Medieval Capture the Flag

January 27, 2015 / 0 comments

The medieval version of the classic game Capture the Flag (See link for rules) is the same except instead of tagging enemy players who stray into your territory, you have to duel them with your choice of medieval weapons. And, of course, before the game begins, you get to slap your enemies in the face…

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Four on a Couch

January 2, 2015 / 0 comments

I was recently a grumpy participant in what I was sure would be an underwhelming game of Four on a Couch. The first game lasted 10 minutes, the second lasted 15 minutes, and the third lasted two and half hours. It was a blast. Four on a Couch is a simple game (the reason the…

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Gamifying My Run

December 27, 2013 / 0 comments

One of the fun, unforeseen things about starting Waxwing¬†has been that it gives me reasons to meet all sorts of interesting people doing interesting things. The other day I had the chance to sit down with Dan Boyd of Here’s the Story¬†and he told me about a game of urban tag called Journey to the…

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