The best games from Stefan Feld 🇩🇪👨 2024

Looking for a really good game from game designer Stefan Feld 👨? Then we have just the thing: the list with the best Stefan Feld games 2024.

Who is Stefan Feld anyway?

Stefan Feld has been designing dice, card & board games since 2005. The game designer comes from Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany🇩🇪, was born in 1970 and currently lives in Gengenbach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany🇩🇪. He has been teaching at the local high school since 1999 - he became principal in 2014. Feld is married and has one son.

Game developer since childhood

Feld started developing games in his childhood. His first real game is Roma/Revolte in Rom which was released in 2005 at the age of 35 - so he has been designing games for over 19 years of games. Famous field games include The Castles of Burgundy, Trajan & Notre Dame.

How good are "Stefan Feld" games?

There are 18 games by Stefan Feld in our Top1000 games list, making Feld the #4 best game author out of a total of 708 authors in our database.

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List of best games by Stefan Feld 2024

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

Unfortunately, not all of Stefan Feld's games are currently available. In the following list you can find all dice, board & card games by Stefan Feld that you can buy 2024:

This list was last updated on July 8, 2024. We compared 44 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition

    All details for the board game The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition and similar games

    The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition revitalizes Stefan Feld's classic strategy game for 1-4 players, where participants embody aristocrats managing their princedoms. This special edition, a collaboration between Ravensburger and Awaken Realms, elevates the game with a full art redesign, premium materials, and enhanced components, offering a luxurious playing experience as players build their settlements, castles, and engage in trade.

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    More details for The Castles of Burgundy: Special Edition
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 70 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  2. The Castles of Burgundy

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    The Castles of Burgundy is a strategy board game set in the Burgundy region of High Medieval France, where players assume the roles of aristocrats controlling small princedoms. The game combines tile placement and dice rolling mechanics to offer a rich and strategic experience.

    More details for The Castles of Burgundy
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 70 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  3. The Castles of Burgundy

    All details for the board game The Castles of Burgundy and similar games

    The Castles of Burgundy is set in the medieval Burgundy region of France, where players assume the roles of aristocrats seeking to expand their princedoms. The game revolves around building settlements, constructing castles, engaging in river trade, mining for silver, and utilizing travelers' knowledge.

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 2.

    More details for The Castles of Burgundy
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 90 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for The Castles of Burgundy

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Castles of Burgundy" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  4. Carpe Diem

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    In Carpe Diem, players step into the roles of wealthy patricians in ancient Rome, striving to build prosperous city districts and accumulate prestigious points. Designed by the accomplished game designer Stefan Feld, this board game offers a unique and engaging gaming experience.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kennerspiel des Jahres 2019

    More details for Carpe Diem
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 75 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  5. The Castles of Burgundy: The Dice Game

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    The Castles of Burgundy: The Dice Game is a streamlined, dice-driven version of the acclaimed strategy game The Castles of Burgundy. This adaptation retains the essence of expanding territorial estates through strategic decisions but transitions the gameplay into a fast-paced, roll-and-write format.

    More details for The Castles of Burgundy: The Dice Game
    • 1 - 5 Players
    • 15 - 30 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for The Castles of Burgundy: The Dice Game

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Castles of Burgundy: The Dice Game" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  6. The Castles of Tuscany

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    The Castles of Tuscany is set in the picturesque region of Tuscany during the 15th century, where you, as an influential prince, aim to expand your domain during the Italian Renaissance. Through strategic card play, you'll support the growth of towns, villages, and monasteries, extract marble, and transport goods, all to see your lands prosper and score victory points.

    More details for The Castles of Tuscany
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 45 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  7. Bruges

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    Bruges is a strategic board game set in the bustling 15th-century city of Bruges, known for its thriving culture and commerce. The game revolves around the theme of merchant competition and maintaining influence in this wealthy Belgian Hanseatic city.

    Nominated for 9 awards and won 2.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kennerspiel des Jahres 2013

    More details for Bruges
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 13+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  8. Notre Dame: 10th Anniversary

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 75 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Notre Dame: 10th Anniversary

    • YouTube Review for the game "Notre Dame: 10th Anniversary" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  9. Notre Dame

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    Notre Dame is a strategic board game set in 14th century Paris, where players assume the roles of heads of influential families vying for prosperity and reputation around the iconic Notre Dame cathedral.

    Nominated for 8 awards.

    More details for Notre Dame
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 75 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  10. Arena: Roma II

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    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Arena: Roma II
    • 2 Players
    • 30 - 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  11. The Speicherstadt

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    The Speicherstadt is an auction card game set in the historic warehouse district of Hamburg around 1900, where players take on the roles of wholesalers trying to acquire goods and fulfill contracts for victory points. The game, designed by Stefan Feld, is known for its unique bidding mechanic and strategic depth.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for The Speicherstadt
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  12. Roma

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    Roma is a strategic card and dice game set in ancient Rome, amidst a backdrop of political turmoil and power struggles. Players must cleverly use a variety of powerful cards, like the Tower and Praetorian Guard for defense or the Consul and Tribune for more subtle maneuvers, to gain the upper hand. The game is uniquely driven by a combination of card placement and dice rolling. Cards are placed at stations numbered 1-6, and players use dice rolled each turn to activate these stations and utilize the card effects for tactical advantage. These effects can manipulate gameplay, generate money, or grant victory points. The game ends when all victory points in play have been claimed, and the player with the most victory points emerges victorious. Additionally, Roma can be combined with its sequel, Arena: Roma II, for varied gameplay experiences.

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Roma
    • 2 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Roma

    • YouTube Review for the game "Roma" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  13. Kokopelli

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    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 40 - 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  14. Marrakesh

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    Nominated for 6 awards.

    More details for Marrakesh
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 120 Minutes
    • 14+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  15. La Isla

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    La Isla is a strategic board game that immerses players in the role of explorers on an uncharted island. The objective is to capture and study various animal species, leveraging resources and scientific planning to earn points. The game combines elements of tile placement, resource management, and set collection, offering a rich and engaging experience.

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for La Isla
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  16. Amerigo

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    Amerigo takes players on an adventurous journey with the famed explorer Amerigo Vespucci, as they discover new lands in South America, establish trading routes, and build settlements. The game stands out with its unique cube tower mechanic, which adds an element of surprise and strategy to the gameplay.

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Amerigo
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  17. Spiel mit Lukas: Dribbel-Fieber

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    • 2 Players
    • 20 Minutes
    • 6+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  18. It Happens..

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  19. Trajan

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    Trajan is a sophisticated board game set in ancient Rome, where players aim to expand their influence across various aspects of Roman society. Renowned for its unique central mechanism and strategic depth, the game is a creation of acclaimed designer Stefan Feld.

    Nominated for 9 awards and won 2.

    More details for Trajan
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 60 - 120 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Hard to learn

    Video reviews for Trajan

    • YouTube Review for the game "Trajan" by Shut Up & Sit Down
      Video is in English
  20. The Castles of Burgundy: The Card Game

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    The Castles of Burgundy: The Card Game is a strategic and engaging card game that transports players to the Loire Valley in the aftermath of the Hundred Years' War. As princes of this prosperous region, players work to elevate their estates to new heights of prosperity and renown. This game is the first in the Alea very small box series, offering a compact yet rich gameplay experience.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for The Castles of Burgundy: The Card Game
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 - 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for The Castles of Burgundy: The Card Game

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Castles of Burgundy: The Card Game" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  21. Macao

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    In the late 17th century, amid the enigmatic aura of Macao, a bustling port city on China's southern coast, adventure and opportunity beckon. Macao, a board game set in this Portuguese trading post of the Far East, casts players as bold and enterprising adventurers. As captains, governors, craftsmen, or scholars, they face a plethora of thrilling tasks and challenges. The key to success lies in navigating this world of opportunity with sagacity, strategy, and vision. Will you emerge as the most prestigious figure in Macao?

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    More details for Macao
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 50 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for Macao

    • YouTube Review for the game "Macao" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  22. In the Year of the Dragon

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    In the Year of the Dragon is a strategic board game designed by Stefan Feld, set in ancient China around the year 1000. The game is known for its challenging gameplay that combines resource management, strategic planning, and crisis management.

    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for In the Year of the Dragon
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 75 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  23. In the Year of the Dragon: 10th Anniversary

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 75 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  24. The Oracle of Delphi

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    The Oracle of Delphi, designed by Stefan Feld, is a thematic board game that takes players on a mythical journey across the Aegean Sea. In this game, participants compete to win the favor of Zeus, the Greek god of thunder and sky, by completing twelve legendary tasks. These tasks include erecting statues, building sanctuaries, making offerings, and slaying monsters, all in a quest to prove their worthiness to ascend to Olympus.

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for The Oracle of Delphi
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 70 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty

    Video reviews for The Oracle of Delphi

    • YouTube Review for the game "The Oracle of Delphi" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  25. Strasbourg

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    Strasbourg is a strategic board game set in the 15th-century political landscape of Strasbourg, where the influence of craftsmen guilds is paramount. Players assume the roles of heads of rising families, vying to secure their place in various guilds. Success in this game hinges on the astute management of influence points, which are crucial for advancing family members as apprentices, assistants, or master craftsmen — if you can afford the admission fees. However, the power of the church and nobility should not be overlooked, as they play a critical role in the city’s dynamics.

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kennerspiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for Strasbourg
    • 3 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  26. Rum & Pirates

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    Nominated for 2 awards.

    ⭐️ Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2006

    More details for Rum & Pirates
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 60 Minutes
    • 9+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  27. Rialto

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    Rialto sets players in the heart of Venice, competing to gain the most victory points through strategic council placements, bridge and gondola constructions, and advantageous building developments across six districts. The game unfolds over six rounds, each encapsulating phases for card acquisition, playing cards for actions, and activating building powers.

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Rialto
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Medium difficulty
  28. The Name of the Rose

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    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 75 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  29. Jórvík

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    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Jórvík
    • 2 - 5 Players
    • 45 - 90 Minutes
    • 10+ years old
    • Easy to learn

    Video reviews for Jórvík

    • YouTube Review for the game "Jórvík" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English
  30. Bonfire

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    Bonfire is a strategic board game set in a mystical world where players, as groups of gnomes, strive to reignite extinguished bonfires to bring light back to their cities. The game revolves around completing tasks given by the guardians of light to prove your worth and earn their trust.

    Nominated for 5 awards.

    More details for Bonfire
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 70 - 100 Minutes
    • 12+ years old
    • Hard to learn

    Video reviews for Bonfire

    • YouTube Review for the game "Bonfire" by BoardGameGeek
      Video is in English

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