Taking a night off to go unplugged from electronics is a great way to reconnect with your family and have fun playing vintage board games fit for any age group. If you want to set up your family game night, you might consider these affordable, classic board games for your collection.
The game of cribbage can be played with any number of players, a deck of cards, and a traditional wooden score board. This game originated in England, and it has had some resurgence in American homes as a family game night hit.
This challenging two-person game can take a lifetime to master, but it will always be a reliable hit for the whole family to enjoy. You might play speed rounds to include the whole family in a thrilling tournament-style setting.
As one of the oldest two-person board games, Backgammon is a great fixture to keep handy in your home. The game is played using dice to determine how far you move your pieces, but don’t be fooled—there is a fair amount of skill involved in winning.
Skittles is a fairly unfamiliar game in the United States, but it is a popular pub-style game all over Europe. Skittles boards are crafted from wood; they feature tiny pins and spinners designed to topple the pins on each turn. Game play is simple, as you just need to pull a string from the spinner and watch it knock the pins down.
At RESTYLE in Naperville, you can find a great collection of gently-used vintage board games to help your family take a step back from the computer or television. For a closer look at the eclectic selection of furniture, toys, and home accessories carried at RESTYLE, visit their website or call 630-637-8988.