Games

NEW ARRIVALS:

Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends – winner of 2013 Golden Geek Best Abstract Board Game
Survive! Escape from Atlantis! (OK it was a little bit late)
Junk Art – make a tall work of art out of junk, of course
Mechs Vs Minions – MASSIVE miniatures game described as a cross between Robo Rally and Descent. Please watch a How To video before playing. Ranked no 22 on The Geek
Cottage Garden – by the reliable Uwe Rosenberg (Patchwork, Agricola etc) It’s got cats and flowers in it!
Captain Sonar – 2 submarine crews try to turn chaos into victory. Plays 8
Flag Frenzy – what if Dobble had a love-child with “Dr. Sheldon Cooper and Dr. Amy Farrah Fowler Present: Dr. Sheldon Cooper’s Fun With Flags”?
Corks – a fast-paced grab-a-cork game
Bears Vs Babies – the new card game from the makers of Exploding Kittens, fresh from Kickstarter
Mafia de Cuba – be a Mafia boss with a box of Havana cigars in this tricky social deduction game
Burgle Bros. – be part of a co-operative heist gang and get away with the loot … or get caught by the fuzz
Paperback – both a word game and a deck building game
Keltis – 2008 Spiel des Jahres winner
Zooloretto – 2007 Spiel des Jahres winner
Plateau X – abstract/logic building the tallest platform
Wibbell ++ – a versatile deck of wordy-oriented cards with several games to play
Akrotiri – search the Aegean sea for historical artefacts and treasures using your secret maps
Q-Bitz – fast fun with patterns & cubes
Monopoly Deal – the version of Monopoly that gamers rate as actually v good!
Two Rooms & a Boom – a game for 6 to 30 players
Tired of London – likened to a Cards Against Humanity for miserable Londoners, just funded on Kickstarter
Anti-Monopoly – with different rules for different roles
Century: Spice Road – described as Splendor Plus (just released in the UK)
Quadropolis – build your own metropolis … with cards
Felinia – a board game with trading cats!!
Cauldron Master … use your coven to collect potions and make spells – recently published on Kickstarter
One Night Ultimate Werewolf – a social deduction game where some of you are not what you seem
Caylus, worker placement game and winner of the Spiel des Jahres in 2006
Mined Out … become the best gem miner of all time in a randomly generated mine just released through Kickstarter
Package!? An absurd abstract game of package delivery … just released through Kickstarter
The Hobbit Board Game – card and dice game designed by the prolific Reiner Knizia
Jaipur – hooray at long last, great 2-player strategic card game
BANG! The Dice Game – I shot the sheriff and I probably shot the deputy
The Grizzled – co-operative game of a band of frères, French soldiers trying to survive the hell of the Great War to End All Wars
Takenoko – with a teeny weeny panda, so cute and thoughtful
Tiny Epic Kingdoms – yes, it is tiny but so epic
Haru Ichiban – abstract/logic but with a beautiful theme
Coup – the social deduction game, popular here already
The Castles of Burgundy – No 9 in BoardGameGeek ratings
Isle of Skye From Chieftain to King
Tragedy Looper (asymmetric time travel and anime – what’s not to like)
Lab Wars (new from Kickstarter & different from the version playtested at The Library Pot!)
Imperial Settlers (govern the Romans, the Barbarians, the Egyptians or the Japanese to a new empire)
Crystal Hall – maybe bump into the game designer here at The Library Pot
Catan – Cities & Knights expansion
Spacestation
Diplomacy – really needs 6 players and 6 hours, email if you want to suggest a date
Hare & Tortoise (the first winner of the Spiel des Jahres award in 1979)
Sherlock Holmes – The Card Game
Plop! (clench, waddle and drop – yes, it is that scatological)
and, at long last, UNO!!

If you want help choosing a game, pop over to
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select “make a printable menu from my games” and
use The Library Pot as the BGG username
select the number of players and minimum age and see what
the boardgame menu suggests!



Come and play games.  There are over 505 to choose from in our library.

From Agricola to Zombicide
From Dobble to Twilight Struggle
From Pandemic to Avalon
From 3-player chess to Mah Jong
From floor to ceiling …..

After a couple of shelfies, here’s a list – conveniently divided into categories (please feel free to contradict any labels imposed here):

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Popular Euro games
Agricola
Camel Cup
Carcassonne
Cartagena 2
Citadels
Colt Express
Five Tribes
Power Grid + UK Expansion
Puerto Rico
Race for the Galaxy
San Juan
Settlers of Catan (incl 5-6 player expansion or Cities & Knights Expansion)
Small World
Splendor
Star Trek Catan
Ticket to Ride
Ticket to Ride : Marklin
Ticket to Ride : Nordic Counties
Ticket to Ride Europe
Ticket to Ride Europe: 1912 expansion
Ticket to Ride United Kingdom
7 Wonders

Co-operative / asymmetric games
Betrayal at House on the Hill
Burgle Bros.
Covalence
Elder Sign
Eldritch Horror
Escape – The Curse of the Temple
Forbidden Island
Galactic Strike Force
The Grizzled
Hanabi
Last Night on Earth Zombie Game
Mechs Vs Minions
Mysterium
Nuns on the run
Onirim
Pandemic
Space Alert
Zombicide

Other good Euro games
10 days in Europe
Akrotiri
Between Two Cities
Carcassonne – Goldrush
Carcassonne – the Discovery
Carcassonne : Inns and Cathedrals
Carcassonne Star Wars
Castles of Burgundy
Caylus
Century: Spice Road
Chinatown
Civilization
Cornish Smuggler
Cottage Garden
Dragons Quest
Felinia
Firefly The Game (inc Pirates & Bounty Hunters)
Fleet
Freya’s Folly
Galaxy Trucker
Game of Thrones: The Board Game (1st edition)
Hare & Tortoise
The Hobbit Board Game
Imperial Settlers
Isle of Sky: From Chieftain to King
Ivor the Engine
Jamaica
Keltis
Keyflower
Kingdom Builder
Kolejka (Queue)
Kumo Hogosha
Machi Koro (& Harbour Expansion)
Mage master
Mr Jack
Munchkin – Deluxe
Portobello Market
Quadropolis
Roadkill (Avalon Hill)
Ruse (Steampunk murder mystery)
Scottish Highland Whisky Race
Settlers of Canaan
Settlers of catan: 5-6 player expansion
Shadow Hunters + expansion
Shogun
Sid Meier’s Civilization
Spacestation
Stone age
Taj Mahal
Takenoko
The Thief of Baghdad (aka 12 Thieves)
Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization
Tikal
Time and Space
Tinners’ Trail
Tiny Epic Kingdoms
Toledo
Tombouctou (aka Timbuktu)
The Traders of Genoa
Tragedy Looper
Ulyssess
Valley of the Four Winds
Vikings
Zambezi / Sambezi
Zooloretto

2-player games (ancient & modern)
Backgammon
Backgammon – Travel
Chess – The Simpsons
Chess & Draughts
Dominoes (Coloured Spots!)
Go (Weiqui / Badrun)
Kalaha
Royal Game of Ur
Shogi – Japanese chess
Viking Game aka Hnefntafl
Xiangqi – Chinese chess
7 Wonders – Duel
Jaipur
Kamisado
Patchwork
Pente
Solitaire for TWO

Family games
Buccaneer
Careers
Cluedo – Original
Cluedo: SFX
Cranium
Diplomacy
Frustration (aka Trouble!)
Game of Life
Go For Broke
Hotel (aka Hotel Tycoon)
I’m The Boss! (Kohle, Kies & Knete)
London Ludo
Monopoly – Game of Thrones
Monopoly – Star Wars (The Clone Wars)
Monopoly Junior
Monopoly City
Monopoly Europe
Pass the Pigs
Scoop
Spy Ring
Survive! Escape from Atlantis!
Totopoly
Chelsea
Crystal Hall
CV
Deal or No Deal
Doctor Who The Time Wars Family Board Game
Golden Balls
Scotland Yard
Fore – The Golf Game
The News from the BBC
Buy Sell or Hold?

Card games
100!
15 dîas
6 Nimmt aka 6 Takes!
Ali (aka Open Sesame)
Anathema
Armorica
Ashes- Rise of the phoenix
Attribute
Bad Babiez
Barons
Battle Line
Bayon
Bears Vs Babies (in the furry box…)
Bohnanza
Brews of the World (aka Hip Hops)
Buccanner (card game)
Canal Grande
Canasta
Cauldron Master
Cheaty Mages
Clocktowers
Cloud 9
Coppertwaddle
Crunch
Dobble
Dobble
Dominion
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Draco Magi
Elixir
Ember
The emoji game
Exploding Kittens
Fast Flip
Flag Frenzy
Fluxx
Fruit Bandits
Genial
Harbour
Hex Hex
Hex Hex Next
High Bohn Plus
Igels: The Card Game
Iliad
Koba Yakawa
Lab Wars
Ligretto
Limits
Lone Ranger
Loot
Love Letter
Love Ranger Shuffling the Deck
Merchants
Miam
Middle Kingdom
Mined Out
Modern Art: The Card Game aka Master’s Gallery
Monopoly Deal
Mottainai deluxe
Mow
Munchkin-Loot Letter
Nile
No Thanks
Odin’s Ravens
Pairs
Parlay
Pit
Port Royal
Potato Man
Power Rangers’ Action Card Game
R-Eco
Rivals for Catan (+ Age of Darkness expansion)
Rhino Hero
Saboteur
Samurai – The Card Game
Shashawa (aka Spoons)
Sherlock Holmes – The Card Game
Shit!
Sitting Ducks Gallery
Skull
Speed
Stak Bots
Sticks & Stones
Straw
Strip Poker with Dares
Sushi Go!
Terrible Monster
Top Speed
Topas
Uno
Up & Down
Welcome to the Dungeon
Wench
Who’s The Ass?
Wibbell ++
Yin Yang
Mini poker set
Poker – Mini Poker set (mini cards, mat, chips)

Dice games
Age of War
Bang! The Dice Game
Doodle Dice
Formidable Foes
Kerfuffle! (aka Dicescapades)
King of Tokyo (+ Halloween & Power Up extensions)
Magic-The gathering – Arena of the Planeswalkers
Perudo
Pizza Party
Pot Black Ray Reardon’s Snooker Dice
Tumblin Dice
Yahtzee – Power Yahtzee
Yahtzee – Travel Yahtzee
Zombie Dice
Zombies!!!

Abstract & Logic games
Blockade
Blokus
Callisto
Carol Vorderman’s Sudoku Board Game
Cirondo
Haru Ichiban
Hey that’s my fish
Hive
Ingenious
Ingenious: Travel Edition
Line Links
M
Mancala
Master Mind – Original
Octi
Oshi the game of influence
Package!?
Picdoku
Plateau X
Q-bitz
Quixo
Qwirkle
Qwirkle cubes
Robo-Rally
Sedam
Set
Spy Web
Take it Easy
Tantrix
Tash-Kalar: Arena of Legends
Treehouse
Tsuro
Tsuro of the Seas + Veterans of the Seas expansion
YongJun Yulong 3 layers magic cube

Word games
Bananagrams
Boggle – Super Boggle
Codenames
Crossword
Enigma – a game of riddles
Express
Haikubes
Junior Scrabble
LeCardo
Pairs in Pears
Paperback
Pass The Bomb
Qwordie
Scrabble
Scrabble Deluxe
Scrabble Junior
Semantic
Super Boggle
Telepathy
Travel Hangman
Upwords
Yes! No!
Zip-It

Party games
Accused! Getting Away with Murder
Articulate
Balderdash
Bucket of Doom
Captain Sonar
Cards Against Humanity
Cash n Guns
Charudes
Chicken Charades
Chronicles of skin
Dare!
Dixit
Forfeits
Host your own Murder Mystery Evening
Illegal
In a Bind
Justin Bieber: Always Be Mine
Kablamo
Pictionary
Scruples
Shout!
Skribble Head
Taboo
Telestrations
Tired of London
Totally Outrageous Drinking Games
Twister
Who am I?

Social Deduction games
Avalon
Coup
Mafia de Cuba
Mascarade
Murder Mystery Party
One Night Ultimate Werewolf
Orphan Black the Card Game
The Pact: The Werewolves of Miller’s Hollow
Two Rooms & a Boom
Werewolf

Physical / Dexterity games
Bandu (aka Bausack)
Booby Trap
Bop it!
Bucket King 3D
Camp Rock Dance Mat
Connect 4
Connect 4 (mini 4-in-a-row)
Corks
Dance Maker 2 – Dance Mat
Don’t Rock The Boat
Downfall
Fun Farm
Jenga
Jenga Tetris
Jungle Speed
Junk Art
Ker-plunk
Looping Louis
Make 7
Manic Martians
Monster Surgery
Mousetrap
Operation
Pitch Car
Plop!
Rugby Conversion
Simon Flash
Skull Island Adventure
Spring Fever
Tetris tower 3D
Wallamoppi

Kid’s games
Beetle Drive
Build A Radio AM/FM
Charades for Kids
Guess Who?
Miaou Miaou
Pasta Panic
Scooby-Doo! Hide & Shriek Game
3D Snakes & Ladders
Animatazz
Pirate’s Quest Game
Robot Turtles

Quiz games
Blockbusters the ITV quiz game
Catchphrase the DVD game
Cortex Challenge
Desperate Housewives
Doctor Who DVD Board Game
EggHeads
Glee CD Board Game
Gogglebox
Guinness Game of Records
Kid’s Trivia Plus
Linkee
Logo Board Game
Mike Read’s Pop Quiz Card Game
Monty Python’s Really Silly Board Game
Mr lister’s Quiz Shootout
Music Quiz Game hosted by Martin Kemp
Picture This
Pointless The Board Game
Pop Music Quiz
Qi the Board Game
Quiz Match
Quizmaster, Magnus Magnusson
Scene it?
Scene it? Friends
Scene it? Harry Potter
Screen Test
Shakespeare the Bard Game
Sing It Back
Smart Ass
Spot the Intro 2
Timeline Historical Events
Timeline Inventions
Top Gear The Game
Top Gear Trivia Challenge
Top of the Pops Quiz game
Trivial Pursuit – 2000s
Trivial Pursuit – Entertainment edition
Trivial Pursuit – Genus Edition
Trivial Pursuit – Genus II edition
Trivial Pursuit – Millennium Edition
Trivial Pursuit – RPM edition
Weakest Link
Who Wants to be a Millionaire
Who Wants to be a Millionaire (Electronic edition)
Who Wants to be a Millionaire (Pink Edition)
Who Wants to be a Millionaire Junior
Brainbenders
Mind Trap

War & Strategy games
2 de Mayo
Black Fleet
Campaign
Countdown Special Ops
Escape from Colditz
Francis Drake
Mag Blast
Risk – Lord of the Rings
Risk – Star Wars
Risk – World Strategy Game
Risk – World Strategy Game
Sekigahara
Stratego
SunTzu
Twilight Struggle deluxe

More family games
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the Board Game
Cocoa A GoGo
Judge Dredd
Junior Monopoly
Monopoly
Monopoly – Game of Thrones
Monopoly City
Outrage – Steal the Crown Jewels
Pac man

Mahjong & similar games
Mahjong – American version
Mahjong – Chinese
Mahjong – Japanese Riichi
Rummikub
Tien Zi Que