The different type of games that are played on boards can be played by about 2-6 players in general. Though you may think that these games are new in the market, but the first of these games actually started millenniums ago. SENET, which is thought of as the first ever indoor sitting game played by man was first played around 3500BC. So you can well understand how many years ago these games originally originated. Australia has a special name for producing different types of games. Boardgames Australia are famous around the world and there are also different types of these games available in the toy shops and in websites. So if you are thinking of giving your child a special gift then there is no better gift than a toy that he really wants to play with. You only need to take him to the store and he will be happy for many upcoming days.