Originally developed by a Japanese math teacher, Tetsuya Miyamoto, KenKen is the world's newest and most addictive puzzle phenomenon. The "successor of Sudoku," KenKen For Dummies is a great way for enthusiasts to tackle more than 200 easy to treacherous logic puzzles and exercise their brains at the same time. This guide takes the mystery out of the puzzles, offering strategies for solving ... Read More
Kids' Sudoku For Dummies features 200 puzzles for kids as young as 7 or 8 years old, ranging in difficulty from beginner to tricky ... Read More
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Compare games, create a character, choose a guild to join, and have some fun!
So your friend keeps talking about playing this cool game with millions of people on the Internet, and you really want to join in? Great idea! This book will let you in on the lingo, provide a little background on MMGs, help you choose a character, and prepare you for a trip into the fantasy world.
Discover how to
* Choose a game you'll ... Read More
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
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.
Sudoku, crosswords, word searches, and other brainteasers are wildly popular these days-not just because they're fun, but also because they stimulate the mind and keep it active and healthy. Now there's a new puzzle guide guaranteed to hone your powers of observation and perception.
Picture Puzzles For Dummies features 100 full-color puzzles that use sight to enhance your brain ... Read More
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.
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.
Build single- and multi-player levels, add scripts, and share your mods
Ever wonder what Quake 4 would be like if it included that especially cool weapon you dreamed up? Here's the fun and easy way? to find out. Start by creating a basic level, and then discover how to include your own weapons and effects, change colors, add textures, and send your creations out into the world.
Everything you need to get started -- ... Read More
The Sailing Companions Jigsaw Puzzle for Dummies is perfect if you've never has the patience to do a jigsaw puzzle. This challenging jigsaw puzzle features 1,000 pieces that have each been numbered on their backside. With a map showing the location of each piece, you get to decide the difficulty.. Challenge yourself without using the numbers or cheat a little to gradually increase your puzzle-building skills.
Written by a pair of Second Life old timers, this easy-to-use, flip-and-find guide is packed with expert advice, seasoned insight, and ... Read More
Even expert crossword-solvers struggle with cryptics. The clues can often seem nonsensical, mysterious and infuriating, but finally cracking them is immensely satisfying. Solving Cryptic Crosswords For Dummies is designed to help even the most casual crossword lover master these mental feats of gymnastics. Packed with clear explanations, helpful hints, and practice crosswords, the book explains how to approach ... Read More
Do you want to learn how to speak Spanish? One major aspect of learning a new language is learning the vocabulary, but for many people, this involves memorization, which can be a difficult task. Now, Spanish Word Games For Dummies offers you a fun and painless alternative: games and puzzles designed to help you practice and remember your Spanish vocabulary. ... Read More
This pocket-sized guide to the biggest craze for Summer 2005 features:
* Easy to follow illustrated instructions
* Guidance on how to play the game and different strategies to tackle the puzzles
* 240 addictive new puzzles from basic to fiendish
This guide is perfect for newcomers to Su Doku as well as experienced Su Doku players looking to improve their game and addicts who just can't ... Read More
This set provides an accessible step-by-step approach to start your relationship with tarot. Using the special abridged edition of the Tarot For Dummies® book, even the most apprehensive students will quickly learn to understand the meanings of each card. Discover how to handle the cards, prepare for a reading, lay out the cards, and interpret various tarot spreads.Set Includes:
• Full-Size Rider-Waite® Tarot deck—78 cards in 4-color
• Special abridged edition of Tarot for Dummies® book by Amber Jayanti, 225 pp., b&w illus., pb
• Amber Jayanti’s All-Purpose Tarot Spread Sheet
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Explore popular games like Legend of the Five Rings, build decks, and trade online
Whether you're already hooked on trading card games, want to understand what your kids are into, or are just curious to see what all the fuss is about, you've come to the right place. Here's the scoop on the hottest games, secrets of successful collecting, tips for customizing your dream deck, and ways to make your hobby ... Read More
Develop your character, understand the World of Darkness, and play today!
Vampire lore has intrigued ordinary mortals for centuries. Sink your teeth into this book and find out how to slip into their mysterious, mystical world! Create the vampire of your dreams (or nightmares), choose attributes, skills, and advantages, understand the characteristics of each clan, enter the World of Darkness ... Read More
Lose weight, find serenity, and tone your muscles while playing a video game? It's almost too good to be true! Yet, the Wii offers all of that, with fitness games that focus on losing weight, achieving balance and building strength. Written by an author team of Certified Personal Trainers, this friendly guide is aimed at anyone who is eager to take advantage ... Read More
This book shows you how to get physical with Wii Sports, turn game time into family time, make exercise fun with Wii Fit, and discover Wii’s hidden talents, like displaying photos and browsing ... Read More
Five years ago, 50 million people were playing poker recreationally or professionally. Now that number is more than 100 million, including a huge influx of young people. Online betting is up nearly four-fold over the past year, with total wagers running over $30 billion. Winning at Internet Poker For Dummies provides the lowdown on the hottest game around, highlighting the best sites and virtual games and showing ... Read More
One of the best ways to exercise the mind is through word and logic games like word searches and Sudoku. Studies have shown that doing word searches frequently can help prevent diseases like Alzheimer's and dementia. Word Searches For Dummies is a great way to strengthen the mind and keep the brain active plus, it's just plain fun! This unique guide features several different types ... Read More