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Rummy Focus

gamerisms focuses on the skill game of rummy.
We begin with the Rummy Glossary that offers 6 parts, one of which is a glossary that details several versions of rummy played worldwide.
Examples of games covered: Contract Rummy, 500 Rum or Pinochle, Double Rummy, Knock, Continental, Kalookie and Pan or Panguingue.
View the Rummy Facts Trivia Report and find this example: It is believed that Rummy may have derived from the Chinese game of Mahjong, played with tiles rather than cards.
Lastly, there is the Rummy Quiz.
What are rummy players referencing when they say the term Foot? is an example of 1 of the 10 questions.
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Top 10 Sports Ebook: Free Preview

Top 10 Sports Ebook, fantasy sportsTop 10 Sports Ebook: Terms, Trivia & Ten Quiz is the fourth publication in the game players ebook series.
Bonus: Sportsbetting Tips & Strategies by gaming experts.
This ebook is an essential resource created to engage all players and fans who support their teams and seek to expand their knowledge of all sports.
The Top 10 Sports include soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, golf, hockey, football, rugby, cricket and tennis.
The ebook features an additional chapter on 4 More Sports that include Olympics, Boxing, Badminton and Table Tennis.
Each individual sport is divided into separate chapters that are designed to give a comprehensive look from different perspectives.
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All About Mobile Gaming

gamerisms presents All About Mobile Gaming that describes the games, features, stats and options of touch and play excitement.
The game selection for mobile gaming includes slots, blackjack, roulette, video poker, progressive slots, 3-card poker, baccarat, keno, scratch cards plus other arcade-style games provided by Asian mobile casinos.
Mobile gaming share of total gaming revenue is expected to rise to 17% in 2017.
Also, check out the Online Sports Betting Guide that includes features and benefits followed by tips and strategies to become a winning handicapper.
Also, the differences between traditional and online Sportsbooks.

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Slot Machines Resource

gamerisms offers a slot machines resource starting with the 3-part glossary, some facts-trivia and a quiz.
Slots are defined with terms, lingo and jargon to include Community Slots, Pokies, Penny Slots, TITO, Fruit Machines and Mini Games.
With over 10 articles, the subjects of Wheel of Fortune Winners, New slots for 2014, 2015 and 2016 are reviewed, Penny vs. Dollar Slots with trivia and a quiz mixed in.
Guides for Online Slots and Online Progressives will report about the game creators, types of slots available and online slots strategies.
If you are playing a progressive game, whether it’s slots or any other game, you MUST play maximum bet, or you can never realize the full return of the machine.
It’s all or nothing when a progressive jackpot comes into question.

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5 Ebook Titles: less than $10 each.

5 Ebook Titles, under $10. each. game players seriesGame Players Ebook Series created to engage passionate sports, casino, skill and video game players worldwide.
Game Players Ebook titles are priced at $10. or less each.
The five titles are: 1) Total Online Gaming: 14 Ways to Win, 2) Casino Games: The Total Take, 3) Fantasy Sports & Sportsbetting: Two Guides, 4) Top 10 Sports Terms, Trivia & Ten Quiz and 5) 40 Quiz for Casino, Sports, Skill & Video Game Players.
FREE Previews for all titles are available for download in pdf--no email address required.
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Talking Puzzle Games

gamerisms talks puzzle games: classic + video games.
The puzzle video game genre includes games such as Bejeweled 3 to Nightsky, World of Goo, Peggle, Osmos, Toki Tory, Puzzle Dimension, Bookworm Adventures, Puzzle Quest or Armadillo Run.
For the video game page, Angry Birds 3DS and Puzzle Quest are 2 of the most popular reviewed.
Also find classic or paper puzzle games here:
Puzzle Games Glossary, your guide to details about Sudoku, Rubiks Cube, Crosswords, Deal or No Deal, Twist Me Silly, Chuggles and Jungle Bubble Skill Games.

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Tile & Dice Games Combo

gamerisms combines the 3 Tile Games of Mahjong, Dominoes and Paigow followed by Dice Games.
Each of the 3 tile games includes a glossary along with history, rules and strategies.
Some examples of the language of the game are Mahjong: Chow and Eye.
Dominoes: Block or Jam.
Paigow: Points are counted up to nine after which the modulus 10 rule applies with subsequent numbers starting again from 1.
Dice Games info is here to explore with a list of 10 popular dice games played worldwide.
Poker Dice and Yahtzee are at the top of this skill games list followed by Boggle, Bunco, Farkel, Kismet, Stack and Shut the Box. Sicbo and Craps, likely the most recognized true gambling games complete the list of 10.

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Sportsbetting + Fantasy Sports Ebook

sportsbetting glossary, quiz, factsgamerisms presents players with these unique resources about Sportsbetting.
There is the 3-part glossary detailing terms and lingo along with handicap betting types and types of sport betting terms for specific games.
Move on to explore Sportsbetting Facts-Trivia about the global interest for sportsbetting.
Check out SportsBetting Quiz challenge with 10 Q&A like this one:
What is a Bridge-Jumper in sportsbetting?
A. A bettor who tries to combine one game with another.
B. A bettor who only makes wagers on card games.
C. A specialized handicapper for large show bets on favorites.
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Tips, Terms, Trivia, Tops Online, Tested Strategies and Triple Quiz.
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Baseball FYI

gamerisms presents baseball FYI with a glossary, facts, trivia and a quiz.
Step up for a triple hit with the 3-part glossary that defines baseball and includes a learning games section.
Learn the meaning of Payoff Pitch, Setup Man, Slice Foul and Submariner.
Additionally, there is Baseball Trivia with unique facts, records, players and memories of the game.
Whats your final score after taking the Baseball Quiz with 10 Q&A like this:
What is baseball lingo for a pitched ball that breaks sharply, such as with a curveball?

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Blackjack Spotlight

Blackjack is in the spotlight at gamerisms to include a glossary, strategy tips, online guide plus a quiz and facts-trivia.
There is a 3-part glossary of terms, lingo and a learning games section. You will also find 2 Strategy articles written by recognized experts.
The Blackjack Quiz consists of 10 Q&A and extra bonus quiz questions, like this: What does the term Back Counter mean in Blackjack?
The Blackjack Facts-Trivia resource provides info about Famous Players, Games Stats and Odd Trivia.
The Online Blackjack Guide describes 4 unique online versions along with Versions and choices available. Also find 2 other internet playing options: tournaments and live dealer action.

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Poker Focus + Freebie

poker games glossary, casino games ebookPoker is the focus along with Ebook freebie at gamerisms.
There are 5 parts to the poker section to include a separate glossary for Holdem, Omaha and Stud Poker.
The 10 Worst Texas Holdem Starting Hands and 10 Best Hands completes this page.
Here are 5 of the Best Starting Hands:
1) Pair of Aces
2) Pair of Kings
3) Pair of Queens
4) Ace and King: of the same suit.
5) Pair of Jacks: unless the flop shows a Queen, King or an Ace.
Poker Facts Trivia provides plenty of info about poker versions and Winners.
Lastly, receive a Free Preview of the Ebook, Casino Games: The Total Take that includes poker and 6 other Casino Games plus a Bonus Strategy Package.

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Darts Speak

gamerisms defines the unique and amusing darts speak.
You will find darts facts-trivia, a quiz with 10 Q&A while exploring the 2-part glossary of this skill game.
Examples of the unique language are Dust, Cricket, Bones, Pie and Sevens.
Jump over to view the Darts Facts Trivia Report where you will learn that the primary purpose of the flights is to prevent the rear of the dart from overtaking the front of the dart.
Try this Dart Quiz with questions like: What does the dart players' term Flat Tire mean?

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Other Poker Games

12 other poker games are detailed in the skill games section at gamerisms.
These card games are either poker variations or skill games created for passionate players.
You will find Poker Stud variations of 5-card, 6-card and 8-card?
Remember playing Deuces Wild, Woolworth, Baseball, Spit in the Ocean, Knock Poker or Lowball?
Click this post link to shuffle up a few memories.
Poker Games Glossary is sure to be your next stop where a dozen versions played at casinos online and off are defined.
The 12 multiplayer games described include Razz Caribbean Stud, 5 Card Stud, SitNGo, Red Dog and Let It Ride.

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Duo of Video Games Quiz

40 Quiz Ebook, for game playersCheck out the Duo Video Games Quiz at gamerisms.
The first quiz tests your knowledge of the terms, lingo and jargon used by game players worldwide.
For example: What does the term PVP mean?
Video Games Quiz #2, tests your knowledge of video game genres with 12 Q&A like:
What first-person shooter franchise began development in 1992 and continues to be popular even today for its superior gore, violence, and satanic imagery?
A. Barbie Horse adventures, wherein a blond bimbo rides horses and makes friends.
B. Fatal Fury, wherein the characters must destroy all opponents within a set time limit.
C. Doom, wherein a marine must battle through many levels of monstrous enemies.
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Enjoy the challenge and Play On!

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Talking Backgammon

gamerisms talks backgammon with 5 resources for passionate players.
Learn the rules and strategies then move on to a 3-part glossary that defines the game.
Test your IQ with quiz questions and answers about the terms, lingo and jargon of the game like:
What does the backgammon game term Air Ball mean?
A. Rolling the dice outside the board, thus forfeiting the roll.
B. Rolling a two and a three. Michael "Air" Jordan's jersey number was twenty-three.
C. A roll that gives no advantage.
Next up is the Backgammon Facts Trivia that states among other facts:
The thirty checkers in a backgammon game represent the number of days in a month of the Persian calendar and the twenty-four bases symbolized the twenty-four hours in each day.

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List of Video Game Genres

gamerisms defines 10 video game genres at the site.
For each genre, there is a description followed by reviews for that group.
The reporting includes: action-adventure, shooting, fighting, war games, sport games, racing, puzzle/board games, simulation=SIM and educational video games.
12 Poker Game Software Reviews completes the list.
Software reviews include Wilson Turbo Texas Holdem,Post Office, Mobile Poker Trainer.
Also, there are 2 Poker Tournament Software Reviews plus the entertaining and popular Poker Night 2.

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Your Video Games Guide

video games online guideYour Video Games Guide is available at gamerisms.
The guide includes an introduction, general online info, playing choices, types of games plus tips and strategy.
Types of Games & Genres preview:
Puzzle Genre: Doodle God, Super Stacker 2, Perfect Balance, Cog Factory, The Right Mix, Ricochet Kills 2
Shooters Genre: Warframe, War Thunder, Ace Online, Ghost Recon Phantoms, Counter-Strike, Battlefield Heroes and Unreal Tournament where players are given a chance to display their abilities either individually or in a team.
Strategy Genre: Battle Nations, Battleline Steel Warfare, Dogs of War and Frontline Tactics
Zombie Games: H1Z1, Day Z, Escape Dead Island, Hazard Ops
Get your free preview copy to view or download of Online Gaming Ebook: 14 Ways to Win Guides for Casino Games, Bingo, Sportsbetting, Social Games, Video Games, Fantasy Sports & Mobile Gaming.

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Craps Table Focus

gamerisms brings the craps table into focus with a a glossary, trivia-facts, strategy and quiz for this popular dice game.
Learn the basics before moving on to a 3-part glossary that defines the terms, lingo and strategy for casinos online and off.
Examples are Buffalo, Choppy, Fade and Quarters. Also find a Betting Summary Chart at Glossary: Part 2 for Multiple Roll Bets and Proposition/Single Roll Bets.
The Craps Quiz with 10 Q&A plus bonus questions will challenge your craps IQ.
Example Question: What does the term Barefoot Bet mean in Craps?
Completing this craps section, there is the Craps Facts-Trivia report detailing craps history, winners on a roll and superstitions.
Stay at the table for an amusing article titled: the Language of Craps.

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Tennis Talk, Terms and Trivia

gamerisms talks the game of Tennis with a 3-part glossary of terms along with some trivia.
Examples of terms of the game: Bagel, Cannonball, Carve, Cyclops, Poach, Shank and Hit on the Rise.
Take the Tennis Quiz challenge with 10 Q&A. For example: What is a Daisy Cutter according to tennis players?
For more tennis, go to Tennis Trivia where you will learn that the The first Wimbledon Tennis Competition took place in 1877 for amateurs and men only.
Of the 22 competing players, the championship was won by Spencer Gore.

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Focus on Football

football facts trivia, sportsbetting, fantasy sports ebookgamerisms presents Focus on Football consisting of terms-glossary, learning game section, quiz and facts-trivia report.
One of the 10 quiz questions is: What does the term Nickel Defense refer to in Football?
A. Planning for the game opening coin flip
B. Defensive package using 5 linebackers
C. Defensive package using 5 cornerbacks
There is plenty of football trivia to view, like:
Philadelphia Eagle’s Chuck Bednarik was the last ironman to play both offensive and defensive positions in a single game. In 1960, he played 58.5 out of 60 minutes against the Packers, leaving the field only for his team’s kickoffs.
The ebook Fantasy Sports & Sportsbetting: Two Guides. Tips, Terms, Trivia, Tops Online, Tested Strategies and Triple Quiz
Bonus: Sportsbetting Systems Trio. covers Football extensively.
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Video Games Speak

gamerisms reaches out to passionate gamers with Video Games Speak, a 2-part glossary. There is a brief history, followed by types of players, 10 game genres defined and concludes with the terms, lingo and jargon for the video game world.
For example, Cyber Athletes: gamers who play for a living.
In recent years, professional organizations for enthusiastic video game players have taken off and become big business.
Gamerz who play for money and as a career in some cases are referred to as cyber athletes.
It is now possible for a video game player to connect with people from around the world.
The second part Video Gamer Terms speaks the language with terms like Fan Boy, Gamer Tag, Headshot, Lock-on, PSP and RPG=Role Playing Game.
Moving over to the Game Guides, section, be sure to check out Video Game Online Play Guide.

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Social Gaming Guide

gamerisms offers a Social Gaming Guide that details the wide-ranging category of social, skill and/or casual games available online.
You will find lists of Social Gaming network sites, types/genres of games plus ways to play whether via browsing gaming sites, mobile devices, apps or purchasing your own version to play on your PC.
Additionally, Virtual Currency, Pay to Play, Bonus Rewards & Promotions are reported.
Social Games Online is reported extensively in our ebook.
Free Preview: Download or view the Online Gaming Ebook: 14 Ways to Win Guides for Casino Games, Bingo, Sportsbetting, Video Games,Fantasy Sports & Mobile Gaming.

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Roulette + Craps Guide

online roulette, crapsThe Online Roulette + Craps Guide at gamerisms details the playing options, tips and strategy for 2 popular casino games.
Some unique roulette versions available online are Multi-Ball Roulette, Multi-Wheel Roulette and Live Dealer Roulette.
Also find craps tips and strategies like:
Keep your pass line or don’t pass bet to the table minimum; use progressive betting when taking or giving odds.
That’s where the real money is won.
Also find links to other Roulette and Craps resources at the site.
Be wary about making field or proposition bets considering the long odds.
Free Preview of Ebook Casino Games: The Total Take
Tips, Terms, Trivia, Tops Online, Tested Strategies & Tales of Winners Revealed.
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Poker Online Update

For your poker online update, go to The site details the extensive and varied poker versions/variations offered online plus poker players’ Top 10 Benefits, playing tips and strategy.
The poker guide focuses on unique poker versions, some of which can only be found online.
Additionally, gamerisms provides ample poker info about multiplayer games, an extensive glossary, poker software reviews, facts trivia, a poker quiz and online poker tips.
Move on over to the Poker Strategy + Holdem Position Report for poker glossary and Holdem Position Strategy.
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Golf Fore You

gamerisms offers the golf fore you beginning with a 4 part glossary plus a learning games section.
There are golf terms, lingo, jargon and phrases like Bisque, Bye Holes, Carpet, Dub, Frog Hair, Gallery, Quail High and Waggle.
Jump to the golf facts trivia report with plenty of history, champion golfers and unique oddities of the game like this example:
The oldest golf course is Musselburgh Links located in East Lothian, Scotland. From this course, golf gets its 4 ½ inch hole. Golfers can still play this course. The course only has 9 holes. The course is a par 34.
You are ready to tee up the Golf Quiz that will challenge your Golf IQ with 10 Q&A.

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Language of Basketball

basketball terms, basketball quiz, triviagamerisms presents the Language of Basketball with a 3-part glossary, facts trivia report and a challenging quiz.
The glossary provides a learning games section along with terms and lingo of the game.
Basketball Quiz will test your knowledge of basketball speak with 10 Q&A.
Example: In basketball games, what does Off the Dribble refer to?
A. Shot taken on the way to the basket.
B. When a player receives a pass from another player while dribbling.
C. Kicking the ball out of bounds when called for final personal foul.
Jump to Basketball Trivia for plenty of facts and trivia like: The longest marathon playing basketball, with the final scores logged at 9900-8169 was played in July 1-5 2010 in Hungary. The game was played for a straight 107 hours where no rest breaks were taken.
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Spinning the Roulette Wheel

gamerisms steps up to the wheel with a 3-part roulette glossary, quiz and trivia for passionate roulette players.
The glossary introduction includes a table layout graphic, a listing of all bets-payouts and roulette wheel strategies that are followed by terms in 2 parts.
Roulette Trivia-Facts includes this listing of seven other online roulette versions:
Roulette Professional, Roulette Royale, Roulette with Neighbors, Double Bonus Spin,Card Roulette and Hot Streak.
The Roulette Quiz challenge with 10 questions like: With the Roulette Online variation of Spingo, it is described as a mix of what 3 games?
Later, take a peek at the Roulette Gaming Guide for online play options and you are ready to spin that wheel!

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Double Poker Quiz

gamerisms offers a general poker quiz about poker terms and strategy with 12 Q&A along with a separate Holdem Poker Quiz.
An example is:
What does the Door Card mean in the Game of Stud Poker?
A. The last up card dealt in a round of Stud Poker.
B. The first up card dealt in a round of Stud Poker.
C. The card that completes a player's hand, giving them a pair or better.
Next, line up Quiz 2: Holdem Em Quiz with 10 Q&A like this one:
Choosing to play a starting hand in Texas Holdem is the most important decision poker players will make. The most important factor to consider is?

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40 Quiz Ebook: Free Preview

40 Quiz Ebook, fantasy sports40 Quiz Ebook for Casino, Sports, Skill & Video Game Players
Bonus of 10 Extra Casino Quiz. This is the 5th ebook by
This Game Players Ebook offers more than 400 questions and answers.
The publication is a gift to passionate game players and fans seeking a challenge, an education and entertainment.
The first 5 chapters include a collection of 30 quiz created for players who want to connect and explore the language and strategies for casino games, sports, skill plus video games in an engaging way.
Chapter 6 offers bonus content with 10 extra casino quiz Q&A’s for the games of Blackjack, Slots + Video Poker, Roulette, Video Poker, Craps and Keno.
The Poker bonus section will test your knowledge of Baccarat, Omaha, Holdem and Let It Ride.
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Speaking of Volleyball

gamerisms does volleyball speak offering a glossary, quiz and facts trivia report.
This entertaining resource begins with a 2-part glossary covering the terms, lingo and phrases of the game.
Some examples of the unique language of the game are Back Set, Beach Dig, Cut Shot, Facial and Lip.
Volleyball facts-trivia details the history, records and winners of the game including Olympic glory.
Test your Volleyball Speak with the Volleyball Quiz by taking the 10 questions about the language of the game like this one:
What is a Power Alley according to volleyball players?
A. Hitting the face of the other team’s captain.
B. A person that powers the ball between the blocker’s hands.
C. A long hit that avoids the spiker and moves to the farthest point of the court.

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Hockey Up Front

gamerisms places Hockey Up Front where fans and players will find the language of Hockey with the terms, lingo and jargon from the Hockey World.
Examples from the 4-part glossary are: Drop Pass, Get The Jump, Enforcer, Face Wash, Goon and Sleeper.
Skate on over and take the challenging Hockey Quiz to test your game IQ.
Example: What does the hockey term Bar Down mean?
Lastly, there is the final hockey word found at the Hockey Facts Trivia Report that includes history plus players and game records like:
Sidney Crosby is the youngest player to record 200 career points and 100 points two seasons in a row, and to be voted as an All-Star Game starter.

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Fantasy Sports Spotlight

sportsbetting ebook, fantasy sports, 5 ebooksgamerisms spotlights Fantasy Sports with a 6-part guide.
The terms, lingo and jargon are up first for you to experience the fun and profit of FS.
Examples are: ADP, Blind Bidding, Donk, Fade and Grinders.
The guide includes the basics, formatting, sports team options followed by a glossary, tips & strategies, facts-trivia report and quiz.
Additionally, there are 2 lists of Baseball abbreviations and Football position short forms.
Click for Free Preview of Fantasy Sports & Sportsbetting: Two Guides
Tips, Terms, Trivia, Tops Online, Tested Strategies and Triple Quiz
Bonus: Sportsbetting Systems Trio--Expert Strategies for Football, Baseball and Horseracing
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Newer Slot Machine Reviews

gamerisms presents a group of slots reviews.
2015 Slots Machines details the newer versions from 7 slot machine makers: Aristocrat, Bally, IGT, GTech, Konami WMS Gaming and Scientific Games.
For example, IGT's, Wheel of Fortune games: the world's most popular slot theme sets sail for the tropics with Wheel of Fortune Jackpot Paradise.
2015 slot games, upgrades, info about online connections and industry news is included for passionate slot players.
Slots 2016 provides a bunch of 2016 slots.
Margaritaville, featuring the music of Jimmy Buffett, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Caddyshack. Additionally, five slot machines follow-up titles: Michael Jackson Icon, Wizard of Oz Not in Kansas Anymore, Elvis Lives, Friends I’ll Be There For You, and Titanic Heart of the Ocean.

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Cricket Speak

gamerisms presents cricket speak at the site with a glossary, quiz and facts-trivia for passionate players and fans.
Begin with a 2-part glossary of terms, lingo and jargon.
The Facts-Trivia Report includes this bit of info:
Cricket was first the domain of Englishmen and their colonies dominated by them.
Thus, New Zealand and South Africa became the first alternative test playing nations.
Lastly, take the Cricket Quiz where you will find this question:
When playing Cricket Games, what is a Nurdle?
A. Term for really serious Cricket fans.
B. Lingo for the movement of jumping over the ball.
C. Term for the movement of the ball around and into gaps.

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Rating Online Games Quiz

gamerisms presents the Rating Online Games Quiz with 15 questions.
Players who are contemplating taking the plunge into the sea of online games at gaming sites or via mobile will do well to ask questions about banking, taxes, games choices, security and software.
Examples of questions to ask:
How long have they been in business?
Do they post their payout percentages and how well do my favorite games pay?
How many games do they offer?
How do I contact them if there is a problem?
What are your Results? Poor, Average, Above Average or Excellent?

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