The younger generation of today are not even aware of such a thing as a board game. When you mention the word “game” in front of the youth of today, they immediately think about a video game on the PC, the Xbox or the PlayStaytion 3. However, they more healthy type of game, in which a group of friends or the whole family can participate is the board game.
Below is a list of the 10 best board games.
This is one great game which is suitable for both kids and adults. The great thing about this one is that neither the kids nor the adults will feel the age gap that is there between the players. It is a great pastime in which kids will not feel lost in an “adult” environment.
Many studies and reports show that Go is arguably the most strategic games ever created. This game has been around for quite some time now. The objective is to capture as much territory as possible. Masters of this game are considered on parallel with chess masters.
It has been around for 100 years and even after the increase in technology, the popularity of monopoly does not decrease one bit. The objective is to roll the dice and make real estate and make money off of the other players.
7. Last Night on Earth: The Zombie Board Game
Zombies never get old; whether it is video games, movies or TV shows. And now in board games too. You can play the roles of the heroes battling against the zombies who are looking for fresh brains.
6. The Settlers of Catan
This is a strategy game in which the objective is the building of roads and cities and settle entire nations. There is the option of changing the board so the game is different every time. The overall experience is quite fun and exciting.
5. Ticket to Ride
It is one of the few games in which players can have as much fun with a total of two participants as with five. The objective of this board game is to collect cards and reach your destination.
This one is quite fun and can kill plenty of time in a single stretch. You have to draw specific phrases on the cards. Don’t think you need to be a remarkable artist to play this game. This is what the game is all about. Guessing what the funny pictures are supposed to be.
You are given a limited amount of time to think of answers that other participants do not come up with. With plenty of yelling and guessing, this is a great game for a family fun time or for a party.
There is something for everyone in this award-winning board game. It does not matter whether the players are trivia buffs, good artists, or have good memories. They can all fit in and have a fun time together.
1. Trivial Pursuit
This is the traditional trivia board game that most people have probably heard about. With thousands of questions in store, it can really test the person claiming to be the real trivia buff.