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The Best Family Board Games 

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List Rules Any game that involves moving pieces on a board that is fun for the whole family. Children and adults both enjoy these games.

This list of Best Family Board Games is your place for fun games for the whole family. Any board game that is good for parents and children to play together is on this list of board games. These cool games will keep kids away from the TV and allow parents to have quality time with their family.

What is the best family board game? That's up to you! This voteable list of family board games includes cool games, fun games, and even some educational games. The list of family board games has classic board games like Monopoly, Clue, and Life. There are also new board games like Apples to Apples, Cranium, and Taboo. Many of these games are as much fun for adults as they are for kids, so get ready for some fun board game action.

Are you looking for the best educational game? Or for the most addicting games? Maybe the most awesome game on the market? They're all here. And if you don't see your favorite board game, feel free to add it to the list. Any board game that's good for the family to play together is good for the list. Enjoy this list of the Best Family Board Games!

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Clue is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Roll and move
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Sorry! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Cross and circle game, Children's game
3
Jenga is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Yahtzee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Trivial Pursuit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Trivia, Party game, Roll and move
7
Settlers of Catan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Board Games
German-style
8
Risk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Strategy game, Board game, Grand strategy wargame
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Trouble is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Children's game
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Boggle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Word
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The Game of Life is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Roll and move, Economic simulation
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20 Questions is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Pictionary is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Party game, Roll and move, Word
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Battleship is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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KerPlunk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Board Games
RachelMacDonald added
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Twister is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Party game
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Blokus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Cranium is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Party game
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Operation is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Forbidden Island is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Cooperative board game
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Dominion is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Board Games
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Outburst is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Board Games
board game
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Scene It? is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Board Games
liplip added Party game
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Aggravation is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Bogart33 added
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Masterpiece is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Board Games
Roger Meiklejohn added