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Game Of The Month February 2019:The Selfie Game

Selfie Game is one of the icebreakers which you can find your nearby gift stores and shop. Pretty much known as game of silly expressions. It is perfect for parties and get together with your friends.

Today, I came up with a little different game, but something which we many of us do the same for your social media.So today, I will be talking one game board, which can turn into a game. It is known as Selfie Game Board.Let’s use this game for much more fun activity rather than filling your album.

What is Selfie Game?
Selfie Game is one of the icebreakers which you can find your nearby gift stores and shop. Pretty much known as game of silly expressions. It is perfect for parties and get together with your friends.

What it includes
Picture Frame
360 Selfie Expression Cards

How to Play
Draw a card, take a selfie, then watch as your friends and family guess your expression.
Pose for the caption and click it with phone, camera or with the frame which is given in the board
Share the selfie with the group
Then other players choose a caption card from the hand which they think best suits them.
Whenever player makes the perfect they gets a point.
Then LAUGH IT OFF!

Who can Play
Probably someone who is 13+

Players
4 Players can play this game. But if possible, you can play more than 4

Variations
You can play with or without smartphone.
Same goes for with frame and without frame

You can buy this on Amazon or any offline store nearby you.

Let us know what do you think about the game in the comments section? Would you like to give it a try?

Daredevil: Live Action Suits Throughout The Years

There is EVIL out there. Time to get some work done.Check out Daredevil’s live action Suits Evolution

If you see those horns in shadows lurking, then you know, you are in big trouble and will be hospitalized.

Took a long time to recognise Daredevil as a character rather than identifying as poor Spider-Man. Thanks to Frank Miller, DD found his infrastructure and become the iconic character as we know it.

So today, I am going to cover each suit’s feature and design from Ben Affleck to Charlie Cox. So let us begin

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Ben Affleck as Daredevil

 

This costume is much more leather looking like. Something a biker wears or it sometimes look like a spandex. It also has holster for his Billy Clubs which is disguised as cane which he(Matt Murdock) uses for walking. The suit is very much functional and realistic at times of 2000-2005s. This suit is more like crimson platish than red. The insignia of DD is placed at right side of chest, kind of very subtle.

This mask has red lense, whenever the lighting is right, you can see the POV of blind man, especially if lighting set in right situation. Although meant for gymnastic purpose, but it does look like it can be easily fit into the person who has more than 5 feet.

There are some of the concept arts for the suit which were made by Manser. I feel these are the better versions than final product which got. They feel more darker for the movie.

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Charlie Cox as MCU’s(Marvel Cinematic Universe) Daredevil

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Home Made Suit

This suit is just seen at one scene on the episode 10 AKA Nelson V Murdock of Season 1. This suit is just plain Blue Sweatshirt and looks somewhat like Pyjamas. Eyes are covered in blindfold style. Hands are covered with hand wraps which are mainly used for boxing. This suit is somewhat similar to Battle Damaged Variant excpet it is not fully Black Ninja Suit.

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Black Ninja Suit

This suit is heavily inspired by classic design by Frank Miller in early days of Daredevil comics “The Man Without Fear” and in the same case of MCU/Netflix TV show where he started before and after the events of “The Avengers: Battle For New York”.

This suit has nothing much more to offer as he said in the show he ordered from online along with black pants and mask. Mask is pretty much similar to the comics. He got batons from his mentor Stick. It is perfect for practical sports and military wear.The only difference are shoes, they are black in live action just like every other MCU heroes get except Captain America. In comics, they are white sports shoes.In some cases, Muay Thai ropes has been used in Season 1 Episode 2 and then used in the last episodes of Season 3.(See the Image Below)

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Black Ninja Suit with Muay Thai Ropes
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Devil Of Hell’s Kitchen Suit 1

This Suit has been created by Melvin Potter so that he could take less damage from his enemies. The Red Part if you see, it can deflect a knife depending on the angle and black part would give him from most protection from punches, kicks and other alternatives.Those Black Pattern you can see all over his costume and even his back, has some black patterns(See The Video Below).

It is somewhat similar to Secret War Costume but little tactical and more of an armor based.If you see his right leg, it has pockets where he keeps his batons but unlike comics it does not have rope like feature, but it can combine into one club.Yes it has red eye suit in the helmet but it just looks like for the showcase and nothing else. But this suit wouldn’t last until starting few episodes where Punisher has been guest starred and he cracked his helmet pretty hard.

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Devil of Hell’s Kitchen Suit 2 in Season 2,Defenders and Season 3

This Suit is almost perfect. Although the same suit, but helmet has been changed and also improved on those red eyes. Now he looks like “Devil Of Hell’s Kitchen”. Even now the suit has complete protection from almost everything. Light material but durable.

Potter also incorporated a new carbon nanotube-based alloy which he said and I quote “near indestructible” into a new helmet that included red lenses in the eye holes. He also added advanced alloy gauntlets to the suit’s gloves as a bonus. Now instead of Batons, he got billy clubs which he can swing around almost like Spider-Man.

Honorable Mention
But this suit now has been used by Ben Poindexter AKA Dex or commonly known as Bullseye just like in the comics where he donned the costumes of Daredevil and Hawkeye.

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Wilson Bethel as Ben Poindexter AKA Dex, Fake Daredevil AKA Bullseye

Unused Concepts for MCU Suit.
If Daredevil was ever into MCU movie, pretty sure these costumes would work very well. One of the costumes had DD insignia. Looks very awesome.Made by Josh Nizzi.

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We close off with cool closing statements from both incarnations

Skip to 1:36 for cool closing statement from 3rd Season of Daredevil

Which costume of Daredevil you like most? Let me know in the comments. I have few more costume evolution of Marvel’s Street Fighters.

Game Of The Month January 2019: Never Have I Ever

This game is actually fun and get to know people. You can also learn more about people you already know in your life. People have to count down their fingers if they done the deed. This version I am talking about Cards version.

So first of all, Happy New Year 2019. Pretty much many of us, do talk about resolutions and what they want to achieve. But for this month, I believe we can be a little nostalgia. You wonder how? The Answer is again, pretty simple. Play the game Never Have I Ever or NHIE. So let us begin. It is also known as Game of Poor Life Decisions.

What is Never Have I Ever?
This game is actually fun and get to know people. You can also learn more about people you already know in your life. People have to count down their fingers if they done the deed. This version I am talking about Cards version.

Who can play this game?
Probably 13+.

How to Play?
-Remove all the cards from the box and place on the table.
-Deal 10 cards to each player and leave remaining cards in the box.
-Pick the person with the coolest of their stuff, because let’s be honest, no one likes a showoff.
-Once a person starts the game picks a rule card from pile and reads it out, places it up on the face
-Rule Card explains what the players must do for the round, so hopefully everyone is listening
-If you can’t play that rule card, do another one.
-At the end of each round all players draw new play cards to bring each player’s back upto 10 cards
-The Left player begins the next round by picking up a new rule card.

Now we talk about scoring
-If you are guilty of play card, you win it and get to keep it face up, on the table in front of you which is known as Wall Of Shame.
-If you aren’t guilty of the play card, you add it to discard pile.
-First person to get 10 Play of Cards wins. That means you made some very bad decisions in your life.

Variations
You can play this game without cards by making your own statements or can take help from the cards above. Host will say the statement and whoever finishes the entire glass, is the one who made the bad decisions in their life. If you like you can also download the app from your phone.

If you do not want to drink, then use fingers, the person whose fingers are most down is the loser or winner.

Fair Warning
If you have someone who gets offended and have temper, please refrain them from this game. It is a fun game and it should be taken in that way.

So, hope you have fun this New Year . Let me know in the comments section and let me know what other variations you have for the game.

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Punisher: Live Action Suits Throughout The Years

Since the Punisher’s first appearance in The Amazing Spider-Man #129 from 1974, Francis Castiligone AKA Frank Castle is pretty much the same. He’s as tough as we speak, vigilante waging a one-man war on crime in order to get revenge for the murder of his family. Let us see the list of Live Action suits.

Since the Punisher’s first appearance in The Amazing Spider-Man #129 from 1974, Francis Castiglione AKA Frank Castle is pretty much the same. He’s as tough as we speak, vigilante waging a one-man war on crime in order to get revenge for the murder of his family. Sometimes I just believe, he takes his family name to murder people who aren’t capable of change. He rose in popularity from the mid-80s to the mid-90s. For some people, it is very good.

But he has only message to bad guys out there

Those who do evil to others, the killers,rapists,psychos, sadists..you will come to know him well.Frank Castle is dead,call him The Punisher.

Frank Castle is an honest ex-Marine who has lot of respect for Captain America and James Rhodes AKA War Machine.

Fun Fact: Now Punisher is a War Machine since Rhodey AKA James Rhodes died at the hands of Thanos thanks to Captain Marvel. But today we are here to celebrate Frank Castle’s Live Appearance in Movies & TV Shows.

Let us see the list of Live Action suits.

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Thomas Jane from Punisher (2004)

This Punisher is almost accurate to comic series and people loved it. It could have improved on action series. Origins was bloody violent but after that violence was little let down. It is as memorable as Tobey Maguire playing Spider-Man.It is the people’s second choice to play as Punisher.

Film costume borrows from Garth Ennis run on Punisher comics. Instead of sweat shirt, they gone with T-Shirt and Leather Jacket. The Leather Jacket is somewhat similar to what Keanu Reeves wore on The Matrix. He didn’t even used much weapons except Shotgun,Arrows,Mine Bombs.

He only wear this during Climax Scene. After that POOF.

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Ray Stevenson in Punisher War Zone (2008)

A slight better looking Punisher than Thomas Jane.The costume more looks like body armor. It is something a war of soldier wears. Almost a realistic body armor, if I say so for myself. Not only do that, he has the experience of Marines. That guy can kill anyone in seconds. He was at war with crimes not with himself.

It has neck guard as well and he carries way more weapons like every kinds of pistols, even with silencers , revolvers, rifles ,pocket knifes, flares, grenade launchers. This guy had it all. Finally a good Punisher suit but too bad film was forgotten as it was solely focused on violence and crude language.

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Jon Bernthal as MCU’s Punisher in Daredevil Season 2 (2016-Present)

After two bad attempts at film, Netflix and MCU(Marvel Cinematic Universe) swooped in and saved the day with this new suit. Granted that he did not get until Season 2 of Final Episode in Daredevil end.He was a killer in this both literally and figuratively.In this suit, he is somewhat wearing the armor once he killed Schoonover and got access to weapons closet, he designed and painted iconic white skull on black armor except he has big black coat in it, but rest of it is same.

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Jon Bernthal as MCU’s Punisher in Punisher (2017-Present)

This suit is very similar to it just removed the black coat but with more ammo pouches and also keeping small weaponrys for stealth attempt.He sports the signature death’s head logo much like modern comics which is like basically a source of this skull’s roots and has loads of ammo pouches. Even though he is short but very much bulky.Just like previous film Punisher War Zone, he is wearing a Kevlar armor to protect himself from bullets as his previous experience. It is very much realistic depiction of his suits from comics. This suit is perfect amount of practicals with theatrics. In Season 2, we hope we get to see this suit more as they promised they would show he is adopting the mantle of Punisher, hope they keep up the promise. Even if it means cancellation of the series just like other MCU Netflix TV Shows.

But here are some unused costumes which were made but never implemented.

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Design by James Holland
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Designed by Code LGX

So this is it, all the costume evolution of Punisher in Live Action. Let me know in the comments which one you like it most. I am going to do this a lot in Marvel Street Fighters.

Game Of The Month December 2018-Freeze Dance

So the year is ending. So, you must be preparing for Christmas eve and New Year eve. So as we say goodbye to this year, why not do with a playful style? You know , you all play musical chair, the concept is same, but instead of sitting you have to dance and freeze. So the name, Freeze Dance

So the year is ending. So, you must be preparing for Christmas eve and New Year eve. So as we say goodbye to this year, why not do with a playful style? You know , you all play musical chair, the concept is same, but instead of sitting you have to dance and freeze. So the name, Freeze Dance. So let us begin.

What is Freeze Dance?
Freeze Dance is a party game in which every child and adult can play since it allows you to have fun and create good memories. It is also a great indoor game for parties and sleepovers.

How to Play
-All you have to do is create a playlist of songs.

-Then the host will play the song, and dance it out.

-Once the host stops the songs, then freeze. To make it even more fun, press quickly and surprisingly

-If the music stops and any of your team mate is still dancing, then they are out of the game.

-Then repeat the same thing until the last person stands. The last person would be the winner.

How many people can play

You can play with maximum number of people.

Things you will Need
-Mobile with Music Player or Streaming App (Spotify, Saavn etc)
Water

-Items for punishment like juice, clothing, food etc (See below for Variations)

Variations
-Dance in different like a ballerina, hopping, Dance like famous celebrities like Shiamak Dawar, Prabhudeva, Michael Jackson, Chris Brown, etc etc, Salsa Dance etc

-Let them freeze in different positions like model,famous history figures,certain shape,bug or letter

-Make Funny Faces while you get freeze

-Punish the Losers by giving them a little embarrassing tasks it can be eating gross food or sour, or you can do make them silly tasks

So, hope you have fun this Christmas Eve and New Year Eve. Let me know in the comments section and let me know what other variations you have for the game.

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Game Of The Month November 2018: Flip Challenge

So November is here. You know what I am thinking about? People playing with Action Figures. You know where people collect various figures such as Superheroes/heroines, Princesses and Star Wars Figures. So today, since I have only this idea coming up. SO I will talk about Flip challenge

What is Flip Challenge?
Flip Challenge is another party game where you can play with your friends by making them jump by using your action figure.

How to Play
-Bring your own action figure
-Make them flip
-Land them in 2 feet

If it lands perfect, you score a point.If it not keep trying again

Variations
Bring few action figures so team can make them flip, so that they can keep trying until it lands on feet. Like 5 Action figures per team. So it comes around 10.You can even make it theme also.

For example-Every Saturday you should do one Mortal Kombat. Other Week G.I Joe and so on with every different franchise. It is up to you.

Mostly people play it alone, but playing with groups is much more fun.

Let me know what do you think about the game? If there any questions, please let me know in the comments section.

Game Of The Month October 2018: Backward Charades

Well we all have been playing charades, but you know there is another variation of this game? It is known as Backward Charades or simply Reverse Charades. It is fun to play together and act it out by team rather than individual.

So let’s not waste time and discuss this about the game.

What is Backward Charades/Reverse Charades?

Backward Charades/Reverse Charades is a new twist on the classic game “Charades”. Instead of one person acting out the clues, the whole team has to act out the clues and one person will give the answers. It is seriously easy to play and as enjoyable.

How to Play

-Team will act out the clues and one person has to guess the clues.

-You can play up to 20 mins. But hey just because it is said 20 minutes doesn’t mean you actually have to.

-For each guess you get a point, for each wrong guess you won’t. This rule has not changed.

-You have a minute to guess. But you can extend it to 2 mins. I personally liked 2 minutes. For new people try 2 minutes, once you are an expert at this game, then go with original rule of 1 minute guess.

-Each team selects a guesser (everyone gets a turn guessing) and the rest of the team acts out the words. The other team holds the word cards for only the actors to see and flips the enclosed timer

-No using sounds or looking back the words.Draw out. Easily disqualified.

-You can use props if you think it is closely related to clue.

-Once the game finishes, tally the points.Whoever has the most points, that team is the winner.

-Team has to work together to get done in under a minute.

Players

In each team there should be 3 or more players. The more people you have, more the fun it is.

Samples

You can check out the video to know how to play

 

So, that is much for the game. If you have any queries let me know in the comments, or played this game before, let me know how was your experience.

See You Next Month.