Are you looking for some fun board games to give as presents this Christmas? There are fun board games available for every age. We have played every game in this gift guide, so we know that they are fun! These games are also affordable for every budget, so they make great Christmas gifts!
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Fun Board Games for Adults
These board games are great for adults as well as some teens and older kids.
#1 Word Yahtzee
This game is similar to the classic game of Yahtzee, but there are 7 dice with letters on them instead of the typical 5 number dice.
You get to make words of certain amounts of letters, and it doesn’t take that long to play.
You can purchase this game on Ebay for not a lot of money.
This game is similar to the game Scrabble, but with numbers instead of letters.
You create rows of numbers no more than 5 tiles long with the sum of the numbers being multiples of fives.
This is a great game for those who love to work with numbers instead of letters.
You can purchase this game on Ebay for a reasonable price.
#3 Quick Wit
If you are good at logical thinking, then you will enjoy this game.
This game has words, math, and picture puzzles.
Purchase this game on Ebay for a gift this Christmas.
#4 Picture Picture
This game is played by looking at a different scene each round and writing down an item that starts with each letter of the alphabet.
The more observant you are the better because it will allow you to find things that others don’t see.
You can buy this game on Ebay for a little more money than the other games we’ve mentioned so far.
If you like music and singing, this game is a lot of fun!
You have to sing lyrics of a song with a certain key word in it.
This game is great to play with large groups of people because you can play on teams.
There is an older version to this game as well as a newer one from 2008. We have not played the one from 2008, but we imagine that it’s very similar.
This is an art auction game where you bid on paintings without knowing their value.
You are trying to end up with the most money.
There are lots of famous paintings in this game, so art lovers are sure to enjoy it!
This game is more expensive than the others on this list, but it is one of our favorite games ever!
We have the original game from 1970, but you could also get the one from 1996 instead.
You can purchase it on Ebay.
Unlike other trivia games, the object of this game is to win by knowing the least popular answer for each question.
#8 Deluxe Pit
This is a game that’s great for a large group of people.
You swap cards to try and get all of one type of commodity.
This game can be very fast-paced and a ton of fun!
We love the deluxe version of the game because it comes with more cards and a bell that makes this game more fun!
This card game is great for those who like to play word games.
You play this card game in rounds and get more cards each round to make more and bigger words. The letters are worth different points, and you can earn bonuses for having the longest word or the most words in a round.
This strategy game is similar to chess but much less complicated.
You are trying to get four pieces in a row that have a common characteristic such as color, height, shape, or hole/no hole on top.
This game does not take a long time to play.
#11 Water Works
This is a card game where you connect pipes and repair leaks.
You win by being able to connect your faucet to the pipes.
In this game, you and your opponent are trying to guess each other’s color sequence.
You have colored pegs that you place in a row hidden from your opponent, and your opponent has to figure out the exact order.
#13 Name 5
In this game, you draw cards and have to name 5 of something in a certain category.
For example, you might be asked to name 5 kinds of cereal or something harder like name 5 Michael Jackson songs.
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What are your favorite fun board games for adults?
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