The best games presented at the Spiel 2006 game fair in Essen, Germany 2021

Are you looking for a good new game? We have compared all the games presented at the game fair "Spiel 2006" in Essen and listed the top100.

Game fair in the German city of Essen

The International Game Days "SPIEL", often called the Essen Game Fair or Essen 2006 after the city where it is held, is an annual four-day board game fair that is also open to the public. Many new games are released at the fair each year, especially (but not exclusively) European-style board games.

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Spiel-Messe Essen from other years

The Essen Game Fair has been held since 1983, we have listed for you both across all game years and listed separately by year at the bottom of the page.

List with the top100 new releases of Spiel'06:

This list was last updated on June 22, 2021. We compared 115 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Ticket to Ride: USA 1910

    All details for the board game Ticket to Ride: USA 1910 and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!14€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Ticket to Ride: USA 1910

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Ticket to Ride: USA 1910" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Ticket to Ride: USA 1910" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  2. Ave Caesar

    All details for the board game Ave Caesar and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 2.

    More details for Ave Caesar
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  3. Taluva

    All details for the board game Taluva and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards.

    More details for Taluva
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!35€ atAmazon.de
  4. Mr. Jack

    All details for the board game Mr. Jack and similar games

    Nominated for 7 awards and won 1.

    More details for Mr. Jack
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age9+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!27€ atAmazon.de
  5. The Werewolves of Miller's Hollow: New Moon

    All details for the board game The Werewolves of Miller's Hollow: New Moon and similar games
    • Players8 - 18 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  6. Verflixxt nochmal

    All details for the board game Verflixxt nochmal and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime35 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  7. Power Grid: Benelux/Central Europe

    All details for the board game Power Grid: Benelux/Central Europe and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  8. Yspahan

    All details for the board game Yspahan and similar games

    Nominated for 8 awards.

    Nominated for Kinderspiel des Jahres 2007

    Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Yspahan
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. Notre Dame

    All details for the board game Notre Dame and similar games

    Nominated for 8 awards.

    More details for Notre Dame
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 - 75 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  10. Traders of Osaka

    All details for the board game Traders of Osaka and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Traders of Osaka
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!18€ atAmazon.de
  11. The Pillars of the Earth

    All details for the board game The Pillars of the Earth and similar games

    Nominated for 16 awards and won 6.

    More details for The Pillars of the Earth
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime90 - 120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  12. Cartagena 2. The Pirate's Nest

    All details for the board game Cartagena 2. The Pirate's Nest and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!50€ atAmazon.de
  13. Perry Rhodan: The Cosmic League

    All details for the board game Perry Rhodan: The Cosmic League and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  14. The Princes of Florence

    All details for the board game The Princes of Florence and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards and won 3.

    More details for The Princes of Florence
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime75 - 100 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!80€ atAmazon.de
  15. Quietville

    All details for the board game Quietville and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    More details for Quietville
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  16. Claim It!

    All details for the board game Claim It! and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime40 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  17. 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
  18. 12 Thieves

    All details for the board game 12 Thieves and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for 12 Thieves
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!27€ atAmazon.de
  19. On the Underground

    All details for the board game On the Underground and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  20. Arkadia

    All details for the board game Arkadia and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2007

    More details for Arkadia
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  21. Relikt

    All details for the board game Relikt and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime40 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de
  22. If Wishes Were Fishes!

    All details for the board game If Wishes Were Fishes! and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards and won 1.

    More details for If Wishes Were Fishes!
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  23. Take It to the Limit!

    All details for the board game Take It to the Limit! and similar games
    • Players1 - 6 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  24. Factory Fun

    All details for the board game Factory Fun and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Factory Fun
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  25. Imperial

    All details for the board game Imperial and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards.

    More details for Imperial
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 - 180 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: hard

    Video reviews for Imperial

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Imperial" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Imperial" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  26. Millionen von Schwalben

    All details for the board game Millionen von Schwalben and similar games
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  27. Himalaya: The 5-6 Player Expansion

    All details for the board game Himalaya: The 5-6 Player Expansion and similar games
    • Players5 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
  28. Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization

    All details for the board game Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime120 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: hard

    Video reviews for Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Through the Ages: A Story of Civilization" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  29. Tal der Abenteuer: Die Schatzsuche im Himalaja

    All details for the board game Tal der Abenteuer: Die Schatzsuche im Himalaja and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    🔥 Great price!65€ atAmazon.de
  30. ConHex

    All details for the board game ConHex and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

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