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  Gambit's Biography
Gambit's relatively peaceful new life underwent another upheaval when his brother Henri came seeking his aide in the tithing ritual that all Thieves must undergo and was murdered by Julien Boudreaux and his assassins.
Gambit and his companions stole the shard, and time was returned to it's normal state thanks to their efforts.
Gambit plays a large part in the destiny of the world, and many pages in the diaries are devoted to him, but whether he plays his part for good or evil, as the Witness or as himself has yet to be determined.
www.angelfire.com /scifi/nextx/biography2.htm   (1846 words)

 Gambit (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In their latest battle, Gambit was knocked unconscious and was taken by the former X-Man Sunfire, now a Horseman like him, to a Zen temple in Japan, where Sunfire told Gambit that they had to destroy all bonds to their former lives and take Polaris with them.
Gambit, as a member of the Thieves Guild, maintained a certain connection with Candra, who was also one of Apocalypse's Horsemen, until she was killed.
Gambit was one of the starring X-Men characters in the X-Men animated television series of the 1990s, in which he was voiced by Chris Potter until Potter left in 1996 and was replaced by Tony Daniels until the series ended.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gambit_(comics)   (5094 words)

 X-Men Character Bios: Gambit
At the time, Gambit was under the influence of a wraith who constantly threatened him and his friends if he didn't agree to stay with her forever.
In the meanwhile, Gambit also recalled the members of the X-Men on leave into a team, of which he became the de facto leader, and there was some concern over Remy being able to handle the dual leadership roles, and the X-Men not wanting to get embroiled in Guild concerns because of it.
Gambit, however, had no interest in the power or in dying, so he pushed all of his power into the New Sun, causing him to explode when a statue impaled him on its spear.
www.mutanthigh.com /gambit.html   (1936 words)

 Gambit (AoA) (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Gambit could have slipped away quietly but he chose to help the X-Men and saved the life of Magneto, preventing Alex Summers from killing him with a plasma blast.
Gambit was given a shard of the M’Kraan Crystal return had at the cost of a piece of his soul, his love for Rogue.
Gambit later joined the X-Men in their fight at Apocalypse’s capital where he killed an insane Colossus to prevent him from destroying the M’Kraan Crystal.
www.marveldirectory.com.cob-web.org:8888 /individuals/g/gambitaoa.htm   (458 words)

Gambit wandered the world as he plied his skills as a master thief, aided by his mutant power to charge objects with explosive energy.
Gambit has remained on the team ever since and fell in love with his fellow X-Man Rogue.
In the alternate future in which the X-Man Bishop was born, Gambit has become an aged figure who witnessed the betrayal of the X-Men by one of their own members.
www.marveldirectory.com /individuals/g/gambit.htm   (527 words)

 The religion of Gambit, of the X-Men (Remy LeBeau)
Remy LeBeau, better known as "Gambit," is a member of the mutant superhero team known as the X-Men, who are among the most popular characters in comics history, and whose stories are told in a number of comic book series published by Marvel Comics.
Gambit was something of a scoundrel and a thief before he joined the X-Men.
Gambit was raised Catholic and many times professed belief in a higher power but he's not very strict in his practicing either.
www.adherents.com /lit/comics/Gambit.html   (1327 words)

The pilot for Gambit was shot May 13, 1972, with Wink chosen over Dick Clark to be the host, and premiered that September.
Gambit did nicely right off the bat, knocking off NBC’s long-running Sale of the Century (which switched from three solo contestants to two couples in its last months in order to compete) and The Wizard of Odds.
Wink returned as host (thus hosting Gambit and TTD simultaneously) and Beverly Malden taking over as dealer (she would be replaced by Lee Menning halfway through the run).
www.curtalliaume.com /gambit.html   (1385 words)

 Gambit Precision Metal Forming including wire forms, metal stamping, fourslide stamping
Gambit specializes in precision metal stamping of small high quality wire and strip metal formed parts to customer specifications.
Gambit manufactures wire and strip metal formed parts from various materials including platinum and silver alloys, tungsten, nickel through phosphor bronze, stainless to basic steel, wire and cold rolled strip.
Gambit was founded in 1962 by Charles Palmer to engineer and manufacture parts for a variety of industries.
www.gambitcorp.com /about.html   (207 words)

 Gambit Game Theory Analysis Software and Tools   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Gambit is a library of game theory software and tools for the construction and analysis of finite extensive and strategic games.
Gambit is designed to be portable across platforms: it currently is known to run on Linux, FreeBSD, MacOS X, and Windows 98 and later.
Gambit is Free/Open Source software, released under the terms of the GNU General Public License.
econweb.tamu.edu /gambit   (489 words)

 Bootstrappers Gambit
Once Gambit finds a solution (using heuristic methods), it uses the data to estimate the probability that a better solution exists (5).
Gambit then accepts only solutions for which better solutions are unlikely (at either the 95% or 99% confidence levels).
Among the phylogenetic reconstruction methods accommodated in Gambit, in addition to Paralinear distances are: Jukes-Cantor distances, Kimura two parameter distances, a 6 parameter distance method based on the evolutionary parsimony assumptions (Lake, unpublished), maximum parsimony, evolutionary parsimony, and a symmetric transversion parsimony.
genomics.ucla.edu /gambit   (875 words)

 GAMBIT: Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Preprocessor from Fluent
GAMBIT's combination of CAD interoperability, geometry cleanup, decomposition and meshing tools results in one of the easiest, fastest, and most straightforward preprocessing paths from CAD to quality CFD meshes.
GAMBIT also has an excellent boundary layer mesher for growing optimum grid cells off wall surfaces in your geometries for fluid flow simulation purposes.
GAMBIT has a single interface for geometry creation and meshing that brings together most of Fluent's preprocessing technologies in one environment.
www.fluent.com /software/gambit/index.htm   (609 words)

 The Gambit Guild
Gambit also spent time with Candra in Europe during his past most likely as her lover prior to falling out with her over her cruelty but was unaware that she was the Guild's Candra/ Benefactress when he went to find her to get the elixir for Bella Donna.
Initially, he was Gambit's contact with the New Son relaying the New Son's requests to the Cajun, but he became Gambit's friend in the course of their adventures!
For Gambit's "Tracts of Passage" into the Thieves' Guild during his 17th year, Gambit was required to steal the pendant from her for the Guild.
www.geocities.com /gambitguild/fff-cdef.html   (1028 words)

The AF Gambit group of compressed sealing materials have replaced most part of application the asbestos sheets type „It”.
Comparing to „It” sheets, AF Gambit materials show better gas leakage and better chemical resistance in temperature to 150°C. They are modern materials for producing the technical seals on width range of pressure temperature and to contact with a lot of different technical mediums.
The AF Gambit group of asbestos free compressed sealing materials are the composite of the highest quality aramid fibers, especially composed non-organic fibers and fillers adequate for the specified work conditions elastomers.
www.gambit-lubawka.pl /catalogue.phtml?kat=2   (187 words)

 Final Fantasy XII PS2 Preview, Final Fantasy XII Playstation 2 Preview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
You begin with a few gambit abilities, and two slots per character, including "Focus on same target as party leader" and "Perform the following action when a character's HP is below 70%." Each gambit must be assigned an action modifiers, which determines the command that's performed when the gambit's conditions are met.
Gambits are hierarchical, too: whichever is in the first slot becomes the most important command, with subsequent actions performed once prior conditions are filled.
Many, many more gambits are available to be acquired throughout the course of the game, and every party member can be set as the target or action; any skill can serve as the action.
www.1up.com /do/previewPage?cId=3148849&did=1   (1377 words)

 IGN Boards - gambit
Gambit is unique and popular, so I think he has maybe a 50% chance to be in.
Jim Lee, the guy who designed Gambit even said while creating him that he was meant to be a character like Wolverine was already.
Both characters have done evil deeds (Gambit lead the Marauders into the Morlock tunnels where they were butchered, and read the new Wolverine: Origins series).
boards.ign.com /marvel_comics_games/b7683/117511496/p1   (2437 words)

 Amazon.com: Gambit: Books: Rex Stout   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Wolfe refuses to believe that the cocoa deliverer committed the murder because he will have to return the $22,000.00 retainer paid him by the suspect's daughter if the suspect actually proves to be guilty.
Gambit is a really exciting book to discover new suspects and an unexpected murderer.
So Wolfe takes the position that Jerin's death was itself a gambit: the early sacrifice of a piece (Jerin) to gain an advantage (the removal of Matthew Blount), and that it's not Jerin's murder, but the planned judicial murder of Blount that he needs to investigate.
www.amazon.com /Gambit-Rex-Stout/dp/0553251724   (1902 words)

 Gambit Publications Limited - Gambit Chess Books
Gambit does not run a direct sales service.
During the changeover period Gambit will be quoting both the current 10-digit ISBNs and the new 13-digit ISBNs.
He also offers advice on when it is best to calculate 'like a machine', and when it is better to rely on intuitive assessment.
www.gambitbooks.com   (831 words)

 Gambit 1.0.1 - MacUpdate
Not only does Gambit read, display, and save all of the standard PGN tag-value pairs, it retains non-standard pairs when a game with any is modified and re-saved.
Gambit is, instead, a must-have for the serious player who would be using Chessbase products if they were on a PC.
Gambit is significantly better than either Sigma Chess or ExaChess (both progams I grudgingly used for storage and analysis until I got Gambit.) The moment I got the first beta of Gambit, it became the only chess program I used.
www.macupdate.com /info.php/id/19875   (539 words)

 Fidap/Gambit Execution on the Composers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This is not a tutorial on FIDAP or GAMBIT and is only meant to supply the minimum number of steps to initiate their execution.
Note that GAMBIT maintains a locking file for your data set (e.g., "ex1.lok") while it is running.
Online help is available from within GAMBIT by clicking the "HELP" menu in the upper-right corner of the main window and selecting "Table of Contents." Choosing this menu item launches a Netscape browser window that can take quite a while to appear.
www.udel.edu /topics/software/special/fidap/index.html   (1089 words)

 Gambit/Las Vegas Gambit
Las Vegas Gambit aired on NBC in 1981-1982 and was played the same way as the original.
A pilot for a revival of Gambit was produced in 1990 for ABC with Bob Eubanks as host.
During the ending, a box with Wink Martindale was placed in the corner of the screen and he said that it was the last in the current series of Gambit and a new talk show with Regis Philbin would premiere Monday on NBC.
www.gameshow-galaxy.net /gambit.htm   (495 words)

 Gambit-C, version 2.5   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Gambit-C is a version of the Gambit system in which the compiler generates portable C code, making the whole Gambit-C system and the programs compiled with it easily portable to many computer architectures for which a C compiler is available.
Gambit uses a naming convention for files that is compatible with the one used by the underlying operating system but extended to allow referring to the home directory of the current user or some specific user and the Gambit installation directory.
Gambit supports a number of extensions to these standards by extending the behavior of standard special forms and procedures, and by adding special forms and procedures.
www.ceng.metu.edu.tr /docs/scheme/gambit-c/gambit-c.html   (8478 words)

 Gambit-C, a portable implementation of Scheme
The Gambit programming system is a full implementation of the Scheme language which conforms to the R4RS and IEEE Scheme standards.
Gambit-C is a version of the Gambit programming system in which the compiler generates portable C code, making the whole Gambit-C system and the programs compiled with it easily portable to many computer architectures for which a C compiler is available.
The C files and the link file must then be compiled with a C compiler and linked (at the object file level) with the Gambit runtime library and possibly other libraries (such as the math library and the dynamic loading library).
www.iro.umontreal.ca /~gambit/doc/gambit-c.html   (11326 words)

 Gambit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gain of Time: the player accepting the gambit must take time to procure the sacrificed material and possibly must use more time to reorganize his pieces after the material is taken.
Generation of differential activity: Often a player accepting a gambit will decentralize his pieces or pawns and his poorly placed pieces will allow the gambiteer to place his own pieces and pawns on squares that may otherwise have been inaccessible.
This is the most played "gambit", but it is technically not a gambit since white can guarantee the recovery of his pawn (most simply 2.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gambit   (674 words)

 Association of Alternative Newsweeklies | Gambit Weekly
Whether celebrating the city's culture and renowned cuisine or exposing political and environmental offenses, Gambit Weekly is a must-read that provides an alternative view of New Orleans' diverse communities.
Gambit Weekly's leading, in-depth approach has earned it numerous top honors from the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies, as well as from state and local press clubs.
Gambit Communications also serves the community by creating and/or sponsoring such events as The Big Easy Entertainment Awards, The Reds, Whites, and Blues Wine Food and Music Event, Voodoo Fest, the Wellness Expo and New Orleans Film Festival, along with countless other events.
aan.org /gbase/aan/viewCompany?oid=oid:29   (261 words)

 The Urusov Gambit - Introduction
Perhaps the earliest surviving example of the gambit was played by Urusov's secretary, Ignatz Van Kolisch, in Kolisch-Paulsen, London 1861.
Especially if you like playing open games and enjoy the White side of the Two Knights Defense with d4 (which Black will transpose to over half the time), you are bound to feel very much at home in these sharp lines.
For a great collection of games, see Max Burkett's PGN files, also available at the Pitt Chess Archives (along with a larger collection on the Bishop's Opening).
www.rci.rutgers.edu /~goeller/urusov/gambit/index.html   (425 words)

 Gambit Communications
Gambit Communications provides network simulation tools that enhance the productivity and lower the costs of enterprise management.
Gambit Communications is a leading provider of network simulation tools that enhance the productivity of enterprises, device vendors, management software developers, and outsourcers while lowering their costs.
In addition, Gambit provides a full suite of services including the design, development, implementation, integration, and maintenance of network communication systems and the design, development, implementation, integration, and maintenance of software applications in the communications system.
www.openview.hp.com /partner/isv/Gambit.jsp   (201 words)

 CTC: Gambit
Gambit is one of Fluent, Inc.'s preprocessors used for building and analyzing a flow model.
Interactive access to Gambit (and Fluent) is available in the collaboratory (651 Rhodes Hall).
If you need to run Gambit in batch, please send email to consult@tc.cornell.edu and a consultant will be happy to work with you to get your batch job running.
www.tc.cornell.edu /SoftwarePages/gambit   (265 words)

 Gambit's Fate in X-Men 3
A large body of fans of the X-Men comic books have been waiting for official casting news from the X3 production about the character Gambit, a charming thief who can charge objects with kinetic energy, causing them to explode.
Today, Ralph Winter (one of the film's producers) confirmed to The Xverse that there is no appearance by Gambit in X-Men 3 -- but that it might be included in "the next one".
This indicates that despite any possible plans to end the series with a trilogy, people involved with production are open to future X-sequels.
www.thexverse.com /news/0125.shtml   (156 words)

 Gambit - Toy News International Forums
Gambit suffers from the same problem that Wolverine does.
Gambit has been, and always will be, my favorite.
I've always like Gambit and he was one of my favorites since he intro into the x-men (which I have that book), but do agree that in the past couple of years hasn't been getting much play.
adctalk.com /index.php?showtopic=2015550   (1571 words)

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