Introduce recent Walgreens board game releases
Recently, Walgreens released a variety of new board games for adults, teens and families to entertain. For adults, there is the perfectly titled “Drinking and Thinking” game. With this game, players go around the board while answering questions while drinking as they go. It’s truly an entertaining game to challenge each others´ knowledge and education levels.
For teens, “Make Your Mark” is an amazing board game that encourages creative thinking. During this game, teams are challenged to create logos, slogans and campaign materials in order to become victors of each round. It’s fun and educational!
Finally, families can enjoy a classic like Yahtzee or they can try their luck with French Revolution: Liberte!, an exciting game where players need to outwit their opponents and collect dice in order to win. It also comes with bonus utilities like extra cards and dice, perfect for some extra fun.
No matter what you choose from Walgreens, you know that it is sure to bring hours of entertainment for both adults and young ones!
Tips for getting the most out of your board game
1. Take your time: Board game nights can quickly become rushed for time as players try to fit in all of the components of each game before moving on to the next one. Don’t be afraid to take some extra time so that each round is thoroughly enjoyed by everyone.
2. Talk through strategy: Discussing strategy with other players before starting the game is a great way of understanding exactly how the game works and what the other players’ intentions might be throughout the game. Doing this can also add an extra level of excitement and anticipation as everyone tries to work out their plan of action!
3. Learn from mistakes: Making mistakes or misreading instructions is a normal part of playing board games, but it’s important that everyone takes any slip-ups in stride and moves on without faulting any particular player. Instead, take it as a lesson learnt and don’t make that same mistake again!
4. Have Fun: Above all, remember that board games are meant to be fun – challenging, but enjoyable! Play your best and support your friends when they make difficult decisions during their turns, even if you know it won’t benefit you in any particular way – friendly competition should always remain friendly!
When it comes to purchasing board games, one of the most important things to factor in is cost. Walgreens can be a great option when you’re looking for lower-priced options and value packs. Depending on the type of game you’re looking for, you could save significantly at Walgreens compared to more prominent specialty retailers such as Target or Toys R Us. However, just like with any other shopping experience, it is important to compare prices among all retailers before making your purchase decision. Be sure to check deals online as well as in-store for even greater savings. Additionally, there may be particular coupon codes or Walgreens rewards points that help reduce the cost further. Do your research and shop around – almost every store runs some kind of special offer from time to time!
Benefits of Board Games on Mental Health
Board games provide a unique combination of social interaction and mental stimulation which, for many, can be beneficial for their mental health. Playing board games is an activity that many can do with friends and family, giving them an opportunity to catch up and strengthen relationships. Additionally, board games involve analytical thinking which in turn can help improve memory recall, focus, and problem-solving skills. The structure of a game forces players to pay attention to rules, strategies and the pawns on the board requiring focus while also allowing them to think both quickly and independently in order to keep up with the game’s pace. For many people, board games can provide an outlet for stress relief since it allows them forget about their worries and concerns while also providing time away from screens. Board games give players a safe space to express their ideas while also challenging their wits against those of opponents or opponents’ teams furthering competition which leads to excitement or happiness depending on how well they are doing. Finally, board games offer an opportunity for education as some have educational components such as history trivia or learning how bills work in Monopoly. All in all, playing board games provides multiple benefits for mental health including improved memory recall and sharper focus as well as stress-relief due its interactive nature.
Sample Board Game Night Schedule
Sample Board Game Night Schedule
6:00-7:00 pm – Set up all board games and begin eating dinner, snacking, or ordering takeout as a family.
7:00-8:30 pm – Play first game of the evening, taking a break every 20 minutes to move around, snack on desserts and drinks, or chat about the game.
8:30-9:00 pm – Take a break for 10 minutes, then choose a second game. During breaks, families can play some other games like puzzles or charades for quick and light entertainment.
9:00-10:15 pm – Play the second game of the night for 75 minutes with two breaks for snacks and different activities if desired (10 minutes each).
10:15-11:00 pm – End your evening with one last round of any preferred activity (board games, puzzles, crafts), while also adding third games if necessary. Wind down after an hour by discussing what went well during the session and end with everyone expressing their satisfaction that you’ve all enjoyed your time together.
Promotions and Deals
Currently, Walgreens has a wide variety of board games on sale. Select board games are available with 15% off their regular price, as well as being available for buy-one get one 50% off. Additionally, members who sign up for the Walgreens Balance Rewards loyalty program will receive an additional 10% bonus when redeeming points for select board games.
Also, those interested in shopping for multiple board games can take advantage of Walgreens’ Buy More Save More promotion in which shoppers who buy four or more qualifying items are eligible to receive additional discounts when using their loyalty card at checkout.
I love playing all kinds of games – from classics like Monopoly to modern favourites like Ticket to Ride.
I created this blog as a way to share my love of board games with others, and provide information on the latest releases and news in the industry.