Please submit your site to the most specific genre category possible.This category covers rules, strategies, and information related to board games.
If your site is primarily oriented towards selling games, please submit to the appropriate category in Shopping/Toys_and_Games/Games/Board_Games.
Submit sites dealing with Trading Cards or Browser Based Card Games or Video Game Card Games to those appropriate categories.Websites devoted to rules, strategy and other information on card games.
Submit general, multiple card game sites to the Guides subcategory.
Submit all sites utilizing a special, non-spades/hearts/diamonds/clubs pack of cards to the Special Decks subcategory.
Submit sites about invented card games to the Developers and Publishers subcategory.
Mirror sites, doorways, link directories and sites under construction will not be accepted.
Please do not submit a site to the main Games/Coin-Op topic *unless there is no sub-category viable for it*. Make your submission to the appropriate category, i.e. Arcade Games, Pinball, Dealers, Service, etc. Sites that obviously belong in a sub-category and are submitted here will be deleted.This category covers all types of coin operated games and amusements such as arcade games, pinball machines, cranes, kiddie rides, etc. Sites related to the industry in the form of sales, service, magazines, information, and organizations are also welcome.
If your link is not directly related to the category, but is related to gaming in Africa, rather submit it to the editor directly.Websites for gaming conventions, or fan conventions with a significant gaming interest. Gaming in this context is: role-playing games (RPGs), live-action role-playing (LARP), miniatures, board games or collectible card games (CCGs). Sites on which information about a games convention is just one of several types of content are not listed in this category, but are often available through the sites in the Convention Listings category.
Please only submit sites that have Bunco (or Bunko/Bonko) as the topic of that site. This includes Bunco the "Event". Topics may include game information, theme nights, party activities, recipes, and other things Bunco players may find useful.There is currently no description created for this category.
Please read the Gambling Guidelines before submitting your site.Gambling is the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning, usually including the payment of a price for a chance of monetary gain.
Please only submit "stand alone" articles that do not fit more appropriately into Game_Studies/Journals or Game_Studies/Personal_Pages .Game Studies covers the artistic, cultural, social, psychological and economic significance of games. This category includes links to academic studies, journals, news articles, conferences, associations, and related information on game culture and research.
This category is for websites that teach about the history of games. However, the ODP has many categories for the history of specific games or groups of games, and if a site fits in one of those, please submit it there rather than here. This is NOT a category for games that happen to deal with historical concepts. It is a category for the history OF games.This category is for websites that teach about the history of games. This is NOT a category for games that happen to deal with historical concepts.
Please only submit those sites that are related to the distribution or manufacturer of accessory or complimentary products rather than those sites concerned with manufacturing miniatures, miniature accessories or kits and multi-part pieces.Miniature gaming (also called wargaming) involves strategic simulated battles using scaled figures. Only sites dealing with wargames or the miniatures used for them will be accepted.
Retailers, distributors, online stores and wholesalers should be submitted to the Shopping/Toys and Games/Games/Miniatures category instead.
This category has a large number of submissions. This means any sites submitted to this category could take anywhere from several weeks to several months (or longer) to be listed.This category has been set up to contain games which must and can only be played on the Internet. Also look at the categories for Computer and Video Games. Many of these games can be played online now. But they are still listed with the individual games (Video Games/ Genres) to make it easier to find them.
To ensure your site is listed a soon as possible, submit it to a more appropriate category. If no other appropriate category exists, submit your site here, but expect a long wait.
With the category description in mind, if your site fits the criteria above please submit them to this category for review.There is currently no description created for this category.
Before submitting a site here, please consider if one of the following categories is more appropriate:This category lists organizations, clubs, and informal groups dedicated to more than one kind of gaming (for instance both roleplaying and board gaming).
If your site is specific to riddles (rhyming brain teasers), mathematical brain teasers or cryptograms please submit to those subcategories.List of links to pages containing various kinds of puzzles and other mind-bending activities.
Submit sites which offer links to a wide variety of games, not just limited to Web or online games. Site may include descriptions or ratings of each game.There is currently no description created for this category.
This category is for English language sites about system-based pen-and-paper roleplaying games: tabletop, live action, and gamebook roleplaying. Please try to find the most specific subcategory as sites are seldom accepted in this category directly.A roleplaying game (RPG) is a structured method of playing "Let's Pretend", in which players create characters to serve as protagonists in a fictional world created by a game master. Although characters and plots are driven largely by the imagination of the participants, game rules are used to resolve the results of dramatic conflicts, providing the games with a necessary element of suspense. Roleplaying began with the creation of the fantasy game Dungeons & Dragons in Wisconsin in 1972, but now includes hundreds of commercial systems and homemade RPGs in many languages and genres. This category primarily covers what are often called tabletop roleplaying games (because they are typically played sitting around a table, with books and dice) but also includes its pen-and-paper descendants, live action roleplaying (where players dress up and physically act out their characters' actions) and gamebook roleplaying (system-based interactive fiction).
Please don''t submit any of the following here:
This section is only for sites about the Chinese game, played by usually 4 people with 144 tiles. NOT FOR TILE-MATCHING GAMES.Contains games played with tiles, of various types and styles.
Sites will NOT be accepted at this level unless there is no appropriate subcategory or the site pertains to more than one game. All sites submitted will be accepted or rejected based on the guidelines set forth by this Open Directory Project.This category covers all collectible card games (known as CCGs) such as Magic, Mythos, Star Wars, etc. It also includes games of a similar nature, even if they aren't strictly speaking collectible - XXXenophile, the newer INWO expansions, etc. As a rule of thumb, any game that involves professionally-printed cards (i.e. not standard playing cards) should be in here.
Before submitting to this level of the directory, make sure there are no possible subcategories in which the submitted could belong. Only submit to this category if the site covers trading card games as a whole. Sites for Star Trek (for example) should be submitted to the appropriate Star Trek category. Mis-submitted sites will take longer to review and list since multiple editors are often involved in the search and list effort.
Submissions are not accepted at this level. Only sites pertaining to all video games or covers the topic of video gaming as a whole will be considered in this category. Consider submitting to a subcategory of Games/Video_Games.Video Games refers to almost any game that uses a video screen to display the results of a player's actions, whether played on a home computer, or a game console.
Please only submit sites that are primarily informational in this category. Sites that are primarily for the sale of Yard, Deck, and Table games should be submitted to Shopping/Toys_and_Games/Games/Yard,_Deck,_and_Table_Games.This category lists websites for outdoor type games like horseshoes, hacky sack, yard darts, etc. It also contains sites about tabletop sports games such as table hockey, table soccer, etc.