These amazing table tennis innovations prove the way in which this simple game has won over many while managing to stay relevant.

From being integrated into decor to undergoing some amazing equipment makeovers, this is a game with plenty of room for interpretation. The paddles, lightweight balls and tables offer designers a ton of inspiration, and have been miniaturized, redesigned and integrated in innumerable ways. The reason for which this game has remained so popular likely boils down to the affordability of equipment and the fast-paced nature of the sport. Though the game has Asian origins, it's managed to extend its influence far beyond the area, and has become a worldwide phenomenon.

Sure to continue to evolve, table tennis is a straightforward game with an amazingly strong following.