Games in Painting
Games in Fiction and Movies
- The Flanders Panel, Arturo Perez-Reverte (filmed as
centered around a retrograde chess problem
- The Luneburg Variation, Paolo Maurensig, 1997; another deadly
game of chess.
- The Defence, Vladimir Nabokov, 1930 (filmed as
contains a chess puzzle
- The Royal Game,
Stefan Zweig, 1944; the best chess novella?
- Geri's Game,
Pixar Studios; chess seems a popular topic.
- Fermat's Room,
2009, a horror film on the importance of puzzles.
1983; one of the first films on computer games; and still one of the most
1982; the first film on computer games? Anyway, one of the best.
- Movies including checkers scenes:
1946 (Orson Welles) and
Our Man in Havana, 1959 (Carol Reed). Both spy movies.
Senet and Egypt
Pokemon Trading Card Game
Game of Life
Game Stores in Chicago
New Technologies and old Games
Last updated: March 23rd, 2009.