Before the era of PC video games and smartphone gaming apps, The gaming to kids meant the board games. Board games are really fun which you can enjoy with your friends and family. 90s kids have played a lot of amazing board games and if you are also one of them then you can expect your favorite board games in this list of all-time favorite board games.
As we all know how the modern era of video games took over but even till now some of the board games from that era are still loved by a lot of people around the world. Here are 5 all-time favorite board games.
All-Time Favorite Board Games
Monopoly was introduced in 1933 and since its inception, it has been one of the best board games of all time. By the name, you can guess that it is a board game related to some monetary stuff. In Monopoly, the players can buy new properties and can make a deal with other players to exchange properties to make their Monopoly.
Placing small tiles with a letter on them to make a word out of them. This is what Scrabble is about. One of the most famous board games around the world. The player with most number of words at the end wins. The game also helps you to enhance your vocabulary and presence of mind.
One of the best board games based on your guessing power. It was released as a board game in 1967 and since then has had a large fan base. This is one board game which you will find in every household. By guessing the point with help of rows and columns, the player has to destroy the battleships of an opponent which you can place at the starting of the game at your choice. The player who destroys all the ships of his opponent first wins. Battleship also has a video game version which was developed later.
4. Guess Who
This is the personal favorite of the author as well. Guess who board has different faces of people, each face on a foldable clip. The faces are cartoon images and they are 24 in number. All the faces have their own name. At the beginning both the players pick one random card and they will keep the face on their card safe with them. The other person has to determine the opponent’s face by asking certain questions about his appearance. With each turn, you will turn down the clips which will not match the question you asked your opponent. The first one to guess the right person of opponent wins.
5. The Game of LIFE
Famously known as ‘LIFE’, This board game is also one of the most loved board games of all time. The unique wheel studded on the board eliminates the use of dice for your turn in the game. The game is centered on the life of a person and you grow up as you go ahead on your turn. The turn of life events like college, retirement, jobs, children, wedding. You go through it all as you reach the end of the game. The first person to reach the end wins. At the beginning of the game, every player gets a certain amount of money and during the game, you will win or lose the money. The player gets eliminated if he/she runs out of money.
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So we hope this winter season when you prefer to stay at home most of the times, you don’t feel bored and have a good time with your family and friends by playing these all-time favorite board games. If you like the article then don’t forget to like, share and comment.