The 2012 Holiday Gift Guide wraps up with a look at the some of our top picks of the year for board games that you can find on the app store.
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Desert Sky Games managing partner Michael Bahr talks about the process of cleaning and renovating an old arcade game, and how you can convert it into a different game with a little work and time.
The eagerly awaited launched of the Goko game portal was scheduled to happen during Gen Con last week. Goko is building a development and hosting platform for "social games", and have licensed a number of well-known tabletop games such as Dominion, Catan World, and Race for the Galaxy. Until last week, few details about their platform had been released.
But when they opened up the servers to the public for the first time last Thursday, the demand for Dominion Online was so great that the service immediately became unresponsive and was shut down two days later.