It is sometimes hard to tell the difference between these two games.
Also in Caylus, you can make some meaningful choices beyond just gambling
I suppose this is pretty much the reason for Caylus
to be ranked as number 10, while Bondespelet will never receive any attention to the board gaming world?
Bondespelet is one of those games that have many poor Swedes drawing the conclusion that board gaming isn't anything for them. It has few or no meaningful choices, it's impossible to win if all the farms or mansions are taken, and it takes way to long time to finish.
And still it's sold in thousands of shops and supermarkets around the country. What a pity...