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News Flash: New Games from Funnybone Toys, Trends at NY Toy Fair

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  • Funnybone Toys have announced four games to be released this year: Anaxi, in which words are connected in unique ways, Spirot, a game inspired by pixel art, the next member of the Arrazzles series, Under the Sea, and a new memory game, Melvin+Simon.
  • The Game Aisle takes two looks at the trends appearing in board games at this year's New York Toy Fair.
  • Z-Man Games has posted a video interview with Matt Leacock about his new social game¬†Knit Wit.
  • New reviews this week of Burgle Bros. (Cog Gaming), Evolution (Queens of Nerdcraft), and Star Realms: Colony Wars (Meeple Town).
  • The furniture company Geek Chic made a surprising move into the game publishing business, announcing that they've purchased Crash Games.
  • CBS ran a piece on the designer of Gamewright's Dragonwood.
  • The board game Patchwork has been given a digital adaption for Windows mobile devices and PCs.
  • This blog post takes a look at how gaming has evolved over the years, using Risk as an example of how it's influenced more modern games.
  • Geek and Sundry has hunted up five retro (and humorous) commercials for old board games. At least some had catchy songs!