Many computer and video games have proven popular today, but older forms of entertainment are still endearing to players young and old even now in the 21st century. Sports board games, for example, replicate sports like baseball, football, soccer, and more in the convenience of the player’s living room, and many sports board games may be found today. Aside from sports board games, today’s gamers may also appreciate jigsaw puzzles, which provide more mental boosts than some people may realize. Doing a 750 piece puzzle or monster 1000 piece jigsaw puzzles are a fine mental exercise for players young and old. And that’s not even counting the creativity involved in wood craft kits.
Puzzles date back at least 200 years, but jigsaw puzzles as we know them now really became standard in the early 1900s or so. These are simple toys to make and use: they are simply a sheet of c Continue reading “What Board Games and Puzzles Can Do”