Do you think even if you had to, you would worship a board game? Egyptians didn't exactly worship them, but they almost did. Board games were so popular in ancient times that they would place them in tombs! I know, I know, little strange but let me explain. People thought that they would need alot in the afterlife, so what about fun! Egyptians would take board games and other toys and put them in tombs so they could have fun in the afterlife. By doing this they thought they could in joy the afterlife. So, would you worship a board game, know?