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Board games are some of the most classic ways to pass with the time with family or friends. It's an easy and cheap activity to set up for everyone and can keep a number of players occupied with fun for hours on end. Some of the most popular board games are classics that have been around since the invention of board games, while others are newer and bring new twists to the genre of games. Which board games for 4 players are your favorites?

This list is geared specifically for if you have four people playing. Vote up all of your favorites on this list, and if there's a four-person board game that's your favorite and isn't listed here, feel free to add it. Let your voice be heard to see which board games are most beloved by the Ranker community.

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Settlers of Catan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
marvisonmon12 added Settlers of Catan German-style

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Ticket to Ride is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Ticket to Ride Railroad, German-style

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Pandemic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Pandemic Cooperative board game, Cooperative game

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Carcassone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Carcassone

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7 Wonders is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added 7 Wonders Board game

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Lords of Waterdeep is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Lords of Waterdeep

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Dominion is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Dominion

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Small World is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Small World

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Power Grid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Power Grid Economic simulation, German-style

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Eldritch Horror is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Eldritch Horror

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Cluedo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Clue Roll and move

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Cosmic Encounter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Cosmic Encounter Science Fiction

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Takenoko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Takenoko

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King of Tokyo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added King of Tokyo

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Robinson Crusoe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Robinson Crusoe

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Agricola is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Agricola Strategy game

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Fury of Dracula is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Fury of Dracula Cooperative board game

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Puerto Rico is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
robert-dubisch added Puerto Rico German-style

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Legendary: Marvel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Legendary: Marvel

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Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Risk is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Risk Strategy game, Board game, Grand strategy wargame

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The Game of Life is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
The Game of Life Roll and move, Economic simulation

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Witch's Brew is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Witch's Brew

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Acquire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
robert-dubisch added Acquire Economic simulation, German-style

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Elysium is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Elysium

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Castles of Burgundy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
larry-estep added Castles of Burgundy

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Yahtzee is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Mystery of the Abbey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Mystery of the Abbey

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Pictionary is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Pictionary Party game, Roll and move, Word

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Red Dragon Inn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Red Dragon Inn

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Hungry Hungry Hippos is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Hungry Hungry Hippos Children's game

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City of Horror is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added City of Horror

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Trivial Pursuit is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Trivial Pursuit Trivia, Party game, Roll and move

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Scattergories is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Bananagrams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Bananagrams

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Drakon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Drakon

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Sorry! is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Sorry! Cross and circle game, Children's game

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Taboo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Taboo Party game

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Jenga is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Don't Break the Ice is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Don't Break the Ice Children's game

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Mall Madness is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Mall Madness

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Parcheesi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Parcheesi Cross and circle game, Board game

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Trouble is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Trouble Children's game

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Cranium is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Cranium Party game

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Dutch Blitz is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Dutch Blitz

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UNO Attack is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Pay Day is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Pay Day Economic simulation

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I'm the Boss! is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
I'm the Boss! Economic simulation

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Say Anything is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People