We are living in the golden age of TV. But did you know we’re also living in the golden age of board and tabletop games? Board games are a tricky proposition during quarantine, but they’re a great way to spend time with your quarantine pod. More people than ever before are flocking to online game shops to pick up obscure board games or check out the latest Dungeons & Dragons sourcebooks. Some games are even good for playing over Zoom.
Even if you’re an avid board gamer yourself, it can be tough to decide what to buy for someone who loves board games or tabletop games. Everyone has different tastes, and board gamers are a finicky lot. Don’t worry. Whether you’re shopping big or small, for kids or adults, we’ve found something for every kind of board gamer.
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Updated December 2020: Added new picks and updated old ones.