The best games based on Comics 2021

Looking for a really good game based on comics? Then we have just the thing: our list of the best games based on comics 2021.

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 2021

This list was last updated on October 20, 2021. We compared 294 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
    👍 Good price!34€ atAmazon.de
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet

    All details for the board game Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet and similar games
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet

    • YouTube Review for the game "Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  5. Witness

    All details for the board game Witness and similar games
    • 4 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for Witness

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

    All details for the board game Splendor: Marvel and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  7. 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
  8. Joking Hazard

    All details for the board game Joking Hazard and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • 3 - 10 Players
    • 30 - 90 Minutes
    • 18+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  9. Darksiders: The Forbidden Land

    All details for the board game Darksiders: The Forbidden Land and similar games
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 90 - 180 Minutes
    • 16+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  10. 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
  11. 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!18€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for The Crusoe Crew

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Crusoe Crew" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  12. 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
  13. Start Player

    All details for the board game Start Player and similar games
    • 2 - 99 Players
    • 1 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  14. 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
  15. DC Comics Deck-Building Game

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

    Nominated for 1 award.

    🔥 Deal: 6% 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!75€ atAmazon.de
  16. 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
    👍 Good price!14€ atAmazon.de
  17. DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Confrontations

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Confrontations and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 15+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. Hocus & Pocus: L'épreuve des Fabulins

    All details for the board game Hocus & Pocus: L'épreuve des Fabulins and similar games
    • Immediately playable
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de
  21. 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
  22. Codenames: Marvel

    All details for the board game Codenames: Marvel and similar games
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable

    Video reviews for Codenames: Marvel

    • YouTube Review for the game "Codenames: Marvel" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  23. Judge Dredd: Helter Skelter

    All details for the board game Judge Dredd: Helter Skelter and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  24. 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

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

    • YouTube Review for the game "Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. Sentinels of the Multiverse

    All details for the board game Sentinels of the Multiverse and similar games
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Sentinels of the Multiverse

    • YouTube Review for the game "Sentinels of the Multiverse" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  30. DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Rivals – Batman vs The Joker

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Rivals – Batman vs The Joker and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 15+ years old
    • Easy to learn

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