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This is a list of board games. This page classifies board games according to the concerns which might be uppermost for someone organizing a gaming event or party. See the article on game classification for other alternatives, or see Category:Board games for a list of board game articles.

Two-player abstract strategy games[]

Main article: List of abstract strategy games

In abstract strategy games, players know the entire game state at all times, and random generators such as dice are not used.

Two-player games[]

Multi-player elimination games[]

Participants are typically eliminated before game end.

European race games[]

Multiplayer games without elimination[]

Everyone can play along to the end. These games are especially suited for mixed play with adults and children.

Economics and strategy games[]

Games involving scarce resources and strategy.

Games of physical skill[]

Coordination, finesse, or other physical skills are necessary. Also known as dexterity games.

Children's games[]

The rules are easy to learn and the outcome is mostly or entirely due to chance.

Gaming Systems[]

These are sets that can be used to play multiple games.

  • Flibbix
  • Icehouse pieces
  • Stonehenge

See also[]

  • Game of the Year
  • Games 100
  • List of board wargames
  • List of Japanese board games
  • List of mancala games
  • List of board game publishers
  • List of game manufacturers

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