Games you have played in bed
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Inspired by this discussion, I rhought it would be nice to see what games the users here have played in bed, and how well that went.

So, feel free to enter the games you tried out in bed, and how well it went; although, if someone truthfully adds Jenga and the game went on for more than 2 turns, I'll be impressed!
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1. Board Game: Hanabi [Average Rating:7.17 Overall Rank:275]
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Played it a lot with my former girlfriend, worked well!
 
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2. Board Game: Onirim [Average Rating:6.71 Overall Rank:936]
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Played somewhat less than Hanabi, also worked really well.
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3. Board Game: Mousquetaires du Roy [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:1867]
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To change the size and pac e of the games: Tried this, got to the end, was less than comfortable to play.
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4. Board Game: Tobago [Average Rating:7.13 Overall Rank:388]
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One of the very first games I played with my former girlfriend, and it was in bed. Went better than you might expect, except that the small tokens wouldn'tstay in place :-(
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5. Board Game: Chabyrinthe [Average Rating:6.08 Overall Rank:5381]
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This kids' game by Antoine Bauza worked well to play, even if my gaming partner decided after some plays that this would never be among her favourites.
 
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6. Board Game: Keyflower [Average Rating:7.89 Overall Rank:42]
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Ahhhh, Keyflower. Pretty much all of my two player games of this have been in bed, and they were all very enjoyable.

Then again, neither of us played really cutthroat, so you might stay away from this one if you tend to play like a mean devilish sociopath and value some harmony when in bed with your gaming partner.
 
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7. Board Game: Expedition Altiplano [Average Rating:6.11 Overall Rank:7401]
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Talking about cutthroat, this little take-that card game also worked nicely in bed, even if some games ended with one person not wanting to spend more time with the other person in bed afterwards.
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8. Board Game: Hive [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:205]
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Hive Pocket; gaming partner didn't get into the game, so it stayed at one play in bed, but it worked.
 
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9. Board Game: Saint Malo [Average Rating:6.48 Overall Rank:1787]
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Dice games like this one work really well in bed, it was one of our favourites. Even if you need to be extra careful with the legendarily problematic pens.
 
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10. Board Game: Bohnröschen [Average Rating:6.60 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.60 Unranked]
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We also played this one, somehow the long-ish meeples make it unattraktive to play in bed ...
 
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11. Board Game: Ascension: Return of the Fallen [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:552] [Average Rating:7.32 Unranked]
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This was a game she liked a lot and would demand quite often, although her love for it fell for some time after she lost badly :-( But it got back into her favour once she had forgotten why she didn't want to play it anymore :-)
 
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12. Board Game: Love Letter [Average Rating:7.28 Overall Rank:213]
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Played this in bed a lot - the bed is large enough for our children to join. I also played this a lot with my daughter when she was in the hospital (although hospital beds aren't the same as real ones).
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13. Board Game: Train of Thought [Average Rating:6.02 Overall Rank:5279]
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Lots of this as well - just put the sandtimer into the box lid.
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14. Board Game: Lost Legacy [Average Rating:6.50 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.50 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.50 Unranked]
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15. Board Game: Jaipur [Average Rating:7.53 Overall Rank:106]
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This one worked fine as well.
 
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16. Board Game: If Wishes Were Fishes! [Average Rating:6.51 Overall Rank:2074]
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Not the most convenient game to play on a bed, but it worked.
 
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17. Board Game: Burger Joint [Average Rating:6.06 Overall Rank:4625]
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Not ideal, but as the position of the scoring token can be re-calculated any time, no problem either.
 
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18. Board Game: Duck, Duck, Bruce [Average Rating:6.20 Overall Rank:3783]
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Played this a lot on the bed.
 
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19. Board Game: Red November [Average Rating:6.34 Overall Rank:1465]
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This went terribly when played in bed. We were playing the original, tiny edition with fiddly little pieces that rolled everywhere. I wouldn't recommend it.
 
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20. Board Game: Boggle [Average Rating:6.19 Overall Rank:1959]
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Many of my Boggle plays have been in bed. It works really well provided both players can see the tray equally.
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21. Board Game: Fun Dive [Average Rating:6.00 Unranked]
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We're both fans of this. blush
 
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22. Board Game: Guillotine [Average Rating:6.53 Overall Rank:1001]
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Can't even count how many times I've played this in bed...though it has been a while.

The line gets a little unwieldy sometimes.
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23. Board Game: Busen Memo [Average Rating:4.81 Overall Rank:15126]
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(It had to be done.)

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24. Board Game: Battle Line [Average Rating:7.42 Overall Rank:179]
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Works great, though you may need to lay the flag markers down. You'll probably need something wider than a single bed though.

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25. Board Game: Carcassonne: Hunters and Gatherers [Average Rating:7.14 Overall Rank:389]
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Even though this version of Carc is self contained, it is too sprawling and the tiles too easily become unaligned to work well in a bed.

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