If you've never had the patience to do a jigsaw puzzle, this could finally be the puzzle for you. This colorful, playful puzzle features Noah's Ark and a bevy of the world's creatures. Plus, there's a twist! You decide the difficulty. This challenging 19" x 26" puzzle features 1000 pieces that have been numbered on their backside. You also receive a map that shows you the location of each piece. Challenge yourself without using the numbers or cheat a little to increase your puzzle-building skills. Ages 8 and up.

Poker For Dummies (0764552325) cover image
Poker is America’s national card game, and its popularity continues to grow. Nationwide, you can find a game in progress everywhere. If you want to play, you can find poker games on replicas of 19th century riverboats or on Native American tribal lands. You can play poker at home with the family or online with opponents from around the world. Like bowling and billiards before it, poker has moved out from under the seedier side of its roots and is ... Read More
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From our partner Starz Entertainment
Poker For Dummies (DUM27) cover image

Anyone can win at poker — and that means you! This easy-to-follow program walks you through the fundamentals, rules, and strategies of today’s hottest card game. Whether you’re a novice, a home player, or a new casino or card room player, Poker For Dummies can help you understand the in's and out's of today's most popular poker game — Texas Hold ‘em — plus other fun poker games.

From our partner Beanbag Studios
Poker For Dummies (Software) (DUM84) cover image

Through an easy to navigate interafce, the For Dummies titles teach players the skills to master a variety fo exciting games and activities.  Poker For Dummies features tutorials and game play for Texas Hold'Em, Omaha, and Seven-Card Stud designed to entertain and educate poker novices and enthusiasts alike.

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