Board games are a good choice for indoors family fun. Whether you decide to stay at home on a rainy day and play some board games with your family or invite your friends for a game or two, board games are a good old fashioned choice to have fun. Ranging from simple, safe and easy children’s games, all the way to fully immersive and long-lasting games for both children and adults, board games are a great way to have some fun during your free time. However, since board games have been around for so long, their thousands of them, and choosing the right one for you might be a bit tricky. This is where this buyers’ guide comes into play.
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PRESSMAN TOYS Let’s Go Fishin
Our Let’s Go Fishin’ game is the original version of a well-known and well-loved fishing game that parents will remember playing when they were kids. This classic kids game teaches hand-eye coordination as players use their mini fishing poles to try to catch the most fish.
- For 1-4 players
- Ages 4 and up
- Includes 21 colorful fish and 4 fishing poles
Catan 5th Edition
Your adventurous settlers seek to tame the remote but rich isle of Catan. Start by revealing Catan’s many harbors and regions: pastures, fields, mountains, hills, forests, and desert. The random mix creates a different board virtually every game.
- 3-4 Players, 60 minute playing time
- Tons of replay value
- Expanded Rule Book
Asmodee 7 Wonders
You are the leader of one of the 7 great cities of the Ancient World. Gather resources, develop commercial routes and affirm your military supremacy. Build your city and erect an architectural wonder which will transcend future times.
- For 3-7 Players
- 30 minute playing time
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Hasbro Sorry! 2013 Edition Game
Draw cards to see how far you get to move one of your pawns on the board. If you land on a Slide you can zip to the end and bump your opponents’ pawns or your own! Jump over pawns and hide in your Safety zone while getting powers.
- It’s mystery-solving guessing fun
- Power-up tokens give you special powers
- Includes gameboard, 12 Sorry! Pawns, 44 cards, 2 power-up tokens and instructions
Gamewright Scrambled States
The Whimsical, Mad-Dashing, Geography Game. Based on the book by Laurie Keller. For 2 to 4 Players, ages 8 and up. It’s a four player game. There are four maps included the game.
- For 2 to 4 Players
- Ages 8 and up
- There are four maps included the game
Hasbro Connect 4 Game
Challenge a friend to rule the grid in Connect 4 Classic Grid, the game where strategy drives the competition! Line ‘em up and go for the win! Choose the gold discs or the red discs and drop them into the grid. It’s simple, fast, and fun. Master the grid.
- Classic Connect 4 game is disc-dropping fun
- It’s simple, fast, and fun.
- Includes grid, 2 legs, slider bar, 21 red discs, 21 yellow discs and instructions
JAX Sequence Game
It’s fun, it’s challenging, it’s exciting, it’s Sequence. Play a card from your hand, place a chip on a corresponding space on the game board when you have five in a row, it’s a Sequence. Learn to block your opponents – remove their chips.
- For 2-12 players
- Easy enough for children, challenging for adults!
- Includes gameboard, Sequence Playing Cards, 135 Sequence Playing Chips, Instructions
The game works very well with 4 players if you prefer to guess without help. Or you can add more players if you prefer lively discussion. There is also a cooperative variant where a single team tries to achieve the highest score they can by playing the game itself.
- For 2-8+ Players
- 15 minute playing time
- Ages 14 and up
Z-Man Pandemic Board Game
Four diseases have broken out in the world and it is up to a team of specialists in various fields to find cures for these diseases before mankind is wiped out. A truly cooperative game where you all win or you all lose.
- For 2-4 Players
- 60 minute playing time
- Updated version of the popular co-operative game
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Days of Wonder Ticket To Ride
The Ticket To Ride Board Game is a cross-country train adventure that celebrates Fogg’s impetuous and lucrative gamble to travel “Around the World in 80 Days” by proposing a new wager. The stake is a $1 million prize in this winner-takes-all competition.
- For 2-5 players
- Takes 30-60 minutes to play
- There are 225 Colored Train Cars
Board Games Buying Guide
What kind of board games are there?
While there are too many board games to be easily qualified within a few categories, the main types you will encounter will be:
Children’s games (usually simpler and shorter)
General games (a bit more complex and longer than the children’s, mostly intended for all ages)
Role-playing games (extremely complex games that last a long time, usually intended for adults or teenagers)