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  • 5 Games Like Risk

    Ah-ha! Looking for more games to practice world domination, are you? Maybe we can help… Surely you’ve heard of Risk — the game all about conquering the world. Well, that’s a great start, but there’s a whole world of Risk-like games out there to help inspire you. It is a classic war game, ...

  • Best Scavenger/Treasure Hunt Board Games

    Whoever said “you’ll never find it if you’re looking for it” clearly wasn’t scrambling around searching for clues Sherlock Holmes-style as minutes tick away on a scavenger hunt. Oh! The excitement. These treasure quests can be tons of fun, and they aren’t just for keeping children busy ...

  • Best Fantasy Board Games for 2 Players

    You’ve read it. You’ve watched it. Fantasy is all around us. And we’re happy about that. Whether your favorite fantasy realm is dominated by wizards, dragons, ghosts, or aliens, there isn’t an otherworldly being that hasn’t starred in a movie or book. But watching and interacting just ...

  • 5 Games Like Pandemic

    The world is all too familiar with how pandemics spread. And everyone has an opinion on how to stop it. The Pandemic board game is your chance to see if you can control the deadly disease before it takes over.  Pandemic is a cooperative, role-playing game. Players take on their ...

  • 5 Games Like Betrayal at House on the Hill

    Betrayal at House on the Hill is adapted from the popular scary movie of the same name.  Horror fans revel in this strong, spooky theme, but the game provides much more than just a chilling vibe. Betrayal at House on the Hill appeals to those seeking adventure, role-playing, and both ...

  • Best Japanese Board Games

    When thinking of Japanese games, often games like Sonic and Mario immediately come to mind. But, board games have been a part of Japanese culture for centuries and continue to grow in popularity around the world. That’s why we’ve included a blend of traditional and more modern Japanese board ...

  • Best Math Card Games

    Math is everywhere! We use it every day without even realizing it. Are you paying for that ice cream cone? Working out the fastest route to drive home? Even playing sports requires math skills. Video games and coding are also deeply rooted in math.  Yet, not everyone gets excited when they ...

  • Best Strategy Games for Kids

    Classics like Candyland and Connect 4 are fantastic games to introduce your little learners to the world of board games. With so many exciting and interesting board games available, why not take a look at a few new games to help your child learn about strategy? It’s no secret that board games are ...

  • Best Wooden Board Games

    There’s nothing quite like an old-fashioned wooden board game. For your next board games night, take one out and bring an air of sophistication to your gathering. They are both stylish and entertaining, delivering the perfect combination of nostalgia and excitement. There’s a unique mix of ...

  • Best Skateboarding Games

    Whether you’re an experienced skateboarder or lover of all things Tony Hawk, skateboarding board games are ‘gnarly’. Although these board games are few in number, the ones that are out there will challenge you as you try to land the biggest tricks and the sickest combos. If you’re not a ...