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KenKen For Dummies (0470616563) cover image
Your fun guide to the latest brain-teasing puzzle sensation

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

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Kids' Sudoku For Dummies (0470124474) cover image
Sudoku puzzles have become a worldwide mania for adults, and now the craze is catching on with children, too. The puzzles are a perfect way for kids to develop their logic skills while still having fun. Psychologists have even found that an obsessive game such as Sudoku teaches children how to deal and live with stress.

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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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 (1118968239) cover image
Don't be a Minecraft tourist – get expert tips and advice in this full-color primer

Minecraft For Dummies is the complete guide to playing within the Minecraft world. With easy-to-follow guidance from a team of Minecraft experts, you'll develop programming and engineering skills as you build amazing creations using in-game blocks and mechanical devices. Whether you prefer the PC, console, or portable platform, this helpful guide will walk you through ... 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

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Minecraft For Dummies Collection, 3-Book Bundle (1119024935) cover image
Three Minecraft titles that will help you achieve one goal — becoming a better player

The Minecraft For Dummies Collection, 3-Book Bundledelivers Minecraft For Dummies, Minecraft Redstone For Dummies, and Minecraft Recipes For Dummies in portable editions. Each title tackles a different aspect of Minecraft gameplay, and helps you hone your playing, crafting, and building skills so that you become a better player. Along the way, you'll gain valuable ... Read More

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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.

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.

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 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.

Quake 4 Mods For Dummies (0470037466) cover image
Create your own levels and game mods



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
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From our partner TDC Games
Sailing Jigsaw Puzzle For Dummies  (DUM70) cover image

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.

Second Life For Dummies (1118051963) cover image
You’ve heard all about Second Life. Maybe you’ve already jumped with both feet—and gotten stuck. Or maybe you’re a Second Life veteran who wants to build something or run a business. Fear not! Second Life For Dummies is hear to hold your hand, pat your back, and cheer you on through this new and enchanting reality.

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

Solving Cryptic Crosswords For Dummies (1118305256) cover image
The cryptic crossword world…explained

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

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Spanish Word Games For Dummies (0470502002) cover image
The fun and easy way to learn Spanish-by playing games!

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

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Su Doku for Dummies (0470018925) cover image
Su Doku For Dummies offers more puzzles than any other book available.

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

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Sudoku For Dummies, Volume 3 (0470026677) cover image
Sudoku For Dummies Volume 3 will offer 240 original and addictive puzzles including new circular and 16 x 16 puzzles to add new dimensions to game play and keep the most avid Sudoku fan entertained. Of the 240 puzzles, 220 are the popular 9x9 puzzles, 10 are 16 x 16, and 10 are circular puzzles. Within each of these categories there are Easy, Tricky, Tough and Diabolical puzzle ratings; and each puzzle is clearly identified with the rating. ... Read More
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Sudoku For Dummies, Volume 2 (0470026510) cover image
Sudoku For Dummies, Volume 2 will offer 240 original and addictive puzzles including new circular and 16 x 16 puzzles to add new dimensions to game play and keep the most avid Sudoku fan entertained.  Of the 240 puzzles, 220 are the popular 9x9 puzzles, 10 are 16 x 16, and 10 are circular puzzles. Within each of these categories there are Easy, Tricky, Tough and Diabolical puzzle ratings; and each puzzle is clearly identified with the rating. ... Read More
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From our partner US Games
Tarot Deck and Book Set For Dummies (DUM71) cover image

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

Texas Hold'em For Dummies (047004604X) cover image
Turn on the TV, drop by a newsstand, or just browse the checkout your local supermarket and you'll see firsthand that Texas Hold 'Em is the poker game everyone's playing. It's a game that's deceptively simple, yet within its easy framework you’ll find truth and trickery, boredom and fear, skill and misfortune—in other words, all the things that make life fun and worth living!

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Trading Card Games For Dummies (0471754161) cover image
Check out Magic: The Gathering, Heroclix, and more


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
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Vampire: The Requiem For Dummies (0470037458) cover image
Includes tips on characters and storylines for storytellers



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
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Wii Fitness For Dummies (0470521589) cover image
A fun and friendly guide to enjoying the benefits of video games with actual fitness results!

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

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Wii For Dummies (0470872551) cover image
Just got a Nintendo Wii game console? Thinking about one? Wii offers video games, exercise tools, the opportunity to create a cool Mii character, and lot of other entertainment options. Wii For Dummies shows you how to get the most from this fun family game system.

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

Winning at Internet Poker For Dummies (0764578332) cover image
Take poker online the fun and easy way!

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
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