Yelena's son made up a new game called 'race to find power crystals which uses tape to mark distances. In the game you "roll even numbers in the dice and go that many light years. Roll odd numbers and you get to do a hyperspace jump which, naturally, is three light years." At press time the game was "progressing slowly because M's rocket stopped at the mica field to upgrade its heat shield, got hit by glow-in-the-dark asteroids, and bravely fought off space pirates and put them in jail."
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