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The Three Musketeers of Foosball

Depending on where you live—EU or US—you’ve probably seen several variations of both the game and the name: Table Football, Table Soccer, Fuzball, Foosball, Fußball, Langirt, Jouer, Au Baby-Foot, Csocso, Cadureguel-Schulchan, etc. Equally nebulous as the game’s name are the details of foosball’s roots. The Smithsonian did a deep dive into The Murky History of…

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6 Setups for Playing Games on Snow Days

About the author: Mary Jo Bowling is a writer for Houzz.com. Brunswick has teamed up with Houzz to provide tips on how to make your home a more active place. I’m going to sound like an old geezer, but as a good deal of the United States faces a snowy winter day, I find myself thinking…

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Game Rooms: Carve Out a Place for Fun

Convert a dining room, loft, basement or guest room into a place for the kids (and you) to play About the author: Shoshana Gosselin is a writer for Houzz.com. Brunswick has teamed up with Houzz to provide tips on how to make your home a more active place. Fall is coming, and the kids will have to find indoor activities. Do you have a spot for them to get their creativity blazing? A place where they won’t be in your way? Basements are good choices for game rooms; so are converted attics, bonus rooms and rarely-used guest bedrooms. You can even convert an unused living room or dining room into a play space…

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Amazing Video Highlights from an Unlikely Trick Shot Artist

Nick Syomin started playing pool just three years ago, and he began working on trick shots in his spare time less than a year ago. The Moscow native has amassed an impressive portfolio of shots in a relatively short time. “I was inspired by watching trick shots on the internet, but there’s a lot of differences between watching videos and doing it in real life, so I was very interested to try,” explains Syomin. “I think I know about 100 tricks plus different variations of them, such as one-handed shots, combined or experimental shots that sometimes just blow my mind. I started to practice on simple tricks, the tricks for…

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