With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing more Australians inside than ever before, tech was the first refuge for many of us.
Phones, laptops, consoles, tablets - you name it, there’s a good chance the average Australian has spent a fair bit of time staring at it over the past few months.
But screen time isn’t all we’ve been up to. In our age of hyper-connectivity and cutting-edge technology, you might be surprised to learn that retailers have been reporting boosts in board game sales in recent months. Remember them?
Far from being just a fun way to kill a couple of hours and create life-long rifts between family members (who let Uncle Dave be the banker, anyway?), did you know that board games offer up a host of mental health benefits too? Here are a few of our favourites.