The best games based on Comics 2022

Looking for a really good game based on comics? Then we have just the thing: our list of the best games based on comics 2022.

What are games based on comics?

Comic strip games often have themes and storylines based on established comic book characters. Comic book games may have been designed independently or built on established game systems (e.g. HeroClix).

Other comic book universes in board games

We researched a lot of comic based board games and even divided them into special lists. You'll find the games based on the various comic universes below.

Board games based on other media

list of best games based on video games 2022

This list was last updated on July 28, 2022. We compared 1019 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Marvel United

    All details for the board game Marvel United and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    More details for Marvel United
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 40 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  2. Marvel United: X-Men

    All details for the board game Marvel United: X-Men and similar games
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 40 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. Exploding Kittens: Party Pack

    All details for the board game Exploding Kittens: Party Pack and similar games
    • 2 - 10 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  4. Infinity Gauntlet: A Love Letter Game

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    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for Infinity Gauntlet: A Love Letter Game

    • YouTube Review for the game "Infinity Gauntlet: A Love Letter Game" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  5. Marvel Champions: The Card Game

    All details for the board game Marvel Champions: The Card Game and similar games

    Nominated for 11 awards and won 2.

    More details for Marvel Champions: The Card Game
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 90 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Marvel Champions: The Card Game

    • YouTube Review for the game "Marvel Champions: The Card Game" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  6. Witness

    All details for the board game Witness and similar games
    • 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Witness

    • YouTube Review for the game "Witness" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  7. Splendor: Marvel

    All details for the board game Splendor: Marvel and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  8. 5-Minute Marvel

    All details for the board game 5-Minute Marvel and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 5 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  9. Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game

    All details for the board game Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game and similar games
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  10. The Initiative

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

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    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. Darksiders: The Forbidden Land

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    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 90 - 180 Minutes
    • 16+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Hocus & Pocus: L'épreuve des Fabulins

    All details for the board game Hocus & Pocus: L'épreuve des Fabulins and similar games
    • Immediately playable
  13. Joking Hazard

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 3 - 10 Players
    • 30 - 90 Minutes
    • 18+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  14. The Crusoe Crew

    All details for the board game The Crusoe Crew and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    👍 Good price!28€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for The Crusoe Crew

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Crusoe Crew" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  15. Autumn Harvest: A Tea Dragon Society Game

    All details for the board game Autumn Harvest: A Tea Dragon Society Game and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • Immediately playable
  16. Loup Garou

    All details for the board game Loup Garou and similar games
    • 30 - 130 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de
  17. Itchy Feet: the Travel Game

    All details for the board game Itchy Feet: the Travel Game and similar games
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 8 - 45 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  18. DC Comics Deck-Building Game

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    🔥 Deal: 21% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!

    More details for DC Comics Deck-Building Game
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 15+ years old
    • Easy to learn
    🔥 Great price!70€ atAmazon.de
  19. Start Player

    All details for the board game Start Player and similar games
    • 2 - 99 Players
    • 1 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  20. Exploding Kittens: NSFW Deck

    All details for the board game Exploding Kittens: NSFW Deck and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 10 - 20 Minutes
    • 18+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    🔥 Great price!14€ atAmazon.de
  21. DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Heroes Unite

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Heroes Unite and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 15+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  22. DC Deck-Building Game: Dark Nights – Metal

    All details for the board game DC Deck-Building Game: Dark Nights – Metal and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 75 Minutes
    • 15+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  23. DC Deck-Building Game: Confrontations

    All details for the board game DC Deck-Building Game: Confrontations and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 15+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  24. Exploding Minions

    All details for the board game Exploding Minions and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  25. Space Battle Lunchtime Card Game

    All details for the board game Space Battle Lunchtime Card Game and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  26. Thanos Rising: Avengers Infinity War

    All details for the board game Thanos Rising: Avengers Infinity War and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  27. Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations and similar games
    • 1 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

    • YouTube Review for the game "Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  28. Bang! The Dice Game: The Walking Dead

    All details for the board game Bang! The Dice Game: The Walking Dead and similar games
    • 3 - 8 Players
    • 15 - 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  29. Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men

    All details for the board game Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  30. Tears of a Goddess

    All details for the board game Tears of a Goddess and similar games
    • 1 Players
    • 30 - 130 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable

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