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on: October 02, 2007 02:47:28 PM 
Started by jbartistic, Message by jbartistic
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So my husband and I are American but we love quite a few comedies on BBC but we don't always get what they are talking about so I revamped Trivia Pursuit into British Pursuit.  It is a British Slang/Terminology version that I'm giving to the hubby as a gift. 

A pic of the whole game set up   
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jbartistic/1472688065/in/set-72157600259866432/



Close up of of the question and answer cards (they are really more like old school definitions) http://www.flickr.com/photos/jbartistic/1472688103/in/set-72157600259866432/

and then a close up of the key
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jbartistic/1473539708/in/set-72157600259866432/

I got the words and definitions from http://www.effingpot.com/

I used the original Trivia Pursuit (http://images.businessweek.com/ss/06/09/popular_toys/source/16.htm)as my model so that I could incorporate a lot of British iconic imagery into the board...the only version i have is the Pop Culture edition so instead of pie pieces it is a lava lamp, cell phone, etc.  I figure if I find an original version at the thrift store we can use the pies from that and if not we can use the pop culture version. 

I don't know the post off hand, but to make all the images black on a colored background like the orginal game I used photoshop threshold, that is something I learned from a Craftster post for making stencils...I couldn't find the first post I saw about that to link and give credit so if you want a shout out just post it in the comments  Wink

Thanks for looking at my first challenge entry

~JB

 
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