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Best One Player Board Games

Ever wondered to yourself what a one-player board game would look like?

Well, we’re here to stifle your curiosity, as solo board game play is a thriving, robust industry! If you ever find yourself alone on a lazy afternoon while your friends are off doing important things, definitely give these one player board games a try.

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Best Cheap Board Games

Board games don’t necessarily have to be the wallet busters that they’re often made out to be. Sure, the more famous ones like Monopoly, Risk and Settlers of Catan deserve the expensive rep they get. But there’s also an entire universe of cheap board games that can be afforded on 2 hours of minimum wage.

Bet’cha never even heard of some of these before. Dig out all the hidden change from your sofas and start rolling!

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Best Board Games For Parties

The food has been eaten, the gossip has been told… it’s now that time of the party where the crowd is starting to wind down, and people are looking around for something to do.

How do you spice things up again?

Whip out a board game! Board games are absolutely notorious for breathing life back into deflated parties. If you’ve never seen a board game made specifically for parties in action, you’ll be surprised how effective they can be.

But of course, you’ll need to know which ones to choose. Here’s our picks from our favourite party board games!

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Best New Board Games 2015

With 2015 progressing onwards it seemed like the right time to take a look at the new games we’ve been blessed with the first half of this year.

I must say there have been some great contenders and with such a collection of imaginative releases it was hard to pick just a few for this list.

What kind of games will you find on this list?

Games that are innovative, well-rounded, clever and of course fun.

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Best Horror Board Games

Out of all the boardbest horror board games game genres, I think horror board games have to rely the most on the feel you get while playing.

If a game can’t drag you into the story, you won’t enjoy it nearly as much.

And when it comes to horror, atmosphere is everything.

So instead of piling together a bunch of “horror” games, we’ve meticulously searched for the best of the best.

Whether you’re looking for a game to play this Halloween, or just want a good old scary game; you’ll find what you’re looking for here.

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Best Sci Fi Board Games

best sci fi board gamesSci-fi is one of the most expansive and influential genres of books, movies and video games.

For such a rich genre it should come as no surprise that there are a number of incredible sci-fi board games out there.

In our list of best sci fi board games we made sure to choose a diverse range of games that will appeal to the fledgling sci fi player, the die hard fan, and everyone in between.

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Best Cooperative Board Games

When playing board games there are many ways to win.

You can ruthlessly outsmart your opponents, be lucky enough to beat the rest, or you can work together to complete a common objective.

I personally think that cooperative board games can be much more fun than competitive ones if you have the right game and the right people to play with.

Luckily there are a number of great cooperative board games on the market that span a wide array of different genres and play styles. We collected our very favorites that are the highest rated and most loved by the community.

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Best Board Games To Play At Christmas

So it’s that time of the year again!

Families all around the world are getting together to celebrate, eat, and hopefully play some board games.

After year on year of Monopoly, I decided I wanted a change. It’s a classic, sure, but there are a slew of much better games you can play with your family at Christmas time.

So if you’re looking to be prepared this Christmas, or even just want stocking fillers, we’ve put together a list of the best board games to play at Christmas!

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Best Grown Up Board Games

If you’ve been away from the board game scene for a while it may surprise you that there are a huge amount of games (both new and old) that are targeted to an older audience.

By older I mean those who are no longer children.

Sometimes board games get a rep of being for kids, but you’d be amazed at the complex and exciting games out there for grownups.

So, if you’re looking for a game to buy for yourself or to play with some friends then check out my up to date list of:

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Best Quick Board Games

I know through experience that when you gather a group of friends together that time restraints can be an issue.

Sometimes you want a lengthy, rich, and time-consuming game and sometimes you want something quick, energetic, and stimulating.

After many years in the board game community I’ve discovered that there are games to fit any persons needs.

You can have a fast game that is also rich in gameplay, and even longer games that are thrilling throughout.

Today we’ll be looking at the best quick board games on the market that can be played in 30 minutes or less, but still pack a punch and are a whole lot of fun to play.

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