meeplemechanic Eglin AFB, FL - United States website facebook twitter The Indie Board Game Publication 10lists 4,713views 0votes cast Follow lists 10 following badges send a note sort by my top lists sort by most recent sort by most viewed latest badges: +vote The Best Traitor Tabletop Games 774 votes There are many games with what can only be described as the Traitor Mechanic. In some games, such as Mafia, treachery and deceit are central to the game; ... +vote The Best Dice-Rolling Tabletop Games 122 votes Dice rolling is a game by itself see Yahtzee or Craps but as a game mechanic dice rolling in a game can be used for many things, randomness being the most obvious. +vote Spiel Des Jahres Winners 653 votes The Spiel des Jahres (German for Game of the Year) is an award for board and card games, created in 1978 with the stated purpose of rewarding excellence in game ... +vote The Best City Building Tabletop Games 18 votes City-building games pit players against each other to construct and manage a city in a way that is efficient, powerful, and/or lucrative. +vote The Best Roll/Spin and Move Tabletop Games 22 votes Roll/spin and move games are games where players roll dice or spin spinners and move playing pieces in accordance with the roll.This term is often used ... +vote The Best Point-to-Point Tabletop Games 32 votes On boards of games with point-to-point movement, there are certain spots that can be occupied by markers or figurines, e. g. cities on a map. These points are ... +vote Rock-Paper-Scissors Tabletop Games 13 votes While Rock-Paper-Scissors can technically fall into the subcategories of Simultaneous Action Selection or Trick-Playing, simultaneity is not the most defining ... +vote Worker Placement Tabletop Games 181 votes More precisely referred to as "action drafting," the worker placement mechanic requires players to draft individual actions from a set that is available ... +vote Acting Mechanic 19 votes Games with the Acting mechanic require players to use some form of mime or mimicry to communicate with the other players. Charades is probably the poster child for ... +vote Action & Movement Programming Tabletop Games 8 votes In Action & Movement Programming, players secretly choose their next turn or set of turns. Then each player plays their turns according to the choices made.