We have an active and growing [thread on [URL="http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/showthread.php?1171969-Computer-gaming!"]Computer Gaming](http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/showthread.php?1171969-Computer-gaming!). And that is quite appropriate since Sitepoint is all about the Web (which requires computers).
But there is another popular way to exercise your mind and develop decision-making skills. That is through Board Games.
Personally, I spend the largest percentage of my free time playing board games. Here in the USA, the type of games I play are commonly referred to as "Euro-games". For some of you they are just a part of your national culture.
In my experience, this is not an uncommon activity among the "technically-minded". If you are 'one of us' who play such games (if you recognize Settlers of Catan, Ticket To Ride, Trajan, Stone Age, Carcasonne, Macao, Goa) let's discuss your favorites (and why they are treasured to you).