Listing of Board Game Reviews

Here is an alphabetical list of almost all of the board game reviews found on Fun Board Games. I qualify this list as being almost complete because I may have missed one or two, and I may forget to update it once in a while. The omissions should be very few and far between though.

The brief description rarely does the game justice, but it will give you some idea as to what type of game it is. You really need to click through to the game page to get proper knowledge of what is included in each game.

0-9

A

Agricola
Agricola

B

  • Backgammon – Abstract strategy with dice for 2
  • Bang! – Deduction with cards for 4-7 players
  • Basari – Simultaneous action selection for 3 or 4 players
  • Bazaar – Set collection for 2-6 players
Belfort
Belfort
  • Belfort – Worker placement and area control for 2-5 players
  • Blokus – Abstract tile placement for 2-4
  • Blue Moon City – Area control card game for 2-4 players
  • Boggle – Word game for 1-8 players
  • Bohnanza – Set collection card game for 2-7 players
  • Booby-Trap – Children’s dexterity game for 1-6 players
  • Brass – Economic, route building game for 3 or 4
  • Bridges of Shangri-La, The – Tile placement and area control for 3 or 4

C

Carcassonne
Carcassonne
  • Carcassonne – Tile placement for 2-5
  • Carcassonne: The Castle – Tile placement for 2 players
  • Carcassonne: The City – Tile placement for 2-5 with a twist
  • Castle – Tile (card) placement for 2-5 players
  • Caylus – Worker placement for 2-5
  • Chess – Classic abstract strategy for 2
  • Chronology – Historical trivia for 3 or more
  • Citadels – Card game with variable player powers for 2-8
  • Claim It! – Area control dice game for 2-5
  • Clans – Abstract area control for 2-4 players
  • Clue – Classic deduction game for 2-6 players
  • Colosseum – Bidding for set collection for 3-5 players
  • Cribbage – Classic card game for 2-4
  • Crokinole – Dexterity game for 2-4 players


D

E

El Grande
El Grande

F

  • Flaschentuefel – Trick taking card game for 3 or 4
  • For Sale – Bidding card game for 3 to 6 players
  • Fossil – Set collection of tiles for 2 to 6 players
  • Fresco – Simultaneous action selection and set collection for 2 to 4
  • Friday – Solo hand management card game
  • Fungi – Set collection for 2

G

  • Galaxy Trucker – Space themed, real time tile placement for 2 to 4
  • Gemlok – Specialty dice rolling game for 2 to 4 players
  • Genesis – Tile placement area control for 2 to 4 players
  • Glory to Rome (1) – Hand management card game for 2 to 5

    Glory to Rome
    Glory to Rome
  • Glory to Rome (2) – Hand management card game for 2 to 5
  • Goa – Economic bidding game for 2 to 4 players
  • Gobblet – Abstract pattern building for 2

H

I

J

  • Jaipur – Set collection card game for 2
  • Jambo – Set collection card game for 2
  • Java – Tile placement and area control for 2 to 4 players

K

  • Kerflip! – Word game for 2 to 4 players
  • Key Harvest – Bidding, set collection, tile placement for 2 to 4
  • King Me! – Bluffing and deduction for 3 to 6 players
King of Tokyo
King of Tokyo

L

  • Le Havre – Economic worker placement for 1 to 5
  • Lost Cities – Set collection card game for 2

M

Mystery of the Abbey
Mystery of the Abbey

N

O

P

Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
  • Puerto Rico (1) – Economic, variable phase order for 2 to 5
  • Puerto Rico (2) – Economic, variable phase order for 2 to 5

Q

R

Rum & Pirates
Rum & Pirates
  • Rum & Pirates – Tile collection for 2 to 5 players
  • Rumis – Abstract area enclosure for 2 to 4

S

Scrutineyes Boards
Scrutineyes Boards

T

Tigris & Euphrates
Tigris & Euphrates

U

  • Up Front – War game for 2 or 3
  • Uptown – Area control and set collection for 2 to 5
  • Upwords – Word game for 2 to 4

V

W

X

  • XiangQi – Abstract strategy for 2

Y

  • Yggdrasil – Co-operative for 1 to 6 players
  • YINSH – Abstract strategy for 2
  • Yspahan – Area control dice game for 2 to 4
Yspahan
Yspahan

Z

  • ZERTZ – Abstract strategy for 2