24 results for "board games and tabletop games by user rating"

Imagine

More than one thousand items from all walks of life can be guessed through the use of 61 transparent cards in Imagine, whether they're placed next to one another or superimposed. Almost everything in the world can be represented by a simplified conce...

3 - 8

players

15 - 30

minutes

12+

ages

BANG! The Dice Game

In the U.S. wild west, the eternal battle between the law and the outlaws keeps heating up. Suddenly, a rain of arrows darken the sky: It's an Indian attack! Are you bold enough to keep up with the Indians? Do you have the courage to challenge your f...

3 - 8

players

15 - 15

minutes

8+

ages

Greed Incorporated

"Twenty million, twenty-one million, twenty-two million... hey! Where’s the rest of my bonus?" The CEO’s voice does not match his elegant, tailor-made suit. "But sir..." the accountant protests, "you have bankrupt...

3 - 5

players

180 - 180

minutes

14+

ages

Walnut Grove

Walnut Grove is a cross between jigsaw puzzles and worker placement, with the players as farmers who find their plots merging into a single landscape as time passes and their holdings grow. Come fall they must head to the city with their goods as win...

1 - 4

players

30 - 60

minutes

10+

ages

Triassic Terror

Starting with just one herd in the swamp in Triassic Terror, players must establish new herds and grow them into larger herds, which will then migrate across the four pre-historic landscapes present, competing for the best habitats. This primaeval wo...

2 - 6

players

90 - 120

minutes

14+

ages

Canterbury

Toward the end of the 6th century A.D., King Ethelbert of Kent established the old Roman city of Canterbury as his new capital. In Canterbury, 2 to 4 players represent Saxon Lords who are charged with building the city into a prosperous capital. The ...

2 - 4

players

90 - 90

minutes

10+

ages

Ricochet Robots

Ricochet Robots is less of a game and more of a puzzle, which explains why there's such an odd number of solutions possible. There's a four-piece modular board that forms a large room with walls spread around the board. There are also color-coded tar...

1 - 99

players

30 - 30

minutes

10+

ages

Helvetia

The cover and name might have you thinking trivia game, but Matthias Cramer has something else in mind for you in Helvetia. You and your fellow players run small but busy mountain villages in the Swiss Alps where you work, build and trade. B...

2 - 4

players

90 - 90

minutes

12+

ages

Cottage Garden

In Cottage Garden, you compete in the art of gardening and are working two beds with a variety of flowers. Whenever no unplanted box is visible on a bed, you have completed it, then you count your points and replace it with a fresh, unplanted bed. Yo...

1 - 4

players

45 - 60

minutes

8+

ages

Founding Fathers

Newest game from the pair that made 1960: The Making of the President. The goal here is to be the founding father with the most renown at the end of the game, which consists of the making of the US constitution. Each round, an article of the...

3 - 5

players

90 - 90

minutes

13+

ages

Order of the Gilded Compass

Order of the Gilded Compass is a dice assignment game for 2-5 players. In this game, each player takes on the role of a treasure hunter seeking invitation to join the most prestigious of archaeological secret societies. Players scour the globe to une...

2 - 5

players

30 - 60

minutes

10+

ages

NMBR 9

Numbers aren't worth anything in NMBR 9 unless they're off the ground floor and looking down from above. The game includes twenty cards numbered 0-9 twice and eighty tiles numbered 0-9; each number tile is composed of squares in some arrange...

1 - 4

players

20 - 20

minutes

8+

ages

Axis & Allies Naval Miniatures: War at Sea

The Axis & Allies Naval Miniatures game. The base set includes 64 authentically detailed miniatures. The Hasbro Web site describes the game as "Fast-paced and action-packed, this exciting, new miniatures game will let players recreate hi...

2

players

60 - 60

minutes

12+

ages

Chaosmos

The universe is about to collapse, and your final hope lies in an ancient mysterious artifact, the Ovoid. Whoever controls this "cosmic egg" can shape the birthing of the next universe according to their own agenda. Players are secret agent...

2 - 4

players

60 - 90

minutes

12+

ages

Medieval Academy

"Squires, welcome to Medieval Academy, the place where you'll be trained to become a knight. You'll have to master the arts of Jousts and Tournaments, complete dangerous Quests, and polish your Education. You'll also have to serve the king, and ...

2 - 5

players

30 - 30

minutes

8+

ages

The Scepter of Zavandor

The Scepter of Zavandor is about magic and power. Players represent young magicians who have gained possession of old magic knowledge, and with it they attempt to achieve the powerful position of archmage, symbolized by the Scepter of Zavandor. ...

2 - 6

players

90 - 90

minutes

10+

ages

Carrom

Carrom is most easily described as "finger pool". On a 29" x 29" wooden board, players flick a large weighted disc (the striker) at smaller wooden discs (the carrom-men). The goal is to sink your 9 carrom-men (black or white), as ...

2 - 4

players

60 - 60

minutes

6+

ages

1835

This 18xx game takes the basic mechanics from Tresham's 1829 and adds several new elements. Players seek to make the most money by buying and selling stock in various rail companies located on a German map. The board itself is actually a fairly abst...

3 - 7

players

360 - 360

minutes

16+

ages

Ace of Aces: Handy Rotary Series

Ace of Aces is an innovative 1-on-1 combat game that simulates a dogfight between WWI aircraft. Each player has a book with pictures of what they see out the cockpit of their airplane. Each player selects a maneuver (bank left, barrel roll, etc.) and...

2

players

20 - 20

minutes

10+

ages

Elder Sign

Game description from the publisher: It is 1926, and the museum's extensive collection of exotic curios and occult artifacts poses a threat to the barriers between our world and the elder evils lurking between dimensions. Gates to the beyond...

1 - 8

players

90 - 90

minutes

13+

ages

Aquaretto

In Aquaretto, the players are managing the planning and selection of animals for their water themed zoo, in the hope of acquiring the most victory points. The players can expand the size of their water park and victory points can be earned in a numbe...

2 - 5

players

45 - 45

minutes

10+

ages

Mutant Chronicles: Siege of the Citadel

Precursor of the Mutant Chronicles miniatures Game and a kissing cousin of Heroquest stands Mutant Chronicles: The Siege of the Citadel Setting: In Mutant Chronicles, players control one of five corporations: Imperial, Cybertronic, Mishima, ...

2 - 5

players

120 - 120

minutes

10+

ages

China

China is an abstracted game of political influence in China. Players use cards to place pieces (Houses or Emissaries) into the nine regions on the board. When all house spaces in a region are filled (or at the end of the game), players score for majo...

3 - 5

players

45 - 45

minutes

12+

ages

Manila

Barges, freight and profits are what it's all about in Manila, a speculative contest for 3-5 players. Goods shipments, intended for transport along sea routes, are in danger of gathering dust in the warehouses or being lost at sea in a storm. While t...

3 - 5

players

60 - 60

minutes

10+

ages