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1 Board Game: Cascadia
Cascadia (2021)

Create the most harmonious ecosystem as you puzzle together habitats and wildlife.

7.748 8.05 11262
2 Board Game: Azul
Azul (2017)

Artfully embellish the walls of your palace by drafting the most beautiful tiles.

7.670 7.79 68759
3 Board Game: YINSH
YINSH (2003)

Move rings over pieces to flip them, creating rows of five in your color.

7.565 7.70 8131
4 Board Game: Azul: Summer Pavilion

You're an artisan working on creating striking patterns within a king's palace.

7.555 7.74 11504
5 Board Game: Patchwork
Patchwork (2014)

Piece together a quilt and leave no holes to become the button master.

7.517 7.63 55540
6 Board Game: War Chest
War Chest (2018)

Recruit, bolster and maneuver your way to controlling the hex-grid battlefield.

7.493 7.94 6435
7 Board Game: TZAAR
TZAAR (2007)

Capture all of an opponent's type of pieces or make them unable to capture yours.

7.449 7.67 3494
8 Board Game: Calico
Calico (2020)

Sew a quilt, collect buttons, attract cats!

7.420 7.69 11234
9 Board Game: Mandala
Mandala (2019)

Create and destroy mandalas in this beautifully tense abstract game for two.

7.387 7.62 4144
10 Board Game: Sagrada
Sagrada (2017)

Craft the best stained-glass windows by carefully placing colorful transparent dice.

7.315 7.51 32708
11 Board Game: DVONN
DVONN (2001)

Avoid being disconnected from the three DVONN pieces on an ever-shrinking board.

7.299 7.45 4719
12 Board Game: Santorini
Santorini (2016)

Use different divine powers to build and climb the towers!

7.264 7.42 33423
13 Board Game: Project L
Project L (2020)

Players collect pieces, pick cards and fill in various shapes to get the most points!

7.259 7.56 3957
14 Board Game: Go
Go (-2200)

Use stones to control space in this ancient game with simple rules.

7.215 7.64 15883
15 Board Game: Azul: Stained Glass of Sintra

Create beautiful windows with coloured glass more efficiently than anyone else.

7.192 7.37 11084
16 Board Game: Nova Luna
Nova Luna (2019)

Draft tiles to complete adjacency combos in this beautiful, abstract tableau builder.

7.156 7.39 5297
17 Board Game: Onitama
Onitama (2014)

Assert your martial prowess by harnessing the power of various animal spirits.

7.153 7.38 18492
18 Board Game: Hive
Hive (2000)

Use your insects to trap your opponent's Queen Bee in this board-less abstract game.

7.145 7.32 32963
19 Board Game: LYNGK
LYNGK (2017)

Pick your two colors wisely while moving and capturing multicolored stacks.

7.117 7.60 1022
20 Board Game: ZÈRTZ
ZÈRTZ (1999)

Sacrifice pieces to your opponent in order to win this counterintuitive game.

7.092 7.28 4096
21 Board Game: Botanik
Botanik (2021)

Build the best steampunk garden by winning the tiles you need.

7.082 7.78 1077
22 Board Game: Azul: Queen's Garden

Create the perfect garden patterns for Queen Maria of Aragon.

7.078 7.65 1261
23 Board Game: Through the Desert

Pretty pastel camels belie the intensity of this tight area-control classic.

7.049 7.08 13300
24 Board Game: Ingenious
Ingenious (2004)

Place hexagonal tiles to score lines of colors.

7.048 7.11 16313
25 Board Game: Tak
Tak (2017)

Be first to build a complete road using tiles that can stack or stand on edge.

7.039 7.60 2427
26 Board Game: Paris: La Cité de la Lumière

Players compete for their moment in the light by placing oddly shaped building tiles.

7.032 7.39 3025
27 Board Game: SHŌBU
SHŌBU (2019)

Use your stones to push all your opponent's stones off any one of four boards to win!

7.023 7.57 1290
28 Board Game: The Duke
The Duke (2013)

Draw, place, move and flip tiles to capture the enemy Duke.

7.019 7.35 3973
29 Board Game: Blue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon (2018)

Explore an unsettled archipelago and connect your villages by land and sea...twice!

7.007 7.20 3919
30 Board Game: Torres
Torres (1999)

Build towers and populate them with your knights to make it big in the Middle Ages.

6.992 7.10 9197
31 Board Game: Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game

Create the most fruitful micro orchard, but beware of rotten fruit!

6.986 7.42 2326
32 Board Game: Agropolis
Agropolis (2021)

Add farms to the card-laying experience of Sprawlopolis.

6.984 7.56 1199
33 Board Game: Taluva
Taluva (2006)

Race to build temples and towers or tribal supremacy on an active volcanic island.

6.976 7.15 8211
34 Board Game: Zendo
Zendo (2001)

Players build structures to try to figure out the moderator's secret rule!

6.966 7.23 2968
35 Board Game: Dragon Castle
Dragon Castle (2017)

Draft Mahjong-like tiles and place them carefully to create the best castle.

6.937 7.15 6795
36 Board Game: GIPF
GIPF (1996)

Cycle your own pieces while slowly depleting your opponent's reserve.

6.921 7.10 3104
37 Board Game: Reef
Reef (2018)

Grow your reef, and arrange it beautifully on your seafloor to score more points.

6.917 7.05 8168
38 Board Game: Bridge
Bridge (1925)

Bid to communicate and to set trump. Then take tricks to fulfill your bid.

6.914 7.45 2982
39 Board Game: Medina (Second Edition)

Place colorful wooden blocks to build beautiful palaces in a desert city.

6.911 7.21 1916
40 Board Game: Photosynthesis

Trees compete for sunlight to grow taller, as the sun moves around the board.

6.888 7.07 20088
41 Board Game: Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends

Place units in 2D shapes to summon powerful beings and claim a rotating set of goals.

6.858 7.17 6639
42 Board Game: Shogi
Shogi (1587)

Deploy captured pieces for rapid checkmates in Japan's traditional "general's game."

6.855 7.38 1667
43 Board Game: Medina
Medina (2001)

Collaboratively build a desert city of palaces, but claim the best ones for yourself.

6.854 7.02 3093
44 Board Game: Ingenious: Travel Edition

Match double sided hexes and your lowest scored shape is your final score.

6.848 7.10 1984
45 Board Game: Ubongo 3D
Ubongo 3D (2009)
6.830 7.09 1700
46 Board Game: Ricochet Robots

Be the first to solve a spatial puzzle using hard-controlled robots to win!

6.814 7.02 8478
47 Board Game: Café
Café (2020)

Place cards efficiently to process and deliver coffee in early 20th-century Portugal.

6.809 7.41 1292
48 Board Game: Sagani
Sagani (2020)

Restore the harmony of the nature spirits - the Sagani.

6.800 7.29 1064
49 Board Game: Chess
Chess (1475)

Orchestrate your powerful royalty, clergy and military to trap your opponent's king.

6.790 7.16 32044
50 Board Game: Blokus
Blokus (2000)

Fit your tiles on a shared board with not enough space for everyone.

6.780 6.87 24802
51 Board Game: Pueblo
Pueblo (2002)

You are a master builder! Cleverly disguise your coloured stones within your village.

6.767 6.94 2518
52 Board Game: Cribbage
Cribbage (1630)

Sum to 15, peg to 121 and score the crib in this classic and unique card game.

6.761 7.07 9049
53 Board Game: Glüx
Glüx (2016)

Cleverly place your lights to illuminate the rooms most effectively.

6.756 7.10 1353
54 Board Game: Sorcerer City
Sorcerer City (2020)

Build and re-build magical cities under an ever-increasing time pressure.

6.737 7.50 1234
55 Board Game: Blokus Duo
Blokus Duo (2005)

Play geometric shapes from your hand for points -- but don't get blocked in!

6.735 6.83 5396
56 Board Game: NMBR 9
NMBR 9 (2017)

Cleverly stack number-shaped polyominos higher and higher without leaving any gaps.

6.732 6.89 6627
57 Board Game: Confusion:  Espionage and Deception in the Cold War

In this abstract spy game, players only see how their opponent’s pieces can move.

6.715 7.07 1363
58 Board Game: Curious Cargo
Curious Cargo (2020)

Build your facilities with interweaving networks of tiles to ship cargo.

6.715 7.24 1530
59 Board Game: Noctiluca
Noctiluca (2019)

Noctiluca shine beautifully at night. Become the best diver and collect the most!

6.710 7.15 1501
60 Board Game: Xiangqi
Xiangqi (762)

Use cannons and more to defeat the enemy General in his Palace across the River.

6.710 7.12 1975
61 Board Game: Aton
Aton (2005)

Get control of great temples in Egypt to win favour of the gods.

6.702 6.87 3455
62 Board Game: Blokus Trigon
Blokus Trigon (2006)

Fit all your tiles onto the board while blocking your neighbor into a corner.

6.699 6.89 3054
63 Board Game: Mahjong
Mahjong (1850)

Use the Winds, Dragons and suit tiles you draw to finish with the best hand!

6.695 7.03 6939
64 Board Game: Seikatsu
Seikatsu (2017)

Outwit your rivals as you design a garden together to ensure you have the best view.

6.692 7.12 1466
65 Board Game: Kamisado
Kamisado (2008)
6.688 6.91 2330
66 Board Game: The Rose King
The Rose King (1992)

Tense positional battle where seeing a few moves ahead is crucial.

6.673 6.81 3412
67 Board Game: Ta Yü
Ta Yü (1999)

Divert water to your two sides of the board and away from the sides of your opponent.

6.671 6.95 1506
68 Board Game: Land vs Sea
Land vs Sea (2021)

Here be dragons! Medieval cartographers make a map filled with delightful details.

6.670 7.42 860
69 Board Game: Blokus 3D
Blokus 3D (2003)

Construct 3-D structures with your opponents while also trying out outwit them.

6.669 6.79 3930
70 Board Game: Great Plains
Great Plains (2021)

Compete for dominance over the Great Plains.

6.654 7.30 635
71 Board Game: Dokmus
Dokmus (2016)

Discover temples & invoke the power of the gods in the fantasy land of Dokmus.

6.644 7.04 1123
72 Board Game: Hey, That's My Fish!

Quest for the most fish, but don't get stranded as ice disappears beneath your feet.

6.642 6.70 20443
73 Board Game: Indigo
Indigo (2012)

Create tangled paths and move gemstones to your advantage.

6.638 6.85 3115
74 Board Game: Quarto
Quarto (1991)

You choose the piece your opponent plays next. 4-in-a-row of the same attribute wins!

6.638 6.87 6656
75 Board Game: Cóatl
Cóatl (2020)

Combine pattern cards, create Coatls with astonishing pieces, please the Aztec gods.

6.634 7.09 1763
76 Board Game: Gunkimono
Gunkimono (2018)

Match tiles colours to score points now or raise your track to gain points later.

6.616 7.03 1064
77 Board Game: Mandala Stones

Use artists to collect colorful stones in towers, then dismantle them for points.

6.613 7.10 993
78 Board Game: Qwirkle
Qwirkle (2006)

Complete a set of shapes or colors among the criss-crossing tiles for big points!

6.612 6.78 17868
79 Board Game: Bosk
Bosk (2019)

Navigate the four seasons and lay claim to the land with your trees and their leaves.

6.609 6.96 1591
80 Board Game: That Time You Killed Me

Prove yourself across all spacetime as the true inventor of the time machine.

6.591 7.80 430
81 Board Game: The Climbers
The Climbers (2008)

Use the blocks to build your way to the top!

6.590 6.80 3026
82 Board Game: Aqualin
Aqualin (2020)

Life in the coral reef is constantly growing and shifting. Make groupings to score.

6.573 7.02 926
83 Board Game: Ubongo: Duel
Ubongo: Duel (2008)
6.572 6.85 1085
84 Board Game: Ubongo
Ubongo (2003)

Race to fill the target shape using a set of polyominoes before your opponents do.

6.572 6.70 8536
85 Board Game: Qin
Qin (2012)

Control areas in the grid with your tiles to place your pagodas and win.

6.571 6.78 2272
86 Board Game: PÜNCT
PÜNCT (2005)

Use pieces—and cover opponent's pieces—to connect opposing sides of the board.

6.567 6.80 1727
87 Board Game: Northern Pacific

A game that asks you but one question: Cube or Train?

6.553 7.09 803
88 Board Game: Fjords
Fjords (2005)

Build the game board and place your huts. Claim the land based on placement of huts.

6.531 6.74 3062
89 Board Game: Code 777
Code 777 (1985)

Deduce your three numbers while seeing only your opponents’ racks.

6.529 6.73 2025
90 Board Game: Ubongo Extreme

Hone your real-time spatial puzzle skills in this challenging sequel to Ubongo.

6.524 6.76 1365
91 Board Game: Kerala: The Way of the Elephant

Pave beautiful pathways of colored tiles to celebrate the elephants of Kerala.

6.516 6.87 1072
92 Board Game: Billabong
Billabong (1992)

Use your opponents' kangaroos to enable big hops and get your own home first.

6.514 6.87 838
93 Board Game: Kulami
Kulami (2011)

Get your area majority groove on in this abstract marble game.

6.507 7.17 532
94 Board Game: Cairn
Cairn (2019)

Tactical duel between tribal shamans on an evolving board.

6.507 7.47 650
95 Board Game: Riichi Mahjong

Call "Riichi" ('Reach') to commit to a winning hand in this intense Mahjong variant.

6.506 8.27 400
96 Board Game: TAMSK
TAMSK (1998)

A unique abstract where you are running against time.

6.505 6.77 1372
97 Board Game: Kingdoms
Kingdoms (1994)

Vie for dominance by tactically placing tiles and castles over 3 epochs.

6.503 6.65 4799
98 Board Game: Topoum
Topoum (2016)

Lead your moles to conquer territory during World War I.

6.495 7.28 678
99 Board Game: Kahuna
Kahuna (1998)

Place your bridges and destroy your opponent's via card-play to control 12 islands.

6.494 6.63 9044
100 Board Game: Homeworlds
Homeworlds (2001)

A complex intergalactic space battle game. No luck, no hidden info, pure strategy.

6.492 7.62 363

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