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Best Family Board Games: 6 Best Best Family Board Games at Boardgamesmessiah – 2014

Best Family Board Games

Best Family Board Games: 6 Best Best Family Board Games at Boardgamesmessiah - 2014

Best Family Board Games

As the holiday season approaches, its time to dust off that old Monopoly board from the cupboard, assemble all the tiles for the Scrabble board and find all the playing cards. One of the favorite pastimes of families every is the board game. It can be a great way to spend time with your family as well as keeping your cool when you’retrying to negotiate that deal. We searched for the best family board games and this list is what we came up with. Based on reviews, sales and how long a board game has been around, these is the definitive list of the best family board games.

For the sake of originality, we left out the classic board games such as Monopoly, Scrabble, Connect 4 , Clue and Pictionary to bring you something different.

6 Best Best Family Board Games

1. Ticket To Ride – Days of Wonder

Best Family Board Games

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.

2. 7 Wonders – Asmodee

Best Family Board Games

In 7 Wonders, you lead an ancient civilization as it rises from its barbaric roots to become a world power. Lead your troops to a military victory or create a nation of artisans and philosophers.

3. Qwirkle Board Game – MindWare

Best Family Board Games

Qwirkle is as simple as matching colors and shapes, but this game also requires tactical maneuvers and well-planned strategy.Earn points by building rows and columns of blocks that share a common shape or color.

4. HedBanz Game – Spin Master Games

Best Family Board Games

Spice up your family board game night with the Hedbanz Board Game, a fun, fast-paced, and simple question game that everyone aged 6 and up can enjoy. In a group of two to six players, you’ll draw an identity card for an animal, food, or common object but with one catch–everyone but you will see the card, displayed by the headband on your forehead.

5. Set: The Family Game of Visual Perception – SET Enterprises

Best Family Board Games

Set is a fun and challenging game that tests your skills of memory and observation. Called the family game of visual perception, Set boasts 20 “best game” awards. Using unique cards with varied attributes, players must identify different kinds of 3-card sets.

6. Five Crowns – SET Enterprises

Best Family Board Games

Five Crowns is a fast-paced and ingenious new card game that features a deck with 5 suits instead of the standard 4, adding Stars to Spades, Diamonds, Hearts and Clubs. The unique deck gives you many more options for arranging hands of sets or sequences. Make the right combinations, be first to go out and you win. For 2 to 7 players.

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