Instructables: exploring - play - game - featured Sat, 1 Aug 2015 11:46:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Batman Arkham Knight Utility Belt
Batman Arkham Knight Utility Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> sradtke I'm a big fan of the costume design from the Batman Arkham video game series. And when I saw the fantastic utility belt Batman wears in the latest game Batman Arkham Knight, I set about to make my own. It's an unusual design with oversize pouches with leather flaps, funky scalloped wings on the buck...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 21:50:48 PDT
Star Wars themed Wedding Corn Hole game.
Star Wars themed Wedding Corn Hole game. - More DIY How To Projects]]> backwards lamb I got married this year and me and my girlfriend (now wife) wanted to have some fun outdoor games to occupy the guests while we are off taking photos and all the other things that leave guests to their own devices. We wanted games that were different and since in England Corn Hole isn't a popular or...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:12:00 PDT
Instructables THE GAME
Instructables THE GAME - More DIY How To Projects]]> bravoechonovember1 I love instructables! The community is great, the staff is amazing and the ideas are outstanding! So I thought it was time I make an instructable themed instructable! What you need paper thicker paper cardboard a color printer spray adhesive a love of instructables! Print this! (on...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:26:20 PDT
X and O Game (the descriptions are available by checking the images)
X and O Game (the descriptions are available by checking the images) - More DIY How To Projects]]> talex1 This is a classic X and O game. This project is meant to be done by using a laser cutter. It is a simple and fun process to do it. It took more or less of one hour to create the design and around 30 minutes to cut it using a laser cutter. You can find the steps and the descriptions within the images...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:43:47 PDT
Nuka-Cola Ring Toss
Nuka-Cola Ring Toss - More DIY How To Projects]]> ModMischief Combine your love of Fallout with a classic carnival game!My husband and I made this bottle ring toss game for our post-apocalyptic carnival themed wedding, but it would be fun at almost any event. Cleaning and etching the bottles The first trick was finding Coca Cola in glass bottles. After a li...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 23:52:00 PDT
Space invaders marble run school fete game (and maths fun)
Space invaders marble run school fete game (and maths fun) - More DIY How To Projects]]> anandaboffin This is a game we made for the school fete, using a recycled cardboard palette, drinks bottle tops, some party ice cream cups, spare card and lots of hot glue. The idea is like bagatelle (or pinball but without the flippers); you drop a marble at the top and its bounces down the obstacles to land in...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 07:28:10 PDT
Back Yard Ball Basher
Back Yard Ball Basher - More DIY How To Projects]]> Gregarious This is a very quick and simple fun game for garden or yard.It was a nice sunny day and my grandson was playing in the garden.He wanted me to keep throwing the ball to him to try to hit it.I was happy to play with him but thought there could be a better way to enable him to play anytime on his own.I...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 20:51:41 PDT
3D Chess Board
3D Chess Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> dragon9246 A multiple level 3D chess board. Made of walnut, each block is at a different height to add a fun and artistic factor to the classic game of chess. With a proper workshop and a few pieces of walnut lumber, you can build your own 3D chess board in less than a week. This craft is both appealing to the...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 05:21:30 PDT
Portable Wireless MAME Controller
Portable Wireless MAME Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> steverleroux Description:This project will allow you to fabricate a Portable Wireless MAME Controller. The MAME (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator) box I used was a Raspberry Pi running Advanced Mame but any box supporting USB can be used.The Idea:Many years ago I made a upright MAME arcade cabinet with a persona...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:00:24 PDT
Cardboard Fortress Battle! (capture the flag)
Cardboard Fortress Battle! (capture the flag) - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Oakland Toy Lab Hold thine cardboard horses, and raise thouest cardboard tubes, because ye have been called upon for delightful papery battle! When you mix forts, cardboard, and capture the flag, you're sure to get something great! Whether you're a full-on LARPer or allergic to the idea of going to a Medieval Times...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 16:24:49 PDT
PEN-PAPER PLANE $ LAUNCHER - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ameya9 So this is holiday season , i thought of making some thing fun that ,children can make and play on their own and not only that I involves all easily available ( at home ) items.So Lets START!! :) Supplies 1. Pencil2. Scale3. Cardboard sheet (Thick Paper sheet will do)4. Empty Old Pen.5.Small c...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 02:58:31 PDT
T-Soaker Anti-Dunk Tank
T-Soaker Anti-Dunk Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tustin High T-Tech The T-Soaker is a revolutionary new way to have fun. The basic function of the T-Soaker is the same as a traditional dunk tank, but upside down. Some benefits include only using 2 gallons of water per use ,compared to the 500 gallons a traditional dunk tank uses, better portability than a regular ta...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 10:11:01 PDT
Mölkky - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman Mölkky is a Finnish game*, invented in the mid 1990s. I saw a set of Mölkky skittles for sale in the UK, and quickly realised two things: It would make a great game to take camping with our Cubs or Scouts, especially since they are already fans of kubb. I could make a set myself for much le...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 12:27:43 PDT
Glow in the dark Constellation Dice - NOW WITH VIDEO!
Glow in the dark Constellation Dice - NOW WITH VIDEO! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Gio Lasar I have always been fascinated by stars. Since ancient times, the Constellations above us have been deemed responsible of a great part of men's destiny, and have been asked for guidance or blessings. There is a song by Björk that goes: "With a palm full of stars, I throw them like dice, Repeatedly......
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Tue, 5 May 2015 12:40:34 PDT
Two By Four Tower Yard Game
Two By Four Tower Yard Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> MoTinkerGNome I do not claim to own any rights whatsoever to the "Jenga", "Ta-Ka-Radi", "Tumbling Tower", "Tail Gate", or "Game" for that matter. The author does not claim to own any rights to the above descriptors products are purely coincidental, And as the author I do not own anything I hope this tribute gam...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 09:32:06 PDT
3D Print A Game: The Beginner's Guide
3D Print A Game: The Beginner's Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> nathansmind So your desk is full of 3D printed novelty Yodas, Owls and T-Rex Skulls that collecting more dust then they do looks. Its time to bring some practicality and usability to your prints. It's time you started 3D printing your own table top games. Dozens of great 3D printable games are scattered across ...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:55:40 PDT
Paddleball Set
Paddleball Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> Paige Russell Once a month I host a beach bonfire brunch and am always on the hunt for fun beach games to bring. Instead of buying a paddleball set, I decided to make one! Now I have one more way to work off all the fire roasted foods!Let's get to making some fun >---------------------------------------------...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:56:54 PDT
How to make a Connect Four game
How to make a Connect Four game - More DIY How To Projects]]> i_like_to_make_stuff Four-in-a-row is one of those games that you play with just about any age child, and they can play competitively. My kids really enjoy it, and since we play it on occasion, I got to thinking about what it would take to make the game myself. I didn't want to have to deal with the normal moving slide ...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:19:25 PDT
Spot it With #s
Spot it With #s - More DIY How To Projects]]> ed shtern I made this game for a school project a while ago, and thought it would be a great idea to share it with you. It's a Mathematical twist to the traditional spot it game.Spot it is a great game with a few ways of playing. Basically if you find a match on your card to the one in the middle (there is al...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:16:50 PDT
Desktop Air Hockey Table
Desktop Air Hockey Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> Maker Spark Here's how to build a small air hockey table, that is both cheap and portable. As well as this, you can make it any size, depending on the box you use. A plastic box was used for simplicity; it means you can experiment with the air flow easily.An air hockey table works by creating a cushion of air b...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:55:20 PDT
How to Play Speed With Cards
How to Play Speed With Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> choopathingy Speed is a commonly a two-player card game in which both players are dealt an equal number of cards and must place all cards in the center piles to win. Given practice and the right opponent, it can be a very nerve-wracking game that gets adrenaline pumping. All it takes to play is (at least) one de...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:58:56 PDT
How to play BS: A game of bluffing
How to play BS: A game of bluffing - More DIY How To Projects]]> stephenmack In this instructable I will teach you how to play BS, a fun card game. This is one of my favorite card games to play and often brings about many laughs and smiles. The object of the game is to get rid of all your cards. I hope you enjoy this as much as I do and have fun experiences with it! This is ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:07:40 PDT
STUMP drinking game
STUMP drinking game - More DIY How To Projects]]> zaphod07 This is a guide to the drinking game stump. I have noticed there is already a instructable for this game but this will be a different approach and slightly different version as I have played it. But first things first:Here is your warning:Obvious...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:07:58 PDT
Superhero Card Game
Superhero Card Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> Golddogs123 Are you a fan of superheroes? Do you enjoy playing card games? Yes? Then let's put your superhero knowledge to the test with this extraordinary game! The rules are the similar as those in the game Anomia. Provided are files to create one superhero themed card deck consisting of 52 cards and directio...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:13:20 PDT
How to Play: Who am I
How to Play: Who am I - More DIY How To Projects]]> mysterygirl995 Hey everyone I am going to show you how to play a really fun game today. It is called Who Am I. It is a lot like a 20 questions game. It is a great game to get a group of people who don't know each other to mingle. I hope you enjoy this instructable, and love the game. What You Need Pen (or marke...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16:01:00 PDT
How to play The Game of Moves
How to play The Game of Moves - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kiteman The Game of Moves has had many names over the years. When I first learned about it, it was just called The Game, but that was before the invention of The Game (which I just lost).Other names it has had have been The Stationary Game, The Strategy Game, or The Tactical Game.It is a much-mutable game,...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:10:14 PDT
A small REX, (or bar billiards) game - without balls
A small REX, (or bar billiards) game - without balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> BigCthulhu Rex is the game you can know as 'bar billiard' (, with some variants. The name 'rex' is the name of this game in Hungary, playing it with only one mushroom, and five (or sometimes seven) white and one red balls. We play it in hotels and other resort places,...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:04:48 PST
Rubik's Lego cube
Rubik's Lego cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> dieter demeyere How to turn an old (original) Rubik's into a Lego cube Getting started / find a patient aka cube. And Lego pieces Flea markets, second hand stores, friends who gave up... there is allways someone, somewhere having an old cube.I found 2 on a flea market for only about 1,5 €. Make sure they still t...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 04:47:50 PST
Plywood Arcade Machine
Plywood Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> Laserbird This Instructable is for an arcade machine cabinet made out of a sheet of plywood and other scrap wood laying around. Inspiration came from these other Instructables: other Instructables we...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21:53:26 PST
Connect 4 Face Mosaic
Connect 4 Face Mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> 10DotMatrix This is Connect 4 with a twist. Connect 4 is a two-player game in which the players take turns dropping colored discs into a vertically suspended grid. The pieces fall straight down, occupying the next available space within the column. The object of the game is to connect four of your pieces vertic...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:41:18 PST
Minecraft Magnets
Minecraft Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> Namisuke Can't afford expensive Lego, need a new idea for students/children, or just love Minecraft? Well, look no further! I originally created these for my English board when I was an Assistant Language Teacher in Japan. Attached are photos of these pieces in use at a Japanese high school. Included in this...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:35:23 PST
Custom Light Up Game Board for BattleCON
Custom Light Up Game Board for BattleCON - More DIY How To Projects]]> UnderwaterQuestionMark This is a project I did as a final for one of my classes this semester. It's a game board that lights up when you put pieces on it, and the light is different depending on what color piece is on it. This board is specifically built for a board game called BattleCON. BattleCON is (mainly) a two-playe...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:27:42 PST
Hipster bingo
Hipster bingo - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus First of all, the term 'hipster' doesn't apply to you. You, of course, are an independent-minded rugged individualist whose personal sense of style and taste is obviously superior to that of the poseurs who have coopted your fashion over the past several years. You are authentic and are not subject ...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:51:18 PDT
Portable beer pong table
Portable beer pong table - More DIY How To Projects]]> corrie213 First of all I am from South Africa and beer pong isn't big here, or should I say it isn't big yet. I decided to build my own table because you simply cant buy tables here and if you want to import, it will cost you an arm and a leg. Why portable? Why not, I take it with to party's and people love i...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:06:20 PDT
5 Second Exploding Popsicle Stick Frizbee
5 Second Exploding Popsicle Stick Frizbee - More DIY How To Projects]]> mlduffy One summer evening when I was five years old, my uncle taught my sister and I how to make "Bombs" out of the sticks from the ice-pops we just finished. The construction took less than five seconds and our childhood was never the same. We bought a box of Popsicle sticks (available at any craft stor...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:26:46 PDT
Jugger Weapons
Jugger Weapons - More DIY How To Projects]]> savageinternet Imagine yourself as part of a post-apocalyptic battle team. The sun beating down on you, catching and glinting off your weapon. The ground soft beneath your feet. Your enemies across the field beginning to look worn down, their eyes betraying fear....Now you can be. ;) In Germany some time ago,...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:12:39 PDT
How to play the "Questions" game.
How to play the "Questions" game. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jake-off Many of you have not seen the movie Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead, so you may not know what I'm talking about. Questions is a simple game that requires no no equipment, just and imaginative mind. Scoring, Rules and Fouls. Scoring is done by foul. Fouls can be called for: Statement: Playe...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2008 19:25:27 PDT
Hive game with box
Hive game with box - More DIY How To Projects]]> draenogg I bought Hive more than two years ago, and even if I don't play it so often, I like this game and showed it to friends. Coincidently, a birthday is coming, so why not a custom-made wooden Hive ? I saw an intructable a while ago with a laser-cut Hive, and since now I have access to a fablab with a la...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:59:19 PDT
K'nex Hungry, Hungry Hippos
K'nex Hungry, Hungry Hippos - More DIY How To Projects]]> JonnyBGood Hello! I'm JonnyBGood and once again I come bringing another classic game completely built out of K'nex. This year I present a game out of my childhood, Hungry Hungry Hippos. The only difference being is that these four hippos have migrated away from the red pond to find more food and less competiti...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:32:02 PDT
Touch-Device Tactile Overlay
Touch-Device Tactile Overlay - More DIY How To Projects]]> turborilla Remember how you could play the first levels of that old-school, 8-bit platform game (which starred an Italian plumber) with your eyes closed? Have you noticed that you can't do the same thing on your touch device?Touch devices has done much for gaming, but something's still missing: namely, the but...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:13:01 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Sliding Puzzle
How to Make a Wooden Sliding Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> irisgottlieb Remember those puzzles that you got in the early 90s - the grid with a tiger's face that you had to finagle around, tile by tile, until you managed to unscramble the tiger?  Here's how to make a more sophisticated one that robots will remember fondly in 2050.  Ingredients Here's what you need. Y...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:39:38 PDT
Make A K'nex Easter Egg Basket!
Make A K'nex Easter Egg Basket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> nerfrocketeer It's Easter again! This is one of the most rushed and excited mornings you can remember having in a long time. The kids are anxiously running back and forth throughout the house, eagerly awaiting the family departure to the nearest Easter Egg Hunt grounds. So far, everything is going as planned-unt...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 14:22:34 PDT
Prank Juice
Prank Juice - More DIY How To Projects]]> kelleymarie An easy and fast edible prank that is silly, harmless, and wins everyone over with smiles in the end. Pranks can be fun, especially for the one pulling the prank. That being said, they aren't always fun for the other person. Pranks can be especially hard when you're pulling them on kids. So why not ...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:56:35 PDT
Pac-man: Life size Edition
Pac-man: Life size Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> ecsaul23 This is Instructables club's 4th 'ible and our entry for the 4 contest. If you can, take a moment to vote for us. Thanks! The kids and I brainstormed several ideas for this contest and we settled on this one because it was the most inexpensive idea we could come up with that was still pre...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:39:47 PDT
TableTop Terrain Buildings
TableTop Terrain Buildings - More DIY How To Projects]]> sharkdanger Here i am going to teach you how to make cheap and easy to make miniature tabletop terrain buildings Materials and Tools Materials MDF or Foam-board Polystyrene white/blue  Acrylic Paint Plaster of Paris (optional) Saw dust Food colouring PVA Glue Tools Craft Knife set Paint Brush Buildin...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 05:41:43 PDT
Zombie Apocalypse - A Simple Board Game
Zombie Apocalypse - A Simple Board Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> AndyGadget This is a very old two player strategy game known variously as Hare and Hounds, the French Military Game and several other names and brought slap bang up to date with a theme which relates to the ever-present fear of the ZA. I first came across hare and hounds when reading through Martin Gardner...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 14:50:27 PST
Custom wood and metal Hive set (boardgame)
Custom wood and metal Hive set (boardgame) - More DIY How To Projects]]> epsmith A friend introduced me to the game Hive this summer (think chess-meets dominoes-meets insects!), and I was really excited to make a custom set for myself! The original game pieces had a really nice weight to them and I wanted to make sure that my set would be both beautiful, and feel good in your ha...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 21:35:23 PDT
Vertical Daily Chess Board
Vertical Daily Chess Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> Brooklyntonia Do you love chess, but don't have time to sit down for a long game? Play everyday with just two moves a day, and add a little style to your home to boot! Gather Supplies Supply List: Frame with glass spray paint cheap chess set magnets cardstock measuring tape scissors double stick tape sheet me...
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 11:20:00 PDT
Color-Based Wooden Sudoku Board
Color-Based Wooden Sudoku Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> thegnome54 This was a gift for my dad's birthday, and probably my most intricate woodworking creation to date. I wanted to make some kind of sudoku-related object for him, and became inspired by pictures I saw of color-based sudoku boards online such as this one. I figured creating my own version would be a fu...
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Thu, 15 Aug 2013 20:24:16 PDT
Messtival: Very Messy Games
Messtival: Very Messy Games - More DIY How To Projects]]> superpants For many years I have been involved in running activities at events and camps for Scouts and Guides, ranging up to mass games for over 600 kids at once. In many cases these have included silly, wet or messy games which always proved very popular with the participants. However, in most cases we had t...
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 04:41:58 PDT