All "Spiel des Jahres๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช 1996" game award winners & nominees in comparison 2021

The "Spiel des Jahres" jury has determined the winner for Spiel des Jahres ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช1996 - they also published the list of nominees for the year of 1996. But which are really the best games of the 1996 vintage? We compared all the winners and nominees and sorted them by quality.

Game of the Year ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช 1996 Winners:

  • Spiel des Jahres 1996 (Game of the Year):
    El Grande
  • Kennerspiel des Jahres 1996 (Connoisseur's game of the year):
    (exists only since 2011)
  • Kinderspiel des Jahres 1996 (Children's game of the year):
    Vier zu mir!

All other "Spiel des Jahres" years & awards.

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

  • by year
  • the best "Spiel des Jahres" winners of all years together
  • the best "Spiel des Jahres" nominations
  • all "Kennerspiel des Jahres" winners
  • all "Kinderspiel des Jahres" winners

Spiel des Jahres nominations and recommendations are also excellent

In our "Spiel des Jahres"-1996 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 1996 games

Enclosed you find a comparison of all Spiel des Jahres 1996 games, which you can still buy in 2021:

This list was last updated on February 27, 2021. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. PitchCar

    All details for the board game PitchCar and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 2.

    Spiel des Jahres 1996

    More details for PitchCar
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ˜• Questionable price58โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  2. El Grande

    All details for the board game El Grande and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 3.

    Spiel des Jahres 1996

    More details for El Grande
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    ๐Ÿ’ธ Too expensive!70โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  3. Wat'n dat!?

    All details for the board game Wat'n dat!? and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Wat'n dat!?
    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ˜• Questionable price14โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  4. Top Race

    All details for the board game Top Race and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Top Race
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  5. Word-Whiz

    All details for the board game Word-Whiz and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  6. Mรผ & More

    All details for the board game Mรผ & More and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Mรผ & More
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age11+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  7. Gloria Picktoria

    All details for the board game Gloria Picktoria and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    ๐Ÿ”ฅ Great price!15โ‚ฌ atAmazon.de
  8. Campanile

    All details for the board game Campanile and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. Vier zu mir!

    All details for the board game Vier zu mir! and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 2.

    Spiel des Jahres 1996

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Vier zu mir!
    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age5+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  10. Sisimizi

    All details for the board game Sisimizi and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  11. Venice Connection

    All details for the board game Venice Connection and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Spiel des Jahres 1996

    More details for Venice Connection
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  12. Ab die Post!

    All details for the board game Ab die Post! and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

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