5 Minute Dungeon

5 Minute Dungeon

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative game - work as a team to beat the clock as you play cards to defeat mini bosses and work your way up to the main boss.

5-Minute Mystery

5-Minute Mystery

Age: 8+ Players: 1-6 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative game - collect clues and catch the culprit within a certain time limit. The codex ups the cool factor considerably. Great game for both kids and adults!

5211 Azul

5211 Azul

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 8/10 The rules to the game are in the name. From a hand of 5 cards play 2, then 1, then 1 again. Collect the most points to win.

Acorn Soup

Acorn Soup

Age: 2+ Players: 2-3 Rating: 9/10 Use recipe cards and durable wooden pieces to make cute woodland recipes. Cooperative and fun.

Animal Upon Animal

Animal Upon Animal

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Dexterity stacking game with animals.

Ant Colony

Ant Colony

Age: 5+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative game. Place tiles to build a complete ant colony.

Aqualin

Aqualin

Age: 8+ Players: 2 Rating: 8/10 Place tiles on your coral reef board and try to create the largest schools of fish. Easy to learn, great replay value.

Astro Trash

Astro Trash

Age: 6+ Players: 3-5 Rating: 8/10 Speed version of LRC (Left Right Center) set in outer space.

Bang! The Dice Game

Bang! The Dice Game

Age: 8+ Players: 3-8 Rating: 10/10 Take out all your opponents with a gattling gun and restore your health with a beer. Standout western themed dice game.

Battle Sheep

Battle Sheep

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Battle to control the most pasture! Like chess or checkers, but with sheep.

Bears in Pairs

Bears in Pairs

Age: 2+ Players: 2 Rating: 8/10 Three different options of memory games to play with little bears in a house.

Bears vs Babies

Bears vs Babies

Age: 10+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 7/10 Build monsters to battle baby armies. From the makers of Exploding Kittens.

Beyond Baker Street

Beyond Baker Street

Age: 10+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Beat Sherlock to solve the case! You don't get to see the cards in your hand and must work together to give each other clues on which card to play.

Blank Slate

Blank Slate

Age: 8+ Players: 3-8 Rating: 9/10 Social game with one rule: fill in the blank.

Blokus

Blokus

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Great spacial game. Claim the most board space with tetris-like pieces.

Bloom

Bloom

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 8/10 Like Qwixx but a bit easier and with flowers. Roll dice, circle collections of flowers, and try to score the most points.

Blossoms

Blossoms

Age: 8+ Players: 2 Rating: 7/10 Grow and collect the largest flowers. Easy to learn and special power tokens make it strategic and fun!

Bold

Bold

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Each card you flip over must have at least one matching feature. How "bold" will you be while trying for more cards?

Bounce-Off Rock 'N' Rollz

Bounce-Off Rock 'N' Rollz

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Like darts but with balls.

Bring Your Own Book

Bring Your Own Book

Age: 14+ Players: 3+ Rating: 9/10 Hilarious social game. Bring along a book and look for quotes that best fit the prompt in this Apples to Apples spinoff.

Brix

Brix

Age: 7+ Players: 2 Rating: 8/10 Like Connect 4 2.0. Slightly more strategic, adds colors into game play, works well for both kids and adults.

Buggaloop

Buggaloop

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 Move your bugs across the board first. Watch out for the hexbug! Kids go crazy over this game.

Bugs in the Kitchen

Bugs in the Kitchen

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Try to trap the Hexbug on your side of the board as you create a maze for it to travel through.

Busytown Cars and Trucks

Busytown Cars and Trucks

Age: 3+ Players: 2+ Rating: 6/10 War but with a Busytown theme. Great for early number recognition and addition.

Busytown Eye Found It!

Busytown Eye Found It!

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Cooperative game. Eye spy feature is very fun. Get all the Busytown figures to the picnic before the pigs eat all the food!

Camel Up

Camel Up

Age: 8+ Players: 3-8 Rating: 10/10 Bet on camel racing in this award winning game. Strategic and fun!

Camp

Camp

Age: 4+ Players: 2-8 Rating: 9/10 Tiered level trivia questions with nature theme.

Candyland

Candyland

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Can't go wrong with this classic. Check out our fun suggestions for different ways to play the game.

Cards Against Humanity

Cards Against Humanity

Age: 17+ Players: 4+ Rating: 8/10 The original inappropriate social game and spinoff from Apples to Apples. Hugely popular.

Cat Crimes

Cat Crimes

Age: 8+ Players: 1 Rating: 10/10 Solve the logic puzzles in this cat themed whodunnit.

The Cat Game

The Cat Game

Age: 16+ Players: 3+ Rating: 6/10 Pictionary with cats

Catan Junior

Catan Junior

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Pirate themed Settlers of Catan. Preserves the general gameplay and feel of standard Settlers of Catan in a child friendly format.

Cat Stax

Cat Stax

Cat Stax Age: 10+ Players: 1 Rating: 8/10 You use kitty puzzle pieces for 48 challenge cards that range from easy to expert level.

Catch the Fox

Catch the Fox

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 Collect as many chickens as you can when the fox's pants fall down. Hilarious!

Cauldron Quest

Cauldron Quest

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 A cooperative game with wizards, potions, and secret elements.

Chutes and Ladders

Chutes and Ladders

Age: 3+ Players: 2-3 Rating: 6/10 Spin the spinner and then you go up the ladders and fall down the slides. Be the first to get to 100 to win.

Codenames

Codenames

Age:10+ Players: 4+ Rating: 10/10 Secret word game. Compete to be the first to guess the correct words on the grid from a single word clue and a number corresponding to how many spots the clue goes along with.

Codenames Duet

Codenames Duet

Age: 11+ Players: 2+ Rating: 10/10 Technically the two player version of Codenames but you can play with more people. This version is cooperative!

Codenames Marvel

Codenames Marvel

Age: 9+ Players: 4+ Rating: 8/10 Marvel themed Codenames

Coinhole

Coinhole

Age: 8+ Players: 2+ Rating: 5/10 Tabletop corn hole

Color Addict

Color Addict

Age: 7+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Kind of like speed Uno.

Colt Super Express

Colt Super Express

Age: 8+ Players: 3-7 Rating: 10/10 Be the last bandit standing as you plan out your moves in advance and strategically move around the train and try to shoot your opponents.

Counting Bears Math & Activity Set

Counting Bears Math & Activity Set

Age: 3+ Players: 1+ Rating: 8/10 Rubber bears with containers and large foam dice. Ideal for play and color recognition and math games.

Coup

Coup

Age: 13+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Intense strategy game requiring memory, deception, and a ruthless quest for ultimate power!

Cover Your Assets

Cover Your Assets

Age: 8+ Players: 4-6 Rating: 9/10 Protect your own assets, steal from other players, there are lots of ups and downs in this game as you aim for $1 million and victory!

Crazy Creatures of Dr. Gloom

Crazy Creatures of Dr. Gloom

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Play your crazy creature cards in sequential order and try to end with the fewest points.

The Crew The Quest for Planet Nine

The Crew The Quest for Planet Nine

Age: 10+ Players: 3-5 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative trick taking game with 50 missions. Fun and very challenging. Fantastic for those who love card games.

Crossing

Crossing

Age: 8+ Players: 3-6 Rating: 8/10 Pick your fairy character and collect the most jewels to win the game. Be strategic, you can steal from your opponents and they can steal from you!

Detective Charlie

Detective Charlie

Age: 7+ Players: 1-5 Rating: 8/10 Excellent cooperative whodunnit game. Be aware that there are only 6 cases. Easy to replay with new players but the culprit remains the same.

Dinosaur Escape Game

Dinosaur Escape Game

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative memory game. Match up the dinosaurs with their tokens before the volcano explodes!

Dinosaur Tea Party

Dinosaur Tea Party

Age: 7+ Players: 3-5 Rating: 9/10 Guess Who but with dinosaurs. Keep an eye on the dinosaurs with party quirks!

Dinosaurs: Mystic Islands

Dinosaurs: Mystic Islands

Age: 6+ Players: 1 Rating: 9/10 Single player game with a series of puzzle challenges. And dinosaurs!

Dos

Dos

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 UNO without most of the specialty cards plus a little math.

Disney Eye Found It!

Disney Eye Found It!

Age: 4+ Players: 1-6 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative game. 6 foot long board! Race to get to the end before the clock strikes midnight.

Enchanted Cupcake Party Game

Enchanted Cupcake Party Game

Age: 3+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 10/10 Draw cards and collect the pieces to make your cupcake recipes. Everyone loves cupcakes!

Disney Princess Magic Castle Game

Disney Princess Magic Castle Game

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Get your princess to the castle first.

Don't Break the Ice

Don't Break the Ice

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Don't be the one to make Philip the Penguin's ice block fall!

Dr. Eureka

Dr. Eureka

Age: 8+ Players: 1-4 Rating: 8/10 Dexterity and logic game. Race to be the first to match your beakers to the challenge card and then shout out "Eureka!"

Draftosaurus

Draftosaurus

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 10/10 Draft or select dinosaurs in order to create the highest scoring zoo. Great game for both kids and adults.

Dragomino

Dragomino

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 My First Kingdomino. Has a dragon theme, match dominoes and collect the most baby dragons to win!

Dragon's Breath

Dragon's Breath

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Collect the sparkling gems! Ideal for 3-4 year olds who can practice some critical thinking predicting which gems will fall each round. Also good for fine motor skills.

Dragonrealm

Dragonrealm

Age: 10+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 The more strategic and adult level follow-up to Dragonwood. Compete to collect treasure at magical locations and watch out for goblins!

Dragonwood

Dragonwood

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Collect cards and roll dice in order to capture the most magical creatures and win the game!

Draw 4 Dig for Dinos!

Draw 4 Dig for Dinos!

Age: 5+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Complete dino fossil sets. A fun mix of strategy and luck.

Eight-Minute Empire

Eight-Minute Empire

Age: 13+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Risk with a little more strategy in lot less time.

Eight-Minute Empire Legends

Eight-Minute Empire Legends

Age: 13+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Risk with a little more strategy in lot less time. This version is slightly more advanced than the original and includes special abilities.

Enchanted Forest

Enchanted Forest

Age: 4+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Fairytale themed memory game.

Escape From the Hidden Castle

Escape From the Hidden Castle

Age: 7+ Players: 2-8 Rating: 5/10 Two games in one. Escape from the Phantom! The original version gets an 8/10, very fun social game.

Exploding Kittens

Exploding Kittens

Age: 7+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Sounds more inappropriate than it is. A hilarious and fun card game. Defuse the exploding kitten cards in order to win.

Fairy Trails

Fairy Trails

Age: 8+ Players: 2 Rating: 8/10 Lay down tiles and compete to complete your paths in the forest and be the first to place all of your fairy or gnome houses.

Family Charades

Family Charades

Age: 5+ Players: 3+ Rating: 9/10 Charades and reverse charades cards (group acts out while one person guesses) that are geared for kids. Guaranteed laugh out loud fun for the whole family.

Feed the Woozle

Feed the Woozle

Age: 3+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 7/10 Cooperative party game for kids. Work together to feed the Woozle the crazy foods it likes to eat. Opportunities to scale the game to ability levels of older and younger kids.

The Floor is Lava

The Floor is Lava

Age: 5+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Great alternative to Twister. Get to the correct colored foam tile and don't fall in the lava!

Fuse

Fuse

Age: 13+ Players: 1-5 Rating: 9/10 Cooperative game, very challenging. Roll your dice and defuse a series of bomb cards as you race the clock!

The Game

The Game

Age: 8+ Players: 1-5 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative strategy game from the makers of The Mind. Work together to play all 98 cards in ascending or descending order.

The Game of Life Junior

The Game of Life Junior

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Be the first to collect 10 stars as you travel around the board and have experiences.

The Game of Things

The Game of Things

Age: 14+ Players: 4+ Rating: 9/10 Creative social game. Write your own answers to prompts and guess who wrote what. Can be as appropriate or inappropriate as the people you're playing with.

The Game Quick & Easy

The Game Quick & Easy

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative game. Work together to play cards in ascending and descending piles with a special color rule. It is indeed quicker and easier than The Game.

Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters

Ghost Fightin' Treasure Hunters

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Work as a team to battle ghosts and get the treasure!

Gigamons

Gigamons

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Memory combined with fun creatures with super powers.

Go Away Monster!

Go Away Monster!

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Fill your bedroom with its missing items and toss any monsters you find into the monster pit while shouting, "Go Away Monster!"

Gobblet Gobblers

Gobblet Gobblers

Age: 5+ Players: 2 Rating: 8/10 Tic Tac Toe but with pieces that can gobble each other up. A great early strategy game for younger kids.

Goat Slingers

Goat Slingers

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Take turns catapulting goats onto the mountain!

Gravity Maze

Gravity Maze

Age: 8+ Players: 1 Rating: 9/10 Single player game with a series of challenges. A logic puzzle version of marble run.

Great States

Great States

Age: 7+ Players: 1-6 Rating: 9/10 A seek and find learning game rather than a traditional trivia game. A fun way to learn about U.S. geography!

Guess Who?

Guess Who?

Age: 6+ Players: 2 Rating: 7/10 A classic. Be the first to guess your opponent's person.

Hanabi

Hanabi

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Work together to play cards in sequence - without ever seeing your own hand of cards.

Happy Bunny

Happy Bunny

Age: 3+ Players: 1-4 Rating: 9/10 Cooperative and quick with a color coded board like Candyland. Collect more carrots than the farmer.

Hatchimals Eggventure Game

Hatchimals Eggventure Game

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 A memory matching game with cute Hatchimal figurines.

Hedbanz

Hedbanz

Age: 7+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 New version has hilarious filters like Snapchat! Ups the fun factor considerably as you guess what picture is on your headband.

Hengist

Hengist

Age: 7+ Players: 2 Rating: 6/10 It's like Ticket to Ride meets Viking raider attack. Game mechanics are a bit uneven.

Here to Slay

Here to Slay

Age: 10+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Play hero cards, slay monsters, and take out your opponents along the way.

Hisss

Hisss

Age: 4+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Collect the most colorful snake tiles to win.

Hive

Hive

Age: 9+ Players: 2 Rating: 9/10 Like chess but with tile insect pieces, each with their own specific moves. Be first to surround the other player's Queen Bee to win. Excellent travel and outdoor game.

Hoot Owl Hoot!

Hoot Owl Hoot!

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative game. Instant classic. Work together to get the owls back to their nest before the sun comes up.

Hungry Hungry Hippos

Hungry Hungry Hippos

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 A classic. Have your hippo eat the most marbles and win the game!

Joking Hazard

Joking Hazard

Age: 17+ Players: 3+ Rating: 6/10 Cartoon version of Cards Against Humanity.

Jumanji

Jumanji

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Ah the nostalgia. Escape from the jungle and be the first to shout "Jumanji!"

Karuba The Card Game

Karuba The Card Game

Age: 8+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Create a treasure island and collect the most points while creating paths to connect your explorers to their temple treasures.

Kerplunk Sloths Game

Kerplunk Sloths Game

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Sloth themed Kerplunk. It's very nice to have a non marble version of this game.

Kinder Perfect

Kinder Perfect

Age: 17+ Players: 3+ Rating: 8/10 Parent version of Cards Against Humanity.

Kingdomino

Kingdomino

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Create the highest scoring kingdom with landscape themed domino pieces.

Kingdomino Duel

Kingdomino Duel

Age: 8+ Players: 2 Rating: 9/10 Kingdomino fans will love this dice themed two player twist on the original. You can roll for special abilities as you create your domino kingdom.

King's Gold

King's Gold

Age: 8+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Roll dice and strategically collect the most gold in order to win.

Klask

Klask

Age: 8+ Players: 2 Rating: 10/10 Coffee table sized magnetic air hockey with a few extra elements.

Knit Wit

Knit Wit

Age: 8+ Players: 2-8 Rating: 7/10 Social word game. Lots of Venn diagrams.

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Be the first to collect your treasures in this game where you get to control the shifting labyrinth.

Last Defense

Last Defense

Age: 8+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative timed game. Gather the correct tools to clear the rubble, save the scientists, and save the city from invading monsters!

Latice Hawaii

Latice Hawaii

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Uno meets Scrabble. Great family game.

Let's Go Fishin'

Let's Go Fishin'

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Use a little plastic fishing rod in order to catch the most fish as they move around the board.

L.O.L. Surprise! 7 Layers of Fun!

L.O.L. Surprise! 7 Layers of Fun!

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 Be the first to make a complete L.O.L doll! Make a few easy adjustments to the rules and this is a good choice for the L.O.L. fan in your life.

Loopin' Chewie

Loopin' Chewie

Age: 4+ Players: 3 Rating: 8/10 Flip up Chewie and protect your tokens while trying to have him hit and eliminate your opponents. Fun play date game.

Lost Cities

Lost Cities

Age: 10+ Players: 2 Rating: 10/10 Play cards in sequence to complete expeditions. Simple concept but excellent strategy is required.

Love Letter

Love Letter

Age: 10+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 10/10 Compact game with intrigue and a bit of luck. Be the last person standing or end with the highest card. Standout game.

Lucky Ducks

Lucky Ducks

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 First memory game - pick the ducks with the correct shape on the bottom as they move around the pond.

The Magic Labyrinth

The Magic Labyrinth

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Navigate the secret labyrinth to collect magic tokens. Easy to adapt to different skill levels.

Magic Maze

Magic Maze

Age: 8+ Players: 1-8 Rating: 9/10 Cooperative game with no talking! Help the heroes find their magical objects and escape before the time runs out.

Match-O-Rama

Match-O-Rama

Age: 8+ Players: 4-8 Rating: 9/10 Social game. Basically like Family Feud with the group you're playing with.

Mermaid Island

Mermaid Island

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 Cooperative game. The mermaids are in a race with the sea witch to their island.

The Mind

The Mind

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative game. Stare into each other's eyes and play cards in sequence with no communication.

Monkey Around

Monkey Around

Age: 2+ Players: 2-8 Rating: 9/10 Flip a card and do 5 fun monkey activities to complete this cooperative and fun toddler game.

Monopoly Deal

Monopoly Deal

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 10/10 Faster, more strategic version of Monopoly.

Monster My Neighbor

Monster My Neighbor

Ages: 7+ Players: 3-8 Rating: 10/10 Strategic social card game - uncover the monster in your midst!

Mouse Trap

Mouse Trap

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 The most famous Rube Goldberg device of all time!

My First Carcassonne

My First Carcassonne

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Intro to Carcassonne. Complete roads and place all your pawns first. Simple, durable, fun!

My First Grab It! Animal Match

My First Grab It! Animal Match

Age: 2+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Zingo for younger kids. Great for early matching skills and kids love the animal dispenser gadget.

Nibble Munch Crunch

Nibble Munch Crunch

Age: 2+ Players: 1-5 Rating: 9/10 Part of the Haba My First Games series. Multiple game options with actual real rules that you can play with a toddler. Educational and fun!

No Thanks!

No Thanks!

Age: 8+ Players: 3-7 Rating: 9/10 Try to score the lowest hand as you either pick up a card or say "No Thanks!"

Ohanami

Ohanami

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Draft cards and play them in sequence. Create the most beautiful garden and score the most points.

One Key

One Key

Age: 8+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative game. Using picture clues, figure out which of the 11 picture cards in front of you is the one key.

One Night Ultimate Werewolf

One Night Ultimate Werewolf

Age: 8+ Players: 3-10 Rating: 8/10 There are many different roles to play in this quick, social game as your group tries to determine who the werewolves are hiding in your midst.

OranguTwang

OranguTwang

Age: 4+ Players: 2+ Rating: 9/10 Kind of like Jenga, but with an orangutan that springs up when he's overloaded with items.

Outfoxed!

Outfoxed!

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative game. Simple version of Clue. So much fun!

Pancake Pile-Up

Pancake Pile-Up

Age: 4+ Players: 2-12 Rating: 7/10 As long as you have only kids playing this it's a good time. Great party game.

Pandemic Rapid Response_edited

Pandemic Rapid Response_edited

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating 8/10 Strategic and intense. A speed version of the game Pandemic where you take an airplane to deliver supplies to cities experiencing disasters.

Pass the Pigs Big Pigs Edition

Pass the Pigs Big Pigs Edition

Ages: 7+ Players: 2+ Rating: 8/10 Roll the pigs and try to score 100 points first! Great for a yard game.

Patchwork Doodle

Patchwork Doodle

Age: 8+ Players: 1-6+ Rating: 8/10 Group Patchwork plus a little art. Doodle your patches onto a grid and try to make the most complete quilt. Great choice for a relaxed game night.

Patchwork Express

Patchwork Express

Age: 6+ Players: 2 Rating: 9/10 Great quilting themed strategy game in a more simple form for a 10 minute version of the original game.

Pengoloo

Pengoloo

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8-10 Find and collect the colored penguin eggs! A fun twist on traditional memory games.

Pete the Cat The Missing Cupcakes Game

Pete the Cat The Missing Cupcakes Game

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 5/10 Cute activities for a preschooler instead of an actual game.

Pie Face!

Pie Face!

Age: 5+ Players: 2+ Rating: 8/10 Kids lose their minds over this game. It's certainly unique and hilarious to play with a group.

Pling Pong

Pling Pong

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 Your non alcoholic, more strategic, all ages version of beer pong.

Qwixx

Qwixx

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 10/10 Carefully choose the best dice combinations to fill in your rows and get the most points. Great family dice game.

Race to the Treasure

Race to the Treasure

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Cooperative game with a grid format. Watch out for the ogre!

Rainbow Knights

Rainbow Knights

Age: 10+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 6/10 Speed game with rainbow theme. Create the longest rainbow path to win.

Rat-A-Tat Cat

Rat-A-Tat Cat

Age: 6+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Compact, fun game that's a mix of memory and luck and is good for mixed ages.

Rat-a-tat Roll

Rat-a-tat Roll

Age: 6+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 A more strategic and complex version of Rat-A-Tat Cat.

Red7

Red7

Age: 9+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Change the rules to edge out your opponents and make your palette of cards win.

Reverse Charades

Reverse Charades

Age: 6+ Players: 4+ Rating: 9/10 One player guesses while the rest of their team acts out the words.

Rhino Hero Super Battle

Rhino Hero Super Battle

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Card stacking in an easy to play but competitive game form.

Risk Junior

Risk Junior

Age: 5+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 6/10 Battle to collect the most islands and collect treasure. The ships launch the dice.

Rock Paper Scissors War!

Rock Paper Scissors War!

Age: 5+ Players: 2-3 Rating: 8/10 Combination of the two classic games in the title. Surprisingly fun to play.

Roll for it!

Roll for it!

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Roll your dice and compete to collect cards. Great family dice game.

Roller Coaster Challenge

Roller Coaster Challenge

Age: 6+ Players: 1 Rating: 8/10 Single player game with a series of puzzle type challenges. Excellent for your budding engineer.

Rollers Deluxe

Rollers Deluxe

Age: 8+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Roll your dice and be the first to fill your board or win points by stealing chips from your opponents.

Rory's Story Cubes

Rory's Story Cubes

Age: 6+ Players: 2+ Rating: 10/10 9 dice, 54 images, over 10 million unique combinations. Roll the dice, tell a story.

Santorini

Santorini

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Ideal for the chess fanatic in your life.

Scooby Doo Fright at the Fun Park

Scooby Doo Fright at the Fun Park

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 9/10 Simple, fun, Clue type game. Who doesn't like a secret decoder?

Sequence for Kids

Sequence for Kids

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Connect 5 with matching animal cards. Great prep for the adult version.

Set

Set

Age: 6+ Players: 1+ Rating: 9/10 Everything must match or nothing must match. A great speed game for the entire family.

Shadows in the Forest

Shadows in the Forest

Age: 8+ Players: 2-7 Rating: 9/10 A game you play in the dark! Hide and seek strategy game.

Silly Street

Silly Street

Age: 4+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Fun way to practice preschool skills.

Silver & Gold

Silver & Gold

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Fill out treasure cards with tetris-like shapes and collect gold and palm tree bonuses to earn the most points and win the game!

Sky Magic

Sky Magic

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Basically cooperative Candyland for older kids. More of a pleasant experience than a strategy game.

Slamwich

Slamwich

Age: 6+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Speed game with a cute theme.

Slap it!

Slap it!

Age: 7+ Players: 2-8 Rating: 8/10 Speed game! Roll the dice, figure out which monster is going through the portal, and be first to slap it.

Sleeping Queens

Sleeping Queens

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 9/10 Compete to collect queen cards while playing an assortment of specialty cards like sleeping potions, knights, dragons, and jesters.

The Sneaky, Snacky, Squirrel Game

The Sneaky, Snacky, Squirrel Game

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Like trivial pursuit without the trivia. Squirrel tweezers are great for fine motor skills.

The Sock Game

The Sock Game

Age: 8+ Players: 2-10 Rating: 7/10 Speed game to find items in the socks.

Splendor

Splendor

Age: 10+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Strategy game. Our current favorite for an adult game night.

Spot it! Alphabet

Spot it! Alphabet

Age: 3+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Quick, easy, educational. Every house should have a Spot it! game.

Spot it Jr.! Animals

Spot it Jr.! Animals

Age: 4+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Pick your version of Spot it! and get one, every family with small children should have one.

Star Realms

Star Realms

Age: 12+ Players: 2 Rating: 10/10 Deckbuilding game set in outer space. Build your fleet and take out your opponent!

Stone Soup

Stone Soup

Age: 5+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 Cooperative game that makes traditional memory game play a lot more interesting and fun.

Super Kitty Bug Slap

Super Kitty Bug Slap

Age: 6+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 8/10 Speed game from the makers of Munchkin. A great choice for an elementary aged child.

Super Mario Power Up Card Game

Super Mario Power Up Card Game

Age: 8+ Players: 3-8 Rating: 8/10 Fun, Mario themed card game with a nice mix of luck and strategy.

Sushi Go!

Sushi Go!

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 8/10 Select cards to create the sushi hand that is worth the most points.

Sushi Roll

Sushi Roll

Age: 8+ Players: 2-5 Rating: 8/10 Select dice to create the sushi hand that is worth the most points.

Suspend

Suspend

Age: 8+ Players: 1-4 Rating: 7/10 Dexterity game. Build an impressive structure without it all falling down.

Taco Cat Goat Cheese Pizza

Taco Cat Goat Cheese Pizza

Age: 8+ Players: 3-8 Rating: 8/10 Speed game ideal for larger groups. Say each word of the name of the game and slap when the word matches the picture.

Tacocat Spelled Backwards

Tacocat Spelled Backwards

Age: 7+ Players: 2 Rating: 9/10 Strategically battle your opponent in order to have the lowest card at the end of each round. Easy to learn with great replay value.

Telestrations Upside Down

Telestrations Upside Down

Age: 12+ Players: 4-12 Rating: 7/10 The person who knows the word or phrase has to move the board under the pen of a teammate. Tricky twist on social drawing game.

Throw Throw Burrito

Throw Throw Burrito

Age: 7+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 The classic game Spoons meets dodgeball.

Ticket to Ride First Journey

Ticket to Ride First Journey

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Be the first to complete 5 train routes. All the fun of traditional Ticket to Ride in a child friendly format.

Ticket to Ride First Journey Europe

Ticket to Ride First Journey Europe

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 All the fun of traditional Ticket to Ride in a child friendly format. Europe version has 21 cities vs 19 cities in original.

Trash Pandas

Trash Pandas

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 8/10 Push your luck, stash your cards, and earn the most points to win. Perfect mix of luck and strategy for a family game.

Tsuro

Tsuro

Age: 8+ Players: 2-8 Rating: 9/10 Create and follow your path while being careful to not fall off the edge of the board or collide with another player.

Uno Moo

Uno Moo

Age: 3+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Uno for preschoolers. You use little plastic figures instead of cards.

Wendigo

Wendigo

Age: 6+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 8/10 A camp themed memory game.

Werewords

Werewords

Age: 8+ Players: 4-10 Rating: 10/10 Word guessing game with secret roles, strategy, and deception!

Where's Bear?

Where's Bear?

Age: 2+ Players: 2+ Rating: 9/10 More of an experience than a traditional game. Fun, guided activities like stacking blocks and hiding the bear under boxes.

Woodpecker Feeding Game

Woodpecker Feeding Game

Age: 2+ Players: 2-3 Rating: 8/10 Use the magnetic mommy woodpecker to feed magnetic worms to the baby bird in the tree.

WuzzIts

WuzzIts

Age: 6+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 7/10 Simple monster matching game

Yamslam

Yamslam

Ages: 8+ Players: 1-4 Rating: 10/10 More strategic, speedier version of Yahtzee with a twist.

Yeti in My Spaghetti

Yeti in My Spaghetti

Age: 4+ Players: 2+ Rating: 7/10 Like Jenga but for younger kids.

Zingo! Word Builder

Zingo! Word Builder

Age: 5+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 9/10 Speed bingo. There are multiple versions - you can pick pictures, numbers, or word builder. This version is our favorite.

Zombie Kidz Evolution

Zombie Kidz Evolution

Age: 7+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative zombie fighting game. You get to open secret envelopes as you play which add powers and new elements to the game.

Zombie Shamble

Zombie Shamble

Age: 8+ Players: 2-6 Rating: 5/10 Zombie foot race. Be the first to travel 25 steps.

Zombie Teenz Evolution

Zombie Teenz Evolution

Age: 8+ Players: 2-4 Rating: 10/10 Cooperative game. Work together to create a cure for the zombies! Secret envelopes add new elements as you play, fantastic follow-up to Zombie Kidz Evolution.

Zoo Run

Zoo Run

Age: 4+ Players: 1-5 Rating: 9/10 Two games in one! Escape from the Zoo is cooperative and The Race of the Year is competitive. Both are cute and easy to play.