Editor’s Note: The Rook OTR has closed.
Growing up, Zach Leopold was that kid you never wanted to play board games with. “I would get mad during Monopoly and flip the board off the table,” he chuckles. But with age came maturity—and a business plan. After graduating college, Leopold teamed up with his father—who started the two local ScallyWag Tag entertainment centers—and devised The Rook, a “board game parlor” opening this month next to Ensemble Theatre.