All "Spiel des Jahres๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช 1989" game award winners & nominees in comparison 2021

The "Spiel des Jahres" jury has determined the winner for Spiel des Jahres ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช1989 - they also published the list of nominees for the year of 1989. But which are really the best games of the 1989 vintage? We compared all the winners and nominees and sorted them by quality.

Game of the Year ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช 1989 Winners

  • Spiel des Jahres 1989 (Game of the Year):
    Cafรฉ International
  • Kennerspiel des Jahres 1989 (Connoisseur's game of the year):
    (exists only since 2011)
  • Kinderspiel des Jahres 1989 (Children's game of the year):
    Gute Freunde

All other "Spiel des Jahres" years & awards

The Spiel des Jahres has been awarded since 1979, we have created several other lists for you:

Spiel des Jahres nominations and recommendations are also excellent

In our "Spiel des Jahres"-1989 list you will find not only the winners, but all games of the recommendation list as well as the nomination list.

List with all Spiel des Jahres 1989 games

Enclosed you find a comparison of all Spiel des Jahres 1989 games, which you can still buy in 2021:

This list was last updated on June 15, 2021. We compared 11 board games for this list and selected the top 10. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Escape from the Hidden Castle

    All details for the board game Escape from the Hidden Castle and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ‘ Good price!16โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  2. Such a Thing?

    All details for the board game Such a Thing? and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ‘ Good price!13โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  3. Breakaway Rider

    All details for the board game Breakaway Rider and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  4. Cafรฉ International

    All details for the board game Cafรฉ International and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Spiel des Jahres 1989

    More details for Cafรฉ International
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  5. Abalone Classic

    All details for the board game Abalone Classic and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Abalone Classic
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  6. Pole Position

    All details for the board game Pole Position and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  7. Magic Dance

    All details for the board game Magic Dance and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  8. Gute Freunde

    All details for the board game Gute Freunde and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    Spiel des Jahres 1989

    More details for Gute Freunde
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age5+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  9. Henne Berta

    All details for the board game Henne Berta and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Spiel des Jahres 1989

    More details for Henne Berta
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime10 - 15 Minutes
    • Age4+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  10. Flieg Dumbo Flieg

    All details for the board game Flieg Dumbo Flieg and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

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