As we all sit at home while the Covid-19 virus seems to be taking over our lives for a while. Let us remember this will pass, just like other things in history.
For those of us who love to travel; love to learn news things, or to keep the kids busy. These games will surely be a great adventure. Even once this is all over with. Great way to spend time with friends and family on an evening in.
Do you remember board games?
Many people don’t have any idea what I am talking about since they grew up with apps and cellphone and tablets. Yes, board games. These are games that have moving pieces and your put on the table and play with 2 or more people. Yes, some of these games do have apps should you want to play online with others as well.
Let’s start with my all time favorite game. Monopoly! I loved playing this for hours with my family growing up. I still love playing with my friends as well. Now, there is a Hear and Now Edition; Description of game “People voted on their favorite cities in the U.S., and now you and your family can race around the board visiting them in the Monopoly Here and Now game. Players strive to buy their favorite cities before their opponents. Upon buying a city, players collect passport stamps and the first player to fill their passport wins! With quick and fun gameplay, the Monopoly Here and Now game can be played in approximately 30 minutes.”
Ticket to Ride – Europe
For our train enthusiasts Ticket to Ride board game can also be played with Alexa if you have one to play along with.
“From the craggy hillsides of Edinburgh to the sunlit docks of Constantinople, from the dusty alleys of Pamplona to a windswept station in Berlin, Ticket to Ride Europe takes you on an exciting train adventure through the great cities of turn-of-the-century Europe. The second installment in Days of Wonder’s best-selling Ticket to Ride series of train adventures, Ticket to Ride Europe takes you into the heart of Europe. In addition to the new board map, it offers you brand new game play elements including tunnels, ferries, and train stations. We’ve also upgraded you to First-Class accommodations with larger cards, new train station game pieces, and a lavishly illustrated game board. Like the Spiel des Jahres winning original, The game remains elegantly simple, and easy to learn. Ticket to ride Europe is a complete, new game that does not require the original version and is guaranteed to offer you hours of enjoyment.”
The official Alexa skill takes players on a guided experience from setup to the end of the game and features unique sound effects and music. No rules are needed after saying “Alexa, launch Ticket to Ride Europe.” The skill also allows a person to play against Alexa!
Who knows where?
The ultimate global location guessing game. This brilliant, award winning board game has over 1000 questions in 5 categories, including capitals, major cities and towns, events and facts, famous tourist sites and beautiful images of many iconic landmarks. It’s quick and simple to play and appealing for a broad range of abilities with everyone playing all the time, there’s no waiting around. If you can’t guess you can think about “Who Knows Where” and risk piggy backing on one of your opponent’s guesses, but choose wisely because if they are wrong you will be the one going backwards! With a great combination of knowledge, tactics and luck all players are able to win. Who Knows Where is an addictive board game that is great fun for all and essential for anyone who is curious about the world!
This game is ideal for geography-lovers, name the country and claim the flag in this trivia trip around the world! It’s a great educational family game with multiple-choice questions about every country. An opportunity for everyone to learn about countries and capital cities as you collect Flags to win. The game comes with 195 flag cards, 5 continent cards, 30 colourful people pieces, rules & board. The questions cover EVERY country in the world therefore playing this game is sure to help your general knowledge at your next quiz night!
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