I can't even count the number of times Hasbro has messed with Monopoly. Last year's Monopoly Live and its smarty pants tower certainly was different. This year's Monopoly zAPPed swaps paper cash for debit cards that can be "scanned" on iOS devices. How's that for keeping with the times?
ePawn Arena is the digital board game tabletop that brings the likes of Dungeons and Dragons to life. This screen isn't a tablet. It's not a touchscreen and it doesn't work with RFID. It recognizes little figurines using patented magnetic technology and it's super responsive.
After "re-inventing" Monopoly with a 10-inch electronic tower, Hasbro is giving the classic game of Battleship a similar makeover — infrared tower and all.
Sick and tired of all those special edition Monopoly boards that do nothing new but look cool? I mean, was there really demand for Seinfeld and Super Mario Monopoly? Hasbro's bringing the classic money game into the high-tech world and it starts with an electronic tower.
The world of Dungeons & Dragons needs no introduction. Recently, however, the D&D community suffered the loss of one close and dear as the game's co-founder Gary Gygax passed away after battling for some years with heart ailments. But...