All "Spiel des JahresšŸ‡©šŸ‡Ŗ 2007" game award winners & nominees in comparison 2024

The "Spiel des Jahres" jury has determined the winner for Spiel des Jahres šŸ‡©šŸ‡Ŗ2007 - they also published the list of nominees for the year of 2007. But which are really the best games of the 2007 vintage? We compared all the winners and nominees and sorted them by quality.

Game of the Year šŸ‡©šŸ‡Ŗ 2007 Winners

  • Spiel des Jahres 2007 (Game of the Year):
    Zooloretto
  • Kennerspiel des Jahres 2007 (Connoisseur's game of the year):
    (exists only since 2011)
  • Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007 (Children's game of the year):
    Beppo der Bock

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"-2007 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 2007 games

Enclosed you find a comparison of all Spiel des Jahres 2007 games, which you can still buy in 2024:

This list was last updated on March 31, 2024. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Burg Appenzell

    All details for the board game Burg Appenzell and similar games

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 6.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Burg Appenzell
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  2. Thebes

    All details for the board game Thebes and similar games

    Thebes is a board game focused on competitive archaeology, where players assume the roles of archaeologists exploring historical sites across Europe, northern Africa, and the Middle East. The game combines strategy, time management, and a bit of luck, making it an engaging experience for players interested in history and exploration.

    Nominated for 10 awards and won 1.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Thebes
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. Dschungelschatz

    All details for the board game Dschungelschatz and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  4. Zooloretto

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    Zooloretto is a charming and strategic board game where players become zoo managers, tasked with building and managing their own zoos. The goal is to attract the most visitors by creating a diverse and well-organized collection of animals.

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 5.

    ā­ļø Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Zooloretto
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  5. Castle Knights

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    Nominated for 5 awards and won 1.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Castle Knights
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 - 15 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  6. Hop Hop Hooray!

    All details for the board game Hop Hop Hooray! and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Hop Hop Hooray!
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 - 15 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  7. Vikings

    All details for the board game Vikings and similar games

    Vikings is a fast-paced economic board game that, despite its title, focuses more on resource management and strategy than on traditional Viking themes like exploration or combat. The game's standout feature is its unique pricing wheel, which introduces an innovative approach to acquiring resources.

    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for Vikings
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Vikings

    • YouTube Review for the game "Vikings" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  8. WĆ¼rfel Bingo

    All details for the board game WĆ¼rfel Bingo and similar games
    • 1 - 12 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  9. Notre Dame

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    Notre Dame is a strategic board game set in 14th century Paris, where players assume the roles of heads of influential families vying for prosperity and reputation around the iconic Notre Dame cathedral.

    Nominated for 8 awards.

    More details for Notre Dame
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 75 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  10. Yspahan

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    Yspahan is a strategic board game set in 1598, during the period when Yspahan became the capital of the Persian empire. Players take on the roles of merchants in this flourishing city, aiming to maximize their gains through shrewd trading and development. The game stands out for its unique combination of dice-driven actions and multiple paths to victory.

    Nominated for 8 awards.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    ā­ļø Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Yspahan
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. Manimals

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Manimals
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 10 - 20 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  12. The Pillars of the Earth

    All details for the board game The Pillars of the Earth and similar games

    The Pillars of the Earth, inspired by Ken Follett's bestselling novel, is a strategy board game set in the early 13th century, centered around the construction of a grand cathedral in England. This game, part of the Kosmos line of literature-based games, challenges players to contribute to the cathedral's construction while vying for victory points.

    Nominated for 16 awards and won 6.

    More details for The Pillars of the Earth
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 90 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  13. Danger 13

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  14. Beppo der Bock

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    Nominated for 4 awards and won 1.

    ā­ļø Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Beppo der Bock
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  15. 12 Thieves

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for 12 Thieves
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  16. Arkadia

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    Arkadia is a strategic board game centered around the construction of the city and castle of Arkadia. Players take on the roles of builders, utilizing cards, workers, and neutral workers to erect houses and develop the city, intertwined with the growing castle at its heart.

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Arkadia
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  17. Imperial

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    Imperial is a strategy board game that plunges players into the heart of European imperialism. Unlike traditional war or area control games, players in Imperial take on the roles of international investors vying for influence over six major imperial nations. The game stands out for its unique approach to strategy, eschewing the randomness of dice and cards, and instead focusing on the players' abilities to manipulate and control the political landscape of Europe.

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    More details for Imperial
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 120 - 180 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Hard to learn

    Video reviews for Imperial

    • YouTube Review for the game "Imperial" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  18. Heli Hopper

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Heli Hopper
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 15 - 20 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  19. Mein erstes Mitmach-Spiel

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    • 2 - 3 Players
    • 10 Minutes
    • 2+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  20. Die SƤulen von Venedig

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Die SƤulen von Venedig
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  21. Save the Treasure of Fairy Tales

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    Nominated for 3 awards.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Save the Treasure of Fairy Tales
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 - 30 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  22. Alchemist

    All details for the board game Alchemist and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 50 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Alchemist

    • YouTube Review for the game "Alchemist" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  23. Skybridge

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Skybridge
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  24. Enkounter

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    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    More details for Enkounter
    • 1 - 3 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  25. Der kleine Sprechdachs

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  26. Gesagt - getan!

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    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    ā­ļø Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Gesagt - getan!
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  27. Turbulento

    All details for the board game Turbulento and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 Minutes
    • 4+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  28. Was zƤhlt?

    All details for the board game Was zƤhlt? and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  29. Cornu

    All details for the board game Cornu and similar games
    • 3 - 6 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 5+ years old
  30. Ding Dong

    All details for the board game Ding Dong and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 4+ years old

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