The “build it yourself” games appear to be all the craze nowadays. It certainly does add another level of interaction with your Little Geeks. Not only do you get to play the game, but you have to work together to build it.
But you don’t need to spend money on a new game if you already, technically, have the parts. Case in point, this “how to” instructional web entry from Instructables that goes into detail about how you can build your own Chess set out of LEGOs.
Ready? Set? Build…then play!