The best games presented at the Spiel 2010 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 2010" 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 2010 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.

More info about game fair "Spiel" is available on official game website.

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Spiel-Messe Essen from other years

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List with the top100 new releases of Spiel'10:

This list was last updated on February 24, 2021. We compared 420 board games for this list and selected the top 30. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. Dixit: Quest

    All details for the board game Dixit: Quest and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award.

    More details for Dixit: Quest
    • Players3 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    😕 Questionable price18€ atAmazon.de
  2. Dominion: Prosperity

    All details for the board game Dominion: Prosperity and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Dominion: Prosperity
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  3. 7 Wonders

    All details for the board game 7 Wonders and similar games

    Nominated for 33 awards and won 19.

    Kennerspiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for 7 Wonders
    • Players2 - 7 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    💸 Too expensive!55€ atAmazon.de
  4. The Castles of Burgundy

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

    Nominated for 8 awards and won 2.

    More details for The Castles of Burgundy
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 - 90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for The Castles of Burgundy

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "The Castles of Burgundy" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "The Castles of Burgundy" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  5. The Resistance

    All details for the board game The Resistance and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for The Resistance
    • Players5 - 10 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    💸 Too expensive!18€ atAmazon.de
  6. King of Tokyo

    All details for the board game King of Tokyo and similar games

    Nominated for 19 awards and won 7.

    More details for King of Tokyo
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!34€ atAmazon.de
  7. Survive: Escape from Atlantis!

    All details for the board game Survive: Escape from Atlantis! and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 - 60 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  8. Biblios

    All details for the board game Biblios and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Biblios
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  9. Memoir '44: Winter Wars

    All details for the board game Memoir '44: Winter Wars and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime45 - 90 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  10. Perudo

    All details for the board game Perudo and similar games

    Nominated for 3 awards and won 3.

    Spiel des Jahres 1993

    More details for Perudo
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime15 - 30 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  11. Small World: Be Not Afraid...

    All details for the board game Small World: Be Not Afraid... and similar games
    • Players2 - 5 Players
    • Playtime40 - 80 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  12. Takenoko

    All details for the board game Takenoko and similar games

    Nominated for 16 awards and won 6.

    More details for Takenoko
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!30€ atAmazon.de

    Video reviews for Takenoko

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Takenoko" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Takenoko" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  13. Neue Welten

    All details for the board game Neue Welten and similar games
    • Players3 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    🔥 Great price!15€ atAmazon.de
  14. Spot it!

    All details for the board game Spot it! and similar games

    Nominated for 5 awards and won 2.

    More details for Spot it!
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age7+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
    👍 Good price!10€ atAmazon.de
  15. Hive: The Ladybug

    All details for the board game Hive: The Ladybug and similar games
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  16. Ghost Blitz

    All details for the board game Ghost Blitz and similar games

    Nominated for 6 awards and won 1.

    More details for Ghost Blitz
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  17. Hive

    All details for the board game Hive and similar games

    Nominated for 4 awards and won 2.

    More details for Hive
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime20 Minutes
    • Age9+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  18. Animal Upon Animal: Balancing Bridge

    All details for the board game Animal Upon Animal: Balancing Bridge and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age5+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  19. Roll Through the Ages: The Late Bronze Age

    All details for the board game Roll Through the Ages: The Late Bronze Age and similar games
    • Players1 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 - 45 Minutes
    • Age8+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  20. Memoir '44: Disaster at Dieppe

    All details for the board game Memoir '44: Disaster at Dieppe and similar games
    • Players2 - 8 Players
    • Playtime90 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  21. Freeze

    All details for the board game Freeze and similar games
    • Players4 - 10 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  22. Lords of Vegas

    All details for the board game Lords of Vegas and similar games

    Nominated for 2 awards.

    More details for Lords of Vegas
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 90 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Lords of Vegas

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Lords of Vegas" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Lords of Vegas" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  23. Space Alert: The New Frontier

    All details for the board game Space Alert: The New Frontier and similar games
    • Players1 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age13+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium
    👍 Good price!18€ atAmazon.de
  24. Agricola

    All details for the board game Agricola and similar games

    Nominated for 25 awards and won 14.

    Spiel des Jahres 2008

    More details for Agricola
    • Players1 - 5 Players
    • Playtime30 - 150 Minutes
    • Age12+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: hard
    👍 Good price!45€ atAmazon.de
  25. Formula D: Circuits 3 – Singapore & The Docks

    All details for the board game Formula D: Circuits 3 – Singapore & The Docks and similar games
    • Players2 - 10 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
  26. Kariba

    All details for the board game Kariba and similar games
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age6+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: very easy
  27. Letters from Whitechapel

    All details for the board game Letters from Whitechapel and similar games
    • Players2 - 6 Players
    • Playtime60 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: medium

    Video reviews for Letters from Whitechapel

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Letters from Whitechapel" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Letters from Whitechapel" von "Shut Up & Sit Down"Sprache
  28. Catan

    All details for the board game Catan and similar games

    Nominated for 9 awards and won 7.

    Spiel des Jahres 1995

    More details for Catan
    • Players3 - 4 Players
    • Playtime60 - 120 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    👍 Good price!24€ atAmazon.de
  29. Forbidden Island

    All details for the board game Forbidden Island and similar games

    Nominated for 13 awards and won 5.

    Nominated for Spiel des Jahres 2011

    More details for Forbidden Island
    • Players2 - 4 Players
    • Playtime30 Minutes
    • Age10+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy

    Video reviews for Forbidden Island

    • YouTube Review vom Spiel "Forbidden Island" von "BoardGameGeek"
      YouTube Review vom Spiel "Forbidden Island" von "BoardGameGeek"Sprache
  30. Mr. Jack Pocket

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

    Nominated for 3 awards.

    More details for Mr. Jack Pocket
    • Players2 Players
    • Playtime15 Minutes
    • Age14+ years old
    • ComplexityComplexity: easy
    😕 Questionable price18€ atAmazon.de

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