The best board games of the 40s 2021

Looking for a board game classic from the 40s? We have compared the best board games from the 1940s and listed them in an overview.

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The best board game classics from the 40s

In this overview, we've listed the best board games from the 1940s that you can 2021 still buy on Amazon:

This list was last updated on July 13, 2021. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Subbuteo

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    πŸ”₯ Deal: 7% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    πŸ”₯ Great price!41€ atAmazon.de
  2. Super Farmer

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    Nominated for 3 awards and won 3.

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    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  3. Stratego

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

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    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    πŸ‘ Good price!28€ atAmazon.de
  4. Scrabble

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    πŸ”₯ Deal: 45% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
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    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    πŸ”₯ Great price!18€ atAmazon.de
  5. Clue

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    Kinderspiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for Clue
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Clue

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Clue" von "BoardGameGeek"
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  6. Qubic

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    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  7. Electric Football

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    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  8. Game of the States

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    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  9. Labyrinth

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    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    πŸ‘ Good price!23€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Labyrinth

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Labyrinth" von "BoardGameGeek"
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