We’ve all had moments when watching a movie, a show, or reading a book where we wished something about it were real—be it two characters in love, an experience, a place, or in this case, a game. Either way, we all know what it feels like to want fiction to be a reality. In this article, we elaborate more on the five games that exist in fiction that we seriously wish were real.Continue reading 5 Fictional Board Games That Should Be Real, Part 1
Board game sales have been steadily rising these past years. It’s even been reported that it doesn’t show any signs of slowing down anytime soon. Thanks to the ever-powerful tool of word of mouth, both established and indie game makers are able to stake their place in the market to cater to the insatiable appetite of gamers all over the world.Continue reading Health Benefits of Board Games to Justify Your Purchases
If you’re one of those people who thought, surely, the pandemic couldn’t, wouldn’t, shouldn’t last this long, then fear not. You aren’t alone. Metro Manila is still in quarantine, along with many other provinces, and the end is nowhere in sight. There’s only so much one can do stuck at home for over a year with in-person social interactions limited to errand runs and work.
Now, a board game will definitely not make the pandemic go away, but it’s a good way to provide a little distraction for you and your family. After all, a little friendly competition never hurts anybody, and it’s also a great way to get some laughs in and start some interesting conversations. Just in case the old go-to board games aren’t cutting it anymore, here is a list of five more board games you can play—all of which are available online at your local board game shop.Continue reading 5 More Board Games to Play with Your Family in the Pandemic
Perhaps one of the least considered effects of having to stay in with your family during quarantine is the sheer boredom of not being able to go out and do fun things. In a closed environment, tensions can rise if a family runs out of positive experiences to have with each other. What better way to get through the boredom in quarantine together than by ordering a brand new board game with your family?
That being said, it might be time to retire those copies of Monopoly, Life, and Clue. They might be timeless classics, but there have been hundreds, if not thousands, of board games produced in the last few decades. These tabletop games have pushed the boundaries with their new and interesting mechanics, fantastic themes and stories, and beautiful art, and amazing ways to spend time with your friends and loved ones.Continue reading 7 Tabletop Games to Play with your Family in Quarantine