In "Being the Banker," Ben examines how to approach gaming, from the perspective of success, loss, and other philosophical ideas.
This week, he examines how to cope with failure, discussing the opportunities for personal development.
Ah, family game night. A phrase as synonymous with fun as it is with fighting. No one delights in losing, but the thrill of slightly missing victory or making risky plays can still make competition enjoyable. While the ‘true’ enjoyment of a game night is socializing and eating copious amounts of pizza until midnight, the best game nights and the worst game nights I’ve ever had with friends or family are always separated by one thing: the quality of the game.