All "Spiel des Jahres๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช 1990" game award winners & nominees in comparison 2021

The "Spiel des Jahres" jury has determined the winner for Spiel des Jahres ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช1990 - they also published the list of nominees for the year of 1990. But which are really the best games of the 1990 vintage? We compared all the winners and nominees and sorted them by quality.

Game of the Year ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช 1990 Winners

  • Spiel des Jahres 1990 (Game of the Year):
    Hoity Toity
  • Kennerspiel des Jahres 1990 (Connoisseur's game of the year):
    (exists only since 2011)
  • Kinderspiel des Jahres 1990 (Children's game of the year):
    My Haunted Castle

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"-1990 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 1990 games

Enclosed you find a comparison of all Spiel des Jahres 1990 games, which you can still buy in 2021:

This list was last updated on September 1, 2021. We compared 9 board games for this list and selected the top 8. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Mahรฉ

    All details for the board game Mahรฉ and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Mahรฉ
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  2. Favoriten

    All details for the board game Favoriten and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age9+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  3. Hoity Toity

    All details for the board game Hoity Toity and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 2.

    Spiel des Jahres 1990

    More details for Hoity Toity
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  4. My Haunted Castle

    All details for the board game My Haunted Castle and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Spiel des Jahres 1990

    More details for My Haunted Castle
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  5. Life Style

    All details for the board game Life Style and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 3.

    Spiel des Jahres 1990

    More details for Life Style
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age16+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  6. Tutankhamen's Revenge

    All details for the board game Tutankhamen's Revenge and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  7. New Orleans Big Band

    All details for the board game New Orleans Big Band and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  8. Lancelot

    All details for the board game Lancelot and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

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