publication date: Monday, April 28, 2014 (part of Spring 2014)

category: Exploration

clue: His experience settling Virginia would help him win a game of Settlers of Catan, but Pocahontas wouldn't be there to save his life.

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, and Erik Bates

The Game Masters: These ten celebrities would be instant masters at certain games if they ever got to play, judging from their previous life experience. The first week of this theme features celebrities who would dominate at modern board and card games, and the second week switches to modern video games.

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