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 Ticket to Ride Railroad, German-style

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

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Lords of Waterdeep is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Lords of Waterdeep

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

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Pandemic is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Pandemic Cooperative board game, Cooperative game

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

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

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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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Cluedo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Clue Roll and move

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Power Grid is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Power Grid Economic simulation, German-style

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

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

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

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Cosmic Encounter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Cosmic Encounter Science Fiction

Famous Schizophrenics

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King of Tokyo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added King of Tokyo

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Scattergories is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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Scrabble is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Scrabble Word

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The Game of Life is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
The Game of Life Roll and move, Economic simulation

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

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Risk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Risk Strategy game, Board game, Grand strategy wargame

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

The Best Flying Pokemon of All Time

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Agricola is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Agricola Strategy game

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Puerto Rico is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
robert-dubisch added Puerto Rico German-style

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Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People

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

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Fury of Dracula is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Fury of Dracula Cooperative board game

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

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

The Hardest Video Games To Complete

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Castles of Burgundy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
larry-estep added Castles of Burgundy

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Red Dragon Inn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Red Dragon Inn

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Bananagrams is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Bananagrams

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Sorry! is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Sorry! Cross and circle game, Children's game

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Legendary: Marvel is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Legendary: Marvel

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City of Horror is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added City of Horror

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

The Finest Breasts In Entertainment

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Witch's Brew is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Witch's Brew

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

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Trivial Pursuit is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Trivial Pursuit Trivia, Party game, Roll and move

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Trouble is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Trouble Children's game

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No Thanks! is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
bmorg added No Thanks!

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

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

The Best Super Smash Bros. Melee Players, Ranked

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Hungry Hungry Hippos is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Hungry Hungry Hippos Children's game

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Don't Break the Ice is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Don't Break the Ice Children's game

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Rummikub is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Rummikub Tile-based game

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Drakon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
IanMichaelEnriquez added Drakon

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Cranium is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Cranium Party game

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Candy Land is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Candyland Children's game

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Parcheesi is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Board Games for 4 People
Parcheesi Cross and circle game, Board game

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