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City of the Big Shoulders (2019)
Manage companies, invest in stocks and optimize delivery of goods in 1870's Chicago.
Thwart the plans of your scurvy “comrades-in-arms”. The most cunning pirate wins.
Dazzle the London crowds as you write, cast and stage your play in one glorious week.
Plan your strategy to control central Europe, but don't forget to feed your armies!
Thurn and Taxis (2006)
Seek help from postal officials to build your delivery routes across Bavaria.
The Republic of Rome (1990)
Politicians cooperate and compete over personal and Ancient Roman glory.
Crusaders: Thy Will Be Done (2018)
Convert the locals, build churches & banks and spread the influence of your order.
Broom Service (2015)
Collect ingredients and deliver valuable potions by outguessing your opponents.
Impress the Moon Priestess by sending novices to Holy Isles surrounding the Temple.
Only Friday can help Robinson Crusoe survive the hazards of this deserted island.
Use towers, minions, and heroes to help your faction claim an island in the sky.
Use letter cards to build words that let you buy more powerful letters and score.
1989: Dawn of Freedom (2012)
A game of political struggle as the Soviet Empire begins to show cracks.
Cooper Island (2019)
Develop your peninsula and sail as far as you can around the island.
Valeria: Card Kingdoms (2016)
Use magic, money, and might to recruit citizens, defeat monsters, and conquer lands.
Hire workers and influence aristocrats to build prestigious buildings!
Defeat an ancient evil protecting and feeding on a thunderstone.
A Game of Thrones (2003)
Make alliances—and break them!—as you strive to both unite and conquer Westeros.
Compete with other architects to build the city using dwarves, elves and gnomes.
Your colony of ants lay pheromones to control the land while building your anthill!
Puzzle your way to victory through clever positioning to dominate the galaxy.
Lead a band of trolls to excavate their mountain home, erecting statues for glory.
Build ships that best match your objectives and send them on test runs for points.
Buy the right mix of cards to build track to and lay stations in the biggest cities.
Control guilds, spread influence and feud with other nobles in this medieval sandbox.
It's survival of the fittest as you compete to become the dominant species!
Play various roles as you build your city and hinder your opponents.
A political conflict of WW2 cooperation and competition.
The Oracle of Delphi (2016)
Navigate the Aegean as you race to complete 12 quests to impress Zeus.
Virgin Queen (2012)
Multiplayer European conflict during the CounterReformation of the late 16thC.
Race to build temples and towers or tribal supremacy on an active volcanic island.
An economic strategy game set in the world of fashion.
Through the Desert (1998)
Pretty pastel camels belie the intensity of this tight area-control classic.
A brutal bidding war cloaked by light theme of Renaissance trading.
Compete to build the most valuable picturesque walled city in 13th-century Granada.
Work out hieroglyphs and clues before this ancient pyramid becomes your tomb.
Use pre-programmed movement cards to race your robot around a hazardous factory.
In pre-revolution Cuba, produce and ship goods, and influence the Parliament to help.
The Estates (2018)
Bid and build a new urban development in the city, but will your investments pay off?
Hide your force and your intentions from the opponent as light faces off against dark
New Frontiers (2018)
Select an action for all that gives you the edge in building the best space empire.
Coal Baron (2013)
Dig mines from your elevator shaft and bring up coal to complete contracts.
Super Motherload (2015)
Collaboratively control a mining robot on Mars to be first to reach precious gems.
Specter Ops (2015)
Hide or hunt in this tactical game of cat and mouse!
Manage your shipping company to cargo-carrying success.
Vegas Showdown (2005)
Bid on tiles to build the best casino in all of Las Vegas.
Century: A New World (2019)
Place workers to find and upgrade resources as the expedition reaches distant shores.
Build towers and populate them with your knights to make it big in the Middle Ages.
The Networks (2016)
TV executives compete for stars, shows, and ads to ensure their network is #1.
Sail through this beautiful archipelago, build vast palaces, and hire specialists.
World Without End (2009)
A board game based on the novel by Ken Follett, a sequel to The Pillars of the Earth.
Build the old Aztec city of Tenochtitlan with flowing canals and beautiful temples.
CO₂: Second Chance (2018)
Work together to create green energy sources to reduce the global carbon footprint.
Star Trek: Fleet Captains (2011)
Federation and Klingon fleets complete missions throughout the galaxy for dominance.
Clans scheme and plan to complete missions in the city of Yedo.
Steampunk Rally (2015)
Race in wacky contraptions as a variety of history’s greatest inventors.
Dogs of War (2014)
Worker Placement meets Tug of War as you influence multiple battles, also hats.
Vasco da Gama (2009)
Plan your day in a non-linear manner to launch ships but beware of changing tides!
Explore and settle alternate-history 1930s Australia as Cthulhu awakes.
Fight with ferocious accuracy as the Elves or icy brutality as the Tundra Orcs.
Century: Eastern Wonders (2018)
Explore the high seas to establish new spice trading networks among the islands.
Whitehall Mystery (2017)
Work together to chase a hidden killer through the foggy streets of Victorian London.
Black Angel (2019)
Guide the Black Angel on an intergalactic voyage to find a new home for humanity.
Unmatched: Cobble & Fog (2020)
Heroes from Victorian-era literature join a skirmish to the death.
Cry Havoc (2016)
Asymmetric factions engage in epic struggle for land and crystal on an alien planet.
Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends (2013)
Place units in 2D shapes to summon powerful beings and claim a rotating set of goals.
Crystal Palace (2019)
Show off your wild inventions at the first World's Fair in London 1851.
Brew Crafters (2013)
Craft beers in the hopes of being the best brewery in the city.
Fight with siege warfare as the Dwarves or overwhelming swarm tactics as the Goblins.
Caverna: Cave vs Cave (2017)
Excavate, dig and mine your way to victory in this 2 player version of the original.
USA and USSR seek world domination - but too much aggression triggers nuclear war.
Take dice from the tower to stock souks with goods and manipulate the camel train.
Tribune: Primus Inter Pares (2007)
Fight for control over the ruling factions of Rome in this game of intrigue!
Smash Up: Awesome Level 9000 (2013)
Now you can fight with killer plants, ghosts, steampunk, and bear cavalry!
Tinners' Trail (2008)
Will you make a fortune mining tin and copper in 19th Century Cornwall?
Develop your civilization through balancing between time and wealth consumption.
Pandemic: Rising Tide (2017)
Build dikes and pumps to protect the Netherlands from flooding by the North Sea.
Eminent Domain (2011)
Survey planets, trade resources, and gain tech as your deck learns and grows.
Collect and trade resources to build up the island of Catan in this modern classic.
Air, Land, & Sea (2018)
Submit orders on three fronts to outwit and outmatch your military opponent.
Age of Industry (2010)
Use your ever-growing family to influence civil, religious, and military power.
Fleet: The Dice Game (2018)
Deploy your fleet of fishing boats while developing your bustling harbor.
Heroes of Land, Air & Sea (2018)
An epic battle for dominance across the mythical land of Aughmoore.
Mr. Jack (2006)
The investigator tries to eliminate suspects while Jack tries to escape and hide.
Draft cute medieval villagers to complete production chains & earn gold!
Place your apocalypse team to secure items, events, & resources then build a base.
Crown of Emara (2018)
Win the crown and succeed the King of Emara!
Ex Libris (2017)
Alphabetize your magical library while leveraging shifting location power-ups.
Civilization: A New Dawn (2017)
Build Wonders, expand across the map and develop your Empire.
Union Pacific (1999)
Reef Encounter (2004)
Polyps grow into corals and fight for control of the reefs.
Among the Stars (2012)
In a time of galactic peace, draft rooms to construct the best space station.
Kingdom Builder (2011)
Use special placement rules and variable scoring goals to build the best kingdom.
Discover the formula to the Philosopher's Stone as you become the greatest alchemist!
Shards of Infinity (2018)
Grow your Mastery and expand your armies. Unlock the potential hidden in your cards.
Homesteaders in the old west build a frontier settlement up into a town.
Carcassonne: The Castle (2003)
A two-player, tile playing, castle building battle.
Imperial Struggle (2020)
France and Britain clash globally over trade, influence and territory in the 1700s.
Compete to collect the riches of a long-lost, magical society.