The best games released in 1978πŸ“† 2024

Looking for a really good game from the year 1978? Then we have just the thing for you: our recommendation list with the best board games that were newly released in 1978.

More lists from similar periods

A list with the best games from other years can be found at the end of the page.

In addition, we have created several more lists of card & board game awards:

List of the best new games releases in 1978:

This list was last updated on July 8, 2024. We compared 10 board games for this list and selected the top 5. There's also a print version for this list.
  1. This Game is Bonkers!

    All details for the board game This Game is Bonkers! and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 10 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  2. Word Yahtzee

    All details for the board game Word Yahtzee and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 8+ years old
    • Easy to learn
  3. Bismarck (Second Edition)

    All details for the board game Bismarck (Second Edition) and similar games
    • 2 Players
    • 150 - 240 Minutes
    • Medium difficulty
  4. Battlestar Galactica

    All details for the board game Battlestar Galactica and similar games
    • 2 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable
  5. Simon

    All details for the board game Simon and similar games

    Nominated for 1 award and won 1.

    More details for Simon
    • 1 - 4 Players
    • 30 Minutes
    • 7+ years old
    • Immediately playable

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