Types of Foosball Tables
Foosball is an international game and there are a number of countries that play the game. Based off the most popular game in the world, football, Foosball has been gaining momentum over the last few years. There are a number of variants available in the market right now, so if you are looking to buy a Foosball table, here are a few types that you might want to consider before putting down the cash.
Broadly speaking, there are two types of tables that can be bought:
Stand alone tables: The standard table, with the game, controls and legs all built into one unit. It is the most popular as well the way to go if there is enough space to spare and you have enough money.
Table top Foosball table: The unit will come with only the table top, the functional table, but without the legs to hold it up. It is portable and lighter in comparison, as well as being cheaper, it is flexible in that it can be placed on any table.
Coin operated table: Good for arcades, this type of table is great for when you are running a business and would like to add to the space. Found in bars and gaming centres, it can be a good choice to make a little money on the side.
Multi game tables: A Foosball table that also has a number of other games in it. Tables like this are popular with people who want to make the most out of a small space. They are normally assembled on the spot and can be removed to have a flat surface to play anything from chess to air hockey. It can be a lot of fun as long as they assembly and disassembly is not too arduous.
Whatever be the type of Foosball table you go for, the rules are likely to be the same and there will be no shortage of fun to be had from them, so choose one based on your target audience, and based on what kind of game they are likely to play.