The best games from Paul Peterson 👨 2022

Looking for a really good game from game designer Paul Peterson 👨? Then we have just the thing: the list with the best Paul Peterson games 2022.

Who is Paul Peterson anyway?

Paul Peterson has been designing dice, card & board games since 1995. The game designer currently lives in Seattle, USA 🇺🇸.

Peterson's first game was the "Dark Sovereigns" expansion for Vampire: The Eternal Struggle. This he developed in 1995 - so he's been designing games for over 27 years of games. Famous Peterson games include Guillotine & Smash-Up-series.

Beginning of his career

Paul Peterson began his career as a game designer at Wizards of the Coast working on Magic: the Gathering, Pokémon, and his card game Guillotine. Since then, he has moved between the worlds of electronic games and board games. His repertoire ranges from a massively multiplayer role-playing game (MMORPG) to a virtual world for girls to a poker chip collecting game. He also drives a really swanky Mustang.

How good are "Paul Peterson" games?

There are 8 games by Paul Peterson in our Top1000 games list, making Peterson the #22 best game author out of a total of 708 authors in our database.

More information about Peterson

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List of best games by Paul Peterson 2022

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

Unfortunately, not all of Paul Peterson's games are currently available. In the following list you can find all dice, board & card games by Paul Peterson that you can buy 2022:

This list was last updated on September 6, 2022. We compared 30 board games for this list and selected the top 26. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Guillotine

    All details for the board game Guillotine and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Guillotine
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  2. Smash Up: It's Your Fault!

    All details for the board game Smash Up: It's Your Fault! and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. Smash Up: Awesome Level 9000

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Awesome Level 9000 and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  4. Pairs

    All details for the board game Pairs and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Pairs
    • 2 - 8 Players
    • 15 Minutes
    • Immediately playable
  5. Smash Up: Pretty Pretty Smash Up

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Pretty Pretty Smash Up and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  6. Smash Up: Monster Smash

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Monster Smash and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  7. Smash Up: Science Fiction Double Feature

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Science Fiction Double Feature and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  8. Smash Up: Oops, You Did It Again

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Oops, You Did It Again and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  9. Smash Up: What Were We Thinking?

    All details for the board game Smash Up: What Were We Thinking? and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  10. Smash Up

    All details for the board game Smash Up and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 1.

    More details for Smash Up
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. Smash Up: Cease and Desist

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Cease and Desist and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords – Base Set

    All details for the board game Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Rise of the Runelords – Base Set and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  13. Unexploded Cow

    All details for the board game Unexploded Cow and similar games
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 25 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  14. Smash Up: Big in Japan

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Big in Japan and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  15. Smash Up: The Obligatory Cthulhu Set

    All details for the board game Smash Up: The Obligatory Cthulhu Set and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  16. Smash Up: World Tour – International Incident

    All details for the board game Smash Up: World Tour – International Incident and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Easy to learn
    👍 Good price!10€ atAmazon.de
  17. Smash Up: That '70s Expansion

    All details for the board game Smash Up: That '70s Expansion and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
    👍 Good price!10€ atAmazon.de
  18. Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Mummy's Mask – Base Set

    All details for the board game Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Mummy's Mask – Base Set and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  19. Running with the Bulls

    All details for the board game Running with the Bulls and similar games
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 40 - 60 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  20. Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Skull & Shackles – Base Set

    All details for the board game Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Skull & Shackles – Base Set and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
    👍 Good price!45€ atAmazon.de
  21. Smash Up: Munchkin

    All details for the board game Smash Up: Munchkin and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  22. Smash Up: World Tour – Culture Shock

    All details for the board game Smash Up: World Tour – Culture Shock and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  23. Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Wrath of the Righteous – Base Set

    All details for the board game Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Wrath of the Righteous – Base Set and similar games
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  24. Clout Fantasy

    All details for the board game Clout Fantasy and similar games
    • 2 - 6 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  25. The Ninth World: A Skillbuilding Game for Numenera

    All details for the board game The Ninth World: A Skillbuilding Game for Numenera and similar games
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  26. Apocrypha Adventure Card Game: Box One – The World

    All details for the board game Apocrypha Adventure Card Game: Box One – The World and similar games
    • 1 - 6 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Hard to learn

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