Take the Brain Loser


Having beaten number one son at his game yesterday, today I thought I’d take him on at one of my old games. Take the Brain. This is a game I got many, many, years ago. It is a bit like chess, but your  pieces (numbskulls and ninnies) can only move according to the arrows on the squares they occupy. Very tactical and strategic. Which is probably why I lost.

However, it brought home how useful it is to play games against your kids. If you win you feel good. If you lose you feel good that you have kids clever enough to beat you…