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 July 13, 2021. We compared 289 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
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime40 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  2. 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
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 90 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for Marvel Champions: The Card Game

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Marvel Champions: The Card Game" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Marvel Champions: The Card Game" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  3. Exploding Kittens: Party Pack

    All details for the board game Exploding Kittens: Party Pack and similar games
    • Players2 - 10 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  4. Witness

    All details for the board game Witness and similar games
    • Players4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Witness

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Witness" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Witness" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  5. Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet

    All details for the board game Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Love Letter: Infinity Gauntlet" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  6. Splendor: Marvel

    All details for the board game Splendor: Marvel and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  7. Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game

    All details for the board game Legendary: A Marvel Deck Building Game and similar games
    • Players1 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  8. Loup Garou

    All details for the board game Loup Garou and similar games
    • Playtime30 - 130 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  9. Joking Hazard

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    Nominated for 1 award.

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    • Players3 - 10 Players
    • Playtime30 - 90 Minutes
    • Age18+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  10. The Crusoe Crew

    All details for the board game The Crusoe Crew and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!22€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for The Crusoe Crew

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "The Crusoe Crew" von "BoardGameGeek"
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  11. Darksiders: The Forbidden Land

    All details for the board game Darksiders: The Forbidden Land and similar games
    • Players1 - 5 Players
    • Playtime90 - 180 Minutes
    • Age16+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  12. Itchy Feet: the Travel Game

    All details for the board game Itchy Feet: the Travel Game and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime8 - 45 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  13. Start Player

    All details for the board game Start Player and similar games
    • Players2 - 99 Players
    • Playtime1 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  14. DC Comics Deck-Building Game

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age15+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  15. DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Confrontations

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Confrontations and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age15+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. Exploding Kittens: NSFW Deck

    All details for the board game Exploding Kittens: NSFW Deck and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime10 - 20 Minutes
    • Age18+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!14€ atAmazon.de
  17. DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Heroes Unite

    All details for the board game DC Comics Deck-Building Game: Heroes Unite and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age15+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  18. DC Deck-Building Game: Dark Nights – Metal

    All details for the board game DC Deck-Building Game: Dark Nights – Metal and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 - 75 Minutes
    • Age15+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  19. Hocus & Pocus: L'épreuve des Fabulins

    All details for the board game Hocus & Pocus: L'épreuve des Fabulins and similar games
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  20. Space Battle Lunchtime Card Game

    All details for the board game Space Battle Lunchtime Card Game and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  21. Thanos Rising: Avengers Infinity War

    All details for the board game Thanos Rising: Avengers Infinity War and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  22. Judge Dredd: Helter Skelter

    All details for the board game Judge Dredd: Helter Skelter and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  23. Codenames: Marvel

    All details for the board game Codenames: Marvel and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Codenames: Marvel

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Codenames: Marvel" von "BoardGameGeek"
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  24. Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men

    All details for the board game Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  25. Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

    All details for the board game Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Sherlock Holmes: Four Investigations" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  26. Sentinels of the Multiverse

    All details for the board game Sentinels of the Multiverse and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for Sentinels of the Multiverse

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Sentinels of the Multiverse" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Sentinels of the Multiverse" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  27. Bang! The Dice Game: The Walking Dead

    All details for the board game Bang! The Dice Game: The Walking Dead and similar games
    • Players3 - 8 Players
    • Playtime15 - 30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  28. Autumn Harvest: A Tea Dragon Society Game

    All details for the board game Autumn Harvest: A Tea Dragon Society Game and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  29. 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
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age15+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  30. Tears of a Goddess

    All details for the board game Tears of a Goddess and similar games
    • Players1 Players
    • Playtime30 - 130 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

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