The world of board gaming comes with its own crazy lingo. The terminology can be confusing to newcomers and veterans alike—if not entirely ambiguous at times. This will serve as a living, breathing glossary where I will attempt to define board game related lingo and buzzwords.
Games where players roll dice or spin spinners and move playing pieces in accordance with the number.
This term is often used derogatorily to imply that there is no thought involved.
Roll and move games like Backgammon, however, contain tactical elements.
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