Mark Ball

Mark is a game rules writer and videographer from Ohio.  He has played cards for over thirty years and especially enjoys traditional games. His favorites include Euchre, Pitch, Scopa, and Rummy 500. 

With degrees in education and language arts, Mark spent over 10 years teaching in the classroom before becoming a content creator full time.  He loves sharing the rich tradition of classic gaming with others on YouTube and GameRules. 

Mark also has his own YouTube channel!

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    A New Dice Game With Classic Appeal It is not often that a new game is simple enough to become an instant classic while remaining interesting enough to stand the test of time.  In a market dominated by big box productions and high budgets, Freddy Porges has done just that.  What is this new game?…