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NEW ARRIVALS (followed by complete list of games by category):

Holding On: The Troubled Life of Billy Kerr – Very different game where you are the hospital care workers trying to ease Billy through his last days in palliative care
True Colors –  think you know your friends? guess who will vote as you predict
Sequence –  play two decks of cards to make … sequences
Harry Potter Lex icon.GO – Wizard themed word game, Banagrams with wands!
Lost Cities – Card drafting & hand management game from Reiner Knizia
Star Trek Expeditions – thematic co-operative game by Reiner Knizia with mini Enterprise & crew
Rats to Riches – brand new economic party game
Pauper’s Ladder – brand new fantasy card game with lots of characters & creatures
Randomise, The Pretender, Soundiculous & Jibbergiggle – stuff and nonsense from Gamely Games
Cave Troll –  includes 68 little heroes, orcs, trolls and dungeon crawling
Drakon –   explore the dragon’s cave before she eats you
Reef –  if you like Azul, Splendor & Century Spice Road….
Tokyo Highway –  build a mini elevated motorway system with mini cars
Onitama – clever card-driven 2-player strategy game
Blue Moon City –  dragons, crystals and tiles
Let Them Eat Shrimp –  avoid being eaten by sharks in this tile-laying game
Welcome To …  –   everyone makes different choices with the same cards 
Rhino Hero Super Battle –  taller, stronger, harder, faster
Flash Point Fire Rescue –  thematic co-operative game in a burning building
Raptor –  with model dinosaurs and scientists battling each other
Meeple Circus –  get your meeples to perform for the public
Sonar (family version) –  like battleships but with strategy
Parfum –  collect ingredients, make perfumes for well-heeled customers
Flatline –  real-time co-operative dice-rolling against the clock

Arboretum –  tricky path-building game set amongst beautiful trees
Catch the Moon – Build a tower of ladders to reach the moon
Manipulate -backstab your way to power in this negotiation and bluffing game
Pandemic Iberia – still co-operative but with some new bits
Nagaraja – 2-player dice game by fabulous Bruno Cathala (Kingdomino, Five Tribes, Mr Jack)
Kitty Cat Aclysm – more cat puns than you can i-meow-gine
Century: Eastern Wonders – the sequel to popular-at-the-Library-Pot Century: Spice Road
The Captain is DEAD – co-operative attempt to save the starship Enterprise (or similar) and not to die like captain Kirk (other mythologies are available)
Azul – place your tiles for the number 1 abstract game on BoardGameGeek
Tatsu – intriguing 2-player dragon-battling dice game
VektoRace – race little cars around the table
Toru – be fast, be furious, grab a dragon
CastQuest – Hurl spells & curses to interfere with your opponent’s descriptions
Partners – the Ludo-like strategy game that is fiercely popular in Denmark
Confident? – Answer quiz questions with a range
Quarx – who knew adding up could be so competitive
Dice Hospital – a dice-placement medical emergency with real ambulances (little plastic real ambulances not big motor vehicle paramedic ambulances)

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select the number of players and minimum age and see what
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You can look at our collection on Board Game Geek. And here too is the list – conveniently divided into categories (please feel free to contradict any labels imposed here):

Popular Modern games
Agricola
Azul
Camel Cup (officially named Camel Up!)
Carcassonne (the original tile-laying game)
Cartagena 2 (get your pirates out of jail, off the island & to the citadel first)
Citadels (be a new character every round)
Colt Express (aim for the sheriff but probably punch the air)
Five Tribes (more meeples than you can sheik)
Kingdomino (build a 5×5 island … carefully)
Power Grid + UK Expansion
Puerto Rico
Race for the Galaxy
Reef
San Juan
Scythe
Settlers of Catan (incl 5-6 player expansion or Cities & Knights Expansion)
Small World
Splendor
Star Trek Catan
Terraforming Mars
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.
The Captain is DEAD
Castle Panic
Covalence
Elder Sign
Eldritch Horror
Escape – The Curse of the Temple
Flashpoint Fire Rescue
Flatline
Forbidden Desert
Forbidden Island
Galactic Strike Force
The Grizzled
Hanabi
Last Night on Earth Zombie Game
Magic Maze
Mechs Vs Minions (Zillions of minis in this real life extract from League of Legends)
Mysterium (Asymmetric cross between Cluedo and Dixit with a ghost giving visual clues to psychic investigators)
Not Alone (Asymmetric spaceship wreck where the survivors try and survive against an alien creature)
Nuns on the run (Asymmetric chase game as the novice nuns try to evade the prowling abbess)
Onirim
Pandemic (Save the world from disease, about a 40% success rate)
Pandemic: Iberia (Like pandemic but set in 1848 Spain & Portugal with railways)
Space Alert
Star Trek – Expeditions (thematic with mini Enterprise & crew)
Sub Terra
T.I.M.E. Stories – Asylum
Who Goes There? (a B I G co-operative game based on the book that spawned John Carpenter’s Thing – so co-operative until you are infected)
Zombicide

Other good modern games
10 days in Europe
Acquire
Age of Empires III – Age of Discovery
Akrotiri
Alhambra (Winner Spiel des Jahres 2003)
Arena Maximus
Between Two Cities
Blood Rage
Blue Moon City
Buccaneer (2006 Spiel des Jahres nominee)
Carcassonne Star Wars
Carcassonne – Goldrush
Carcassonne – the Discovery
Carcassonne – Hunters & Gatherers
Carcassonne : Inns and Cathedrals (expansion)
Cartagena
Castles of Burgundy
Cave Troll
Caylus
Century: Spice Road
Century: Eastern Wonders
Chinatown
Civilization
Cornish Smuggler
Cottage Garden
Crystal Hall (new release with wizards, crystals and spells)
Cytosis
Deadwood 1876 (help your team get to the final showdown, then shoot them)
Dragons Quest
Drakon
Elfenland
Fair Means or Foul aka Hoity Toity
Felinia
Firefly The Game (inc Pirates & Bounty Hunters)
Flamme Rouge
Fleet
Freya’s Folly
Galaxy Trucker
Game of Thrones: The Board Game (1st edition) (Five houses vie for the throne of Westeros)
Happy Pigs (Feed, breed & vaccinate your pigs so they can go to market…)
Hare & Tortoise (First winner of Spiel des Jahres in 1979)
The Hobbit Board Game
Holding On : The Troubled Life of Billy Kerr – Very different game where you are the hospital care workers trying to ease Billy through his last days in palliative care
Imperial Settlers
Incan Gold aka Diamante
Isle of Sky: From Chieftain to King
Ivor the Engine (There he is, look; with sheep)
Jamaica (A pirate race!)
Keltis (Collect cards in the right order to speed through Reiner Knizia’s paths)
Keyflower (Hexes, worker placement bidding, villages & player interaction)
Kill Doctor Lucky
Kingdom Builder
Kolejka (Queue)
Kumo Hogosha
Let Then Eat Shrimp
Machi Koro (& Harbour Expansion)
Mage master
Maori
Meeple Circus
Mr Jack
Munchkin – Deluxe
Niagara (winner Spiel des Jahres 2005)
Parfum
Pirate’s Cove
Portobello Market
Quadropolis
Queen’s Necklace
Rats to Riches (Money grabbing rats scrabbling to be top dog)
Roadkill (Avalon Hill)
Ruse (Steampunk murder mystery)
Scottish Highland Whisky Race
Settlers of Canaan
Settlers of catan: 5-6 player expansion
Shadow Hunters + expansion
Sheriff of Nottingham
Shogun
Sid Meier’s Civilization
Simply Cosmic
Skyline 3000
Sonar
Spacestation
Spirits of the Forest (light card game with gemstones & decisions)
Stone age
Taj Mahal
Takenoko
Tammany Hall
The Thief of Baghdad (aka 12 Thieves)
Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization
Thurn und Taxis
Tikal
Time and Space
Tinners’ Trail
Tiny Epic Kingdoms
Toledo
Tokaido
Tombouctou (aka Timbuktu)
Tortuga 1667 (pirates plotting and fighting among themselves to scoop all the treasure)
The Traders of Genoa
Tragedy Looper
Ulyssess
Valley of the Four Winds
Vikings
Viticulture: the Essential Edition
Welcome To …
Waggle Dance
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
Shogi.to – version of Shogi designed to be more accessible to new players
Viking Game aka Hnefntafl
Xiangqi – Chinese chess
… and then we held hands
7 Wonders – Duel
Jaipur
Kamisado
Nagaraja
Odin’s Ravens
Onitama
Pagoda
Patchwork
Pente
Raptor
Rivals for Catan (+ Age of Darkness expansion)
Solitaire for TWO
Tatsu

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
Partners
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
The Really Nasty Horse Racing Game
Scotland Yard
Sin City The Game
Fore – The Golf Game
The News from the BBC
Buy Sell or Hold?
VektoRace

Card games
100!
15 dîas
6 Nimmt aka 6 Takes!
Ali (aka Open Sesame)
Anathema
Arboretum
Armorica
Ashes- Rise of the phoenix
Attribute
Bad Babiez
Barons
Battle Line
Bayon
Bears Vs Babies (in the furry box…)
Bloody Legacy
Bohnanza
Brews of the World (aka Hip Hops)
Buccanner (card game)
Canal Grande
Canasta
Cauldron Master
Cheaty Mages
Chrononauts
Clocktowers
Cloud 9
Coppertwaddle
Corsari
Crunch
Cucumber Sandwich (min age 18 years) (a silly rude card game for age 18+)
Dobble
Dominion
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Draco Magi
Elixir
Ember
The emoji game
Exploding Kittens
Fast Flip
Flag Frenzy
Flagship: Coyote Stands
Fluxx & Pirate Fluxx
Fruit Bandits
Genial
Grass
Harbour
Hero Realms
Hex Hex
Hex Hex Next
High Bohn Plus
High Society
Hollywood Players
Igels: The Card Game
Iliad
Kitty Cat Aclysm
Koba Yakawa
Kodama – The Tree Spirits
Lab Wars
Landlord!
Ligretto
Limits
Lone Ranger
Loot
Love Letter
Love Ranger Shuffling the Deck
Management Material: General Office Edition
Mausoleum
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
Pairs
Parlay
Pit
Port Royal
Potato Man
Power Rangers’ Action Card Game
Quarx
R-Eco
Rhino Hero
Royal Goods aka Oh My Goods!
Saboteur
Samurai – The Card Game
Sequence – play two decks of cards to make sequences
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
Dice Forge
Dice Hospital
Doodle Dice
Formidable Foes
Fuse!
Kerfuffle! (aka Dicescapades)
King of Tokyo (+ Halloween & Power Up extensions)
Logo Grab
Magic-The gathering – Arena of the Planeswalkers
Pass The Pigs
Perudo
Pizza Party
Pot Black Ray Reardon’s Snooker Dice
Tumblin Dice
Yahtzee – Ninja Turtles
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
Santorini
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 – Boggle Slam
Codenames
Crossword
Enigma – a game of riddles
Express
Haikubes
In a Pickle
Junior Scrabble
LeCardo
Lex-Go! Harry Potter Word Game (Bananagrams with a wand?)
Pairs in Pears
Paperback
Pass The Bomb
Qwordie
Scattergories
Scrabble
Scrabble Deluxe
Scrabble Junior
Semantic
Super Boggle
Telepathy
Travel Hangman
Travel Scrabble
Upwords
Yes! No!
Zip-It

Party games
Accentuate
Accused! Getting Away with Murder
After Dinner Arguments
Articulate
Balderdash
Bucket of Doom
Captain Sonar
Cards Against Humanity
Cash n Guns
CastQuest
Charudes
Chicken Charades
Chronicles of skin
Codenames Pictures
Concept
Dare!
Dixit
Fake Artist Goes to New York
Forfeits
Funemployed
Host your own Murder Mystery Evening
Illegal
In a Bind
Jibbergiggle (spouting nonsense for fun)
Joking Hazard
Justin Bieber: Always Be Mine
Kablamo
Obama Llama (spot the rhyming opportunities in “Donald Trump having a dump” or similar)
Pictionary
The Pretender (subtle deception and misdirection)
Randomise (Draw, act or describe your way to victory)
Scruples
Shout!
Skribble Head
Soundiculous (Beep, cheep, grunt, howl & laugh your way to glory)
Sushi Go Party!
Taboo
Telestrations
Tired of London
Totally Outrageous Drinking Games
True Colors – think you know your friends? guess who will vote as you predict
Twister
Weird Things Humans Search (really you won’t believe it)
When I Dream
Who am I?
Unlock! Escape Adventures

Social Deduction games
Avalon
The Chameleon (try and mix in with the crowd so no-one can tell you haven’t a clue in this word game)
Coup
Deception: Murder in Hong Kong
Dracula’s Feast – with Cthulhu & Friends expansion
Mafia de Cuba
Manipulate
Mascarade
Murder Mystery Party
One Night Ultimate Werewolf
Orphan Black the Card Game
The Pact: The Werewolves of Miller’s Hollow
Panic Station
Project Airlock
Spyfall
Spyfall 2
Two Rooms & a Boom
Werewolf

Physical / Dexterity games
Bandu (aka Bausack)
Booby Trap
Bop it!
Bucket King 3D
Camp Rock Dance Mat
Catch the Moon (Décrocher la Lune)
Connect 4
Connect 4 (mini 4-in-a-row)
Corks
Crazy Cubes – World Football Stars
Dance Maker 2 – Dance Mat
Don’t Rock The Boat
Downfall
Fun Farm
Ghost Blitz (grab ghost, book, bottle, mouse or armchair quicker than anyone else)
Humpty Dumpty’s Wall Game
Ice Cool
Jenga
Jenga Tetris
Jungle Speed
Junk Art
Ker-plunk
Looping Louis
Make 7
Manic Martians
Monster Surgery
Mousetrap
Noodle Game (use chopsticks to steal noodles)
OK Play (like connect 4, but flat on the table)
Operation
Pitch Car
Plop!
Rainbow Rush (some rainbows are a bit wrong, some are very wrong)
Rhino Hero
Rhino Hero Super Battle
Rugby Conversion
Simon Flash
Skull Island Adventure
Spring Fever
Tetris tower 3D
Tokyo Highway
Toru
Visionary
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
Anomia
Blockbusters the ITV quiz game
Catchphrase the DVD game
Confident?
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 Knows Where?
Who Wants to be a Millionaire
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



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 …..

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