Playing games is important to people for more than mere amusement—games have been proven beneficial for both mental and physical wellbeing. There are many kinds of games including sports that can result in the players making millions of dollars a year simply for being good at playing a game! Yet there are many other kinds of games than those that are presented at sports in events like the Olympics and some are better played indoors than outdoors.
Generally, when people think of “playing” they think back to their childhoods when they went outside and played with friends. Yet there are a time when the weather is uncooperative and playing outside is not a possibility. Hence, there are many games known to man (and woman) kind that can be played indoors for hours of fun. Board games, video games and plain old games of the imagination top the list of “indoor” games that can be played to great effect without needing to step foot outside! As long as children have some toys and a good mind for creativity there is no end to the places that they can go while they whittle away a rainy afternoon.
Below is a list of five kinds of games that can be played indoors.