Is Games a proper noun?
Subsequently, one may also ask, what type of noun is football?
Subsequently, question is, do you capitalize the name of a game? We capitalize the names of published games like Twilight Struggle because they're proper nouns. But according to Webster's, we don't usually capitalize the names of public-domain games like chess, poker, and backgammon.
Similarly, is the word cricket a proper noun?
“Cricket”, whether referring to the insect or the sport, is a common noun. It is not the name of a person, nor of a place, so it is not a proper noun and does not need to be capitalized.
Is monopoly a proper noun?
Proper noun A board game in which players use play money to buy and trade properties, with the objective of forcing opponents into bankruptcy.