A game table refers to a piece of furniture specifically designed for playing board games, card games, puzzles, or other tabletop recreational activities. It typically features a flat surface with a smooth, hard top, often covered in felt or other materials suitable for game playing. Game tables often have storage compartments or drawers to keep game pieces, cards, and accessories organized. They can come in various shapes and sizes, such as round, square, or rectangular, and may include features like built-in cup holders or game-specific markings on the surface. One of the earliest types of tables developed for games such as dice, cards, or chess.