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Board Games That Won't Have You Bored

Game nights were invented for fun, but if you’re constantly playing the same old games, it can quickly get boring. 

If this sounds familiar, it’s time to bring the excitement and fun back with a new board game. Check out the latest best selling board games from US websites below, and shop your favorites with MyUS for fast shipping to your international address.

It's in The Bag! $27.99

Its In The Bag! board game box covered with symbols in black, yellow, and blue

It's in The Bag! is a party game of quick wit, fun, and laughter for 4 or more people ages 10 and up. To play, split into teams and guess the word your team member has in their hand. It includes 3 rounds: the first round is verbal clues, the second round is a single-word clue, the third round is acting only. And that's it, the perfect example of a game that doesn't have to be complicated to be entertaining. 

"Great party game! I finally found a game that my dad, who doesn't like many games, was raving about. He kept saying, "That was a really fun game!" It was easy to learn, we laughed a ton, and I'm excited to play it in a big group with people who might not be as interested in a complex, strategic game. " says Joseph G. Ballstaedt in his five-star product review. 

...I should have known that! Trivia Game $20

 ...I should have known that! Trivia board game in green box with owls along the edge

Love a good trivia game? With over 400 questions about things that you should know, ...I Should Have Known That! is an addictively entertaining trivia game with questions like "How do you say “Japan” in Japanese?" "What is the character limit for tweets on Twitter?" and "How long did Sleeping Beauty actually sleep?" Perfect for two or more players ages 14 and up.

"Good Questions, lots of fun. The cards were the perfect mix of difficult and ...I should have known that. Played with my daughter who is a 4th year college student (I lost miserably)." says Carolyn M in her glowing product review. 

Gloomhaven $100.93

Dark and foreboding cover of Gloomhaven board game

Love the role-play of Dungeons and Dragons, but not the time it takes to set up and play? Try Gloomhaven, where players go on fantastical quests, raiding tombs, plundering dungeons, and toppling their enemies with tons of characters to play, locations to visit, and stories to explore. While it's one of the more expensive games on our list and takes some time to set up, reviewers say it's well worth it, so give it a try!

"Amazing game with an enormous amount of content that is a must have for any dungeon crawler/ RPG enthusiast" says Average Guy Shopper in his five-star review. 

Codenames $19.95

Codenames board game cover showing a silhouette of a man and woman against a multi-color background

Looking for a game to play after a dinner party or get together with friends? Codenames is one of the best party games to come along in years. It's easy to set up, easy to play, and will keep everyone entertained and interested throughout the game. The premise? Two rival spymasters know the secret identities of 25 agents, their teammates know the agents only by their Codenames. Teams compete to see who can make contact with all of their agents first using one-word clues while everyone tries to avoid the assassin.

"Codenames really is genius in it's simplicity. It's a fantastic party game because it can be taught in under 5 minutes and provides a ton of fun. It has definitely been a hit in my gaming group and with my family over the holidays." says kccayson in their five-star review.

Monopoly: The Simpsons Edition $39.95

The Simpsons Monopoly board game showing the Simpson family and the town of Springfield

Looking for a twist on one of the most iconic board games of all time? Celebrate 30 years of America's favorite cartoon family with this special edition MONOPOLY: The Simpsons board game! It's the basic Monopoly game that we all know and love, but with custom-sculpted tokens of characters from the show and properties from the town of Springfield. SO much fun!

"The whole family loves it! We don't play board games much, but we definitely have no objections playing this!" says Hector C in his Amazon product review. 

Telestrations $28.99

Blue and white cover of the original Telestrations board game

Need a quick way to break the ice at a party? Pick up the original Telestrations! It's a visual version of the classic game of telephone: draw what you see, guess what you saw, and let the fun begin. Best of all, no drawing skills are required! Perfect for ages 12 and up. Looking for an adult twist on this classic? Try Telestrations After Dark.

"You want bonding and laughter, this is it!!! Great family and party game! Everyone had tears running down their faces from laughing. We've got a cabinet full of games, but between this and Catan, we're set for the holidays after dinner." says
Jennifer Guerrero in her five-star review. 

Catan The Board Game $42.89

Catan board game cover showing three people at the start of a path

Want to get the whole family interacting and fully engaged during game night? The award-winning strategy game Catan is a great choice. The goal? To tame the remote but rich isle of Catan through trades and interaction with other players. And every roll of the dice produces for every player, not just the player who rolled, so players need to constantly pay attention and root for their numbers. 

"Beware! Don't try this unless you plan on getting addicted. Your life will forever be altered. You'll find yourself begging strangers to come over to play. Side effects include: less tv watching, more under the table kicking, spontaneous manical laughter, snacking while plotting the demise of your friends and family. Best fun you've had in hours!" says Katie & Tyler's Mommy in her five-star review. 

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