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Abstract Game Rankascending sort Thumbnail image Title Geek Rating Avg Rating Num Voters Shop
1 Board Game: Azul
Azul (2017)

Artfully embellish the walls of your palace by drafting the most beautiful tiles.

7.680 7.84 47228
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2 Board Game: YINSH
YINSH (2003)

Move rings over pieces to flip them, creating rows of five in your color.

7.557 7.69 7065
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3 Board Game: Patchwork
Patchwork (2014)

Piece together a quilt and leave no holes to become the button master.

7.546 7.67 42818
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4 Board Game: Azul: Summer Pavilion

You're an artisan working on creating striking patterns within a king's palace.

7.540 7.86 4774
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5 Board Game: TZAAR
TZAAR (2007)

Capture all of an opponent's type of pieces or make them unable to capture yours.

7.476 7.68 3112
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6 Board Game: War Chest
War Chest (2018)

Recruit, bolster and maneuver your way to controlling the hex-grid battlefield.

7.388 7.95 2892
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7 Board Game: Santorini
Santorini (2016)

Out-think your opponent and use your godlike powers in this abstract chess-like game.

7.341 7.52 25043
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8 Board Game: DVONN
DVONN (2001)

Avoid being disconnected from the three DVONN pieces on an ever-shrinking board.

7.314 7.44 4333
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9 Board Game: Sagrada
Sagrada (2017)

Craft the best stained-glass windows by carefully placing colorful transparent dice.

7.300 7.53 23032
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10 Board Game: Mandala
Mandala (2019)

Create and destroy mandalas in this beautifully tense abstract game for two.

7.292 7.75 1457
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11 Board Game: Go
Go (-2200)

Use stones to control space in this ancient game with simple rules.

7.212 7.64 14385
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12 Board Game: Onitama
Onitama (2014)

Assert your martial prowess as you harness the power of the Animal spirits.

7.191 7.42 13862
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13 Board Game: Hive
Hive (2000)

Use your insects to trap your opponent's Queen Bee in this board-less abstract game.

7.155 7.32 28232
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14 Board Game: ZÈRTZ
ZÈRTZ (1999)

Sacrifice pieces to your opponent in order to win this counterintuitive game.

7.130 7.30 3831
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15 Board Game: LYNGK
LYNGK (2017)

Pick your two colors wisely while moving and capturing multicolored stacks.

7.126 7.61 822
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16 Board Game: The Duke
The Duke (2013)

Draw, place, move and flip tiles to capture the enemy Duke.

7.081 7.41 3665
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17 Board Game: Ingenious
Ingenious (2004)

Place hexagonal tiles to score lines of colors.

7.069 7.13 15313
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18 Board Game: Tak
Tak (2017)

Be first to build a complete road using tiles that can stack or stand on edge.

7.060 7.68 1933
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19 Board Game: Through the Desert

Pretty pastel camels belie the intensity of this tight area-control classic.

7.043 7.07 12469
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20 Board Game: Torres
Torres (1999)

Build towers and populate them with your knights to make it big in the Middle Ages.

7.035 7.13 8508
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21 Board Game: Nova Luna
Nova Luna (2019)

Draft tiles to complete adjacency combos in this beautiful, abstract tableau builder.

7.025 7.45 1603
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22 Board Game: Taluva
Taluva (2006)

Race to build temples and towers or tribal supremacy on an active volcanic island.

7.007 7.17 7565
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23 Board Game: Blue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon (2018)

Explore an unsettled archipelago and connect your villages by land and sea...twice!

6.998 7.23 2592
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24 Board Game: Dragon Castle
Dragon Castle (2017)

Draft Mahjohng-like tiles and place them carefully to create the best castle.

6.993 7.24 5008
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25 Board Game: Zendo
Zendo (2001)

The wind is not moving, the flag is not moving—It is your mind that is moving.

6.986 7.26 2598
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26 Board Game: SHŌBU
SHŌBU (2019)

Use your stones to push all your opponent's stones off any one of four boards to win!

6.976 7.74 686 [Shop]
27 Board Game: Reef
Reef (2018)

Grow your reef, and arrange it beautifully on your seafloor to score more points.

6.962 7.13 6082
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28 Board Game: Photosynthesis

Trees compete for sunlight to grow taller, as the sun moves around the board.

6.955 7.16 15178
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29 Board Game: GIPF
GIPF (1996)

Cycle your own pieces while slowly depleting your opponent's reserve.

6.950 7.10 2862
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30 Board Game: Medina (Second Edition)

Place colorful wooden places to build beautiful palaces in a desert city.

6.946 7.25 1600
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31 Board Game: Bridge
Bridge (1908)

Bid to communicate and to set trump. Then take tricks to fulfill your bid.

6.932 7.46 2848
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32 Board Game: Medina
Medina (2001)
6.912 7.05 2888
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33 Board Game: Ubongo 3-D
Ubongo 3-D (2009)
6.892 7.14 1426
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34 Board Game: Ingenious: Travel Edition

Match double sided hexes and your lowest scored shape is your final score.

6.891 7.10 1907
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35 Board Game: Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends

Place units in 2D shapes to summon powerful beings and claim a rotating set of goals.

6.883 7.19 5815
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36 Board Game: Shogi
Shogi (1587)

Deploy captured pieces for rapid checkmates in Japan's traditional "general's game."

6.882 7.36 1475
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37 Board Game: Ricochet Robots

Be the first to solve a spatial puzzle using hard-controlled robots to win!

6.824 7.00 7816
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38 Board Game: Blokus
Blokus (2000)

Fit your tiles on a shared board with not enough space for everyone.

6.811 6.89 22068
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39 Board Game: Glüx
Glüx (2016)

Cleverly place your lights to illuminate the rooms most effectively!

6.798 7.14 1179
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40 Board Game: Confusion:  Espionage and Deception in the Cold War

In this abstract spy game, players only see how their opponent’s pieces can move.

6.781 7.10 1316
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41 Board Game: Pueblo
Pueblo (2002)

You are a master builder! Cleverly disguise your coloured stones within your village.

6.770 6.92 2356
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42 Board Game: Paris: La Cité de la Lumière

Players compete for their moment in the light by placing oddly shaped building tiles.

6.765 7.62 671 [Shop]
43 Board Game: NMBR 9
NMBR 9 (2017)

Cleverly stack number-based polyminos on top of one another without leaving any gaps.

6.763 6.93 5336
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44 Board Game: Blokus Duo
Blokus Duo (2005)

Play geometric shapes from your hand for points -- but don't get blocked in!

6.763 6.85 4974
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45 Board Game: Xiangqi
Xiangqi (762)

Use cannons and more to defeat the enemy General in his Palace across the River.

6.756 7.13 1819
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46 Board Game: Chess
Chess (1475)

Warring kings send subjects to capture the enemy's forces in this classic abstract.

6.748 7.11 27221
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47 Board Game: Blokus Trigon
Blokus Trigon (2006)

Fit all your tiles onto the board while blocking your neighbor into a corner.

6.735 6.91 2852
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48 Board Game: Calico
Calico (2020)

Sew a quilt, collect buttons, attract cats!

6.727 8.03 546
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49 Board Game: Cribbage
Cribbage (1630)

Sum to 15, peg to 121 and score the crib in this classic and unique card game.

6.725 7.05 7898
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50 Board Game: Aton
Aton (2005)
6.718 6.86 3290
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51 Board Game: Ta Yü
Ta Yü (1999)

Divert water to your two sides of the board and away from the sides of your opponent.

6.718 6.96 1446
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52 Board Game: Orchard: A 9 card solitaire game

Create the most fruitful micro orchard, but beware of rotten fruit!

6.717 7.53 703
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53 Board Game: Kamisado
Kamisado (2008)
6.711 6.91 2035
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54 Board Game: Dokmus
Dokmus (2016)

Discover temples & invoke the power of the gods in the fantasy land of Dokmus.

6.705 7.09 953
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55 Board Game: Seikatsu
Seikatsu (2017)

Outwit your rivals as you design a garden together to ensure you have the best view.

6.698 7.24 1035
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56 Board Game: Blokus 3D
Blokus 3D (2003)

Construct 3-D structures with your opponents while also trying out outwit them.

6.691 6.80 3778
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57 Board Game: Mahjong
Mahjong (1850)

Use the Winds, Dragons and suit tiles you draw to finish with the best hand!

6.682 7.02 6235
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58 Board Game: The Rose King
The Rose King (1992)

Tense positional battle where seeing a few moves ahead is crucial.

6.677 6.80 3069
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59 Board Game: Hey, That's My Fish!

Quest for the most fish, but don't get stranded as ice disappears beneath your feet.

6.666 6.71 18904
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60 Board Game: The Climbers
The Climbers (2008)

Use the blocks to build your way to the top!

6.658 6.86 2674
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61 Board Game: Indigo
Indigo (2012)

Create tangled paths and move gemstones to your advantage.

6.643 6.85 2793
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62 Board Game: Ubongo: Duel
Ubongo: Duel (2008)
6.641 6.87 1021
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63 Board Game: Quarto
Quarto (1991)

You choose the piece your opponent plays next. 4-in-a-row of the same attribute wins!

6.635 6.87 5569
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64 Board Game: Qwirkle
Qwirkle (2006)

Complete a set of shapes or colors among the criss-crossing tiles for big points!

6.623 6.78 15375
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65 Board Game: Gunkimono
Gunkimono (2018)

Match tiles colours to score points now or raise your track to gain points later.

6.615 7.10 744
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66 Board Game: PÜNCT
PÜNCT (2005)

Use pieces—and cover opponent's pieces—to connect opposing sides of the board.

6.607 6.80 1612
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67 Board Game: Ubongo
Ubongo (2003)
6.604 6.71 7487
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68 Board Game: Bosk
Bosk (2019)

Navigate the four seasons and lay claim to the land with your trees and their leaves.

6.599 7.12 806
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69 Board Game: Ubongo Extreme
6.592 6.80 1277
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70 Board Game: Qin
Qin (2012)

Control areas in the grid with your tiles to place your pagodas and win.

6.592 6.82 2089
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71 Board Game: Ninety-Nine
Ninety-Nine (1974)

Discard cards from your hand as a bid to win an exact number of tricks.

6.574 7.37 311
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72 Board Game: Lines of Action

Be the first to connect all your pieces by moving them along their lines of action.

6.570 7.16 426
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73 Board Game: Arimaa
Arimaa (2002)

Avoid trap squares and manipulate enemy pieces to reach the other side first.

6.568 7.25 626
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74 Board Game: Topoum
Topoum (2016)

Lead your moles to conquer territory during World War I.

6.565 7.32 609
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75 Board Game: Code 777
Code 777 (1985)

Deduce your three numbers while seeing only your opponents’ racks.

6.558 6.73 1907
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76 Board Game: Fjords
Fjords (2005)

Build the game board and place your huts. Claim the land based on placement of huts.

6.558 6.74 2938
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77 Board Game: Billabong
Billabong (1992)

Use your opponents' kangaroos to enable big hops and get your own home first.

6.555 6.87 785
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78 Board Game: TAMSK
TAMSK (1998)

A unique abstract where you are running against time.

6.552 6.77 1337
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79 Board Game: Blockers!
Blockers! (2007)

Get the fewest contiguous groups of blocks on the board to win.

6.542 6.70 1904
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80 Board Game: Gemblo
Gemblo (2003)

Be the first to place all your hexagon pieces on the board.

6.533 6.81 1380
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81 Board Game: Element
Element (2017)
6.529 7.31 735
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82 Board Game: Bughouse Chess
6.517 7.41 327
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83 Board Game: Spirits of the Forest

Collect spirits and garner the most points by nourishing the many forces of nature.

6.516 6.97 1830
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84 Board Game: Santorini
Santorini (2004)

Out-think your opponent and use your godlike powers in this abstract chess-like game.

6.511 7.27 317
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85 Board Game: Kahuna
Kahuna (1998)

Place your bridges and destroy your opponent's via card-play to control 12 islands.

6.509 6.64 8087
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86 Board Game: Kingdoms
Kingdoms (1994)

Vie for dominance by tactically placing tiles and castles over 3 epochs.

6.505 6.64 4590
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87 Board Game: Kerala: The Way of the Elephant

Pave beautiful pathways of colored tiles to celebrate the elephants of Kerala.

6.505 6.86 906
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88 Board Game: Noctiluca
Noctiluca (2019)
6.504 7.10 735 [Shop]
89 Board Game: Quoridor
Quoridor (1997)

Either move your pawn or place a wall to cross the board first.

6.495 6.67 6122
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90 Board Game: FITS
FITS (2009)

Place your pentominos on your game board to cover the scoring squares.

6.492 6.59 3041
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91 Board Game: Take it Easy!
Take it Easy! (1983)

The quick playing tile laying game for 1-100 people.

6.488 6.62 2678
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92 Board Game: Navia Dratp
Navia Dratp (2004)

Select a team of bizarre fighting creatures and out-strategize your opponent.

6.488 7.17 563
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93 Board Game: Homeworlds
Homeworlds (2001)

A complex intergalactic space battle game. No luck, no hidden info, pure strategy.

6.487 7.52 285
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94 Board Game: Ekö
Ekö (2015)

Conquer your shorter enemies and build structures to 12pts for victory.

6.470 6.92 794
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95 Board Game: Kulami
Kulami (2011)
6.470 7.13 424
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96 Board Game: Songbirds
Songbirds (2016)

Birds of a feather flock together in this gentle game of tactics and card placement.

6.461 6.89 884
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97 Board Game: Battle Sheep
Battle Sheep (2010)

Move and spread your flock to claim pastures while you block.

6.457 6.67 3577
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98 Board Game: Clans
Clans (2002)

Move tribes and found villages in an epic quest for fertile terrain.

6.452 6.56 4811
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99 Board Game: Riichi Mahjong

Call "Riichi" ('Reach') to commit to a winning hand in this intense Mahjong variant.

6.443 8.35 271 [Shop]
100 Board Game: Shadows in Kyoto
6.439 6.94 716
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