The best games from Dirk Henn 🇩🇪👨 2021

Looking for a really good game from game designer Dirk Henn 👨? Then we have just the thing: the list with the best Dirk Henn games 2021.

Who is Dirk Henn anyway?

Dirk Henn has been designing dice, card & board games since 1992. The game designer hails from Bendorf, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland🇩🇪, was born in 1960 and currently lives in Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland🇩🇪.

Henn's first games "Al Capone" (later published as "Alhambra"), "Hopfen und Malz", "Spekulation" & "Texas" he developed in 1992 at the age of 32 - so he has been designing games for over 29 years. Famous Henn games are for example Alhambra, Shogun & Metro.

Own games = own publishing house

Henn was already a passionate gamer in his childhood. He began to implement his own ideas at an early age. In 1992, the time had come: together with his later wife Barbara Weber, he founded the games publisher db-spiele (abbreviation for Dirk and Barbara) - also known as the "games factory in the living room". His wife contributed the graphics. The games were still produced by hand until the end of the 2000s.

How good are "Dirk Henn" games?

There are 3 games by Dirk Henn in our Top1000 games list, making Henn the #94 best game author out of a total of 708 authors in our database.

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List of best games by Dirk Henn 2021

In this list we have listed the best board games that Dirk Henn either designed himself - or was involved in designing.

Unfortunately, not all of Dirk Henn's games are currently available. In the following list you can find all dice, board & card games by Dirk Henn that you can buy 2021:

This list was last updated on July 13, 2021. We compared 26 board games for this list and selected the top 17. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Alhambra

    All details for the board game Alhambra and similar games

    Nominated for 10 awards and won 4.

    Spiel des Jahres 2003

    More details for Alhambra
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  2. Show Manager

    All details for the board game Show Manager and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  3. Metro

    All details for the board game Metro and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Metro
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!30€ atAmazon.de
  4. Cable Car

    All details for the board game Cable Car and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 - 45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!25€ atAmazon.de
  5. Atlantic Star

    All details for the board game Atlantic Star and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  6. Shogun

    All details for the board game Shogun and similar games

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 2.

    🔥 Deal: 40% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for Shogun
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime90 - 120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    🔥 Great price!60€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Shogun

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Shogun" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Shogun" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  7. High Tide

    All details for the board game High Tide and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime25 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!20€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for High Tide

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "High Tide" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "High Tide" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  8. Granada

    All details for the board game Granada and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!30€ atAmazon.de
  9. The Gardens of the Alhambra

    All details for the board game The Gardens of the Alhambra and similar games
    🔥 Deal: 10% cheaper than the best Geizhals deal, likely for a short time only!
    More details for The Gardens of the Alhambra
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!27€ atAmazon.de
  10. Eketorp

    All details for the board game Eketorp and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  11. Shogun Big Box

    All details for the board game Shogun Big Box and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime120 - 150 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!107€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Shogun Big Box

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Shogun Big Box" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Shogun Big Box" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  12. Timbuktu

    All details for the board game Timbuktu and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    🔥 Great price!35€ atAmazon.de
  13. Neptun

    All details for the board game Neptun and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    🔥 Great price!20€ atAmazon.de
  14. Wallenstein Big Box

    All details for the board game Wallenstein Big Box and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime90 - 120 Minutes
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  15. Colonia

    All details for the board game Colonia and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  16. Hexenstich

    All details for the board game Hexenstich and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  17. Immortals

    All details for the board game Immortals and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime120 - 150 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

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