Board/Card Games The Best Board Games for 4 People  

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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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Ticket to Ride is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Railroad, German-style

2
78 34
Settlers of Catan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
marvisonmon12 added German-style

3
58 21
Pandemic is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Cooperative board game, Cooperative game

4
40 11
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

5
42 13
Lords of Waterdeep is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

6
49 19
7 Wonders is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
bmorg added Board game

7
47 21
Carcassone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

8
42 19
Small World is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

9
30 14
Power Grid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Economic simulation, German-style

10
50 33
Clue is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Roll and move

11
28 15
Robinson Crusoe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

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28 15
Cosmic Encounter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Science Fiction

13
29 16
Takenoko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

14
31 20
King of Tokyo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

15
32 21
Scattergories is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

16
28 18
Eldritch Horror is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

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32 24
Yahtzee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

18
17 9
Puerto Rico is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
robert-dubisch added German-style

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16 8
Scrabble is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Word

20
42 35
The Game of Life is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Roll and move, Economic simulation

21
35 29
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

22
39 35
Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

23
38 34
Risk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Strategy game, Board game, Grand strategy wargame

24
19 14
Agricola is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Strategy game

25
11 8
Castles of Burgundy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
larry-estep added

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20 18
Jenga is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

27
14 12
Fury of Dracula is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Cooperative board game

28
21 20
Pictionary is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Party game, Roll and move, Word

29
12 10
Elysium is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

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28 28
Sorry! is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Cross and circle game, Children's game

31
13 13
Legendary: Marvel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

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19 20
Bananagrams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

33
11 11
Red Dragon Inn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

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21 23
Trouble is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Children's game

35
13 14
Don't Break the Ice is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Children's game

36
18 20
Taboo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Party game

37
10 11
City of Horror is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

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9 10
Witch's Brew is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

39
10 12
Mystery of the Abbey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

40
22 27
Trivial Pursuit is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Trivia, Party game, Roll and move

41
8 11
Acquire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
robert-dubisch added Economic simulation, German-style

42
3 5
No Thanks! is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
bmorg added

43
13 18
Rummikub is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Tile-based game

44
17 23
Hungry Hungry Hippos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Children's game

45
11 16
UNO Attack is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

46
18 25
Candy Land is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Children's game

47
6 12
Drakon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added

48
14 23
Cranium is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Party game

49
13 22
Chutes and Ladders is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Children's game, Roll and move

50
7 15
Say Anything is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People