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Article Highlight: Games to Play When Bored

The philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once stated that the enemies of human happiness are boredom and pain. Well, boredom is certainly a pain when you can't find anything fun to do. Luckily, games can come to the… Keep reading »

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Sometimes you need general board game information. For example, you might need gift suggestions for a board game lover, but you have no idea what type of board game to consider. We've got some great board game suggestions you can give for birthdays, holidays, etc. Or, maybe you're wondering about games by a certain inventor or company.

Historical Board Game Information

We also have information about the history of board games, including a growing list of board games. We'll also help you learn about games from a particular region or time period, such as India, Ancient Rome, or the 1980s.

Board Games by Demographic

Perhaps you'd like to learn more about games available for a particular group, such as those with disabilities or the elderly. Check out our social skill games suggestions that are perfect for autistic children or our suggestions for those with cerebral palsy.

Making Board Games

If you are interested in making your own board games, we have several articles for budding game inventors. Or perhaps you'd just like to print a game board from the Internet. We can help with that too.

Other Information

Not sure how to establish a family game night? No problem! We'll help you instigate a new family tradition that everyone in your family is sure to love! Need some party ideas? Check out our game list for parties, prom, and other celebrations. If you've lost your game instructions, we can help you find them. In some cases, we even give you the rules.

About Board Games