No one is surprised by the sight of board game playing children. But many people should rediscover this hobby later once more, as adults: it is so much more, than rolling the dice and stepping forward!
Playing board games not only brings laughter and decreases stress: ist has countless advantages. It is a hobby, that increases brain functions, such as memory, problem solving and decision making. It is a constanat rule learning. It brings people closer and strengthens relationships. It teaches how to set goas, build up strategies and be patient. How to win and lose. Playing enhance creativity and self-confidence. And what is more; it helps elderly people to keep their mind sharp and reduces the risk of Alzheimer's disease.
How to start with board games? If you live in a big city, you can probably find some board game group that you can join. Many physikal tabletop game shops organize game nights, providing the chance to try games before buying them. Recently, more and more cafes with boardgame corners are waiting for those, who want to play and have fun.
If you got interested, explore the world of board games on BGG!
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