GoldToken's Monthly Newsletter
We are happy to announce the availability of our newest game - Tic Tac Stack, designed by Point01IV! Tic Tac Stack is a game of 3-in-a-row for 2 to 4 players with several twists. Check out the Rules of Tic Tac Stack and give it a try!
Wishing you much luck and tons of fun!
In this month's newsletter, we have:
Birthdays & Special Announcements
1st Stop Information
Discussion Boards in the Spotlight
Photo Album of the Month
Game of the Month
Club VS Club Tournament of the Month
Best Recipe Contest
Up Front & Personal
Contest of the Month
Breaking Club News
-- Happy Birthday to kiwiyeti on September 2nd! -
-- Happy Birthday to Sushi Warrior on September 3rd! -
-- Happy Birthday to Dragon Jr on September 4th! - From The Classic TV & Music Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Eggy on September 6th! - From The Wolf Pack Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Hamsarnie on September 8th! - From The Daily Laugh Club -
-- Happy Birthday to chris3 on September 10th! - From The Friendship Club, The Prime Time TV Club, The To Your Health Club and The Word O'Rama Club -
-- Happy Birthday to bobw on September 11th! -
-- Happy Birthday to Meeshamouse on 12th! - From The Word O'Rama Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Brendans Grandmom on September 13th! -
-- Happy Birthday to China_Blue on September 13th! -
-- Happy Birthday to ditzyblue on September 13th! - From The Daily Laugh Club, The Deborah's Cove Family Club, The Diamonds Are Forever Club, The He's Alive Club, The To Your Health Club, The Prime Time TV Club and The Scoop's Castle Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Philliesfan 915 on September 15th! -
-- Happy Birthday to NEUROTIKA on September 16th! - From The Scoop's Castle Club -
-- Happy Birthday to BILLYBILL on September 18th! -
-- Happy Birthday to Marge44 on 18th! - From The Daily Laugh Club, The Deborah's Cove Family Club, The Diamonds Are Forever Club, The Friendship Club, The Scoop's Castle Club, The To Your Health Club, The Prime Time TV Club and The Word O'Rama Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Clem3610 on September 18th! - From The Wolf Pack Club -
-- Happy Birthday to GoldiLocks on September 23rd! - From The Prime Time TV Club -
-- Happy Birthday to doc2309 on September 23rd! -
-- Happy Birthday to jaro70 on September 26th! -
-- Happy Birthday to TedEBear on September 26th! - From The Prime Time TV Club -
-- Happy Birthday to samoy2e on September 26th! - From The Classic TV & Music Club , The Prime Time TV Club, The To Your Health Club and The Word O'Rama Club -
-- Happy Birthday to cekj on September 29th! - From The Daily Laugh Club , The Friendship Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Dor747 on September 29th! - From The Wolf Pack Club -
-- Happy Birthday to Silkwood on September 29th! - From The Daily Laugh Club , THE CLUB,The Scoop's Castle Club & The Pork Chop Club -
-- Happy Birthday to JTOhio on September 30th! - From The Classic TV & Music Club, The Prime Time TV Club , The Scoop's Castle Club and The To Your Health Club -
-- Happy Birthday to hoot on September 30th! From The Pork Chop Club, The Daily Laugh Club, The Deborah's Cove Family Club, The Diamonds Are Forever ClubThe Scoop's Castle Club, The To Your Health Club & The Home Place Club -
Anniversary & Other Wishes:
-- Happy Wedding Anniversary goes out to sallyp and her husband Specialsteel on September 1st!
-- Happy Wedding Anniversary goes out to Gail_M and her husband on September 2nd!
-- Happy Wedding Anniversary goes out from The Daily Laugh Club to theoldmaster and his wife on September 2nd!
-- Happy Wedding Anniversary goes out to nightingale and her husband on September 6th!
-- Happy Wedding Anniversary goes out to GeorgiasGrandad and his wife, Margaret on September 29th!
* If you would like to announce any birthdays, anniversaries or other special events coming up for next month, please send GoldToken's Newshound a message before the 25th of this month, so we can give them a shout out in next month's newsletter! (Please keep all announcements upcoming and not belated. Announcements submitted after the newsletter is published, cannot be put in after the fact, we're sorry!)
I like the new game the site added, but...
Did you know? If you've ever had this thought, and you're a Platinum Member, you've got the opportunity to give your input before games go live on the main site! Visit https://beta.goldtoken.com/ to help test new games and give feedback. Players engage in discussion about new games, and Mecir is very receptive to what everyone has to say.
* If you have a question about a site tip or helpful tool you would like answered next month, please send GoldToken's Newshound a message before the 25th of this month.
With only one "Hands" image entry for August, the winner is:
robin50! Her (unknown photo) is August's Photozone competition winner and will be awarded with a profile token.
The theme for September's competition will be:
Anyone submitting an image in September will receive a Token, if you don't already have it.
Holiday Profile Contest - It's getting close to that time of the year again. Before you know it Halloween will be coming up and profiles will be decorated with all things Halloween. So why not enter your profile on the Holiday Profile Contest board and maybe yours will be the winner! From to to cute kitties, or any cute/scary pictures you can find on the internet. It's a lot of fun to make your board shine with your imagination!
Names - Keep the chain going! Post a name starting with the last letter of the name in the previous post.
Word for the Day - Jools will keep your mind agile! With synonyms and word associations, maybe you'll learn something new.
Polls - In a landslide vote, safoocat won this August's vote for the best poll! "If you were forced to spend your life in one season, what would it be?" was the favorite. Congratulations, safoocat!
The theme for August was Angels
We had 1 entry, and the winner is:
**YANKEE ROSE*JR FRANK PAB's Album Watch for your token coming soon!
The September Theme will be:
This will be lots of fun! So start working on your albums and post it @ Photo Album Contest.
Best of luck,
Anyone who enters an album in September's competition will receive a Token if they don't already have it!
September's game of the month is Small Go Moku! Join us in a fun Double Elimination Tournament by signing up today for The Game of the Month - Sept 2023 - Small Go Moku Tournament!
Enjoy Go Moku on a smaller, 13 x 13 board. The goal is to place exactly 5 of your stones in a row while preventing your opponent from doing so. See the Rules of Small Go Moku for more information.
We hope you enjoy it!
September's game of the month is Triple Shake! Join us in a fun Round Robin Style Tournament by signing your club up today. Please notify RabidWolff of the Wolf Pack to join or post in the The Site Wide Club vs Club Tournament Club. All clubs are welcome, hope to see you there!
Best Recipe Contest
August's Recipe Theme: Late Night Snacks
Congrats to our winners!
1st place will receive a random Cutting Board Profile Token, depending on which token(s) the player may already own; and a one time access to the entire list of site name icons; 2nd place receives the 2nd place token
🚩 September's recipe contest theme is: "*Comfort Food*"What is your favorite go-to comfort food recipe?
There were lots of winners on the Pony Up! discussion board this month. There's always something new happening, so be sure to stop by and join the contests or help decide winners by voting!
Randomness - TaUrUsRoSe
Life's Reflections - Zanda
Hidden Agenda - jd91
Trivia Day - mystori, Jools, monkeytyper, fatdaddy
Pony Up! Match Game - Lil Red
We would like to say to nylady41 for letting us step into their personal life for a bit.
1. How'd you choose your name for GT?
2. What interests you most on GT? Do you have a favorite game?
3. What state or country do you reside in? What do you think tourists should definitely see?
4. What hobbies do you have?
5. Children? Grandchildren?
6. Do you work? What kind of work do/did you do?
7. Any pets?
8. Are you under 30?___ 30 to 50? ___ or over 50? Male or Female?
9. Favorite food?
10. What's the farthest you've been from home?
11. If you could be anywhere right now where would that be?
12. Favorite season?
13. Favorite movie?
14. If you could meet anyone (living or dead) in the world, who would it be?
If there are any questions you would like to see asked in future interviews, please let us know.
2023's Club Owner of the Year
September's contest is the Club Owner of the Year submitted throughout the month. All entries will be posted in a poll and the winner will be announced next month's newsletter. Winner will receive two extra months on their current membership, or, if Guest, a two-month Silver membership.
Help us honor these hard-working, fun-loving club owners! Please post the name of the club owner, along with what club they are nominated for, on the Club Owner of the Year discussion board.
Please note: Prior winners are not eligible for the competition but are welcome to cheer on other nominees!
We have a winner for the "Best Nugget" contest!
to Fian, who submitted the Nugget "Building your hand in GAMI Stockade". Gami is Fian's game, so you'd do well to pay attention to any Nuggets of wisdom he has to offer! Fian, please write to GoldToken Support and reference this contest to claim your two-month membership extension.
The Caption Contest winner for the August, 2023, newsletter is GailorJ54 with:
I told you if you didn't quit making that face it would freeze that way!
To enter September's Caption Contest, click on the image below and post your best caption.
The winner will be chosen by our news team, given 5 Golderos and announced in next month's newsletter.
With football season coming up, you might want to check out the different team logos on the Name Icons info page. If you don't see your team on there, just ask on the Icon Mania discussion board. We may have it as there are so many teams, not all can be shown on the board.
There are many other icons available, so see if there's one you'd like to wear next to your name. IOf you're new to GoldToken or maybe you just want to change things up, GoldToken's Icon Fairy will make it happen.
Don't forget the Icon Of The Day as it, too, changes often! You can also request it on the Icon Mania board.
Platinum may save 9.
Gold may save 7.
Silver may wear a larger icon but cannot save it if they request another one after 30 days.
For those players with a wood membership, you may request the options given on the board for jiggly Letters, flags or twinkly horses. Many options to choose from!
If you've got club news you'd like to share, please send a PM to GoldToken's Newshound. Write a few sentences about a special event, tournament, etc and we'll help you spread the word! Please be sure to include a link to the club in your message.
SHOUT OUT! to Bill Roupas - from Athens, Greece, member since 2006. Works as as an IT specialist in a big multinational company. Proficient at backgammon and many various games including the Olympic games. Thank you for being such a dedicated member of GoldToken Bill Roupas and we're glad you're a member of our GoldToken family!
SHOUT OUT! to EU BNL frisian3 - from the Netherlands, member since 2004. Loves to play giveaway backgammon and all other kinds of backgammon and a very proficient player of Hangman. Thank you for being such a committed member of GoldToken and we're glad you're a member of our GoldToken family EU BNL frisian3!
SHOUT OUT! to Pamelak - from Phoenix, Arizona and a member since 2005. A member of numerous club, plays in the Olympics and a worthy opponent with all the various games here on GoldToken. Thank you for being such a loyal member of GoldToken. We're glad you're part of our GoldToken family Pamelak!
Competitions are published when gold, silver & bronze winners have been determined (unknown photo)
** (Please note: All submissions are added on a first come first serve basis.) **
Did you find the hidden coin in the newsletter (unknown photo)? Our winner last month was Gilbertei. to her for spotting it and being the first to send a message to GoldToken's Newshound. We would like to give everyone a chance to play this fun game and win 5 Golderos,so you will only be eligible to win the Coin Hunt once every six months.
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