The best games from Steve Jackson 🇺🇸👨 2021

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

Who is Steve Jackson anyway?

Steve Jackson has been designing dice, card & board games since 1977. The game designer hails from Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA🇺🇸, was born in 1953 and currently lives in Austin, Texas, USA🇺🇸. He is also known as Vargskol Halfblood.

Jackson's first game Ogre he developed in 1977 at the age of 24 - so he has been designing games for over 44 years. Famous Jackson games are for example Munchkin, Zombie Dice & Illuminati.

First degree completed, second dropped out

Steve Jackson earned his bachelor's degree in biology and political science from Rice University in Houston, studied law for two years at the University of Texas, but dropped out in favor of a career as a game designer.

First employee, then game company founder

He first worked for many years at Metagaming Concepts, where he developed the wargame Ogre (focusing on battles between robot tanks in the future) and the fantasy role-playing game The Fantasy Trip, among others. In 1980, he left to found Steve Jackson Games, for which he designed many games, such as Car Wars (futuristic car combat wargame inspired by movies like Interceptor), GURPS (popular generic role-playing game rulebook), and Munchkin (humorous card game parodying the world of role-playing games).

How good are "Steve Jackson" games?

There are 0 games by Steve Jackson in our Top1000 games list, making Jackson the #707 best game author out of a total of 708 authors in our database.

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List of best games by Steve Jackson 2021

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

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

This list was last updated on July 13, 2021. We compared 72 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Zombie Dice Horde Edition

    All details for the board game Zombie Dice Horde Edition and similar games
    • Players2 - 99 Players
    • Playtime10 - 20 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!17€ atAmazon.de
  2. Batman: The Animated Series Dice Game

    All details for the board game Batman: The Animated Series Dice Game and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime10 - 20 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy

    Video reviews for Batman: The Animated Series Dice Game

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Batman: The Animated Series Dice Game" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Batman: The Animated Series Dice Game" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  3. Munchkin Christmas Lite

    All details for the board game Munchkin Christmas Lite and similar games
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!80€ atAmazon.de
  4. Ogre / G.E.V.

    All details for the board game Ogre / G.E.V. and similar games
    • Players1 - 3 Players
    • Playtime30 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  5. Melee & Wizard

    All details for the board game Melee & Wizard and similar games
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  6. Ogre Miniatures

    All details for the board game Ogre Miniatures and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!72€ atAmazon.de
  7. Dino Hunt Dice

    All details for the board game Dino Hunt Dice and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime10 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  8. Ogre

    All details for the board game Ogre and similar games
    • Players1 - 3 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. Munchkin Pathfinder

    All details for the board game Munchkin Pathfinder and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  10. Munchkin Shakespeare Deluxe

    All details for the board game Munchkin Shakespeare Deluxe and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Munchkin Shakespeare Deluxe
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Munchkin Shakespeare Deluxe

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Munchkin Shakespeare Deluxe" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Munchkin Shakespeare Deluxe" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  11. Munchkin Conan

    All details for the board game Munchkin Conan and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  12. Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    All details for the board game Munchkin Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  13. Munchkin Cthulhu

    All details for the board game Munchkin Cthulhu and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!17€ atAmazon.de
  14. Munchkin Oz

    All details for the board game Munchkin Oz and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!24€ atAmazon.de
  15. Munchkin Adventure Time

    All details for the board game Munchkin Adventure Time and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. Chez Goth

    All details for the board game Chez Goth and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  17. Munchkin Steampunk

    All details for the board game Munchkin Steampunk and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  18. Munchkin Legends Deluxe

    All details for the board game Munchkin Legends Deluxe and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!30€ atAmazon.de
  19. Chez Greek

    All details for the board game Chez Greek and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Chez Greek
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age18+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  20. Star Munchkin

    All details for the board game Star Munchkin and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Star Munchkin
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!17€ atAmazon.de
  21. Munchkin 1+2

    All details for the board game Munchkin 1+2 and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 150 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  22. Munchkin Gloom

    All details for the board game Munchkin Gloom and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!32€ atAmazon.de
  23. Munchkin Zombies

    All details for the board game Munchkin Zombies and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  24. Deluxe G.E.V.

    All details for the board game Deluxe G.E.V. and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  25. Munchkin Apocalypse

    All details for the board game Munchkin Apocalypse and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  26. Munchkin Booty

    All details for the board game Munchkin Booty and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  27. Ninja Burger: Secret Ninja Death Touch Edition

    All details for the board game Ninja Burger: Secret Ninja Death Touch Edition and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  28. Munchkin

    All details for the board game Munchkin and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Munchkin
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  29. Illuminati

    All details for the board game Illuminati and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime60 - 180 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    🔥 Great price!80€ atAmazon.de
  30. Munchkin 7+8

    All details for the board game Munchkin 7+8 and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 - 90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!17€ atAmazon.de

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