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The Best Dexterity Games (or 60 dexterity games that are better than Jenga)
Tony Ackroyd
United Kingdom
Brighton
E Sussex
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On my last "The Best" list I asked what the next one should be and Dexterity Games got by far the most votes, so here it is...

These are the best Dexterity games I could find on BGG. I have also included some of the most popular games that the average man in the street would think is a dexterity game to see how they fare. In this category I would include Operation, Jenga and Rebound (because I was a demon at it as a kid!). These three games come bottom out of the 60 games I added to the list!
Feel free to add if you think I have missed a great dexterity game

I've added some useful information on game: best number of players, how popular they are (number of plays) and whether they are Free. I've also included a comment (or two) from a fan of the game.

The games are sorted by BGG Ranking.

Other lists in this series:
The Best Space Games
The Best Co-operative Games
The Best Alternatives to "Risk"
The Best Party Games

And my full reference geeklist for choosing games:
The Which Game to Play/Buy Metalist
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76. Board Game: Table Croquet [Average Rating:6.25 Unranked]
George Husted
United States
East Hartford
Connecticut
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What is not to love? This game is croquet that you can play on your table. We use a green towel for the field and the action is smooth. It takes careful aim and just the right amount of force. I especially love to rocket someone's ball to the other end of the table!laugh
 
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77. Board Game: Dart Gun Desperados [Average Rating:8.06 Unranked]
Stephen Avery
United States
Suwanee
Georgia
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Send your bandits out into the desert for loot and try to get them back to the hideout before they get (dart)gunned down.
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78. Board Game: Ferret [Average Rating:8.00 Unranked]
Simon Taylor
Australia
Live in Perth, Australia
Born and bred in Britain
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Particularly good as a two- or three-player game, but plays up to about 8, room permitting.

Players must take turns to hit the Ferret, but can additionally aim to block or or attack their opponents.

Only requires the coins in your wallet and a flat surface to play which makes it really portable
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