Now that we’re all spending a lot more time at home, it’s the perfect opportunity to start a family game night!
There are so many classic board games that you likely grew up playing as a kid and now is the perfect time to introduce these games to your kids or take a trip down memory lane with your quarantine friends.
The games are also very affordable with some of them costing just $6 – basically the price of the daily coffee that you’re likely no longer getting!
Take a look at our list of the best board games and let us know if you agree, or if we missed any that you love playing.
Click inside to see all of the best board games to get for the family…
See the full list of games below!
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“Cavity Sam is feeling a bit under the weather, and kids will love to “operate” and make him better. Use the tweezers to take out all of Cavity Sam’s 12 funny ailment parts that parents might remember — such as a wishbone, Charlie horse, and Adam’s apple. Players choose a doctor card and “operate” to remove that ailment from Sam, and collect the money if they can avoid the buzz. The player with the most money wins!”
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“This version of the Monopoly game welcomes the Rubber Ducky, Tyrannosaurus Rex, and Penguin into its family of tokens. Choose your token, place it on GO! and roll the dice to own it all! There can be only one winner in the Monopoly game. Will it be you?”
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“Players draw cards to see how far they get to move one of the pawns on the board. If they land on a Slide they can zip to the end and bump their opponents’ pawns – or their own! Jump over pawns and hide in the Safety zone where opponents can’t go. Players keep on moving and bumping until they get all three of their pawns from Start to Home. But watch out, because if the pawn gets bumped, Sorry! It’s all the way back to Start! You’ll be sorry not sorry when you play the classic Sorry! Board Game.”
Chutes & Ladders
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“Climb up and slide down in the exciting game of ups and downs, Chutes and Ladders! You and the character on your pawn can see the square marked 100, but it’s not so easy to get there. If you land on a good deed, you can shimmy up a ladder, but land on the wrong spot and you’ll shoot down a chute! Spin the spinner to see how many spots you’ll move. Will your new spot send you down or move you up, up, up? Slip, slide and see if you can win at Chutes and Ladders!”
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“The classic dice game gets a sharp, high-roller look with casino-cool dice and a sleek shaker that doubles as a storage case. So, how will you roll? Will you stick with a straight, hustle for a full house, or risk it all for a 5-of-a kind Yahtzee score? Go ahead, roll with it!”
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“Want a game experience that combines friends, skill, suspense, laughter, and a little luck? Get the classic Jenga game featuring genuine hardwood blocks! Carefully pull a Jenga block out of the tower and place it on top. It’s easy at first, but as more blocks get pulled, the Jenga tower starts to get unsteady. Players will be on the edge of their seats just trying to keep the tower from tumbling.”
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“Do you go up, to the side, or diagonally? Start in the middle or at the edge? It’s your choice in the classic Connect 4 Game by Hasbro. Stack the four discs vertically, line them up side to side, or go on the diagonal. As long as you get four-in-a-row, you win. Stay one step ahead of your opponent and block their attempts to get to four-in-a-row first.”
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“It’s the Guess Who? game – the original guessing game! This Guess Who? game goes back to the tabletop style boards, styled after the original, rather than handheld boards. Each player chooses a mystery character and then using yes or no questions, they try to figure out the other player’s mystery character. When they think they know who their opponent’s mystery character is, players make a guess. If the guess is wrong, that player loses the game!”
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“The Trouble Board Game is peg-popping fun! The excitement begins as soon as a player presses the Pop-O-Matic bubble to roll the die. In the Trouble board game, players race to get all their game pieces around the board; but be careful! A player could get bumped and sent back to the beginning. Kids can play the classic Trouble game or a more challenging version with Power Up spaces. Be the first player to get all four pegs into the Finish zone to win.”
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“The Candy Land board game is designed to be played by two to four players, ages 3 years old and up. It is designed to be simple. Start down the magical road to sweet surprises. This adorable version of the classic game features the fun illustrations that kids love. Choose your sweet character and dance your way along the rainbow path to Peppermint Forest, the Lagoon of Lord Licorice and Princess Frostine’s Ice Palace. Let your imagination soar as you make your way to King Kandy’s Castle to win.”
The Game of Life
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“In this game, players can make their own exciting choices as they move through the twists and turns of life. Move the car token around the gameboard from Start to Retirement, and experience unexpected surprises related to family, career, and other milestones of life. Players can adopt pets in this version of The Game of Life game. The player with the most money at the end of the game wins!”
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“The Mouse Trap game, a longtime family favorite, is always good for zany action and lots of laughs. Scurry around the board collecting cheese and stealing cheese from other players?but watch out for the trap! While kids are engaged in playing the Mouse Trap game, they can also practice valuable skills in construction, cause and effect, and decision-making.”
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“Players place Toss Across unit on the floor and turn all targets blank side up. Each player chooses to be an X or an O and gets three bean bags. Taking turns, you can toss the bean bags underhand or overhand, with a light touch or with a little more force, trying to flip the targets to show three of your letters in a row up, down, or diagonally. Unlike in classic Tic Tac Toe, in Toss Across you can undo your opponents X or Oor will you accidentally set the target back to blank??”
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“Take on your friends in head-to-head battles in the exciting naval combat game of Battleship! Search for your enemy’s ships on the high seas and eliminate them one by one. Do it fast, because they’ll be trying to destroy your fleet at the same time!”
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“Make game nights more fun and exciting for players of all ages with this Perfection Board Game. This item pits players against each other in a race to be the first to fit all 25 shapes into their matching holes in a tray. The one who does it in the shortest time wins.”
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