Posts Tagged‘the game’

I Helped Run a Game

…and that’s why I haven’t posted anything for the past two months!  (Warning, this post will probably contain some spoilers for The Famine Game.  All photos are either by Sana Malik or me unless otherwise noted.) Last week, my husband and I flew to Washington, D.C. to help run The Famine Game, a Hunger Games-themed Game organized by Todd Etter and Philip Dasler, and the first ever Game run in Washington, D.C.  In this post, I’m just going to re-cap my personal experience with the Game.  It won’t be a comprehensive report of the Famine Game itself by any means…

The Famine Game

Citizens of Pangram, You may be aware that this fall will be the 75th Annual Famine Game, and you are among the pool of possible tributes. As we like to do something special every Quarter Quell, we are excited to announce that for this year’s Famine Game, we will be selecting TEAMS of tributes instead of 24 individuals. We feel this change will result in the most exciting and thrilling Famine Game to date. For up-to-date coverage about this year’s Game, please visit http://www.thefaminegame.com/ Specific information about the event, such as how to volunteer to be a tribute, will be released…

WarTron Coming to Boston

On Monday, I was all excited to read everyone’s write-ups about last weekend’s WarTron Game in Portland.  Today, I’m all excited because apparently a team has asked to re-cast WarTron in Boston next year!  This is big news!  I know I just said Boston is “so far away” in my last post, but for a Game, I would say anywhere that doesn’t require a plane ticket is practically in my backyard! So far, no further details have been released about this potential re-run, but I’ll keep an ear out.  Does anyone know the last time a Game was run on…